NZTA Bay of Plenty East Network Outcome Contract


As an established roading contractor within the Bay of Plenty region, Higgins has been providing quality pavement and surfacing solutions to the Bay of Plenty region for over 20 years.

In July 2014, Higgins were awarded the maintenance contract for the Bay of Plenty East network of roads under the new NZTA NOC structure.

The Agency selected Higgins to deliver a step change in providing value to the network condition and integrity. Higgins has formed a working relationship that shares ideas and information to initiate advanced asset management, provide great customer service, real innovation, and successful business outcomes for all parties. We are supported by key partners including Beca, Waiotahi Contractors of Whakatane and Combined Roads and Traffic Services.

Our top priority is to maintain a safe, reliable and resilient Network for the Agency’s customers, while taking responsibility for its employees’ health and safety and the safety of the Principal's customers. The contract covers the area including Rotorua, Whakatane, Opotiki and Kawerau districts. The region includes maintainenance of 570 km of State Highways and pavement widely diverse in nature including remote coastal roads, rugged logging roads and heavily populated tourist bus trails.