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Why Horowhenua?

With a winning combination of location, talent and price - Horowhenua is fast becoming the location of choice for businesses looking to grow or relocate.

A proven location for business success - Horowhenua is a solid investment. A number of other industrial businesses surround the site(with some still under development), including; Thermosash Commercial, Mainfreight, Oji Fibre Solutions (formerly Carter Holt Harvey), Fonterra Farm Source (formerly RD1), Lattey Group, Department of Internal Affairs and L.T. McGuinness.

  • The hard work has been done - sites are ready for development.

  • Commercially competitive pricing with low investment risk.

  • 760,000 people within 1 hour.

  • Close to land, sea and air links.

  • Strong local labour market and close relationships with training providers.

  • Solid IT infrastructure, including the submarine cable between Nelson and Levin. 

  • Well-established business community working locally, nationally and internationally.

  • Infrastructure development is well underway with the Kāpiti Expressway, Transmission Gully and Peka Peka to Ōtaki Expressway due to open in 2021, and with construction of the four-lane Ōtaki to North of Levin Expressway due to start by 2025.

  • Horowhenua Developments Limited is a partnership between The Horowhenua Company Limited and Electra Limited.

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One of the deciding factors was the location. Close to one of the major motorways when it comes through. This lets us service the upper north island through to Wellington.

Dave Rooker, Thermosash

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