Police can now release the name of the man who died following an incident at a Mairangi Bay waste disposal plant on Friday night.
He was Michael Kelly, aged 51 years old, of Glenfield.
Mr Kelly's family have asked for privacy at this time and have requested that media do not attempt to contact them.
Police are investigating the circumstances of Mr Kelly's death on behalf of the Coroner.
A Worksafe NZ investigation is also underway.
Beth Bates/Waitemata Police