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      Hydra-Care (NZ) Ltd is a privately owned general contracting company based at Kopu, Thames between the Coromandel Peninsula and Hauraki Plains.

      ABOUT US

      Hydra-Care (NZ) Ltd 
      is a civil contracting company that was established in 1996. Hydra-Care provides plant and reticulation maintenance services in waste water, storm water and water infrastructure. We have successfully provided a design and build service in many of our contracts. In the last 15 years Hydra-Care has specialised in de-watering and de-watering technologies. Hydra-Care has become a leader in this field.

      All Services

      From water tank refills to standby tanks and temporary supply, we offer a comprehensive range of water solutions to meet your needs. 

      3 Waters Upgrades

      We offer full-service upgrades for water infrastructure, including networks and assets like pump stations and treatment plants. Our experienced team handles excavation, trenching, or drilling as needed

      Civil Construction

      We handle all civil construction needs, from plan implementation to design and planning. With a wide array of equipment and experienced staff, no project is too large or small. 


      Hydra-Care offers efficient pond dredging services nationwide. Using purpose-built dredges, we remove sludge from wastewater and stormwater ponds. With on-site dewatering options, including our custom unit and dewatering bags, we ensure effective sludge managemen

      Directional Drilling

      We specialize in directional drilling for pipes of all sizes, ensuring minimal disruption to surface areas and access to tricky locations. Our experienced team handles drilling to grade for wastewater, stormwater pipes, and other services. With multiple drilling machines available, no project is too big or small. Additionally, we offer pipe welding services and manage larger drilling projects, including water main renewals and upgrades.

      Drain CCTV

      We provide various CCTV options for drain inspections, including a portable Push Cam Unit for accessing difficult locations and a Tractor Cam Unit for larger diameter drains and culverts. Our professional service helps identify issues accurately, enabling informed decisions for repairs or maintenance.

      Drainlaying & Repairs

      Our expert drainlaying team handles domestic, commercial, and civil projects of any size. From minor repairs to major installations, including new housing, pipe upgrades, and resolving drainage issues, we deliver professional expertise and high-quality workmanship to ensure top-notch results every time.

      Drain Unblocking

      We provide round-the-clock service, 365 days a year, ensuring assistance whenever you need us. Our offerings include a small jetting truck for domestic drain unblocking and a large jetting truck for larger diameter drains and culverts. Whether it’s unblocking drains, removing roots, clearing fat buildup, or general maintenance, we have the solutions you need.

      Earthworks/Civil Construction

      We handle all earthworks projects, regardless of size, with our extensive fleet of equipment including excavators, loaders, bulldozers, graders, and trucks. From pond construction to site preparation, drainage, landscaping, and more, we provide comprehensive earthworks services. If you need ground moved or site access, contact us for reliable assistance.

      Heavy Transport/Cartage

      We provide solutions for all your transportation requirements, including heavy machinery, oversize loads, material cartage, and more. With a large fleet of transporter trucks, truck and trailers, as well as smaller trucks, we can accommodate any transport needs efficiently and reliably.


      Hydro-Excavation, also known as non-destructive digging, is a service we provide as a safer alternative to manual digging. Using high-pressure water and suction, we can precisely expose ground around underground services, perform deep slot trenching, or conduct precision digging in hard-to-reach locations. This method offers a risk-free solution to underground issues, ensuring accuracy and efficiency.

      Pond Construction/Surveying

      We offer comprehensive pond construction services, managing the entire process from area surveying to pond commissioning. Our expertise includes constructing bunds, installing liners, pipework, and laydown areas for geobags, complete with drainage solutions. Additionally, we provide pond surveying services to assess sludge volume, offering detailed reports to our clients based on survey findings.

      Sludge Dryer

      Introducing our innovative sludge drying unit, we significantly reduce waste and costs for clients, solidifying Hydra-Care’s leadership in the desludging industry. By managing sludge and repurposing it for beneficial uses, we offer nationwide solutions to minimize disposal problems and promote waste reduction efforts.

      Traffic Management

      We are dedicated to ensuring road safety through our comprehensive traffic management services. From planning to implementation and monitoring, we handle projects of all sizes with our extensive equipment and qualified staff. Whether for our own projects or others’, we cover a wide area and are ready to assist. Contact us for your traffic management needs.

      Vacuum Loading

      Our liquid waste service is available round-the-clock, every day of the year. Whether it’s cleaning up an overflow, emptying tanks or ponds, or addressing emergency situations, our powerful suction unit provides a solution for all your liquid waste needs.

      Water Reticulation

      With 35 years of expertise, we offer full water reticulation services for various clients, from treatment plants to property lines. Our team handles repairs, upgrades, and installations of all pipe sizes and materials. No job is too big or small—contact us for a free quote.

      Water Supply / Tank Refilling

      We provide a range of water services, including tank refills, swimming pool filling, standby tanks, and temporary supply. Our Ministry of Health Certified water carts offer clean drinking water, with trucks holding 12,500L or 26,500L with a truck and trailer. With two trucks available for delivery, contact us for a free quote.


      Over the last 15 years Hydra-Care NZ Ltd have successfully completed many de-watering contracts nationwide to the satisfaction of out clients. Through this experience we have been able to build a high level of trust and respect with our clients.

      With the other services we provide (directional drilling of all pipes, butt and fusion pipe welding, open trenching of pipes, high pressure unblocks, suction of sumps etc) we are also held in high regard by our clients.