Land Development and Exploration is a well respected multi-disciplinary engineering company founded in Gisborne in 2004

LDE is a growing company of dynamic engineering professionals and scientists based in Gisborne, Warkworth, Napier, Christchurch, Kerikeri and Whangarei. We currently have 26 staff, based in these locations and we are widely sought after nationwide, with project experience from the Far North to Christchurch.

Our success as a company can be attributed to our experienced and knowledgeable staff who are passionate in their profession. We take a personal approach to projects with client satisfaction, communication and meeting project deadlines as our primary focus and goals.

We are nationally recognised specialists in:

  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Structural Engineering

We are also able to provide on-site drilling and testing resources.

We are a state-of-the-art company that aims for efficiency, rapid turnaround and return of value to the client. We strongly believe in value engineering using sound engineering principles to back up common sense, low cost and practical solutions.

We endeavour to continue as a leading engineering consultancy with an exciting future

What we offer

Quality

LDE aims to provide you with the highest quality work, backed up by our motto of “do it once do it right” as we know that this will save you time and expense in the long run.

Expertise

Our team of trained and experienced specialists are dedicated to providing you with sound advice that others can’t. Don’t rely on general practitioners.

Quickly

Our dedicated team at LDE focus on getting you the advice you need quickly as we recognize and understand the critical need for quick turnaround and the detrimental effects that this can have on your project in terms of costs and scheduling if a quick turnaround is not achieved.

Quantity

We provide you with in-depth reports and design information to eliminate uncertainties for you, Council, builders or whoever might need to use the information.

Futureproof Engineering

We are a “Futureproof BusinessTM”, where no corners are cut and the longevity of your investment and the environment are fundamental.

Personal Approach

We take a personal approach to projects with client satisfaction, communication and meeting project deadlines as our primary focus and goals. We endeavour to continue as a leading engineering consultancy company with an exciting future.