Managing your greatest assets. WSP is considered to be among the world’s leading asset management advisors and are unrivalled in New Zealand. Our asset management specialists are based in Auckland, Hamilton, Wellington, Nelson, Palmerston North, Christchurch and Dunedin.

Property and Buildings

Our heritage of managing buildings related assets, both directly and on behalf of our clients, spans 125 years. This unique history gives us a tremendous awareness of the issues faced by property portfolio owners.

Buildings Asset Management is a rapidly evolving field. A range of factors give rise to new opportunities for buildings portfolio managers – the introduction of new international standards, technological advances such as Building Information Modelling (BIM), smart buildings, and an enhanced understanding of the performance enabling importance of buildings assets.

Our clients are drawn from all industry sectors and incorporate all property types. The combination of deep technical expertise of building systems, a fine appreciation of property market dynamics, and a keen focus on the needs of our clients and the challenges they face enables us to resolve complex investment decisions and deliver exceptional results from property portfolios.

Our capability encompasses both consultancy assignments and prime contractor roles ensuring that our advice is grounded and practical as well as strategic and visionary. We are truly global in our outlook, and actively combine the learnings and experience from our engagements in markets and jurisdictions the world over with local skills and knowledge.

We work with our clients to help them make informed decisions about their assets, through advanced asset knowledge and operational efficiencies that support their business processes and goals.

Our asset management services include:

  • Asset management strategy development
  • Capacity and demand assessment
  • Building condition surveying and maintenance planning
  • PPP / PFI advisory and strategic procurement
  • Lifecycle modelling and planning
  • Outsourced asset and facility management contract services
  • Whole of life cost analysis, investment analysis, and optimised decision making
  • Information management systems procurement, design and implementation
  • Asset management plan implementation and development
  • Risk management reviews
  • Asset management capability development
  • Asset management practices auditing and certification programmes


WSP is the largest supplier of professional services to the NZ Transport Agency. We also work with many local authorities to offer a broad range of asset management services for New Zealand transport links.

WSP offers a wide range of engineering services that support all aspects of asset management and development for the transport sector. We work alongside our clients to plan, develop, maintain and operate transport infrastructure assets effectively and efficiently.

We work with road and rail controlling authorities, transport planning agencies, private developers and transport operators on state highway and local roading network projects.

We have over 150 specialists working in maintenance and operations service delivery for the state highway and local authority roading networks.

Our asset and network management services include:

  • Road network management
  • Performance management
  • Asset performance modelling
  • Asset condition data collection
  • Asset valuation
  • Economic evaluation
  • Road safety, traffic engineering and traffic modelling
  • Strategic asset management
  • ITS
  • Bridge and structures asset management


Advanced asset management tools & in-depth analysis for all parts of the water asset cycle. Managing water resources efficiently is critical for towns, cities and communities all over New Zealand.

WSP plays a key role in supporting those who manage water supply and treatment plants, to manage them effectively for the benefit of everyone who depends on them.

Many of our water asset management projects have been recognised nationally and internationally. We have presented papers at conferences in New Zealand and overseas, and various publications and manuals have featured our work as case studies.

We are committed to the industry and have built an excellent reputation. We are active promoters of best practice in the water management sector and sit on industry boards and forums, and have a strong profile at water resource management conferences.

  • 30–year planning – and consultation for infrastructure assets
  • Policy advice – rationalisation of business structures, district and regional plan input, and structure plan input.
  • Levels of service – setting and monitoring KPIs, benchmarking and gap analysis.
  • Compliance - programming, monitoring drinking, waste and stormwater, reporting.
  • Non asset solutions – demand management and forecasting, leak detection, inflow and infiltration, water conservation and reuse.
  • Asset and operational performance – treatment plant performance, maintenance planning, skill gap assessment, manuals and SOPs.
  • Resilience planning and emergency preparedness – CCTV, condition assessment, testing, reporting and management, extending asset life, pipe refurbishment, pressure management.
  • Financial – valuation, tariffs, development contributions, programming and funding.
  • Asset data – asset management systems, data management system operation, GIS.
  • Procurement – procurement strategies and contracts, contractor and supplier management, performance contracts, customer service reviews, establishing customer care, and subsidy applications.
  • Modelling – water, wastewater and stormwater.
  • Documents – asset and activity plans, standards, codes and specifications.
  • Environmental management – biosolids and sludge management, trade waste management and bylaws, carbon and water footprints.



Heartland and agricultural business success can often be dependent on effective asset management plans.

WSP offers our knowledge of agriculture and the environment to identify solutions that are cost-effective, legally compliant and contribute to productivity and business success.

We offer assistance with:

  • Property-scale, catchment, and enterprise Environmental Management Plans
  • ISO 14000 Management Systems
  • Asset monitoring, reporting and compliance.
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