The Connect Group | Projects

The Connect Group

Head Office - 82 Thackeray Street - Waltham - Christchurch

03 374 6849

Comblast (Blast and Coatings)

35 Hayton Road - Wigram - Christchurch

03 974 1514

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PROJECTS

We're proud of each and every project we've completed - to us, they represent jobs well done, and satisfied clients.

We've completed over 300 cornerstone projects, including some of the largest projects in Canterbury with many requiring complex problem solving to provide tailored solutions. These are just a few that demonstrate our range of expertise, experience and capability to deliver a broad range of project requirements.

CONCRETE REPAIRS & SEISMIC STRENGTHENING

In September of 2015 The Connect Group were selected by Hawkins as repair specialists to undertake complex concrete repairs, injection and strengthening to The Christchurch Town Hall, an iconic building designed by Sir Miles Warren and extensively damaged during the Christchurch earthquakes.

The $127.5 million dollar restoration of this iconic 1972 heritage-listed building, is one of the biggest conversation projects undertaken in Christchurch, and being completed over a three year time-frame.

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INTUMESCENT PAINTING

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The Connect Group provided intumescent painting, cementitious fire proofing, car park membranes, architectural coatings, mobile garnet blasting and off-site fire proofing for this extensive development of the new Christchurch Innovation Precinct, including Vodafone, Kathmandu and The Villa Carpark.

PASSIVE FIRE PROTECTION

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The Connect Group provided passive fire protection to Riverside Market, a fresh farmers' market and shopping centre in the heart of the Christchurch CBD. Project Managed by Consortium Construction

CONCRETE REPAIRS & SEISMIC STRENGTHENING

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The iconic Sanitarium factory was extensively damaged by the earthquakes and a year long project including structural repair, strengthening and reconstruction undertaken.

A PROJECT BY COMBLAST MOBILE

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Our ComBlast mobile team carried out extensive services including - surface preparation - UHP to remove contaminants. Spot blast and prime maintenance. Anti-corrosive coatings - below and above the waterline. Polyurethane topcoat, above the waterline

GROUTED BASE PLATES

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Two painted sections of the dismantled wall, which divided East and West Berlin between 1961 and 1989, were gifted to Christchurch in 2017. Our ESS team was contracted to assist with the install, in 2019.

The Berlin Wall is located in Rauora Park.

CONCRETE REPAIRS & COATINGS

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The Christchurch Art Gallery required extensive repairs, injection and coatings over a year long project, managed by Fulton Hogan.

ZINC ARC SPRAY & COATINGS

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For more about A Monument to the Present, by Scape Public Art - The Connect Group in the community project - click here

BLAST & PRIME

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A blast and prime project by our ComBlast Team. These 5m long and 1.2m dia feature bolts were manufactured and installed by Metalcraft Engineering.

PASSIVE FIRE PROTECTION

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A current project in conjunction with CPB Contractors, Te Pae when completed, will be Christchurch's world-class convention facility, located in the heart of the central city.

GROUT, SEALANT & INTUMESCENT COATINGS

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A current project in conjunction with Calder Stewart, Sudima Kaikoura, situated at 114 The Esplanade at the intersection of Yarmouth Street, is due to open in early 2021.

ARC SPRAY & PAINT

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Our ComBlast team worked with ENI Engineering Ltd to Arc Spray and paint new bus shelters on either side of the road, as part of the Manchester Street redevelopment project.

ON-SITE ARC SPRAY 

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An on-site Metal Arc Spray project by our ComBlast Mobile team. We Metal Arc Spray to AS/NZS 2312.3 standards and offer strict QA systems to ensure your project is compliant. 

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