Chris Armstrong appointed as New Zealand Geotechnical Leader

Chris Armstong

Tetra Tech Coffey are proud to announce the appointment of Chris Armstrong to the position of New Zealand Geotechnical Leader for Tetra Tech Coffey.

In this new role, Chris will work across the Aotearoa New Zealand business to ensure we deliver our most complex and challenging projects. Since commencing with Tetra Tech Coffey in 2011, Chris has led geotechnical teams in both Christchurch and Auckland delivering projects to a range of government, private sector, and industry clients.

He is a previous recipient of the Tetra Tech Coffey Excellence in Consulting Award for New Zealand and graduated from Tetra Tech’s Leadership Academy in 2019. He is an active member of the broader consulting community throughout the Australia/New Zealand region, most recently presenting at the 2023 IPWEA NZ Conference with a joint paper for the Auckland Transport pilot project.

Announcing the appointment Tetra Tech Coffey’s Andrew Mailer General Manager NSW/ACT/QLD said, “The appointment of Chris Armstrong as our New Zealand Geotechnical Leader will help Tetra Tech Coffey continue to grow by supporting our clients with specialist geotechnical services, with a particular focus on sustainable infrastructure and environments. Chris has demonstrated leadership capabilities that will be of benefit both to our staff, and our clients.”

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