Powell Fenwick Consultant Limited is committed to a partnership with the UC Quake Centre to help improve community resilience in Christchurch, and throughout New Zealand, following the devastation of the Canterbury Earthquakes.
Christchurch based engineering consultancy Powell Fenwick provides “a complete range of civil, structural, mechanical, hydraulic, acoustic, electrical and fire engineering services with a major focus on environmentally sustainable design.”*
Powell Fenwick has steadily grown to become one of the largest multi-discipline consultancy companies in Christchurch. The company began in 1938 with consulting engineer and founder Guy Powell, becoming Powell Fenwick and Partners in 1954 in collaboration with Chris Fenwick.
Today, Powell Fenwick boast a highly skilled, experienced and enthusiastic team and remain proud to be locally owned. The directors, who work full time in the company, and the friendly team offer innovative design solutions for many types of projects including; Health Care, Education, Commercial, Industrial and Residential.
With the aim to deliver great service from start to finish they combine high expectations with a realistic approach, sustainable design, an emphasis on cost effectiveness and meeting deadlines. They pride themselves on providing sound technical solutions to challenging problems, exploring all the options with innovative designs and sensible, buildable engineering for the job at hand.
Powell Fenwick are guided by their mission statement, ‘to enjoy giving a friendly quality engineering service,’ to meet the challenges of each project, large or small.
Successfully working throughout New Zealand Powell Fenwick is also currently working on projects relating to the Canterbury rebuild and is proud to partner with UC Quake Centre.