Sheffield Water Scheme

Sheffield Water Scheme

The Sheffield Storage Pond is now complete. Water from the Waimakariri river intake is pumped 80m vertically to the open channel supply race, through 3 concrete drop structures to slow velocity before it enters the 1.6m inlet pipe for the last kilometre to the storage...
Sunrise Valley Dam Enlargement

Sunrise Valley Dam Enlargement

Taylors Contracting were engaged by Sunrise Hops to enlarge the capacity of an existing dam that was created by the Late Bob Taylor in the early 80’s. The Hop farm was under negotiation for sale to an American company (Freestyle Hops Ltd) who wanted to develop the...
Richmond Resource Centre – Coastal Protection

Richmond Resource Centre – Coastal Protection

WINNER: CCNZ Nelson Marlborough 2017 Awards, $200,000 – $750,000 Category This project was for coastal erosion remedial work on the Tasman Great Taste Trail, a popular cycle/walking facility for locals. The work included shaping of the beach, laying of filter...
Matakitaki River, Murchison

Matakitaki River, Murchison

The Matakitaki river works was a joint TDC and NZTA job to protect the SH6 bridge over the Matakitaki river and decrease the impact on surrounding areas during flood events in Murchison. Along with an estimated 78,000m3 volume of gravel removed from the river more...
Christchurch Southern Motorway

Christchurch Southern Motorway

The Christchurch Southern Motorway project involved the construction and rehabilitation of 10.4 km of motorway and major arterial road. Taylors were awarded the contract for the earthworks component consisting of Site Clearance; Topsoil stripping and re-spreading;...