About Us
Miyamoto New Zealand

Miyamoto NZ

Miyamoto New Zealand is a purpose-driven engineering and construction consultancy company focused on commercial solutions that are practical and resilient while effectively managing your risks. We provide integrated, streamlined services that are simpler, quicker, and result in more cost-effective outcomes overall.

At Miyamoto, we are driven by our company’s purpose of saving lives and positively impacting communities. We believe that what we do is vitally important work in the society we live in today, where man-made structures are a fixture in the life of every person.

We are passionate about our work and our clients, and driven to achieve the best possible outcomes for everyone involved. Our range of innovative engineering and construction consultancy services is unique and holistic, specifically tailored to fit New Zealand’s particular needs.

When you engage Miyamoto on your project, you’re engaging an authentic, responsive partner who genuinely cares about the outcome and is passionate about delivering excellence. With our robust Miyamoto International global network and internal expertise to draw on, your project receives the best technical knowledge and service there is. We understand how to design infrastructure, meet safety and commercial needs, and deliver an outstanding product that stands the test of time.

Board of Directors

David Weir

Founding Director & CEO

Nick Regos

Founding Director & CEO

Amir Moshref

Director and Technical Director Structural Engineering

Sam Porter

Finance Miyamoto International

Dr Kit Miyamoto

Principal Miyamoto International

Our Team

Alejandro Amaris

Associate Structural Engineer

Chantelle Bailey

Associate Structural Engineer

Eleanor Bigsby

Structural Engineer

Luke Bradley

Finance Manager

Rory Burke

Geotechnical Engineer

Heather Feast

Drafting Technical Lead

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Kyle Cajis

Drafter

Jefferson Galang

Senior Structural Engineer

Peter Clark

Structural Engineer

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Emma Cody

Geotechnical Engineer

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Charles McDermott

Technical Director – Geotechnical

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Dave McGrath

3D Laser Scanning – Technical Leader

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Bob McKelvey

Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Scott Lange

Structural Engineer

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Natasha O’Hara

Assistant Accountant/Project Coordinator

Isaac Palmer

Senior Structural Engineer

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Mark Raine

Structural/Telco Drafter

Steve Ransley

Registered Building Surveyor

Daniel Ambrose-Segetin

Project Manager, Senior Drafter

Inah Galang

Telecommunications Drafter / Assistant Project Manager

James Searle

Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Vignesh Sivaraman

Structural Engineer

Greg Szakats

Associate Structural Engineer

Eldo Mathew Thampy

Structural Engineer

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Allen Yan

Structural Drafter

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Umair Siddiqui

Structural Engineer – Consultant

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Geoff Bunn

Structural Engineer – Consultant

Ronald Damen

Geotechnical Engineer – Consultant

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Malcolm Futter

Senior Drafter – Consultant

Awards

2022

DBIA’s National Project/Team Awards — National Award — Excellence – County of San Diego Juvenile Justice Facility

DBIA — Award of Merit – Casa Roble High School Student Union

Silicon Valley Business Journal — Structures Honoree for Best Campus – Google Bay View Headquarters

Sacramento Business Journal — Real Estate Projects of the Year awards, Best Recreation – North Natomas Community Center and Aquatics Center

Sacramento Business Journal — Best Real Estate Projects Honoree – The Exchange Sacramento (California Fruit Building Renovation)

2021

DBIA — Regional Award – Casa Roble High School Student Union

DBIA — Design Excellence Award – Casa Roble High School Student Union

San Diego Green Building Council — Sustainability Awards – County of San Diego North Coastal Live Well Center

World Architecture — World Architecture Award Cycle 37 – Double Tree Hotel by Hilton

National American Public Works Association — Project of the Year – Dublin Police & Fire Public Safety Complex

North California American Public Works Association — Structures Award – Dublin Police & Fire Public Safety Complex

APWA SoCal Chapter — Best Award in the Creative & Innovative Category – Park to Playa Pedestrian Bridge

Silicon Valley Business Journal — Structures Award – San Jose Emergency Interim Housing, Bernal and Monterey

2020

DBIA WPR – Design-Build Distinction Award – CSUS University Union

Sacramento Business Journal – Top Mixed-Used/Residential Project – Gio Apartments

Tahoe Chamber – Tallac Achievement Award – Lake Tahoe Community College, Mobility Hub

California Transportation Foundation – Award for the Pedestrian/Bicycle Project of the Year – Park to Playa Pedestrian Bridge

California Preservation Foundation’s Board of Trustees – Preservation Design Award – The Greek Theatre

Sacramento Business Journal – Best Real Estate Project of the Year for the Category: Top Public Project – The Roebbelen Center @ the Grounds

2019

ENR Engineering News Record – Global Best Projects Project of the Year – Gaddi Baithak

ENR Engineering News Record – Best Renovation/Restoration: UNESCO-Site Palace Gaddi Baithak

2016

ENR Engineering News Record – Global Best Restoration/Renovation Project Michaelangelo’s Pieta Rondanini

US Department of Commerce – President’s “E” Award for US Exporters

2015

ENR Engineering News Record – Global Best Restoration/Renovation Project Lycée National de Cité Soleil

2014

ENR Engineering News Record – Global Best Renovation/Repair Project Haiti Yellow House Repair Program

American Society of Civil Engineers – ASCE Outstanding Structural Engineering Project California Family Fitness

Zweig Letter – Zweig White Hot Firm Award #89

Structural Engineers Association of California – Excellence in Structural Engineering, Historic Presentation Healy Brothers Building

Structural Engineering magazine – Rising Stars

2013

Zweig Letter – Zweig White Hot Firm Award #86

Project 7th & H Street Housing Project, American Society of Civil Engineers, California – Outstanding Project of the Year Award (Community Improvement

Pacific Coast Building Conference, San Diego – Gold Nugget Award 7th & H Street Housing Project

2012

New Zealand Planning Institute – Best Practice Award Draft Central City Plan

Project Management Institute of New Zealand – PMI New Zealand Project Manager of the Year Nick Regos

American Society of Civil Engineers, Sacramento – Architectural Project of the Year Award 7th & H Street Housing Project

The American Institute of Architects California Council – Allied Professions Honor Award

Zweig Letter – Zweig White Hot Firm Award #93

Tilt-Up Concrete Association – UCSD East Campus Medical Office Building Tilt-Up Achievement Award

Inc Magazine – Inc. 5000 List of Americas Fastest Growing Companies

Sacramento Business Journal – Fastest-Growing Firm

Zweig Letter – Fastest Growing A/E/P + Environmental Firms in the United States

Woodworks Engineering Wood Design Award – Washington Young Life Family Ranch

2010

American Society of Civil Engineers – California Project of the Year, Metro Gold Line Eastside Extension

SEOCC – LAX Theme Building Award of Excellence in Alteration/Retrofit category

California Preservation Foundation – LAX Theme Building Preservation Technology Award

2009

American Society of Civil Engineers Orange Country – Land Development Project of the Year, Pacific Life

2008

AIA – Honor Awards for Architecture, Griffith Observatory

Rehabilitation Feasibility Study – Office of Historic Preservation Department of Parks and Recreation – Governors Historic Preservation Award for 2008, Hotel Fresno

California Preservation Foundation – Preservation Design Award for Rehabilitation, Antler Hotel

2007

Los Angeles Conservancy – Los Angeles Conservancy Preservation Award, Griffith Observatory