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Tasman Valley Road – Re-Alignment & Seal Extension

Client:  The Roading Company (for DOC) 

Job Number: Q1137 

Start DateFinish DateMain Contractoror Base as Subcontractor toEngineer to ContractContract Value
 Oct 2013 Jan 2014 The Roading Company The Roading Company Mark Cruden $375,000

Contract Description

The Department of Conservation (DOC) required a 2km section of the Tasman Valley road replaced as many existing sections continually washed out.  The Roading Company subcontracted Base for all earthworks, drainage, culverts & subgrade preparation working out of the Mt Cook Village.

  • 2.14km of road re-alignment & new road construction
  • Earthworks, 6,500m3 cut to waste & fill 
  • Drainage – subsoil 100m 
    • New 1,200mm dia twin culverts & headwalls 
  • Civils – culvert & concrete & railing works 
  • Gravel cartage for The Roading Company 
  • Gravel crushing, pavement finish & surfacing by The Roading Company

Base staff running job involved

Murray Forward, Dan Torrington, Travis Hamilton

Subcontractors used


Suppliers used 

  • Mico 
  • Hynds 

Health & Safety

No health & safety issues or incidents

Further Notes 

Engineers/ consultants to DOC KF Consilium