Our Services

By: Watercare  05-Apr-2012
Keywords: Wastewater, Drinking Water, Water and Wastewater

Watercare is New Zealand's largest company in the water and wastewater industry.

Each day, the company supplies around 370 million litres of drinking water to around approximately 1.3 million customers across Auckland, a city covering 340 square kilometres. The company draws water from around 30 sources, treats it and delivers it to homes and businesses via a vast network of pipes.


Watercare also operates a wastewater network, receiving wastewater from across Auckland.  The vast majority of wastewater is treated at Watercare’s main plants at Mangere and at Rosedale on the North Shore.

Watercare is also responsible for all aspects relating to the quality of the public water supply and wastewater network throughout Auckland. Find out more about these services by following the links below.

Keywords: Drinking Water, Wastewater, Water and Wastewater, Watercare

Other products and services from Watercare

05-Apr-2012

Air Quality Analysis

The Air Quality Group at Watercare specialises in monitoring of air quality in a number of specialised areas including; ambient, stack, workplace and odour. Our services include resource consent review, site visits, requirements assessment and advice on the most appropriate methods and tools for your site. Gases (SO2, H2S, NOx, CO, O3 – by real time analysers and SO2 and NOx by passive sampling.


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Laboratory Analysis

Watercare Laboratory Services is IANZ accredited and registered with the Ministry of Health as an approved laboratory for testing potable water to confirm compliance with the New Zealand Drinking Water Standards. A full range of metal detection limits; analysis includes semi-quantitative screening through to ultra-trace detection limits using ICP-MS technology.


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Laboratory Technology

This view on the use of technology is applied to every process within the laboratory – from initial analysis and delivery of results, through to quality control and air conditioning configurations to eliminate airborne contaminants. We are currently going through the process of upgrading our information management system to Labware which will support our future information requirements and offer customers a number of additional functions.


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Accreditation

The laboratory is registered with the Ministry of Health as an approved laboratory for testing potable water to confirm compliance with the New Zealand Drinking Water Standards 2005. This accreditation ensures that our laboratory meets stringent international standards of technical competence, reliability and quality management. Major internal audits are carried out on an annual basis with audits of targeted areas being carried out monthly.