Committed to innovation

Hiway Group’s reputation as the industry leader in ground improvement is the result of a long-standing commitment to innovation.

For almost 30 years, our management and technical teams have focussed on ‘raising the bar’ at every opportunity by providing solutions that allow clients to achieve lasting results more quickly, with less cost and environmental impact.

Our company culture encourages lateral thinking and a ‘solution-based’ attitude, and we are incredibly proud of our track record in presenting sound engineering solutions in demanding situations.

Our track record of innovation

Pioneered the introduction of Jet Grouting ground improvement technologies into New Zealand utilising the SoilMec SM3. 

Pioneered the use of Foamed Bitumen Recycling in New Zealand.

Developed a proprietary range of stabilising binders.

The first company to introduce deep soil mixing to New Zealand.

The first to develop and operate low ground pressure tracked stabilisers.

Leaders in the development of fill drying processes.

We have a powerful technical capability that integrates strong materials and operational experience. We can determine the best engineering solution to provide optimal results whilst reducing both cost and risk.

Industry acknowledgements

2015

Austab Health & Safety Awards – Finalist.

2011
NZ Contractors’ Federation Construction Awards – Category 3 (Alternative Design & Subcontractor).

2010
New Zealand Transport Authority – Commendation for Technical Excellence and Contribution to Industry.

2009

International Erosion Control Association – Winner of the ‘New Product or Innovative Use of an Existing Product’ Award.

2008

Roading New Zealand Excellence in Road Construction Awards – Highly Commended in the ‘Minor Roading Project’ category.

2006

Roading New Zealand Excellence in Road Construction Awards – Winner of the ‘Supreme Award’ (A joint award to Hiway Stabilizers / Works Infrastructure).

Roading New Zealand Excellence in Road Construction Awards – Winner of the ‘Supreme Award’ for the planning, design and construction of the Foam Bitumen Rehabilitation of Coronet Peak Road, Queenstown.

New Zealand Contractors' Federation Construction Awards – ‘Merit Award’.

New Zealand Contractors' Federation Environmental Awards – ‘Merit Award’.

2004

Transit New Zealand – Winner of the ‘Road Innovation Award’.

2003

Named by the National Business Review as one of the top four most exciting construction companies in New Zealand.

2002

Transit New Zealand – Winner of the ‘Road Innovation Award’.

2000

North Shore Business Excellence Awards – Winner of the ‘Technology’ award category.

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