Finalists for the 2021 Spatial Excellence Awards

  • 18 October 2021

Finalists for the 2021 Spatial Excellence Awards

Entries have been received, judging has taken place, and we’re delighted to now have a list of the finalists for this year’s NZ Spatial Excellence Awards, hosted by APSEA and presented by S+SNZ.  

We had planned to announce the winners at a cocktail function in November this year. However, with the fluctuating COVID -19 levels and restrictions on numbers at venues, we have made the decision to postpone this event to early in 2022.

Thank you to everyone who took time to enter. We are pleased to announce the following finalists in the Industry Awards:

Award for Community Impact

  • Ecological Connectivity Strategies - Boffa Miskell and Auckland Council
  • Ngā Poutama Matawhenua | Practical Māori GIS Mapping Wānanga -Toitū Te Whenua Land Information New Zealand, Journey GIS Ltd and Te Kāhui Manu Hōkai, the Māori GIS Association
  • New Zealand Broadband Map - InternetNZ.

Award for Environment and Sustainability

  • Landkind - Landkind
  • The Piritahi House Removal Sustainability Programme - Kāinga Ora
  • Ruru - Conservation Information System – Auckland Council and Geographic Business Solutions

Award for Innovation – Medium to Large Business

  • Asset Assessment Intervention Framework (AAIF) – Christchurch City Council
  • Novel use of satellites, planes and boats to map Tonga - Toitū Te Whenua LINZ

Award for Innovation – Small Business

  •  Visual Property Assessment Tool – Stantec and Wellington Water Limited
  • Tasman District River Surveys – Fox and Associates
  • Landkind - Landkind

Award for Spatial Enablement

  • Ruru - Conservation Information System – Auckland Council and Geographic Business Solutions
  • SwitchMyFleet – Critchlow Geospatial
  • Asset Resilience Management Tool – Stantec and Tauranga City Council

Award for Technical Excellence

  • SwitchMyFleet – Critchlow Geospatial
  • Tasman District River Surveys – Fox and Associates.

Individual Awards
Please note that the finalists for the Individual Awards will be notified separately and announced at the event.

We will keep you informed of progress toward this exciting event in early next year.

Congratulations to all.