Project: Papakura Stormwater Upgrades (4 Catchments -Central Papakura) – Public Stormwater

Client: Auckland Council

Date: April 2010 – December 2011

Project Description: Geoconsult was engaged to provide ground investigations and geotechnical advice for the Central Papakura area over a number of stormwater catchments, the significant depths of weak alluvial soils including extensive Peat deposits and the proposed open cut trenching pipe installation option required detailed consideration of potential groundwater drawdown and settlement effects on adjacent infrastructure.