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The Little Digger that Could

Wednesday, 27 May 2015, 1:33 pm | SCIRT

‘Darby the Dusty Digger’, a sculpture made entirely out of cans of food, has been honoured in an international design and build competition. More >>

SCIRT Traffic 4 May, 2015

Friday, 1 May 2015, 4:28 pm | SCIRT More >>

SCIRT TRAFFIC: ANZAC weekend and after, 24 April, 2015

Friday, 24 April 2015, 4:27 pm | SCIRT

For Anzac weekend closures: More >>

Notice—Antigua Street Bridge Opening– Central City

Wednesday, 22 April 2015, 2:28 pm | SCIRT

Downer, as part of SCIRT, has been repairing the earthquake damaged Antigua Street Footbridge. This notice is to let you know that the repairs are almost finished and we will be opening the bridge soon. More >>

SCIRT traffic update

Tuesday, 21 April 2015, 4:56 pm | SCIRT

SCIRT traffic update: City bridge repair leads to temporary road access to Botanic Gardens carpark SCIRT’s McConnell Dowell team starts work on Wednesday morning, 22 April, upgrading ... More >>

Big milestone for South Brighton and Southshore community

Thursday, 26 March 2015, 2:44 pm | SCIRT

One of the important lifeline repairs for a Christchurch coastal community is coming to an end. The major repair of the South Brighton bridge is wrapping up in coming weeks after two-and-a-half years work by SCIRT’s Fulton Hogan team. More >>

SCIRT traffic news week

Friday, 6 March 2015, 2:37 pm | SCIRT

SCIRT’s Fletcher crews installing the new vacuum wastewater tanks are short of room near the intersection of Pages Road and Marlow Road currently so need to make the road one-way for a week from Friday, 6 March. More >>

SCIRT traffic news week starting 2 March

Friday, 27 February 2015, 3:55 pm | SCIRT More >>

Significant traffic change coming for Banks Peninsula

Wednesday, 25 February 2015, 4:31 pm | SCIRT

Big traffic change Governors Bay, Dyers Pass Road down to one lane, March – August Governors Bay and Banks Peninsula residents and people who use Dyers Pass Road to ... More >>

Antigua St footbridge homeward bound

Wednesday, 18 February 2015, 2:23 pm | SCIRT

The Antigua footbridge near the Antigua Boatsheds and Christchurch Hospital is coming back together again after removal of the curved steel structure last year for repair off-site. More >>

SCIRT founding GM departs; local engineer takes up baton

Wednesday, 10 December 2014, 11:56 am | SCIRT

SCIRT, the Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild Team, a collaborative alliance of central and local government and civil engineering companies set up to rebuild Christchurch’s damaged horizontal infrastructure after the February 2011 earthquake, ... More >>

Three week change Cashmere Hill 24 November

Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 3:56 pm | SCIRT

SCIRT will be closing Dyers Pass Road from the Colombo St roundabout to Rhodesvale Terrace for three weeks from 24 November. Fulton Hogan’s crew will be doing emergency wastewater repairs on the first bend in the road. (See maps attached and work notice ... More >>

A tale of two bridges

Wednesday, 19 November 2014, 3:54 pm | SCIRT

Kahu Road bridge near Christchurch Boys High reopened to traffic last night, 18 November. The brick sides of the bridge are still being repaired by SCIRT’s McConnell Dowell team so safety fences are in place with a 40kph speed limit. This work should ... More >>

SCIRT Traffic Update

Friday, 31 October 2014, 1:14 pm | SCIRT

Sumner/ Redcliffs drivers – Ferry Road, south of roundabout Dyers Road, towards town only Saturday, 1 November Ferry Road will be detoured from the Dyers Road roundabout to the Ferrymead shops tomorrow, Saturday 1 November. SCIRT’s City Care team will ... More >>

Gas pipe broken today – investigation underway

Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 3:59 pm | SCIRT

A SCIRT piping crew working on the Barbadoes/ Moorhouse intersection, in a very busy area of the city, today ruptured a 110 mm gas pipe, 1.35 metres deep. This resulted in the evacuation of buildings, cordoned off roads and a halt to rail line services ... More >>

SCIRT Traffic News Labour Weekend, Week Starting 28 October

Saturday, 25 October 2014, 12:16 pm | SCIRT More >>

Linwood Ave – apologies for unexpected delays

Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 3:53 pm | SCIRT

SCIRT’s plans to narrow part of Linwood Ave on the city side of the Eastgate intersection (at Buckleys/ Aldwins Roads) caused delays for motorists this morning. As well as narrowing the eastbound lanes of Linwood Ave, the west bound (city bound) side was ... More >>

Getting to Riccarton House/ Bistro and Christchurch Market

Friday, 26 September 2014, 4:24 pm | SCIRT

Whenever SCIRT sets up a road closure or closes a traffic lane where businesses are operating, there will be some flow-on effect More >>

Exciting new appointment for SCIRT World Buskers Festival

Friday, 5 September 2014, 3:04 pm | SCIRT

The SCIRT World Buskers Festival 2015 will have a new leader at the helm with the appointment of festival director, Glen Pickering. More >>

Main Road Redcliffs reopens this afternoon

Friday, 25 July 2014, 2:06 pm | SCIRT

Amidst the sea of orange road cones that line the drive to and from Sumner, some welcome news today, from about 3 pm: Main Road will reopen between McCormacks Bay Road and the Redcliffs shops, removing the detours off Celia St and Beachville Road. More >>