Industry

Monitored consent holders include Taranaki's major industries, as well as smaller operations. The latter are typically grouped by activity class or by location.

Ample Group Ltd

The Ample Group Ltd (formerly Gold International Meat Processors and Taranaki Abattoirs Ltd) abattoir and rendering plant on Mountain Rd, Stratford, has six resource consents allowing the company to take and use water, discharge effluent and stormwater into the Kahouri Stream, discharge wastewater and degenerating product to land and discharge emissions to the air.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

ANZCO Foods Eltham Ltd (Riverlands Eltham)

ANZCO’s meat processing plant at Eltham has 11 resource consents allowing the company to take and use water, discharge effluent and stormwater into the Waingongoro River, discharge effluent and solids to land, emissions into the air, and for structures in watercourses.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

ANZCO Foods Waitara Ltd

ANZCO’s meat manufacturing plant at Domett St, Waitara, has three resource consents allowing the company to discharge wastewater and stormwater to the Waitara River and to discharge emissions to the air.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Ballance Agri-Nutrients (Kapuni) Ltd

The Ballance Agri-Nutrients ammonia urea plant near Kapuni has seven resource consents allowing the company to take water from the Waingongoro River, the Kapuni Stream and from groundwater, to discharge to land and to the Kapuni Stream, and to discharge emissions to the air.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Concrete batching plants

These reports assess the performance of consent holders for concrete batching plants at Waitara (Allied Concrete Ltd), Hawera (Firth Industries) and Stratford (Fletcher Concrete).

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Contact Energy Stratford Power Station & Ahuroa gas storage

Contact holds 28 resource consents for the power station on SH43 near Stratford, providing for three gas-fired plants, and another 10 consents relating to gas storage.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Dow AgroSciences (NZ) Ltd

The Dow AgroSciences industrial agrichemical formulating and packaging facility on Paritutu Rd, New Plymouth, has two resource consents allowing the company to discharge stormwater into the Herekawe Stream and discharge emissions to the air.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Fonterra Kapuni

Fonterra’s lactose plant on Manaia Rd, Kapuni, has 19 resource consents allowing the company to take and use water, discharge stormwater and cooling water into the Kaupokonui River and Motumate Stream, discharge wastes to land and discharge emissions to air.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Fonterra Whareroa

Fonterra’s dairy processing complex on Whareroa Rd, Hawera, has 26 resource consents allowing the abstraction of water from the Wawhiti Stream and Tangahoe River, discharge of wastewater to those waterways, discharge of stormwater to tributaries of those waterways and an unnamed coastal stream, discharge of stormwater and sediment to land, discharge of wastewater to sea, discharge of waste to waste pits, discharge of dairy liquids to land and discharge of emissions to air.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

JD Hickman

The Hickman JD Family Trust transport depot at Waitara Rd, Brixton, has a resource consent allowing the trust to discharge washwater and stormwater into a tributary of the Waiongana Stream.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

McKechnie Aluminium Solutions Ltd

The McKechnie Aluminium Solutions melting and extrusion plant at Bell Block has two resource consents allowing the company to discharge stormwater into a tributary of the Mangaone Stream and to discharge emissions to air.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Mangati catchment (Bell Block industrial area)

Consent holders operating in this urban Bell Block catchment include ABB Ltd, BLM Feeds Ltd, Conveyorquip Engineering Services Ltd, Greymouth Petroleum Acquisition Co Ltd, Halliburton NZ Ltd, Hooker Bros Investments Ltd, McKechnie Aluminium Solutions Ltd, MI NZ Ltd, New Plymouth District Council, Olex NZ Ltd, OMV NZ Ltd, Schlumberger Seaco Inc, Tasman Oil Tools Ltd, Tegel Foods Ltd, Vector Gas/NGC of NZ Ltd and W Abraham Ltd.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Methanex Motunui and Waitara Valley

Methanex holds 11 resource consents relating to its sites, allowing it to take and use water from two points on the Waitara River, discharge effluent/stormwater into the Manu and Waihi Streams and a tributary of the Waitara River, and to the Tasman via the Waitara marine outfall, to discharge emissions to air, and for a structure in the Waitara River related to the water take.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

NPDC crematorium

Opunake Hydro Ltd

Opunake Hydro Ltd has eight consents allowing it to take and use water from the Waiaua River, discharge water into the Tasman Sea, discharge sand into the Waiaua River, disturb the bed of the Waiaua River and Lake Opunake, and for structures associated with its hydro scheme.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Pacific Natural Gut String Company

The Pacific Natural Gut String Company’s processing plant on SH45 west of Manaia has a resource consent allowing the company to discharge wastewater directly to the Tasman Sea.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Port area industrial catchments

Monitored consent holders operating in these urban New Plymouth catchments (Hongihongi & Herekawe) include Bulk Storage Terminals Ltd, Fonterra, Greymouth Petroleum Ltd, Liquigas Ltd, Molten Metals Ltd, NZ Oil Services Ltd, Shell Todd Oil Services Ltd, Chevron New Zealand, Methanex Motunui Ltd, NPDC and Origin Energy Resources (Kupe) Ltd.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Port Taranaki industries

These reports assess the performance of Port Taranaki Ltd, Downer NZ Ltd, Technix Taranaki Terminal Ltd, Methanex Motunui Ltd and NZ Oil Services Ltd.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Port Taranaki Ltd maintenance dredging

Port Taranaki Ltd has three resource consents allowing it to dredge accumulated sediments within the port and to discharge sediment into inshore and offshore disposal areas in the Tasman Sea.

Report 2014-2016 Earlier reports

Remediation NZ Ltd

Remediation NZ Ltd holds eight resource consents covering its worm farming, drilling waste remediation and composting operations at sites at Waitara Rd and Pennington Rd in Brixton and Mokau Rd in Uruti.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Renewable Power Ltd Normanby hydro scheme

Renewable Power Ltd has three resource consents allowing it to take and use water and to operate a weir for its hydro power station on the Waingongoro River on Normanby Rd at Okaiawa.

Annual report 2015-2016 (single document only)

Silver Fern Farms Waitotara

The Silver Fern Farms meat processing plant on Wai-inu Beach Road, Waitotara, has four resource consents allowing the company to take and use water, discharge wastes by spray irrigation to land, discharge stormwater and cooling water to a tributary of the Waitotara River and to discharge emissions to the air.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Taranaki By-Products Ltd

Taranaki By-Products Ltd holds 11 resource consents for its animal rendering operation on Kohiti Rd, Okaiawa, allowing it to take and use water, discharge to the Inaha Stream and a tributary, discharge emissions to air, and for structures in a watercourse and to realign a watercourse.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Taranaki Galvanizers Ltd

The Taranaki Galvanizers Ltd zinc galvanizing plant on Monmouth Rd, Stratford, has two resource consents allowing the company to discharge stormwater into a tributary of the Kahouri Stream and to discharge emissions to air.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Tawhiti catchment (Hawera industrial area)

Monitored consent holders operating in this catchment include Silver Fern Farms (meat processing plant), Graeme Lowe Protein Ltd (meat rendering plant) and Taranaki Fish and Game (trout hatchery).

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Todd Energy Aquatic Centre

The New Plymouth District Council holds two resource consents for the Todd Energy Aquatic Centre on Tisch Ave, New Plymouth, allowing it to discharge swimming pool wastewater into the Tasman Sea and to erect, place, use and maintain a discharge pipe.

Annual report 2016-2017 Earlier reports

Trustpower Ltd Mangorei hydro scheme

Trustpower Ltd has seven consents relating to the Mangorei hydroelectric power scheme on the Waiwhakaiho River south of New Plymouth. Consent conditions include requirements relating to lake levels, residual flows and fish passage.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Trustpower Ltd Motukawa hydro scheme

Trustpower Ltd has 23 consents relating to the Motukawa hydroelectric power scheme on the Manganui River near Lake Ratapiko, allowing the company to take, divert and discharge water, maintain structures, disturb the bed of the lake and watercourses and discharge waste to land.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Trustpower Ltd Patea hydro scheme

Trustpower Ltd has 10 resource consents relating to the Patea hydroelectric power scheme on the Patea River near Hurleyville, the largest in Taranaki. They allow the company to dam, take and/or use water, discharge water into the river, discharge emissions into the air and for structures.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Waitaha catchment (Bell Block industrial area)

Monitored consent holders operating in this urban fringe Bell Block catchment include AICA (NZ) Ltd, C&O Concrete Products Ltd, Greymouth Facilities Ltd, Intergroup Ltd, Meredith Metals Ltd, New Plymouth District Council, Symons Property Development Ltd, Taranaki Sawmills Ltd, TBS Coatings Ltd, Weatherford NZ Ltd, Woodwards 2008 Ltd and Zelam Ltd.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Lower Waiwhakaiho air discharges (Glen Avon-The Valley industrial area)

Companies with consents allowing emissions to air in this urban New Plymouth area include Downer EDI Works Ltd, Fitzroy Engineering Group Ltd, Katere Surface Coatings Ltd, Ravensdown Fertiliser Co-op Ltd and Taranaki Drum and Pallet Recycling.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Lower Waiwhakaiho catchment (Fitzroy-Glen Avon-The Valley industries)

Monitored consent holders operating in this urban New Plymouth catchment include AML Ltd (Allied Concrete), Downer EDI Works Ltd, Envirowaste Services Ltd, Firth Industries Ltd, Fitzroy Engineering Group Ltd, Freight and Bulk Transport Holdings Ltd, Nankervis Family Trust, New Plymouth District Council, Katere Stores Ltd, NZ Railways Corporation, Ravensdown Co-operative Fertiliser Ltd, Taranaki Sawmills Ltd and Technix Group Ltd.

Annual report 2015-2016 Earlier reports

Earlier reports

Contact the Council for reports from earlier years. Email publications@trc.govt.nz or call 0800 736 222.