Energy Distribution

Opus services the energy transmission and distribution sectors in Australia, Canada and New Zealand

Our geographical coverage, expertise and people make us the ideal partners for the industry.


Opus provides many services to the energy transmission and distribution sector. In New Zealand, we work with Transpower and some of the largest lines companies, including PowerCo, Vector and Orion. In Canada, Opus Stewart Weir is heavily involved with oil and gas pipelines and in Australia we are involved with powering remote communities.

Managing an ageing overhead utility network cost effectively and in the context of changing regulatory requirements demands excellent asset management practice. Managing these vital assets well minimises maintenance and maximise services.

Our services include:

  • Survey and visualisation
  • Mechanical line design
  • Pipeline design
  • Pipeline modelling
  • Property and land acquisition
  • Environmental planning 
  • Design manuals and guidance
  • Geotechnical investigations and engineering
  • Civil and structural engineering
  • Asset disposal
  • Facility management
  • Asset management
  • Project management
  • GIS systems