Ngaio Gorge Road wall strengthening
Major strengthening work is being carried out on Ngaio Gorge Road.
Strengthening work on Ngaio Gorge
The strengthening work is part of a citywide strategy designed to protect and upgrade key routes. Ngaio Gorge is considered an essential access road linking Wellington city to the north.
An appropriate traffic management plan has been setup to protect pedestrians, vehicles, and other passengers from construction activity. With key work happening during off-peak hours, we expect minimal disruption.
The planned work includes:
Strengthening work involves embedding of concrete piles into bedrock
Installing 32 numbers of rock anchors into the wall of size 25mm diameter having variable lengths
Followed by construction of ground beam, columns, capping beam and casting of panels.
The planned timeframes for work include: