August 23

Kiribati Roading Project Nears Completion

Fraser Thomas formed an association with Roughton International to prepare detailed design for upgrading the main 30km road on the island of Tarawa – the capital of Kiribati, and the main feeder roads. Ian Archer of Fraser Thomas first led the design team, which had to address difficult issues relating to road material availability, drainage, […]


August 23

Tamaki MP Opens Special Needs Housing

Simon O’Connor, MP for Tamaki opened the latest five-unit residential development in Glen Innes on 26 July 2016.  Other guests included Mayor Len Brown. Developments for special needs people have been carried out across New Zealand by Accessible Properties NZ Ltd (APNZL).  This is the first in the Glen Innes area. Fraser Thomas have been […]


July 21

Opening Day for Samoan Consulate and Fale

Fraser Thomas is proud of it’s extensive contribution to this successful Samoan Consulate & Fale project. With Opening Day scheduled for the end of July 2016, this unique 3 year project will be a valuable asset to the Samoan community with easy access to Auckland’s airport and south-western motorway from it’s Badar Drive location in Mangere. The traditional Fale (meeting […]


June 7

Opening of New Sportsfields

As part of Auckland Council’s Sports Field Capacity Development Programme, Fraser Thomas has been involved with the Opaheke Sportsfield development since November 2012.  The Sports Fields were recently opened in May 2016.  They provide the Papakura/Drury region with eight new playing fields, catering for a range of sports such as soccer, rugby and cricket; car parking and […]


June 7

FTL Director Attains Formal Recognition of Contaminated Land Expertise

In May 2016, Dr Sean Finnigan, Environmental Director was successful in his application to become a Certified Environmental Practitioner in Contaminated Land (CEnvP-CL).  The Environment Institute of Australia and New Zealand has initiated the CEnvP-CL process in conjunction with WasteMINZ.  To qualify, practitioners must have at least 10 years experience and go through a rigorous application […]


May 17

Fraser Thomas Commence Business in Viet Nam

Following decades of successful work in Cambodia and Laos, our presence in the south-east Asia region has grown from 2014 to present with the addition of work on rural roads projects in Myanmar, and this year with winning two major assignments in Viet Nam. We will be carrying out the project design and engineering feasibility study for rural […]


April 6

Detailed Structural Analysis using ETABS

Fraser Thomas has been involved in the detailed structural analysis of numerous complex multi-storey buildings for the purposes of new design, seismic analysis, strengthening and alteration works. One of the key tools that Fraser Thomas use to carry out these types of job is the computer software called ETABS. With the sophisticated algorithms of ETABs, […]


March 24

NZ Books for Papua New Guinea Literacy Programme

Half a tonne of books (47 boxes) were sourced by Lorraine Antonovich of Fraser Thomas Ltd (FTL) for shipping to desperately under-stocked school libraries in Papua New Guinea (PNG). After a recent visit to PNG, Lorraine was moved by the lack of resources available to children in rural areas.  Upon her return to New Zealand, […]


March 21

Asbestos Management, Refurbishment and Pre-demolition Surveys of Buildings and Campuses

The Health and Safety Reform Bill has been passed by Parliament and the new law, the Health and Safety at Work Act, will come into effect on 4 April 2016.  The new act regulates work in a number of areas, including asbestos. Asbestos has been used in a wide range of building construction products over […]


March 4


Fraser Thomas has been extensively involved in the design and/or development of multiple sportsfield upgrades within the Auckland region, with Opaheke Sportsfield and Crum Park being two of our most recent projects for Auckland Council. Recently, Fraser Thomas has been sub-contracted by the New Zealand Sports Turf Institute to assist with works on the following […]

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