Projects

We have a proven track record in the successful delivery of projects across NZ and Australia for key infrastructure asset owners in the industrial, commercial and government sectors.

We are able to bring innovative solutions to every problem or project using the technical and formal engineering knowledge we have at our disposal. We enjoy the challenge and know that through innovation and commitment to quality and safety we can deliver the best value for money to our clients.

The following project library is just a small snap shot of the many successful projects and contracts we have been involved in.

Transmission Tower Maintenance

Transmission Tower Maintenance

TBS’s Transmission Tower Painting Division is the largest and most experienced tower maintenance contractor in New Zealand. The division currently employs 50 full time equivalent staff and has over 80 years...

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Te Uku Wind Turbine Maintenance Project

The Te Uku Project has involved repairs to the 49m long blades, installation of power curve upgrade components and installation of a leading edge protection system. The project is resourced with our specialised rope access...

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Columbia Apartments Remediation Project

Columbia Apartments Remediation Project

TBS Group was engaged to erect scaffolding around Block 4 of the Mountain Rd Apartments in Auckland to allow full access to all exterior faces of the building o provide weather protection for a complete...

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Hotel DeBrett Seismic Strengthening Project

The Hotel Debrett project involved the seismic strengthening of an approximately 16 metre high brick chimney within a historic heritage hotel building located in Auckland’s CBD. Specifically the project involved...

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Bridge 13 Repaint Project

Bridge 13 Repaint Project

The Taramakau Bridge was originally constructed in 1889 as a critical link across the Taramakau River in the west coast of the South Island. The bridge consists of six 36 metre steel trusses and a combined road rail deck...

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Poatina Penstock Refurbishment Project

Poatina Penstock Refurbishment Project

Commissioned in 1965, the Poatina Penstock carries water to the Poatina Powerstation, which is Hydro Tasmania’s second biggest powerstation. The condition of the original anti-corrosion paintwork...

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Maerz Vertical Lime Kiln Shutdown

Maerz Vertical Lime Kiln Shutdown

TBS was contracted to undertake the complete demolition of brick refractory within the kiln and replace this with a new lining specified and supplied by the customer. The shutdown itself involved 6000 labour hours including...

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Fields Parade Remediation Project

The Fields Parade project commenced in July 2014 which involved the reclad of ten townhouses that are located in Albany, Auckland. The remedial works consisted of the removal of the existing monolithic cladding...

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Endeans Building Remediation Project

TBS Remcon were nominated as the preferred head contractor for the remediation of the Endeans Building located in the heart of Auckland’s CBD. This heritage building was completed in 1915 and is said to be the...

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Makatote Rail Viaduct Life Extension Project

Makatote Rail Viaduct Life Extension Project

The Makatote railway viaduct is located between Ohakune and National Park in the Central North Island and is a critical link in the North Island Main Trunk Line. The last full repaint of the viaduct was carried out during the 1950's...

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Taupo Events Centre Repaint Project

Taupo Events Centre Repaint Project

TBS was awarded the contract to prepare and paint the external structural steel work of the Taupo Events Centre for the Taupo District Council. The scope of the work included a water wash and abrasive...

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Argent Hall Remediation Project

In July 2013 TBS Remcon was awarded the contract to work in conjunction with Peddle Thorpe Architects to remediate Argent Hall located in Auckland City. This project was a high-rise leaky This project was a high-rise leaky...

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Uptown Apartments Remediation Project

Uptown Apartments Remediation Project

TBS Group was engaged to erect scaffolding around Block 4 of the Mountain Rd Apartments in Auckland to allow full access to all exterior faces of the building o provide weather protection for a complete...

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Refining New Zealand Maintenance Contract

Refining New Zealand Maintenance Contract

TBS has had a permanent presence at the Marsden Point site since 2007 providing a range of protective coatings and refractory maintenance services to the client. In early 2014, Refining New Zealand entered into a 5 year...

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Mill Creek Turbine Maintenance Contract

Mill Creek Turbine Maintenance Contract

The Mill Creek Project in Wellington involves repairing defects on the wind turbines which are being prepared for hand over by Siemens New Zealand Ltd to their client, Meridian Energy. The resource on this involves 3 rope...

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AHB Cable Supports and Strengthening Project

AHB Cable Supports and Strengthening Project

The Auckland Harbour Bridge (AHB) Cable Supports and strengthening Project was part of Transpower’s North Auckland and Auckland Grid Upgrade Project, which involves the installation of a new underground high voltage...

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West Wind Wind Turbine Maintenance Project

The West Wind Project in Wellington, first began in 2014 when TBS was selected by Siemens Wind Power (WP) to assist with paint repairs prior to the end of warranty handover. TBS has now become Meridian’s preferred...

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Western Interceptor Refurbishment Project

Western Interceptor Refurbishment Project

This project was for the external refurbishment of four pipe bridges on the Watercare Services western interceptor sewer main. Specifically it involved, the application of a new coating system to the bridges and...

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Methanol Reformer #2 Turnaround

Methanol Reformer #2 Turnaround Project

Methanex contracted TBS to remove existing brick and ceramic fibre modules from the “coffin walls” and auxillary burner zone inside the Meth 2 Reformer. The shutdown involved the management 50 staff and some...

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Tuai Penstock Painting Project

Tuai Penstock Painting Project

This project was for the replacement of the external coating system on the three penstocks that feed into the Tuai powerstation in Waikaremoana. Each pipe was 1.8m in diameter and 1300m in length, with a surface area of...

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Maraetai II Penstock Internal Repaint

Maraetai II Penstock Internal Repaint Project

This project was for the internal painting of the Unit 7 penstock of the Maraetai II powerstation located on the Waikato River. The penstock is 4.57m in diameter with a total length of approximately 100m and a slope...

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Patea Rail Bridge Refurbishment Project

Patea Rail Bridge Refurbishment Project

The Patea Rail Bridge Project involved a full refurbishment of the steel structure to extend the life of the rail bridge. Specifically the project involved the design and construction of an access and containment system...

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Tom Ugly's Bridge Refurbishment Project

Tom Ugly’s Bridge Refurbishment Project

Tom Ugly’s Bridge was constructed in 1929, and consists of six steel truss spans forming a total length of 499m. The project entailed full structural refurbishment of the bridge, including the removal of the existing...

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