John Forrester, Senior Engineer



















John Forrester

Senior Engineer (NZCE, BE (Hons), REA)

John is an experience electrical engineer with a wide range of experience both in New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

John has been involved in the design, specification, and contract administration of electrical services and systems for a range of projects, including large commercial developments, retail facilities, generator installations and infrastructure.

He specialises in investigation and reporting in relation to risk management, asset management, power quality, energy efficient controls and standby generation.

John lives on the Port Hills above Christchurch. He is a keen squash player, cyclist, and multisport competitor and enjoys hunting, tramping, and family time.


  • Principal design of the electrical service for Telecom House, Hereford Street, Christchurch from conception to completion;
  • Extensive involvement with the Christchurch Airport Integrated Terminal Project and a number of apron floodlighting and aircraft power supply projects;
  • Principal liaison to Lyttelton Port Company for a multitude of their electrical work including the 11kV upgrade project.