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Hot And Dry Outlook Concerning For Auckland’s Water Company

Wednesday, 26 February 2020, 9:11 am | Watercare Services

With further hot and dry days forecast, Auckland’s water company – Watercare – is growing increasingly concerned about the region’s skyrocketing water use and is calling for people to think before they turn their taps on. High temperatures ... More >>

Watercare Sends Mobile Water Treatment Units To Northland

Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 7:30 am | Watercare Services

Watercare has sent a mobile water treatment unit to the far north to support the rural communities of Kaitaia and Kaikokhe because they are facing a severe drought and water shortages. The unit will treat water drawn from a bore on a local farm. ... More >>

Aucklanders encouraged to be mindful of their water use

Monday, 10 February 2020, 9:34 am | Watercare Services

Auckland’s water and wastewater services provider, Watercare, is encouraging the public to be mindful of their water use as the hot weather continues to drive large peaks in demand. More >>

Watercare’s EV’s fleet accelerates

Tuesday, 8 October 2019, 3:26 pm | Watercare Services

Watercare’s vehicle fleet is undergoing a quiet revolution, growing from five to 30 new Electric Vehicles in just under a year. In September, three new Hyundai Kona and 20 Hyundai Ioniq arrived with another two Ioniqs going to the Central Interceptor ... More >>

Watercare water and wastewater price changes

Thursday, 7 June 2018, 2:06 pm | Watercare Services

Watercare water and wastewater price changes effective 1 July 2018 Watercare has announced it will be increasing the price of its water services by an average of 2.5 per cent. Chief executive Raveen Jaduram says this is an increase of less than ... More >>

Phil Goff and Shane Jones plant trees to celebrate Arbor Day

Tuesday, 5 June 2018, 5:36 pm | Watercare Services

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff and Forestry Minister Shane Jones plant Pohutukawa trees to celebrate this year’s Arbor Day. More >>

Watercare announces new water outages map

Thursday, 26 April 2018, 4:27 pm | Watercare Services

Auckland residents can now find out if there are water problems in their area with a simple click on a new digital map. More >>

Large wastewater project counting down to start date

Thursday, 8 March 2018, 12:53 pm | Watercare Services

Preparation for Watercare’s largest-ever construction project is on schedule, with the announcement of the short-listed contractors today. The Central Interceptor– a 4.5m diameter wastewater tunnel – is designed to help reduce combined wastewater ... More >>

Watercare helps unblock pipes at The Olympic

Thursday, 23 November 2017, 1:03 pm | Watercare Services

Lumps of wood, rags, wet wipes and hair created a major blockage at The Olympic, Newmarket earlier this week. Watercare received a call on Monday after a wastewater spill was discovered in the basement of the Broadway property. Contractors spent ... More >>

Watercare releases Annual Report 2017

Friday, 29 September 2017, 4:41 pm | Watercare Services

Watercare releases Annual Report 2017 The Watercare Annual Report 2017 is now available online . The report summarises Watercare’s performance against the objectives set out in our statement of intent and provides an insight into our operations during ... More >>

Watercare Worker About to Be Discharged From Hospital

Thursday, 28 September 2017, 4:26 pm | Watercare Services

The Watercare worker who received minor burns to his face and arms whilst investigating a wastewater pipe in Ladies Mile, Remuera will be discharged from Middlemore Hospital within the hour. More >>

Watercare Worker Receives Injuries in Remuera Work Incident

Thursday, 28 September 2017, 2:44 pm | Watercare Services

A Watercare contractor has received minor burns to his face and arms whilst investigating a wastewater pipe in Ladies Mile, Remuera. More >>

Water and wastewater price changes effective 1 July 2017

Tuesday, 6 June 2017, 6:34 pm | Watercare Services

Watercare announced today it will be increasing the price of its water and wastewater services. From 1 July, water prices will increase by 2.5 percent, and wastewater services will increase by 3.3 percent on average across domestic and non-domestic ... More >>

Aucklanders asked to stay waterwise over weekend

Friday, 31 March 2017, 10:15 am | Watercare Services

Yesterday Aucklanders used a total of 401 million litres of water. Watercare wishes everyone a safe and happy weekend and asks them to be waterwise at the same time. Ends. More >>

Aucklanders set a new low record for water use

Thursday, 30 March 2017, 11:02 am | Watercare Services

Yesterday’s heavy rain was enough to deter Aucklanders from doing the washing or going for an early morning run and taking an extra shower … meaning we all used just 376 million litres of water— a new record since water savings began. More >>

Aucklanders singing in the rain while being waterwise!

Wednesday, 29 March 2017, 11:02 am | Watercare Services

The City of Sails (and umbrellas) may be receiving a good drenching this autumn but that hasn’t stopped Aucklanders from treating water as a precious resource. Yesterday, the city’s total water use was 404 million litres – only fractionally ... More >>

Aucklanders achieve the target three days in a row!

Tuesday, 28 March 2017, 12:31 pm | Watercare Services

28 March Another great day - Aucklanders achieve the target three days in a row! Aucklanders are continuing to reduce their water use with the city using only 396 million litres yesterday – that is less than 400 million litres for three days ... More >>

Production at Ardmore Water Treatment Plant remains stable

Monday, 27 March 2017, 1:42 pm | Watercare Services

While Adele fans received a soaking during last night’s [Sunday 26 March] downpours, production at Ardmore Water Treatment Plant remained stable. More >>

Production at Ardmore Water Treatment Plant remains stable

Monday, 27 March 2017, 1:22 pm | Watercare Services

While Adele fans received a soaking during last night’s [Sunday 26 March] downpours, production at Ardmore Water Treatment Plant remained stable. More >>

Supercity’s water use super low on Saturday

Sunday, 26 March 2017, 3:28 pm | Watercare Services

Supercity’s water use super low on Saturday Sunday 26 March Auckland only used 386 million litres of water yesterday [Saturday 25 March] – the supercity’s lowest consumption day for the year to date. Watercare says this is a fabulous result and ... More >>

 

 

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