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Power is fully restored to Gisborne

Sunday, 18 December 2016, 7:25 pm | Eastland Group

Power is fully restored to Gisborne and the East Coast, 4 hours ahead of schedule After a light plane crashed into the high voltage lines near Hangaroa, severing the region's connection to the national grid, Eastland Network crews have been working ... More >>

Power shut down confirmed for this Sunday

Friday, 16 December 2016, 4:52 pm | Eastland Group

Gisborne and the East Coast to be without power from 6am to 2pm on Sunday, 18 December. By the end of this weekend, Gisborne and the East Coast should be operating at full power once again. More >>

Power fully restored in Gisborne at 6.50pm

Wednesday, 14 December 2016, 9:56 am | Eastland Group

Eastland Network general manager Brent Stewart has confirmed electricity was restored to the Gisborne and East Coast region at 6.50pm this evening. More >>

Work progressing well on high voltage lines near Gisborne

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 12:17 pm | Eastland Group

Repairs to the damaged high voltage lines near Gisborne are progressing well, says Eastland Network general manager Brent Stewart. More >>

East Coast and Gisborne still without power

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 9:03 am | Eastland Group

About 40,000 people are still without power this morning but Eastland Network crews continue to work on high voltage lines near Hangaroa, south of Gisborne, after a light plane crash interrupted electricity supply to the entire East Coast yesterday. More >>

Major power outage in Gisborne and the East Coast

Monday, 12 December 2016, 11:15 am | Eastland Group

A major power cut involving the 110kV line into the district from Tuaia has interrupted supply across the whole of the Gisborne area. More >>

Eastland Group to electrify 75 percent of fleet by 2019

Friday, 9 December 2016, 12:44 pm | Eastland Group

Eastland Group has announced a commitment to ensuring its non-commercial vehicle fleet is 75 percent electric by 2019. More >>

Applications open for 2017 engineering tertiary scholarships

Thursday, 22 September 2016, 5:28 pm | Eastland Group

Eastland region university students have until 31 October to apply for Eastland Group’s annual tertiary study scholarship. The scholarship offers $5,000 to students studying engineering, and comes with the possibility of paid holiday work with the company. More >>

Drilling completed at Te Ahi O Maui

Monday, 19 September 2016, 11:29 am | Eastland Group

Drilling of the production well and two injection wells has been completed at the Te Ahi O Maui geothermal project, near Kawerau. More >>

Changes ahead for Gisborne's electricity network

Monday, 18 July 2016, 4:28 pm | Eastland Group

Eastland Network has launched a solar research trial to gather “real world data” as part of its planning for the future electricity needs of the Gisborne, East Coast and Wairoa regions. More >>

Eastland Group reports $15.2 million profit in 2016

Thursday, 9 June 2016, 9:17 am | Eastland Group

Eastland Group today announced a record audited profit of $15.2 million for the year ended 31 March 2016. More >>

Te Ahi O Maui drilling is underway

Wednesday, 8 June 2016, 4:29 pm | Eastland Group

Drilling is underway on the first of three wells for the Te Ahi O Maui geothermal power project near Kawerau. Following completion of this well, two further wells will be drilled later this year. More >>

Charges laid in relation to works carried out at Waihi dam

Thursday, 19 May 2016, 4:55 pm | Eastland Group

Eastland Group today received verbal notification of Hawke’s Bay Regional Council’s decision to lay charges in relation to works carried out at the Waihi dam. The repairs were required after the dam’s sluice gates were damaged during severe weather in ... More >>

Te Ahi O Maui signs construction deal with Ormat

Thursday, 19 May 2016, 12:09 pm | Eastland Group

The Te Ahi O Maui partnership and an Israeli company, Ormat, signed a deal last week for the construction of a new geothermal power plant near Kawerau, New Zealand. More >>

Excitement brewing for geothermal project

Thursday, 21 April 2016, 3:16 pm | Eastland Group

Excitement is brewing across both the Kawerau township and Whakatāne district as a much anticipated project launches a new phase of development. More >>

Waiau River recovering well near Waihi dam

Tuesday, 19 April 2016, 2:45 pm | Eastland Group

The Waiau River system appears to be in good shape following repairs to the sluice gates at the Eastland Group-owned Waihi dam, near Wairoa. More >>

Eastland Port smashes previous export record

Friday, 15 April 2016, 2:32 pm | Eastland Group

More than 2.3 million tonnes – mostly raw logs – was exported from Eastland Port during the past 12 months, a record that smashes the company’s previous best year. More >>

Influential line up for 2016 Eastland Group Speaker Series

Wednesday, 13 April 2016, 11:40 am | Eastland Group

Last year, Eastland Group’s Speaker Series brought four influential, thought-provoking guest speakers to Gisborne: Spark’s Simon Moutter, Business Hall of Fame stalwart Dame Wendy Pye, sporting icon and Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy, and ... More >>

Eastland Group teams up with IPENZ for careers expo

Friday, 8 April 2016, 12:47 pm | Eastland Group

Eastland Group will team up with the local branch of the Institution of Professional Engineers NZ (IPENZ) for a combined stand at next week’s Gisborne Herald Careers Expo. More >>

Waihi dam sluice gate damage and repair

Wednesday, 30 March 2016, 5:23 pm | Eastland Group

The Eastland Group-owned Waihi dam, which sustained damage during a severe weather event in September last year, has now been repaired and will shortly resume full function as a hydro-electricity station generating enough power for 1600 homes. More >>

   

 

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