WHAT WE DO
TES has engaged in significant infrastructure and land development projects requiring all aspects of engineering design including roading engineering. We are committed to providing client satisfaction with respect to quality, time and budget deliverables. Our in-house roading expertise includes:
Preparation of construction contract documents, and tender, award and supervision of construction contracts/projects.
Preparation of cost estimates and cost schedules
Utility service investigations
Liaison with utility service providers
Design of storm-water drainage
Pavement surface design and specification, with construction specifications for road pavements.
Design of road widenings
Road realignments, Rehabilitation and Seal Extension
Furthermore, our long established close relationships with structural, planning and roading consulting firms ensures that TES can deliver and excel in relation to delivering multi-discipline projects of all sizes.
STREET LIGHTING DESIGN
Our staff are experts in the field of street lighting design. TES undertakes street lighting analysis and design for the majority of projects for Auckland Transport. Street lighting plans are prepared using the latest street lighting software and luminaire photometric data from suppliers on Auckland Transport’s ‘Approved Luminaires List’ to comply Auckland Transport code of compliance. This ensures street lighting designs are attractive, high quality, easy to maintain, cost effective, and operate safely.
TES undertakes geometric design of roads and footpaths for many of its projects. TES can produce high quality 3D AutoCAD plans which illustrates the alignments, profiles and cross sections that are often required for complex projects to ensure the design is comfortable, safe and complies to standards.
TES staff have supervised the construction of projects varying from small minor safety improvements to major multi-disciplinary construction projects.
PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND SUPERVISION
We have in-depth knowledge of project management / supervision and engineering requirements. Regardless of the size of the project, TES can tailor a project management solution for clients needs. Also, we have experience of managing sub-contractors for large multi-disciplinary projects, including structural engineers, pavement specialists, urban designers, landscape architects, planners, land-surveyors and arborists.
PAVEMENT ROAD WIDENING, REALIGNMENT, AND REHABILITATION
TES are experts in field of investigating and designing pavement road widening and realignments and have undertaken these types of projects throughout Auckland. Our staff frequently liaise with pavement rehabilitation companies to keep an up-to-date knowledge base of their products and practices. In addition TES has access to the RAMM database (Road Assessment and Maintenance Management), and can provide clients with expert analysis on the conditions of road assets and determine when maintenance is required.
TES has considerable experience with stormwater management designs. TES provides a multi-disciplinary approach into creating sustainable urban drainage systems to cover key stormwater concepts such as quantity, quality and aesthetics. TES staff are familiar with most local authorities’ codes of practices and engineering standards, as well as the NIWA Hydrology systems when undertaking catchment analysis. TES has previously undertaken stormwater drainage systems such as kerbs and channels, catchpits, pipes, culverts, swales and other water sensitive designs.
CONTRACT DOCUMENTS, TENDER, AND AWARDS
TES staff have the experience and skills to prepare, administer and award contracts for construction projects, including the preparation of construction contract documents.
COST ESTIMATING / COST SCHEDULES
We undertake cost estimates for many of our projects, ranging from road-marking installations, to road widening, new signalised intersections, and route upgrades.