8 Oct 2014

Underwater Builders - our Commercial Divers

From New Zealand Society, 3:30 pm on 8 October 2014

Commercial diver at work

Ever wondered what a blow torch and chainsaw sounded like underwater? It's dangerous work and often in very dirty conditions. Commercial divers maintain and build our ports and waterways every day of the year. Lynda Chanwai-Earle is on Wellington's waterfront to chat (via special communications) to these divers at work in their element.

Gallery: Dirty work

Get the new RNZ app

for easy access to all your favourite programmes

Subscribe to New Zealand Society

Podcast (MP3) Oggcast (Vorbis)