Emily Cleland HD Geotechnical

Emily Cleland
Managing Director
Senior Engineering Geologist

[email protected]
022 192 3898

Emily is committed, dedicated and determined in her role as Senior Engineering Geologist and Director of HD Geo.
Not only is she skilled and intelligent, her enthusiasm and creativity is also evident in the way she relates to clients and the team.
Emily is described as approachable, empathetic, and has a great sense of humour!

Click here to see Emily’s full profile…

Andrew Holland HD Geotechnical

Andrew Holland
Technical Director
Principal Geotechnical Director

[email protected]
022 048 8441

Andrew is our Principal Geotechnical Engineer and Director of HD Geo.
He provides a wealth of experience and knowledge, and is a charismatic and motivated leader.
Andrew’s warm, friendly disposition makes him approachable and easy to talk to.
These qualities endear him to both staff and clients alike.

Click here to see Andrew’s full profile…

Careers at HD Geo

We are always on the lookout for talented, passionate, like-minded people to join our team.

You can read about all of us here on our website and if you are driven, possess a strong work ethic, and think you’d fit in, we’d love to hear from you.

Please email your CV along with a covering letter to [email protected] and we’ll be in touch.

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Ben Smith
Engineering Geologist
[email protected]
027 218 8102

Over the last 5 years’, Ben has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience working as an Engineering Geologist in the Waikato.

He is a supportive team player who enjoys people and working outdoors.

His upbeat demeanor makes him a popular and appreciated member of the HD Geo team.

Ben Smith HD Geo

Ben Young
Senior Engineering Geologist
[email protected]
022 155 8308

Ben is not only capable and experienced, he’s innovative and intelligent in his role as Senior Engineering Geologist.

A calm and organised approach to his work make him a well-rounded, likable team member, who’s also known for his generosity.

Click here to see Ben’s full profile…

Ben Young HD Geotechnical

Brad Kroef
Graduate Geotechnical Engineer
[email protected]
027 223 5441

Introducing Brad Kroef a diligent, hardworking, “get stuff done” kind of guy.

His relaxed and easy-going attitude compliments his good keen mind and ability to learn things quickly.

We can always rely on Brad to be practical and adaptable when working with both staff and clients, and we all benefit from his kind and thoughtful nature.

Brad Kroef
Daniel Whately

Daniel Whately
Senior Geotechnical Engineer
[email protected]
027 242 1178

Daniel is a Senior Geotechnical Engineer with a zingy, enthusiastic disposition!

He has a strong technical background which he is willing to share with others through mentoring those around him.

He brings a positive attitude towards learning and is passionate about working in a diverse team.

Daniel takes every opportunity to share his experience and lend a hand.

Enrico Fletcher - HD Geo

Enrico Fletcher
Principal Pavement Engineer, CPEng
[email protected]

Meet Enrico Fletcher – a highly skilled expert, he is our Principal Pavement Engineer.

The rest of us love working with Enrico not only because of the experience and specialist skills he brings to our team but also because he is kind, helpful and above all, a real gentleman.

Click here to see Enrico’s full profile…

Glenn McHardie
General Manager
[email protected]
027 544 5366

Glenn is our General Manager extraordinaire and business leader.

His outgoing personality energises the team, brings us together and creates a focused approach toward what we want to achieve.

He is a deep and creative thinker with a curious mind and caring personality.

When tough stuff arises, he is courageous, tackles the issues and delivers on promises.

Glenn McHardie HD Geo

Hunter Jenkinson
Engineering Geologist
[email protected]
027 302 7828

Hunter is a hard-working, efficient and well organised Engineering Geologist.

He’s a quick and capable learner, very motivated and is happy to work diligently and independently.

Hunter is always approachable and friendly, and has proved himself to be a reliable and thoughtful team member.

Hunter Jenkinson

Jenny Claassen
Administrative Assistant
[email protected]

Meet Jenny, our bubbly and friendly administrative assistant.

She brightens our office with her polite cheerful manner and supports our team perfectly by constantly demonstrating her ability to learn fast.

Her thoughtful and enthusiastic approach to her work has made her a real asset to the team.

Julia Bull
Engineering Geologist
[email protected]
027 558 5425

Julia’s knowledge and experience, paired with her thorough and efficient work habits make her a valued resource within our team. She is perceptive, clever and reliable both internally and in her dealings with clients.

We enjoy Julia’s exuberant and friendly personality and benefit from her thoughtful nature.

Kent Morgan
Geotechnical Engineer
[email protected]

Kent is a detail-focused and thorough Geotechnical Engineer.
He’s described as resourceful and organised, and the rest of the team enjoy his positive, easy going attitude to life.

Kent Morgan HD Geotechnical

Matt Moore
Graduate Geo Environmental Consultant
[email protected]
027 701 9529

Matt joined our team 3 years ago after deciding he’d spent enough time in a lab and was ready for the great outdoors.
With his quiet charm and determined approach, he certainly contributes greatly to any project he is involved in – both geotechnical and environmental.
Matt is an organisational ninja and is very adept at getting the job done well, every time.

Retha Richardson HD Geo

Retha Richardson
Geotechnical Engineer
[email protected]
027 309 4555

Retha is passionate about her career as a Geotechnical Engineer and has gained a reputation for being reliable and always willing to lend a hand.

Clients benefit from her perceptive nature and her willingness to constantly be learning and evolving.

We benefit from her energetic and cheerful disposition which make her an absolute pleasure to be around.

Shannon Hansen

Shannon Hansen
Graduate Engineering Geologist
[email protected]
027 821 4328

Shannon is our cheerful and keen Graduate Engineering Geologist who already has good industry experience, and a wide knowledge base.

He has shown himself to be capable, adaptable and agreeable, making him a pleasure to work with.

Shannon can be relied upon not only in a professional sense but to make us laugh and provide a sense of fun around the office.

Shima Sheybani Aghdam
Geotechnical Engineer
[email protected]
022 416 2504

Introducing Shima, an intelligent and diligent Geotechnical Engineer.

We love her kind and gentle nature which is balanced with professionalism and a detail focused approach to her work.

Shima is always happy to help and can be relied on for her adaptable and affable attitude, making her a valued and much appreciated member of our team.

Shima Sheybani Aghdam

Terre Nicholson
Principal Environmental Consultant
[email protected]
021 061 3983

Terre is our Principal Environmental Consultant who brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to her key role within our organisation.

Communication is one of Terre’s strongest attributes along with her willingness to help others learn.

We can always rely on Terre to tell a great story with passion and enthusiasm and love having her on the team!

Click here to see Terre’s full profile…

Tracee Hansen HD Geo

Tracee Hansen
Office Manger
[email protected]
027 244 0642

Tracee is our smart, patient and widely appreciated Office Manager.

A real “people person” who enjoys a laugh, she takes a positive and focused approach towards her work.

The rest of the HD Geo Team rely on Tracee’s support so that they can shine at what they do best.

Tristan Liangliang Yu HD Geo

Tristan Liangliang Yu
Geotechnical Field Technician
[email protected]
027 330 9995

Currently a Field Technician, Tristan has great aspirations for his future career in Geotechnical Engineering.

He has already proven himself to be a hardworking, committed and conscientious individual.

His kind nature and willingness to help others is appreciated by the rest of the team.

Tommy

Tommy is our resident Spaniel with personality plus!

He is an all-round good boy with a playful disposition which is enjoyed by all the HD Geo dog lovers.

Tom HD Geo

Victor

Victor is our resident calming influence.

He is a good boy whose sweet face charms all, and his chilled personality has the effect of relaxing those around him.

Victor HD Geo

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New Staff

Coming

Soon

Watch this space…

New Staff

Coming

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New Staff

Coming

Soon

Watch this space…

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We are an integrated team who pride ourselves on providing a professional and personal service to our clients.

Based in Hamilton, we proudly service the Waikato region and beyond.

Contact us anytime!

[email protected]
07 957 2727

Ben Smith HD Geo

Ben Smith
Engineering Geologist
[email protected]
027 218 8102

Over the last 5 years’, Ben has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience working as an Engineering Geologist in the Waikato.

He is a supportive team player who enjoys people and working outdoors.

His upbeat demeanor makes him a popular and appreciated member of the HD Geo team.

Ben Young HD Geotechnical

Ben Young
Senior Engineering Geologist
[email protected]
022 155 8308

Ben is not only capable and experienced, he’s innovative and intelligent in his role as Senior Engineering Geologist.
A calm and organised approach to his work make him a well-rounded, likable team member, who’s also known for his generosity.

Click here to see Ben’s full profile…

Brad Kroef

Brad Kroef
Graduate Geotechnical Engineer
[email protected]
027 223 5441

Introducing Brad Kroef a diligent, hardworking, “get stuff done” kind of guy.

His relaxed and easy-going attitude compliments his good keen mind and ability to learn things quickly.

We can always rely on Brad to be practical and adaptable when working with both staff and clients, and we all benefit from his kind and thoughtful nature.

Daniel Whately

Daniel Whately
Senior Geotechnical Engineer
[email protected]
027 242 1178

Daniel is a Senior Geotechnical Engineer with a zingy, enthusiastic disposition!

He has a strong technical background which he is willing to share with others through mentoring those around him.

He brings a positive attitude towards learning and is passionate about working in a diverse team.

Daniel takes every opportunity to share his experience and lend a hand.

Enrico Fletcher - HD Geo

Enrico Fletcher
Principal Pavement Engineer, CPEng
[email protected]

Meet Enrico Fletcher – a highly skilled expert, he is our Principal Pavement Engineer.

The rest of us love working with Enrico not only because of the experience and specialist skills he brings to our team but also because he is kind, helpful and above all, a real gentleman.

Click here to see Enrico’s full profile…

Glenn McHardie HD Geo

Glenn McHardie
General Manager
[email protected]
027 544 5366

Glenn is our General Manager extraordinaire and business leader.

His outgoing personality energises the team, brings us together and creates a focused approach toward what we want to achieve.

He is a deep and creative thinker with a curious mind and caring personality.

When tough stuff arises, he is courageous, tackles the issues and delivers on promises.

Hunter Jenkinson

Hunter Jenkinson
Engineering Geologist
[email protected]
027 302 7828

Hunter is a hard-working, efficient and well organised Engineering Geologist.

He’s a quick and capable learner, very motivated and is happy to work diligently and independently.

Hunter is always approachable and friendly, and has proved himself to be a reliable and thoughtful team member.

Jenny Claassen
Administrative Assistant
[email protected]

Meet Jenny, our bubbly and friendly administrative assistant.

She brightens our office with her polite cheerful manner and supports our team perfectly by constantly demonstrating her ability to learn fast.

Her thoughtful and enthusiastic approach to her work has made her a real asset to the team.

Julia Bull
Engineering Geologist
[email protected]
027 558 5425

Julia’s knowledge and experience, paired with her thorough and efficient work habits make her a valued resource within our team. She is perceptive, clever and reliable both internally and in her dealings with clients.

We enjoy Julia’s exuberant and friendly personality and benefit from her thoughtful nature.

Kent Morgan HD Geotechnical

Kent Morgan
Geotechnical Engineer
[email protected]

Kent is a detail-focused and thorough Geotechnical Engineer.
He’s described as resourceful and organised, and the rest of the team enjoy his positive, easy going attitude to life.

Matt Moore
Graduate Geo Environmental Consultant
[email protected]
027 701 9529

Matt joined our team 3 years ago after deciding he’d spent enough time in a lab and was ready for the great outdoors.
With his quiet charm and determined approach, he certainly contributes greatly to any project he is involved in – both geotechnical and environmental.
Matt is an organisational ninja and is very adept at getting the job done well, every time.

Retha Richardson HD Geo

Retha Richardson
Geotechnical Engineer
[email protected]
027 309 4555

Retha is passionate about her career as a Geotechnical Engineer and has gained a reputation for being reliable and always willing to lend a hand.

Clients benefit from her perceptive nature and her willingness to constantly be learning and evolving.

We benefit from her energetic and cheerful disposition which make her an absolute pleasure to be around.

Shannon Hansen

Shannon Hansen
Graduate Engineering Geologist
[email protected]
027 821 4328

Shannon is our cheerful and keen Graduate Engineering Geologist who already has good industry experience, and a wide knowledge base.

He has shown himself to be capable, adaptable and agreeable, making him a pleasure to work with.

Shannon can be relied upon not only in a professional sense but to make us laugh and provide a sense of fun around the office.

Shima Sheybani Aghdam

Shima Sheybani Aghdam
Geotechnical Engineer
[email protected]eo.co.nz
022 416 2504

Introducing Shima, an intelligent and diligent Geotechnical Engineer.

We love her kind and gentle nature which is balanced with professionalism and a detail focused approach to her work.

Shima is always happy to help and can be relied on for her adaptable and affable attitude, making her a valued and much appreciated member of our team.

Terre Nicholson
Principal Environmental Consultant
[email protected]
021 061 3983

Terre is our Principal Environmental Consultant who brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to her key role within our organisation.

Communication is one of Terre’s strongest attributes along with her willingness to help others learn.

We can always rely on Terre to tell a great story with passion and enthusiasm and love having her on the team!

Click here to see Terre’s full profile…

Tracee Hansen HD Geo

Tracee Hansen
Office Manger
[email protected]
027 244 0642

Tracee is our smart, patient and widely appreciated Office Manager.

A real “people person” who enjoys a laugh, she takes a positive and focused approach towards her work.

The rest of the HD Geo Team rely on Tracee’s support so that they can shine at what they do best.

Tristan Liangliang Yu HD Geo

Tristan Liangliang Yu
Geotechnical Field Technician
[email protected]
027 330 9995

Currently a Field Technician, Tristan has great aspirations for his future career in Geotechnical Engineering.

He has already proven himself to be a hardworking, committed and conscientious individual.

His kind nature and willingness to help others is appreciated by the rest of the team.

Tom HD Geo

Tommy

Tommy is our resident Spaniel with personality plus!

He is an all-round good boy with a playful disposition which is enjoyed by all the HD Geo dog lovers.

Victor HD Geo

Victor

Victor is our resident calming influence.

He is a good boy whose sweet face charms all, and his chilled personality has the effect of relaxing those around him.

New Staff

Coming

Soon

Watch this space…