We are a leading provider of engineering, construction and maintenance services to asset owners in the utility, industrial, commercial, resources and infrastructure sectors.

Pride, Performance, Value

We are a leading provider of engineering, construction and maintenance services to asset owners in the utility, industrial, commercial, resources and infrastructure sectors. Pride, Performance, Value
Our Projects
Project Type: Gas

Gas Meter Replacement Project

Electrix were awarded the contract to replace approximately 3,500 residential GMS (Gas Measurement System) meters between September 2010 and June 2011 within the Auckland District to comply with NZS 5259: Gas Measurement Standard that require all residential meter types over 20 years of age to be replaced and tested (at the laboratory) for accuracy.
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Project Type: Transport

Newmarket Rail Interchange Rail Re‐signalling

This important project; the first stage in a state‐of‐the‐art signalling system, is being installed to enhance the security and reliability of Auckland’s rail network. Once completed in 2012 it will become one of the most advanced systems in operation anywhere in the world.
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Project Type: Commercial

Westpac Charter House

In January 2008 electrical work was carried out on the three level basement car park, and on completion moved to the new construction of the eight level integrated main building. This work incorporated the historic Charter House and the E. Tingey & Co Building. At completion this complex is the first part of the new headquarters for Westpac Banking.
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Project Type: Commercial

Eden Park Temporary Sports Lighting and Enabling Works

After the Bledisloe Cup game on the 2nd August 2008 Eden Park began its make over for the 2011 World Cup. Electrix won the contract to install four temporary lighting towers. These are required for night lighting when the existing east stand is dismantled.
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Project Type: Distribution

Ngatamariki Electrical Transmission Facility

The new Ngatamariki Power Station is located in the Ngatamariki geothermal field which is approximately 17km North East of Taupo. Electrix was awarded the contract to link it to the existing power station at Nga Awa Purua by the construction of 7.5km long 220kV single circuit line with OPGW.
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Project Type: Transmission

Pakuranga - Penrose A Dismantle

As part of the North Auckland and Northland Grid Upgrade (NAaN ) project Electrix was awarded the Pakuranga - Penrose A line dismantle tender. The work consisted of removing the double circuit copper and ACSR conductors, (6 spans), along the entire line length and the removal of the thirty five towers on the line.
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Project Type: Transmission

Pakuranga Mechanical and Electrical Installation Works

Electrix was contracted to carry out mechanical and electrical installation works for the 220kV Switchyard with three 220/33kV transformers and a 33kV Schneider switchboard.
Our People


How we do business is just as important as what we do, and we believe that the best business is done when individuals and companies work well together.

Health & Safety

Home Without Harm - Everyone Everyday

Our team makes a personal commitment to safety, working together and always supporting each other to create a positive and proactive safety culture.

Latest News

Change of Ownership for Electrix

September 2014

VINCI Energies has reached an agreement to acquire Electrix from McConnell Dowell, a subsidiary of South African group Aveng.   

The transaction remains subject to standard completion conditions but is expected to be finalised by 31 October 2014. 

VINCI Energies, is a French business with a turnover of €9.25 billion, operating in about 50 countries including some 30 outside Europe.  The business has a strong focus on combining global expertise with local service.

Gavan Jackson, Managing Director of Electrix, said:

“VINCI Energies provides services to many of the same markets as Electrix and will add significant value to Electrix and our major customers." 

VINCI Energies uses a decentralised business model and we believe our customers will continue to benefit from Electrix operating autonomously and maintaining our ability to be responsive to our customers’ needs.

The Electrix and VINCI Energies culture and values are very much aligned with a strong commitment to health and safety and customer service. We shall continue to operate under the Electrix brand with the benefit of a new owner who is committed to supporting and growing the Electrix business.”


More information on VINCI Energies can be found at:


For more information please contact Electrix on +64 9 270 1700 or via email 

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