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WPI is an international consortium of industry experts, providing complete project support services and fundamental insights for developing and operating state-of-the-art whitewater sport facilities. Our signature planning and design work is best exemplified in financially successful and sustainable projects like the Penrith Whitewater Stadium (Sydney 2000 Olympics) and the Lee Valley White Water Centre (London 2012 Olympics).



NEWS ARTICLES & PAPERS

Pumped! - Riding the Waves at Wero / New Zealand Construction News April 2016

Rio 2016 Canoe Slalom Course Recieves High Praise from Athletes and Managers / Rio 2016 December 2015

Preparations at Rio 2016 Olympic Venue - "Picking Up In Intensity" / Inside the Games November 2015

Performance & Sustainability -"Olympic Whitewater Venue Underway in Rio" / American Society of Civil Engineers June 2015

Rio 2016 Olympic Games Canoe Slalom Venue - "On Course to be Wonderful" / Rio 2016 January 2015

Innovative Hydraulic Testing Keeps Olympic Canoe Slalom On Track / Rio 2016 September 2014

"Extremely Successful" World Championships in USA / Around the Rings September 2014

International Canoe Federation Confident in Rio's Slalom Venue / Around the Rings June 2014

WPI Awarded Another Olympic Park Contract in Rio 2016 Venue Complex / PR Web, September 2013

World's Newest Whitewater Stadium at Wero in Auckland, NZ/ Paddling Life, July 2013

Colorado Whitewater Design Firms Float London Olympic Venue / Denver Post, July 2012

London Calling: Slalom Athletes Set for One of World’s Toughest Courses / Paddling Life, July 2012

Lee Valley White Water Centre already benefiting local community / London 2012 Official Website - Olympic.org, July 2012

Delivering London 2012 - The Lee Valley White Water Centre / Institution of Civil Engineers, Feb 2012

World Class Competition Design - Construction Innovations in Top Olympic Venue / Recreation Management, Oct 2011

Olympic Whitewater Facility Opens to the Public / Building for Leisure Magazine, Sep 2011

Olympic Whitewater Venues - Learning for London 2012 / International Canoe Federation, Planet Canoe 2009



PRESS RELEASES

WPI Awarded Second Rio 2016 Olympic Contract, January 2015

WPI Advances Rio 2016 Venue Design While Site Selection Issues Remain, September 2013

Four Rounds of London 2012Olympic Medals Decided for Canoe/ Kayak Slalom Athletes, August 2012

2012 Athletes Thrilled to Compete on Extremely Challenging London 2012 Canoe Slalom Course, July 2012

2012 Olympic Venue Designed to be Accessible, Sustainable for Greater Community Benefit, January 2012



OTHER MEDIA LINKS

Lee Valley White Water Centre Project Summary / Lee Valley Regional Park Authority

 

 

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