ABOUT US

THE NEW ZEALAND TUNNELLING SOCIETY

The New Zealand Tunnelling Society (NZTS) is a Technical Interest Group of Engineering New Zealand and an affiliate of the Australasian Tunnelling Society (ATS), a Technical Society of Engineers Australia (EA)

 

The NZTS is also an affiliate with

  • The International Tunnelling Association

 

The NZTS aims to advance the knowledge of the New Zealand Tunnelling Industry at a time where New Zealand, particularly Auckland & Christchurch, are experiencing an intensive period of construction with many major private commercial office, hotel & apartment developments, and civil infrastructure projects are planned or under way.

 

The NZTS comprises a wealth of technical knowledge and experience.

 

NZTS membership includes

  • Contractors
  • Designers
  • Client representatives
  • Asset Operators
  • Academics

 

The NZTS comprises engineers who work in industries that utilise or rely on tunnels and is concerned with advancing knowledge and promoting the latest best-practice techniques for all aspects of tunnelling including:

  • design
  • construction
  • use of underground space
  • technical aspects
  • health and Safety
  • sustainability
  • risk management
  • procurement

 

Activities and benefits

The NZTS provides many benefits to its members. As a member you can attend site visits to gain insights and network with peers. You can also partake in charity events for causes that members advocate for (see Joining the NZTS)

 

The NZTS offers resources including technical papers, journals, presentations, tunnelling databases and more. You can utilise and contribute to these resources to gain and promote a better understanding of tunnelling.

 

Are you an engineer with a specialisation or interest in tunnelling?

Join the New Zealand Tunnel Society and stay up-to-date on industry movements, technical skills and professional networking.

CONTACT US

POSTAL ADDRESS

24A Aberfolye Street, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand

  +64 21 476 581

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