Burnside - water supply mains renewal



The renewal of water supply mains in Burnside.


To replace and upgrade existing water mains and lateral connections which has reached its end of lifecycle.


Grahams Road (Greers Road to Waimairi Road), Burnside.


20 June 2021 to mid-2022 (weather/site condition dependent).


The contractor is Trenching Dynamix. Phone Murray Smith on 027 223 0636. Please advise us if you have specific access requirements: e.g.- medical visits, home helps, large vehicle deliveries and any planned works.


***NIGHT WORK: 3rd to 24th of October at Rebens Place to
Westburn Terrace of Grahams Rd. (weather dependent). Work will be undertaken between Sunday to Friday, 6pm to 6am. Residents will be notified of any further planned night works.

***DAY WORK: 21 June 2021 to mid-2022. Monday to Friday, 7am to 5pm (weather/site condition dependent).

Work areas

  • Grahams Road, Hounslow Street and Rembrandt Place.
  • Intersections of Staines Street, Wairakei Road Gregan Crescent, Sevenoaks Drive, Wayside Avenue, Cranbrook Avenue, Guildford Street, Ambleside Drive, Rubens Place, Thurlestone Place, Memorial Avenue, Hadlow Place, Westburn Terrace & Waimairi Road. Raxworthy, Hounslow Street and Coniston Avenue.

Impacts to traffic and residents

  • The works will be staged with the first stage being planned night works starting on Grahams Road intersecting Sevenoaks Drive, Gregan Cresent and Wairakei Road.
  • Traffic management will be installed to keep both road users and workers safe.
  • On road parking will be limited during the works.
  • Access to properties will be maintained using steel plates where required.
  • During construction works, both the water supply mains and lateral connections to the property boundary will be accessed including work across berms and footpaths.
  • Residents will receive updates as construction progresses to notify when work will commence in their street, this will include any planned night works and water shut down if necessary.