our projects

See some of our key projects below:


Christchurch City - SFR Relocation Project

We are completing work packages on behalf of Orion NZ Ltd to remove and replace existing 'T-Joints' with small DBX boundary boxes. This is an on-going project for the next few years in which PJL will play its role in helping Orion NZ Ltd replace roughly 22,000 'T-Joints' over the foreseeable future.

Wider Canterbury Area - EV Charger Installation

PJL has been installing EV chargers across the wider Canterbury region on behalf of Orion NZ Ltd and ChargeNet. As apart of these works, PJL installed two chargers, one in Arthurs Pass and one in Castle Hill which bridged quite a considerable gap in the EV charger network between Christchurch and the West Coast, now allowing older models of EV cars to easily make the journey.

North Canterbury - Street Light Maintenance Contract

PJL is the current Street Light Maintenance contractor for the North Canterbury region, comprising of the Waimakariri District Council, the Hurunui District Council, and NZTA. There is roughly 7,000 Street lights in the North Canterbury region and PJL's role is ensure that "the lights are always on." .

Buchanans Rd - 33kv Upgrade

PJL recently completed works to replace the existing 33kv overhead lines with new 33kv underground cable down Buchanans Rd. This project included excavation and reinstatement of roughly 800mtrs of 1mtr wide trench, installation of 3 x 300mm 1c XLPE cables, 33kv jointing works, and the overhead 33kv removal works. These works were completed in conjunction with some of our approved sub-contractors.  

Grassington Rd, Rotherham - Rural Customer Connection and LV Overhead Replacement

PJL was contacted to upgrade and replace some private overhead lines, poles, and equipment for a rural customer. PJL provided a full package which included design, project management, civil, and LV overhead works while also engaging the local network provider on behalf of the customer. 

Poulson St, Addington - 11kv Upgrade

We are completing an upgrade to the 11kv underground network in Poulson St, Addington and surrounding Streets. This includes excavation and reinstatement of roughly 400mtrs of trench down some narrow streets. Installation of 11kv cable, and 11kv jointing works which include joints, terminations, and the removal or replacement of 11kv switchgear at multiple locations. 

St Georges Hospital - 11kv Upgrade 

We are completing an upgrade to Orion's 11kv network which is apart of the main power supply for St Georges Hospital. This works includes a excavation and reinstatement of a new 11kv cable, 11kv jointing, installation of two new ring main units (RMU's), two new 1500KVA transformers, and the removal of old substation equipment, all while keeping a continued power supply to the Hospital. 

Dudley Park - Sports Lighting Upgrade 

PJL was contracted to install sport lighting towers for the Dudley Park sports ground in Rangiora on behalf of the Waimakariri District Council. These state of the art lighting towers stand approx 16mtrs and provide a substantial upgrade to the previous lights that were installed at the park.