Spreydon Water Supply Pump Station - wells 2 and 3 renewal

What

Drilling of one new well and installing pipework, and decommissioning of two older wells within the pump station site.

Why

The older wells have reached the end of their lives and now need to be replaced.

Where

85 Lyttelton Street, Somerfield.

When

May 2022 to January 2023. Monday to Saturday, 7:30am to 6pm (weather/site conditions dependent).

Contact

The contractor is City Care Limited. Phone Tony Nguyen on 03 941 5778, Monday to Saturday, 7:30am to 6pm.

Details

Christchurch City Council has contracted City Care Limited to undertake works at Spreydon Water Supply Pump Station at 85 Lyttelton Street. The works involved include:

  • Drilling of one new bore
  • Decommissioning of two older wells
  • Installation of new underground services, and;
  • Electrical and mechanical works

Please be aware of the following hazards:

  • Construction equipment and workers onsite
  • Construction equipment moving into and out of the work site
  • Drilling operation will create noise. We aim to minimise noise as much as possible
  • Physical works in the vicinity of 85 Lyttelton Street

There will be traffic management outside of the site, and a no-parking area outside 85 Lyttelton Street. There is no scheduled road closures or disruption to access of property.

Thank you for your patience as we upgrade the water supply network in this area.