Eastern Terrace - water supply mains renewal


The renewal of water supply mains along Eastern Terrace.


To replace and upgrade existing water mains and lateral connections which have reached the end of their lifecycle.


Eastern Terrace, from Birdwood Avenue to Corson Avenue, Beckenham.


Monday 2 August 2021 to late October 2021. Monday to Friday, 7am to 6pm (weather/site condition dependent).


The contractor is Schick Civil Construction Ltd. Office: 03 344 1031, 7am to 5pm. Site contact: Nick Matthews 021 373 116. Alternative contact: Carl Philpott 021 452 866 (7 days, 24 hours). Contract Manager: Ben Hopewell 021 957 861. Christchurch City Council: 03 941 8999.

Impacts to traffic

  • Traffic management will be installed to keep both road users and workers safe.
  • Reduced speed limits and limited on-road parking will be in place during construction works.
  • Pedestrian access will be maintained.  

Impacts to residents

  • During construction, both the water supply mains and lateral connections to the property boundary will be accessed, including work across berms and footpaths.
  • The new water main will be tested and residents will be informed via another letter drop prior to any water shut down. 
  • Access to properties will be maintained using steel plates where required.
  • Please advise us if you have specific access requirements, e.g.: medical visits, home help,  large vehicle deliveries and any planned works.