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Wind Farms Design/Construct/Deliver

Higgins is New Zealand’s most experienced civil contractor in the wind energy sector.

Higgins are currently head contractor for the Taranaki based Waipipi Windfarm with Tilt Renewables which commenced on the 1 November 2019. Click here for more details.

Higgins Projects Division has been responsible for the construction of civil works infrastructure for 360mW of wind generation in the past 12 years.

Higgins has also been the head civil contractor on New Zealand’s four largest wind farms to date: Meridian's Projects Te Apiti, Mill Creek and West Wind, and TrustPower's Tararua T3. We have provided formal early contractor involvement in most of these projects. This has included civil design review, material analysis, pavement and concrete mix design, environmental and traffic management planning, risk assessment, construction planning, specification, and cost review.

Our experience staff provide specialist construction advice to wind farm developers and consultants on a wide range of proposed wind farms throughout New Zealand.