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Resignation of Orion CEO

14 September 2020

Orion New Zealand Limited today announced the resignation of its Chief Executive Officer, Rob Jamieson, after 26 years with the company, including the last nine as CEO.

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Orion enabling a circular economy in Ōtautahi, Christchurch

23 July 2020

Cactus Outdoor, the Kiwi brand that manufactures the world’s toughest workwear and outdoor products, and Orion, the electricity lines company serving Central Canterbury, today announced a collaboration to provide Orion staff with a high-quality, fit for purpose, New Zealand-made, jacket.

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Akaroa power network upgrade

17 July 2020

Orion is undertaking an upgrade to increase the resilience of its power network in Akaroa.

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Orion delivers on targets

13 July 2020

Local electricity distribution company, Orion, delivered on both network reliability and financial targets in its annual results to 31 March, released today.

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Arthur’s Pass predators put on notice

25 June 2020

Rats and stoats are on borrowed time as the Arthur's Pass Wildlife Trust prepares to set more than 130 new traps, donated by Orion, the local power lines company.

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