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SCIRT Progress Statistics


Completed Work

WASTEWATER  600 km pipe (92%) repaired/replaced
75 pump stations (93%) repaired/replaced
STORM WATER 63 km of pipe (94%) repaired/replaced
5 pump stations (75%) repaired/replaced
FRESH WATER 99 km of pipe (99%) repaired/replaced
24 pump stations and reservoirs  (89%) repaired/replaced
ROADING       1,384,236 sq m of road (95%) repaired/replaced
144 bridges/culverts (99%) repaired/replaced
166 retaining walls (92%) repaired/replaced

99% of design is complete


95% of construction is complete


SCIRT has completed its original programme of work in the CBD. 99% of Central City Work is complete


95% of the whole SCIRT programme is complete



Current Work

5 projects valued at 2.0 million dollars are being designed
4 projects totalling 1.8 million dollars are being estimated

83 projects valued at 309.0 million dollars are under construction

233 projects totalling 802.6 million dollars are being handed back to asset owners
418 projects totalling 300.3 million dollars are complete and have been handed back to asset owners
1,415.8 million dollars is the total value of work within the rebuild programme



8036 work notices produced. 1,706,105 copies of work notices delivered to residents and businesses.
222 e-newsletters produced
170 school visits
40,081 face to face meetings
5186 non-traffic related signs about our work.

83% of the community is satisfied with SCIRT communication





Hays National Association of Women in Construction Excellence Awards 2016

- Jane Taylor, City Care (finalist) 

- Nicola Thompson, Fletcher (finalist)

- Cherie Leckner, Fulton Hogan (finalist)

Champion Canterbury Business Awards 2016

- Champion Canterbury Infrastructure/Trades Award - Medium/Large Enterprise (Winner)

IPWEA Excellence Awards 2016

Best public works project, under $5m category

- Sumner Road stage four retaining wall - Winner

Best public works project, over $5m category

- Main Road, three laning - Finalist

Canterbury Heritage Awards 2016

Public Realm - Saved and Restored Award

- The Memorial Arch - Winner

- Armagh Street Bridge - Highly Commended

Seismic Award

- Bridge of Rememberance and Memorial Arch - Highly Commended

Gough/Humes Canterbury 2015 Contractor of the Year Award – Category C - Projects between $1,000,000 and $3,000,000

- Fulton Hogan, Sumner Road stage 4 retaining wall earthquake repairs.

Gough/Humes Canterbury 2015 Contractor of the Year Award – Category B – Projects between $250,000 and $1,000,00

- Downer, Armagh Street bridge earthquake repairs.

Canstruction 2015

- Structural Integrity Award

- Best Meal Award

Civil Contractors New Zealand Awards 2015

- Connexis Company Training and Development Award – Large Company (finalist)

Hays National Association of Women in Construction Excellence Awards 2015

- Helen Tippett Award, SCIRT Women in Construction (winner)

- Professional Woman of the Year, Paula Lock (highly commended)

These awards celebrate achievements in advancing and furthering the interests of women in the construction industry. 

Territorial Forces Employer Support Council Award 2014

- Canterbury and Upper South Island regional employer of the year

Ministry for the Environment Green Ribbon Award 2014

- Caring for our water - Operation Dry July

Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) Award 2014

- Sustained public relations (highly commended)

New Zealand Institute of Surveyors Award of Excellence 2014

- Gold award of Excellence – Surveying for SCIRT

New Zealand Planning Institute Best Practice Award 2013

- Integrated planning and investigations (winner)

A combined award with Christchurch City Council, Environment Canterbury and Beca for a collaborative approach to a global consenting framework.

New Zealand Engineering Excellence Awards 2013

- Excellence in Community Engagement (winner)

- Water, waste and amenities (finalist)

- Young engineer of the year (finalist)

Champion Canterbury Business Awards 2013 

- The Press Champion Canterbury Supreme Award (winner)

- Champion Infrastructure (winner)

The Brunel Medal 2013

Resource Managment Law Association of New Zealand Inc.

-Project Award 2012

A combined award with Beca Carter Hollings and Ferner Limited for the Multi-Criteria Assessment Tool

ITEX Computerworld Awards

-ICT Project of the Year (Fulton Hogan - finalist)

12D International Innovation Awards (Gold)

esri Awards 2012

- Special achievement in GIS


Last updated 13 October 2016