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Crewman sitting rooftop at Commercial Bay
Working on Auckland's largest commercial development

The official opening of Commercial Bay, Auckland’s largest Commercial Development, signalled a major milestone and the beginning of an onsite wind-down for Electrix and the Infrastructure Facilities North team.

HVDC hanging over Churton Park.
HVDC lines over Churton Park

The 37 km long Oteranga Bay to Haywards A transmission line forms a crucial part of New Zealand’s inter-island high voltage direct current (HVDC) link between Benmore Dam in the South Island and Haywards Substation, near Wellington. 

This line is critical to ensuring an efficient and reliable electricity network for the North Island.

Undergrounding in Mount Albert streets.
Undergrounding in Mt Albert

Towards the end of 2019, Vector awarded Electrix the Mt Albert Overhead Improvement Project (OIP), which involved our distribution team undergrounding power and phone lines, along with the installation of new streetlights for Auckland Council.  Work on the project began in October 2019 and currently has a completion target of November 2020.

Auckland Harbour Bridge at daytime.
Working on the Auckland Harbour Bridge

In late 2019, Electrix’s gas group was awarded a contract from Vector to maintain a 200mm diameter steel gas pipe under the Auckland Harbour Bridge.

Powerco signing of contract Manawatu
Powerco signs a 5 year agreement with Electrix

Powerco has signed a five-year contract with Electrix to further shore up preparations for the increased network build contained in its CPP application.

The agreement follows the recent signing with Northpower and provides significant additional field service capacity.