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The Thresher Team
Will has 25 years experience in the design and construction of urban design and landscape projects. He has worked on a wide range of multidisciplinary projects for a variety of local authority, institutional and developer clients in New Zealand, Australia and the UK.
Will holds a post-graduate diploma in Urban Design, with distinction, from Oxford Brookes University in the UK. He also holds a post-graduate diploma in Landscape Architecture and a degree, with honours, in Landscape Design from Manchester Metropolitan University in the UK. Will is a Registered Landscape Architect, an Associate member of the NZILA and a chartered member of the UK's Landscape Institute.
Will was elected to the NZILA National Executive in April 2005 with responsibility for the Practice Support Documentation and Graduate Affairs portfolios and has been a member of Auckland City's Urban Design Panel since 2004.
Will's Urban Design Panel role has been extended by participation in specially convened advisory groups for key projects including Sylvia Park, Mt Wellington Quarry redevelopment, Wynyard Point [Tank Farm] and Eden Park 2011 upgrade.
Will's local and overseas experience includes work on projects as diverse as urban design plans and guidelines, business parks, campus redevelopments, sports facility design, highways, historic parks, park design, reserve management plans, housing estate design and urban renewal. Will has also prepared detailed designs for unique streetscape elements and facilitated community art projects.