Chewing Gum Removal

Chewing Gum Removal

Chewing gum is the second most-common form of litter worldwide and a blight on our cityscapes. It’s a form of litter we are tasked with removing all around New Zealand. Why is chewing gum so problematic? As Just One Ocean explains in this great blog, “Chewing gum is...
School Maintenance and Cleaning

School Maintenance and Cleaning

Keeping schools clean — and graffiti-free —is an important part of what we do at Civic Group. It’s a core part of our commercial cleaning service and involves processes and techniques that are applied to all sorts of internal and external spaces, surfaces and...
Keeping New Zealand Graffiti Free

Keeping New Zealand Graffiti Free

We’ve been offering graffiti removal services for more than 25 years. Over that time, we’ve learnt a lot about the best graffiti removal systems, the quickest and most effective way to get results and how to deal with tagging efficiently. These days, Civic Group...
Environmentally Friendly Weeding

Environmentally Friendly Weeding

We recently introduced a new Weed Eliminator van to our fleet. You might see it out and about in Auckland, getting rid of weeds in a way that’s not dangerous to people or damaging to the environment. Getting rid of weeds can be tricky because the chemicals in...
Mountains, Movies & Other Unusual Projects

Mountains, Movies & Other Unusual Projects

Over the past few months, Civic has been undertaking some new and unusual cleaning projects around New Zealand. Here’s a look at a few of them. TRAM TRACKS Around the America’s Cup, our team was tasked with cleaning the tram tracks at Wynyard Quarter, a public space...
Fast & Furious at Problem Solving

Fast & Furious at Problem Solving

A lot of our work needs to be addressed at lightning speed, especially if it’s impacting on businesses, our cities’ ability to function, or on the environment. And with our team around the Auckland area, we are able to respond quickly. Three recent jobs illustrate...