Transport + Location Intelligence

Everything we do is to bring clarity

From saving lives on our roads to unleashing the power of data, we empower people to make better decisions for our communities and future generations. 

We offer insightful solutions and empowering advice to governments, local councils, land developers, businesses and other organisations. 

Together we can solve your transport challenges, unlock insights in your data, and use technology to empower smarter decisions. 

Who we work with

Abley have a strong technical base in transportation and geospatial intelligence. They have a strategic perspective because they have a genuine interest in the New Zealand transport infrastructure and they’re technically very competent.”

Rosie Mercer, General Manager of Sustainability, Ports of Auckland

Featured product 


SafeCurves is a proactive approach to analyzing a road network. By assessing crash risk, high-risk curves are identified before crashes happen with a proven link between curve context and crash risk.

SafeCurves is now available throughout the USA.


Featured case study

Transport modelling helps plan for population growth in Selwyn District

From 2011 to 2021, Selwyn’s population exploded by 66%, making it the second-fastest growing district in New Zealand.

Selwyn District Council first engaged Abley to do transport modelling to inform their long-term planning process. The Rolleston and Lincoln transport models identify future traffic flows and help to start planning for upgrading transport networks.

Join our team

Planning to return or relocate to New Zealand?

We’d love to hear from you! We’re currently looking for experienced transportation professionals to join our team.

Abley is accredited for the Accredited Employer Work Visa (AEWV) scheme, plus we offer financial relocation support and a fantastic range of benefits.

Meet our team

Paul Durdin

Technical Director, Road Safety

Paul is a trusted advisor to transport authorities in New Zealand and Australia on road safety matters.  

A nationally recognised expert, Paul has specialist skills in strategic road safety, integrated transport planning, and the development of best-practice guidance. As a leader within our road safety team, Paul develops pragmatic solutions to complex transport problems, to provide empowering advice that helps clients make well-informed decisions and improves safety for all road users.