Media queries contact 04 912 4543
Despite the additional challenge of the global pandemic both pipes were successfully relined by the end of May 2020, thanks to the multi-disciplinary team brought together to deliver this innovative repair.
The burst section of wastewater pipe in Victoria Street has now been repaired and everything is back up and running normally.
Good progress has been made to repair a wastewater pipe in Victoria Street in the Wellington CBD, after it burst last night.
Wellington Water Ltd, on behalf of Porirua City Council, has a programme of work underway to improve Porirua’s wastewater treatment plant and pipe network, which will reduce pollution on the coast at Titahi Bay and in the Harbour.
The first of the Mt Albert sludge pipelines to be repaired using a high-strength liner has been returned to full operation, following a comprehensive testing programme and reconnection to the wastewater network. The high-pressure pipeline is now once again transporting sludge between the Moa Point Wastewater Treatment Plant and the Southern Landfill, enabling the interim trucking operations to be stopped.