• Old Kopu Bridge Heritage Assessment

The Project:

  • Completed in 1928, the original Kopu Bridge, which spans Waihou River south of Thames, is the sole remaining example of a swing span bridge in New Zealand
  • Registered by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust as a Category 1 historic place (Register no. 4681) and added to the IPENZ Engineering Heritage Register (Engineering Heritage No. 151) on 24 April 2012

Resolve Group:

  • Was engaged as a part of a heritage evaluation process to develop a heritage assessment matrix for the old Kopu Bridge that could later be applied to other historically significant bridges