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Feedback sought on plans to improve Porirua wastewater system

20 / Nov / 2018

Community feedback is being sought on proposals to upgrade the wastewater system that serves Porirua and northern Wellington city suburbs, to improve the health of Te Awarua-o-Porirua Harbour.

Contractors team up for Wellington’s water work

29 / Oct / 2018

Council-owned Wellington Water has today confirmed the three teams of contractors that will carry out planned water network construction for councils in metropolitan Wellington for the next four years. Wellington Water manages the drinking water, stormwater and wastewater networks for the...

Longer days, shorter sprinkler use

29 / Sep / 2018

Residential garden watering restrictions come into effect this Sunday and are in place during daylight saving months (30 September 2018-7 April 2019) in Lower Hutt, Porirua and Wellington. Upper Hutt garden watering restrictions apply all year round. These restrictions allow for...

Fulton Hogan named as Wellington Water’s preferred network maintenance partner

14 / Sep / 2018

Wellington Water has named Fulton Hogan as their preferred maintenance and operations partner. The new contract, in place from July 2019, is anticipated to be for a minimum of ten years and is subject to negotiations.

Trial by insect - innovative sludge reduction research

24 / Aug / 2018

We have been working with a Palmerston North based start-up Prescient Nutrition, who approached us late last year about whether we could spare some wastewater sludge for a trial to covert bio waste away from landfills. We were more than happy to send a few kilograms from the 65 tonnes a day going to landfill.