Mill Road to Fitzherbert Avenue - new water main

  • Project typePipe construction
  • Project value$289,896
  • Contractor nameDowner New Zealand Ltd
  • Completion Date31 July 2020

This project is part of a wider programme of works within Council’s Long-Term Plan and Water Asset Management Plan to upgrade the level of service available through the network.

The 225mm water main will be laid from Mill Road, along Mosston Road to Clarkson Avenue and is part of the resilience being built into the water network service for the growth of the Mill Road, Mosston Road and Clarkson Avenue areas.

It will also provide connectivity to some existing properties in the Fox Rd area. 

No closures or detours are expected but temporary traffic management will be in place at all times during the construction.


Milestone Work description
27 January 2020 Letter drop to residents
10 February 2020 Site establishment
2 March 2020 Construction begins 
31 July 2020 Construction ends, weather permitting
7 August 2020 Site disestablished and reinstated, weather permitting


Mosston Road and Fox Road, Whanganui 4501  View Map

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