NDY Panel Pledge for Gender Equality

NDY knows that the best discussions, thinking and productivity occurs when there is diversity and genuine inclusion within a business. Many high-profile conferences, events and taskforces lack gender balance, despite there often being no shortage of expert women. In Australia, the '2019 Women for Media Report' estimated that only 30% of panelists are women.  Less [...]

Mark McKenna Confirmed as NDY’s Global Sustainability Director

Mark McKenna Confirmed as NDY's Global Sustainability Director Norman Disney & Young (NDY) a Tetra Tech Company, is delighted to confirm Mark McKenna’s appointment as NDY’s Global Sustainability Director. For the past four years Mark has led NDY’s Global Sustainability Group and helped grow our reputation as a leading sustainable design firm across our global [...]

Views from our Experts – Carbon Offsetting For SMEs

Views from our Experts Carbon Offsetting For SMEs In this edition Mark McKenna, NDY's Global Sustainability Group Director, discusses how SMEs and mid-sized businesses can begin offsetting their carbon emissions and how to avoid the common pitfalls when selecting an offset method. Given the uncertain world we’re living in today, it’s easy to forget the [...]

Victoria Rastelli reflects on the importance of STEM and having female role models

Victoria Rastelli reflects on the importance of STEM and having female role models New Zealand based engineer opens up about her personal experiences in celebration of International Day of Women and Girls in Science. I am an Acoustic Engineer with Norman Disney & Young, A Tetra Tech Company, based in Auckland. I get involved in [...]

World Green Building Week 2018

Tony Arnel Global Director – Sustainability NDY World Green Building Week starts today and is an annual event that motivates and engages us all to deliver greener buildings. According to NDY Global Sustainability Director, Professor Tony Arnel, the built environment including the homes we live in account for around 40% of global energy consumption. Arnel [...]

NDY with Qantas for the long haul

As well as an important destination for business travellers, visiting the UK has been considered almost a “rite of passage” for generations of Australians. In the past, the multiple stop-overs, time zone changes and flight connections meant that passengers often found themselves exhausted at the end of their journey. But that has now changed. With [...]

Science & Magic on the Melbourne Skyline

Science & Magic on the Melbourne Skyline With a pedigree of experience working on some of the world’s tallest structures, NDY (a Tetra Tech Company), has been involved in preliminary scoping works for Australia’s tallest building.  Situated on a triangular block of land just 18 by 36 metres, and vested to the Royal Society of [...]

Wellington INWED

Wellington Office showing the ropes to the next generation As part of our International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) activities, our Wellington office invited students from Wellington Girls College and St Mary's College to their offices to participate in an engineering design challenge, and learn how a career in engineering can be a rewarding challenge. [...]

Sydney office hosts Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College

Sydney office hosts Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College To Celebrate the International Women In Engineering Day (INWED), our offices have been hosting students with an interest in STEM. Sydney welcomed six young women from Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College school this week, and set them a challenge to design a sustainable Community Centre. The students formed [...]

Luther College students in Melbourne Office

Luther College Students get hands on experience in the Melbourne office As part of our International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) activities, our Melbourne office, together with Akorn educational services, hosted a week-long engineering design challenge for a team of eight students in the Melbourne office. The students spent a week at the Melbourne offices, [...]