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SCIRT Progress Statistics


Completed Work

WASTEWATER  284 km pipe (43%) repaired/replaced
44 pump stations (51%) repaired/replaced
1557 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


44% of construction is complete


68% of Central City Work is complete


49% of the whole SCIRT programme is complete



Current Work

103 projects valued at 423.8 million dollars are being designed
52 projects totalling 168.4 million dollars are being estimated
148 projects valued at 759.4 million dollars are under construction
258 projects totalling 267 million dollars are being handed back to asset owners
1,629.6 million dollars is the total value of work within the rebuild programme



3192 work notices distributed to 803,270 residents
165 e-newsletters produced
110 school visits
17,164 face to face meetings
3518 non-traffic related signs about our work.

86% 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 11 July 2014