Welcome to the New Approach


Consulting Services

Need Three Waters expertise? 

From Drinking Water Safety Plans to Risk Assessment and strategic workshop facilitation - I've got you covered.

With over 20 years water industry experience (and I'm a qualified professional coach) I can support you to get the most out of your technical team.

On-Demand Courses

Learn how to identify and set up Critical Control Points (CCPs) or how to apply the 6 Principles of Drinking Water Safety in practice.

Our courses are available immediately and are accredited under the Water Industry Professional Association (WIPA)

Technical Writing

Need a technical interpreter?

With a couple of engineering degrees and over 20 years industry experience, I can understand the output from complex technical methods.

But I also have worked in government, small business and large consulting firms - where writing to be understood is critical.

I can give you a plain English version of your findings that will land with your audience.

Dylan Smith


Camera Settings

Learn all about shutter speed, aperture, and ISO.

Flash Photography

Learn how to use flash to get trendy high-contrast photos.

35mm Film

Learn how to get crisp images using cameras from the 60s.

The Questioning Engineer has moved


The Questioning Engineer Ltd is still operating in New Zealand and happy to help you. It is trading as part of Sajer Group, where we support professionals to live a flourishing life at work AND at home.

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