Professional Development Partners

What is a Professional Development Partner?

A company that's demonstrated a strong commitment to developing their engineering staff and providing continued support to the profession.

How can becoming a Professional Development Partner benefit your organisation?

By gaining our endorsement as a quality assured engineering employer, your organisation can benefit from:

  • Benchmarking your processes against your peers
  • Seeing your employees reach their full potential 
  • Retaining valued employees by offering a career development pathway
  • Developing senior engineers and future leaders
  • Improving business performance through motivated and highly skilled employees
  • Winning new business through a commitment to excellence.

To find out how your organisation can become an employer of choice, email

How do Professional Development Partners benefit engineers?

Strong employer support can improve your professional development. That’s why we recommend you consider one of our Professional Development Partners who offer:

  • Support through the competence-based assessment and registration process
  • Structured mentoring programmes 
  • Professional development programmes for engineering graduates
  • Access to continuing professional development opportunities
  • Engagement with IPENZ and the wider engineering profession
  • Commitment to quality management.

Find out how to take the next step in your engineering career by exploring our diverse group of PDPs.

Our Professional Development Partners

Abley Transportation Consultants

AECOM New Zealand Ltd

Aqualinc Research Ltd

Auckland Council

Auckland Transport


Babbage Consultants Ltd



Calibre Consulting


Davis Ogilvie & Partners Ltd

Dodd Civil Consultants



Ergo Consulting Ltd

Fletcher Construction (Engineering Division)


Fraser Thomas

Fulton Hogan Ltd


Harrison Grierson

HEB Construction

ITL Engineering


Markplan Consulting Ltd

MB Century

McConnell Dowell Constructors Ltd

Mighty River Power

MSC Consulting Group Ltd

MWH New Zealand Ltd

New Plymouth District Council

NZ Transport Agency

Norman, Disney & Young

Opus International Consultants

WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff

Pattle Delamore Partners Ltd


Tonkin + Taylor

Traffic Design Group


Waimakariri District Council

Watercare Services Ltd


Worley Parsons