• Lower Hatea Crossing
  • New 265m-long highway bridge crossing Hatea River with central 25m-long rolling-bascule lifting span to allow yachts to pass. Winning design concept by Knight Architects: bridge architect, modelled on traditional Maori fish hook 1260m-long new arterial road joining Riverside Drive to Port Road via old Pohe Island Landfill
  • Upgrading of intersection between Okara Drive and Port Road to 2-lane roundabout
  • Upgrading of Port Road from Okara Drive to the Lower Hatea connection
  • Shared walking and cycling path from Riverside Drive to Port Road
  • Construction contract awarded to a McConnell Dowell/Transfield Services joint venture in May 2011. Structural engineering and geotechnical design lead by Peters & Cheung. Mechanical and hydraulic engineering by Eadon Consulting. Highway design by Northern Civil

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