Contracting Capabilities

Northpower provides contracting services across the North Island including engineering, infrastructure management and maintenance and construction.

Where we work

Connecting our communities

Northpower is one of the largest multi-utility service providers in Aotearoa New Zealand, with a reputation for excellence and innovation.

We have a 90-year history of owning, operating and maintaining the electricity and fibre infrastructure in the Whangārei and Kaipara regions. Northpower Contracting has been operating throughout the North Island for more than 25 years providing asset maintenance, construction and specialist services. We have large service contracts with Transpower, Vector, Powerco and Wellington Electricity, with operational teams located in Whāngarei, Dargaville, Warkworth, Auckland, Waiheke Island, Hamilton, Matamata, Rotorua, Tauranga, New Plymouth, Wellington and Paraparaumu.

What we do






trainees in training


km of lines maintained


electricity connections serviced

Acoustic specialists on Powerco network

Big Omaha Substation Construction

Hamilton deviation relocation project

New Mangawhai Substation Build

South Waikato grid connection

Transmission 11kV line build for Contact Energy new geothermal plant

Grow with us

Northpower is a key player in New Zealand’s energy sector. Find out more and discover the career opportunities on offer.