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Linking your environmental legacy to project delivery

We're your local project delivery team based in Kerikeri, Northland, New Zealand



Project Apōpō's local Northland team is preferred by our clients for delivering professionally managed projects with future sustainability in mind

and 24/7 client access to project performance reporting. 

We empower our clients to incorporate a legacy of

tangible environmental gains in their projects.

As a Māori owned business registered with Amotai,

our project delivery team’s specialist knowledge lies in working positively

with and for Māori organisations. 

Our team members are tikanga astute, environmentally considerate

and intrinsically collaborative.





Project Management

Construction & Environment

Feel good about supporting local business as our Northland headquartered team

delivers your project.

You'll have access to our clever team of experts to guide you on your project journey.  We'll deliver your project to free up your business resources or boost the capacity of your in-house team. 

Either way, you'll always be in control - using our client-accessible collaborative tools that keep you abreast of project developments 24/7.

Project Rescue

Rescuing runaway projects

We'll maximise the value of what you've already achieved, while bringing the project back on track.

Our clients enjoy our team's support in returning to a stress free project environment, with the benefits of freeing up their company resources and boosting their corporate citizen status with environmental legacy actions linked to their project.

Planning & Stakeholder Engagement

We'll help you develop your aspirations for your property, give you planning advice and navigate the resource consent process for your land development.


With our local knowledge, we're also experts in working with Māori and stakeholders in Northland to get your project across the line.

Contact us for all your resource consent planning needs to ensure the success of your next development project.





Natalie Blandford

Managing Director and Senior Project Manager, MPMINZ, MWIN

PMP, BSc (Environmental), Dip Mgt

Natalie is a Senior Project Manager and Northland local with more than 17 years of experience working in consultancy, local government and central government organisations.


With a strong track record of managing projects for Northland organisations, and tribal affiliations to Ngai Tahu and Ngapuhi, Natalie particularly enjoys helping Māori organisations and commercial and residential developers to achieve their objectives.

Natalie founded Project Apōpō to provide her clients with a high-quality Northland option for environmentally considerate project management services

Project Apōpō delivers the benefits of a comprehensive local project service to our clients by forming project teams with other Northland and Amotai registered businesses that share our environmental legacy values.

We deliver the following Northland based expertise:


  • Structural, civil, and geotechnical engineering

  • Project management

  • Resource planning

  • Business environmental sustainability

  • Health & Safety Management

  • Policy planning

  • Property development

  • Stakeholder engagement

  • Surveying

  • Cultural advisory

  • Quantity surveying

  • Landscape architecture

  • Ecological assessment

  • Archaeological assessment

  • Geospatial solutions.

Linda Nel Haslar

Project Coordinator and Business Improvement Manager

Dip Production Management

Linda Nel is Kerikeri based, and has worked in senior management roles for over 14 years, including in planning, procurement and inventory. 

Her specialist skills lie in supplier relationships, coordinating, planning and scheduling projects, budget forecasting and ISO quality systems.

Linda Nel enjoys supporting the project team to deliver environmental legacy actions as part of every project delivered.



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Tel: 027 600 4237

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