GWE Knowledge Centre

Discover engineering insights, sustainable building, and stories from the company.

New Zealand Drinking Water Reform, Your Business and Your Private Water Supply


Understanding more about the upcoming Drinking Water reform, and how it affects your business “As a business owner with a private water supply, I am...
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Building for Climate Change, Whole-of-Life Embodied Carbon Emissions Reduction


New Zealand has committed to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. The Building and Construction Sector needs to play its part in meeting this goal as...
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Long white clouds and disquieted countryside


Using engineering nous to tame Aotearoa’s shifting lands. Three years ago a group of geologists gained global notoriety when they, successfully,...
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Waiheke Island – Ignore its geology at your peril.


Obligations, requirements and hazards, with GWE Consulting Any Development on Waiheke Island provides unique challenges at all stages of building;...
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Building a new home on Waiheke?


Your #1 consideration should be water and how you manage it. As islanders, we hopefully all have an appreciation of how lucky we are. And as a...
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Is This The Future Of Wastewater Treatment?


A great message on “The Circular Economy” from the Keynote Speaker Dr Art Umble whose presentation, “A Future for the Wastewater Treatment Industry:...
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Stormwater Resource Consents


Finding it difficult to navigate your way through Council’s rules on stormwater or the requirements for obtaining resource consent for a stormwater...
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