The Akaroa Harbour basin has water shortages in some of its settlements during summer and some settlements discharge their treated wastewater into the sensitive and enclosed harbour waters.
Continued pressure within the vibrant milk powder export market has invigorated independent milk company, Synlait Milk, to increase production and upsize its Dunsandel facilities to meet demands.
Over recent years Kathmandu the outdoor clothing and equipment retailer has seen significant growth sales. This growth has meant that the company needed to expand its national distribution centre located in the Portlink Industrial Estate Woolston to support the demand. Arcus Developments agreed to Kathmandu request for an expansion to their existing warehouse and delivered a tailor made building to suit Kathmandu needs. The existing 5,000m2 distribution centre was increased to 7,800m2.
As part of the development of the former Placemakers site off Richmond’s Queen Street by Gibbons Construction “The Warehouse” the national retailer, has opened a new 3500-square-metre store.