Tenders let for pipeline upgrade

A tender to the value of $8,746,500 was let to Downer EDI Works Ltd for the construction of the works associated with the construction of the Regional Pipeline Upgrade contract. 

The contract for the supply of the generators for the four pump stations (Beach Road, Saxton Road, Songer Street and Airport) was let to Powergen Group Ltd.

The supply of pumps for the upgrade works at the Beach and Saxton Road pump stations was let to Mono Pumps (NZ) Ltd and the pumps for the Songer Street pump station was let to Grundfos.

The physical works on the project is expected to start in February and finish in October 2011.