Upper Huia Dam Standpipe Replacement

Client

Watercare Services Ltd

Engineer

SKM

Value

$1,100,000

Description

The replacement of the 600NB cast iron pipework inside the Upper Huia Dam

The main challenge on this project was the access to the work site. Traditional cranage methods were not possible, so the construction team developed an innovative solution for transporting materials up the face of the dam (approximately 30m high).

Capabilities

Steel pipe construction, confined spaces, difficult access.

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