Canadian Water and Waste Association Utility Excellence Award

April 2012

Opus DaytonKnight were awarded a Canadian Water and Waste Association Utility Excellence Awards for the Metro Vancouver Co-digestion Pilot project. 

New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering

April 2012

Jamie Lester (Structural Engineer) won the Best Practice Paper Award for his work and presentation on the Christchurch Catholic Basilica and Andrew Gaul from the Auckland Structures Team won the Best Student Paper at the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering Conference. 

British Columbia Water and Waste Association, Outstanding Contribution Award

April 2012

Opus DaytonKnight were the recipient of BCWWA‘s 2012 Outstanding Contribution – Group or Organisation Award. This award is presented annually to recognise significant corporate or collective contribution to the success of BCWWA. 

Young Professional Award

November 2011

Joel McAllister, Branch Manager for Opus DaytonKnight's Abbotsford Office has received the 2011 Consulting Engineers of British Columbia (CEBC) Young Consulting Engineer Award for his leadership work in raising awareness of young professionals in BC. 

Institution of Civil Engineers 2011 Overall Winner (South Branch)

October 2011

The Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI), Bembridge Lifeboat Station was awarded the overall winner by Institution of Civil Engineers (South Branch). The project was praised for minimising disturbance to ecology and with significant engagement with local community and businesses. 

Union of British Columbia Municipalities

September 2011

Opus DaytonKnight team won an award at the annual conference of the Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM). This Award was in the Best Practices, Honourable Mention category, for the Saanich Thermal Energy Heat Recovery project for our client, the Capital Regional District. 

Queensland Heritage Awards

August 2011

At the Queensland Heritage Awards, Opus received the Queensland Heritage Council Gold Award for Heritage Conservation for the Mt Spec Road and Little Crystal Creek, Conservation Management Plan. 

Innovate NZ Awards of Excellence

August 2011

Opus, in association with Sinclair Knight Merz, won an ACENZ Gold Award of Excellence for the long term Wastewater Network Strategic Improvement Project with North Shore City Council. This Award was presented in recognition of an outstanding project. 

New Zealand Institute of Architects (Regional Award)

June 2011

Devonport's new Navy Museum by Opus in conjunction with Herriot + Melhuish Architecture and Dave Pearson Architects has won the Auckland NZIA Award. 

New Zealand Architecture Award

June 2011

The Newmarket Railway Station project in Auckland was the recipient of a New Zealand Architecture Award in the category of Urban Design.