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We deliver active modes design, sustainable transport and community engagement.

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We create efficiencies with our spatial, software development, and digital engineering solutions.

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We support positive safety outcomes from the street to the transport network.

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Delivering business cases, traffic modelling, economic assessments, and public transport innovation.

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We deliver designs through collaboration with practitioners to shape transport solutions.

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We apply our transport expertise to support clients through the land development process.


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Since 2003, we’ve been providing transport solutions in New Zealand and internationally. 

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Bridget Carden

Principal Transportation Engineer
BE (Hons)

Bridget assists central and local government to develop road safety programs & projects that address road safety risk.  More specifically, Bridget is involved in identifying and prioritizing risk on the network, as well as designing  interventions to make our roads safer.

About Bridget

Bridget completed her honors degree in Civil Engineering at the University of Canterbury.  Bridget is a Member of Engineering NZ and is on the Waikato branch committee for the Transportation Group NZ.

Bridget joined the Abley in 2015 in the Christchurch office.  At Abley, Bridget has assisted public and private sector clients to solve problems ranging from land development, strategy development, active transport, strategy & planning and road safety projects across New Zealand and Australia.

In October 2019, Bridget relocated to Hamilton where she works on key road safety projects for Waka Kotahi as well as the nationwide Manu Tāiko program of road safety work with our colleagues from Beca.

Outside of work, Bridget is a passionate netballer with experience in netball administration, coaching, playing & umpiring.

Get in touch

Contact Bridget to talk about how you can embrace safe systems principles and reduce road trauma on your network.