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RESTAURANT REOPENS THANKS TO MILFORD COMMERCIAL WASTE Disaster struck the Oyster Cove restaurant after a fire ripped through the building in September 2016. They faced a long and expensive journey back to business. Phoenix Services were employed to reinstate the waste-water system for the commercial dishwashers and...

Water quality in New Zealand rivers, streams, lakes and wetlands is under pressure from a range of farming, industry and urban activities. Farmers have already made massive progress in excluding stock from waterways but there is still work to be done to meet the requirements...

EUROFLO® SIMPLIFIES CULVERT REPLACEMENT IN STREAM FOR SOUTH OTAGO FARMER Replacing a steel pipe in a stream on his 750ha sheep and beef farm at Toko Mouth, south of Dunedin, could have been a massive undertaking for farmer Simon Davies but EUROFLO pipe simplified the job...

EUROFLO slotted pipe saves time and delivers better farm drainage EUROFLO® slotted pipe has saved a Southland farmer hours of painstaking manual labour and delivered a real improvement in his farm’s drainage. Southland farmer Murray Ballantine was preparing to replace decades-old earthenware pipes that had started to...

Around New Zealand more than 99% of all regular stock crossing points on dairy farms have bridges or culverts. That equates to more than 40,000 stock crossings nationwide. Young dairy farmer Hamish Robinson has carried out a range of projects over the last year to upgrade...

Gravel, rocks, sharp stones and acidic effluent or chemicals can all contribute to the erosion and corrosion of your pipes. In scientific testing polyethylene piping has shown strong abrasion resistance, with considerably reduced wear rates compared to other materials. Pipe surfaces can be worn away over...

A request from Ashburton District Council to replace a rusted out Armco corrugated steel culvert could have resulted in an expensive, time-consuming project but Ashburton Contracting Ltd came up with a cost-effective solution using EUROFLO®. “Replacing the rusted culvert with reinforced concrete pipe or corrugated steel...

HOW TO CARRY OUT REPAIRS OR CONNECTIONS AFTER INSTALLATION Fixing broken PVC pipes can be a difficult job. PVC pipes do not bend, giving you two fixed points with which to try and carry out the repair. There are a few different products you can use...

Meeting your Expectations Through Internal Process Development On-site delivery is an important part of our service to you and we have recently gone through our internal systems to ensure we are giving you the best outcomes. Through our recent survey we asked you what you wanted...