Christchurch City Council-owned Enable Networks is sticking by Clearvision - the Ultrafast Broadband (UFB) contractor blacklisted by Chorus.

Chorus - the largest company involved in the fibre rollout - said on Friday that it had suspended Clearvision from any work on its UFB network. The move followed the sub-contractor being fined $73,000 by the Employment Court for failing to keep records and underpaying staff.

But Enable - which is responsible for the Christchurch leg of the UFB - told the Herald it was sticking by Clearvision, which employs around 140 technicians (29 of whom did work for Chorus, via primary

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