Tag : earthworks

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Kapiti’s Expressway forges ahead

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Construction of the $630 million, four-lane Kapiti Expressway is forging ahead and despite technical challenges and a very wet winter contractors are rejoicing over progress....
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Making good State Highway 58

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An upgrading and widening programme on State Highway 58, which began in February, is being done in various stages. Costing $25 million, the first stage...
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Transport Agency project: the Waikato Expressway

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Construction work on the $2.1 billion, 102 kilometre-long Waikato Expressway is, according to the NZ Transport Agency, ramping up and moving along and is pretty...
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French giant steps up its Kiwi presence

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One of our biggest privately-owned contractors, HEB Construction, has been sold to French construction group Vinci for an undisclosed sum. The sale is consistent with...
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From little boysenberries…. Big things grow

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Before the Tasman District Council (TDC) put out its tender for the Richmond Water Treatment Plant (RWTP) build, there was a lot that needed considering....
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Ramping up Auckland’s housing supply

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Ross Reid Contractors provides the motorway connection for residential and business developments vital to Auckland’s growth in what has turned out to be a privately...
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Opening up a dangerous bottleneck

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[pull_quote_right author=””] “The new culvert will be located at the base of an existing steep sided gully, with Stringfellows and subcontractors complying with the strict...
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The sensational new CAT E-Series

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Two well-established South Island contracting firms, among the first in New Zealand to move to the eagerly awaited new Cat E-Series excavator range now available...