The latest news on the Canterbury Multi-Use Arena (CMUA).

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Latest update: Monday 29 March 2021 

  • The Council’s Finance and Performance Committee has resolved to award the Pre Construction Services Agreement to BESIX Watpac.
  • All respondents to the design and construction RFP have been notified of this appointment.
  • RCP has been appointed to provide Project Manager/Design Manager services.
  • Aecom has been confirmed to provide Cost Manager/Price Verifier services.
  • Positions for the Principal Architect and Stakeholder Manager are currently being advertised.
  • Decontamination work will commence after Easter. A Start Works Notice has been issued for this.
  • Enable, Chorus and Vodafone have all completed their fibre works.
  • The Council has received the designs to convert the Madras and Barbadoes intersections of Cashel and Lichfield streets to T intersections.
  • LINZ published the Cashel Street and Lichfield Street road stopping public notice on 15 December 2020. As a result of this formal road stopping, it's recommended that traffic use the routes below.

Cashel Street and Lichfield Street road closure map


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