Major Projects in My Area

At Unison we’re committed to providing you with a reliable power supply. So, to ensure your network remains resilient, we routinely undertake maintenance and upgrade projects.

Our Commitment to You
We understand that our large-scale projects can cause inconveniences for our customers, so we do our best to keep you up-to-date with information about how the project is tracking and how you may be affected.

Our paramount concern is always the safety of our customers, and at all times during the course of the project we will ensure our contractors comply with our public safety standards.

If you have any enquiries, concerns or compliments relating to a Unison project, get in touch with us.

Find out more about projects we are currently undertaking in your region below.

Hawke's Bay

Faraday Cable Upgrade Project
From September 2017, Unison will be upgrading part of the high voltage underground cabling that runs between the Faraday Zone Substation and surrounding 11kV feeders in the area. 

Find out more about the Faraday Cable Upgrade project

Bledisloe Street Network Upgrade

From early May to mid August 2018, Unison will be replacing overhead power lines along Bledisloe Street, 10 power poles and 11kV and medium voltage conductors between several poles along the street.

Find out more about the Bledisloe Street Network Upgrade project 

Coote Road Network Upgrade

From late April to late June 2018, Unison will be replacing underground cabling, two switches and a transformer along Coote Road in Napier.  

Find out more about the Coote Road Network Upgrade project  


Taupo CBD Network Upgrade

From mid April to late May 2018, Unison will be be installing 1.3km of cables from Story Place through Tongaririo Street, Tuwharetoa Street and Titraupenga Street as part of its Taupo CBD Upgrade project.

Find out more about the Taupo CBD Network Upgrade project