Forming the southern section of the Western Ring Route, a new 4.5 kilometre motorway replaces Wiri Station Road as the main link from Manukau city centre to the Southwestern Motorway.
- Location: Auckland
- Started: 2006
- Cost: $210,000,000
- Completed: 2011
- Product: CTB, basecourse, drainage aggregates, bulk fill
- Contractor: Leighton Works
Leighton Works Makes the Connection
The NZTA motorway project has been constructed by Leighton Works, a joint venture between Leighton Contractors and DownerEDIWorks.
Valued at an estimated $210 million, the new motorway link is made up of two lanes in each direction. The design also allows for a third lane to be added to each side in the future, giving six lanes in total. Within this section of motorway, two interchanges at Cavendish Drive and