Matthew Smith - Civil Engineer


Areas of Expertise:

  • Civil design & modelling
  • Contract supervision
  • Construction monitoring
  • Site investigation & surveying


BEngTech (Civil), MENGNZ

Matthew initially joined CGW in 2002 as an Engineering Cadet. Following graduation he spent two years in Westport before he left for his OE in 2011, returning 2 years later to join the CGW team again. Matthew is a Civil Engineer with 15 years’ experience in many aspects of civil engineering from project conception to completion. 

Matthew’s experience has been primarily in two sectors of engineering; civil design utilising computer design programs such as 12d Model and MX, and site supervision. He has worked on a number of large projects including site supervision of the $130million Stockton Mine CHPP, Westport, a £70million refurb at 7-9 Buckingham Gate, London, the Crossrail Project, London and design and supervision of the roading, carpark and stormwater works for the $30million Nelson Airport upgrade, Nelson. 

Matthew travelled extensively on his way to Europe and back and now enjoys the outdoor lifestyle that living in Nelson brings. 


You will find Matthew in our Nelson Office 

Phone: 03 548 8259    

Mobile: 027 254 0360