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Right now, our focus is on supporting your welfare and maintaining the essential services you rely on like water, sewage and transport. Some other services are disrupted though, and most public facilities are shut. Find out what's happening with our services, facilities, parks and venues: www.tauranga.govt.nz/covid19  |  For information on coronavirus: covid19.govt.nz  |  Stay safe and be kind to one another - kia kaha Tauranga.


Latest news

Southern Pipeline steel pipe success

Posted: 30 July 2018

Another milestone has been reached in the Southern Pipeline harbour crossing project, with 1.6km of steel pipe successfully being pulled the full distance under the harbour, surfacing at Matapihi at 3pm on Saturday 28 July.

Harbour crossing pipeline installation progressing well

Posted: 24 July 2018

A major milestone for the Southern Pipeline harbour crossing project is close to being completed, with the outer steel pipe nearly installed under the harbour between Memorial Park and Matapihi.

24-hour work starts on harbour crossing project

Posted: 20 July 2018

A short period of 24-hour work is about to begin on Southern Pipeline harbour crossing project. Subject to specialist equipment arriving on-site, this work is likely to begin Friday, 20 July.

Construction challenges continue for the Southern Pipeline harbour crossing

Posted: 11 April 2018

Ongoing challenges of drilling deep under the harbour have pushed out the expected completion date for the Southern Pipeline Harbour Crossing project.

Construction challenges likely to extend pipeline harbour crossing work

Posted: 17 November 2017

A series of challenges has slowed progress on the Southern Pipeline harbour crossing project, with a possibility that the final phase of construction work will extend into the new year.

Southern Pipeline harbour crossing update October 2017

Posted: 27 October 2017

Work on the Southern Pipeline Harbour Crossing is entering its final stages, with the last phase of reaming now underway.

Southern Pipeline drilling hits the target

Posted: 07 August 2017

The drilling phase of the Southern Pipeline Harbour Crossing project is now complete.

Southern Pipeline harbour crossing work resumes

Posted: 24 July 2017

Work was today resuming on the Southern Pipeline.

Mud in harbour

Posted: 20 July 2017

At 9am this morning Tauranga City Council stopped work on the Southern Pipeline harbour crossing because mud used for drilling seeped through loose ground and reached the low tide harbour surface on the Memorial Park side.


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