Tag : horizontal infrastructure

Contractor NZTA project Project

Working against the elements: Mingha Bluff realignment on SH73

Contractor Magazine
Rain, wind and snow have conspired to delay a major realignment on SH73 between Canterbury and the West Coast. Hugh de Lacy gets his wet...
Contractor Feature

Swinging from the job

Contractor Magazine
The past quarter-century has seen abseiling rise from a pastime for the not-so-faint-at-heart to a vital service in the civil construction industry. Hugh de Lacy...
Contractor Feature Project

A day at Christchurch’s Avon-Heathcote Estuary

Contrafed PUblishing
Repairing and widening the roads around Christchurch’s iconic Avon-Heathcote Estuary posed many interesting challenges, not all of them anticipated, as CHRIS MACANN explains. FOR MANY,...