Te Kaha - Canterbury's Multi-Use Arena


KME Services NZ have been engaged by Watpac for the design and construct of electrical services for the new Canterbury Multi-Use Arena.


On completion, The state-of-the-art arena will add to the central city’s vitality, catalyse further development, help re-establish Christchurch as a sporting and cultural capital and boost the city’s economy by attracting visitors from around New Zealand and the world.


Included within the electrical contract KME are responsible for the following:

- Electrical Supply and LV reticulation including emergency power generation.

- UPS System

- General and emergency lighting 

- Feature Lighting

- Lighting control 

- General Power

- Lighting Protection System

- Seismic restraints



Construction has commenced and complete by the end of 2025.

Metro Sports - Christchurch



KME Services NZ has been awarded the Electrical contract for the new 220 Million Dollar Metro Sports Facility in Christchurch New Zealand.

The main contractor CPB Contractors awarded KME with the Electrical contract as we continue to build a strong reputation in Christchurch.

The three-building facility will cater to local and international events, with construction including a 10-lane competition pool with seating for 1,000 spectators, swim leisure area, nine indoor netball and basketball courts and a show court with retractable seating for 2,500 spectators.


Completion is expected to be Early 2022