The 2nd Engineer Regiment is housed in Linton Military Camp that is situated approximately 10 km South of the City of Palmerston North. Raised on the 1st of July 1993 the Regiment is the only major Engineer Unit in the NZ Army. Linton Camp has been known throughout the Army as the traditional home of the Engineers. The School of Military Engineering first moved to Linton Camp in June 1953 but now comes under the Control of Army Schools in Waiouru.
CORPS OF ROYAL NEW ZEALAND ENGINEERS GALLERY
To assist in maintaining the mobility of our own forces, deny freedom of movement to the enemy, and provide general engineering support.
2nd Engineer Regiment is to provide Engineer Force Elements to win on operations.
The Corps of Royal New Zealand Engineers has been accorded the honour of the Freedom of the Borough of Levin dating from 7 February 1959. 2nd Engineer Regiment exercises this right biennially on behalf of the Corps.
3 Field Squadron based in Burnham Camp just outside Christchurch has the Freedom to Akaroa.
Click to view : 2 ENGR REGT RNZE Calendar Jan - Dec 2014.pdf