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SCIRT Progress Statistics


Completed Work

WASTEWATER  306 km pipe (46%) repaired/replaced
60 pump stations (59%) repaired/replaced
1558 pressure wastewater tanks installed
STORM WATER 14 km of pipe (52%) repaired/replaced
4 pump stations (33%) repaired/replaced
FRESH WATER 48 km of pipe (69%) repaired/replaced
32 pump stations and reservoirs  (51%) repaired/replaced
ROADING       355 433 sq m of road (27%) repaired/replaced
94 bridges/culverts (62%) repaired/replaced
48 retaining walls (20%) repaired/replaced

80% of design is complete


45% of construction is complete


68% of Central City Work is complete


50% of the whole SCIRT programme is complete



Current Work

108 projects valued at 410.8 million dollars are being designed
46 projects totalling 140.6 million dollars are being estimated
151 projects valued at 769.4 million dollars are under construction
263 projects totalling 275.9 million dollars are being handed back to asset owners
1,607.5 million dollars is the total value of work within the rebuild programme



3391 work notices distributed to 841,123 residents
170 e-newsletters produced
118 school visits
18,343 face to face meetings
3606 non-traffic related signs about our work.

82% of the community is satisfied with SCIRT communication





Public Relations Institute of New Zealand (PRINZ) Award 2014

- Sustained public relations (highly commended)

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

New Zealand Planning Institute Best Practice Award 2012

- 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.

12D International Innovation Awards (Gold)

esri Awards 2012

- Special achievement in GIS


Last updated 14 August 2014