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A safe, reliable and stable workforce committed to delivering your projects

Our culture is based on caring for each other and for the wider community.

The values that light the path to a successful project are:

  • Safety – plan first and do no harm
  • Quality – create value for our communities and set high standards
  • Honesty – build trust and open-ness, respect others
  • Care – look out for your mates, build a positive culture and invest in your successor
  • Success – earn your share by adding value, sustain our future

The Pipeline and Civil team celebrates collaboration, inclusiveness and hands-on involvement across the business.

Motivated by excellence; united in our drive to deliver superior results for our clients.

What sets us apart are the initiatives we have in place to support our team aspiring to be their best at work, on site and at home.
These initiatives are a direct result of staff feedback and our continuous improvement process.

Staff are encouraged to participate during team and company meetings, are actively involved in the H&S committee and get regular opportunity to have their say and be listened to.
Staff actively contribute to business planning and technology initiatives.

Motivated and satisfied staff are the cornerstone for strong project delivery.

Investment is made in health and wellbeing programs, ongoing training and competency programs, and safety and risk management programs.
We are proud to say that these initiatives are already in place and are ongoing.

More importantly, we also know how to have fun and enjoy what we do together!

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Maintaining the physical and mental wellbeing of staff is paramount to the success of a project.

Provision of a safe working environment and system of work is only the beginning.

By striving to make work “fun” and providing all our team members with opportunities for self-actualisation
through goal setting and personal development, we build team morale and encourage healthy minds and bodies.

We offer many solutions for our people to manage and improve their wellbeing:

These include;

  • Nutritional and healthy eating advice
  • Annual weight Loss Challenge
  • Round the Bays/Round the Lake team races
  • Annual Flu vaccinations
  • Medical Insurance
  • Staff Engagement Surveys
  • Annual Awards – to promote reward and recognition
  • Sponsorship of sporting events and organisations
  • Mental health advice and support including EAP Services

Pipeline & Civil is an employee-owned company with Senior Management and Supervisory staff holding shares in the company. This ensures every project is delivered with hands-on attention from senior leaders.

Our leadership team are relentlessly focused on high quality and proficiency in the way we work and the services we provide – to our own team and to our clients.

Through our firm commitment to hire and retain the best people, over a third of our team have celebrated at least 10 years of service.

HUGH GODDARD

General  Manager

Hugh is a Civil Engineer with over 20 years experience in constructing pipelines, roads, bridges, subdivisions and landfills.

As General Manager Hugh is focused on delivering consistently excellent results for clients. He has a passion for people and the maintaining the culture of the business.

ANTONY KNOWLES

Operations Manager

Antony is a Civil Engineer with over 25 years experience working on a range of civil and pipeline projects in New Zealand and abroad.

Antony leads our team of project managers and engineers. He has delivered large range of projects including pipelines, bridges and pump stations.

PETER STOCKMAN

Technical Director

Peter has over 28 years experience across a range of civil engineering projects.

He enjoys the challenges posed by particularly complex or difficult work, when developing practical, safe and cost-effective methodologies are of paramount importance.

ANDREW DEANS

Construction Manager

Andrew is a Civil Engineer with over 25 years experience working on hundreds of civil engineering and pipeline projects.

Andrew constructs high quality pipelines for our key clients. His expertise includes laying and commissioning large diameter HDPE rising mains and CLS watermains.

AGNES THAM

Finance Manager

Agnes is an experienced qualified CA who has worked within banking, investment, and Insurance industry in New Zealand.

She is extremely meticulous with an eye for detail and positive outlook in often complex financial landscapes.

SHONA TOKANA

Office Manager

Shona has over 22 years experience across a range managerial, PA, event co-ordination and administrative experience.

As skilled administrator with first class front of house customer focus, Shona is the glue that holds the office together. And her baking rocks!

STEVE JENKINS

HSQE Manager

Steve is an energetic professional with skills in occupational health, safety and environmental management.

His key focus is improving safety culture through leadership, workable safety management systems and a clear focus on our people’s needs.

ANDY CORBETT

Commercial Manager

Andy is a Civil Engineer with over 16 years experience working on a range of civil engineering projects in New Zealand and abroad as a civil engineering consultant and a Project Manager.

Andy combines his interest in sustainability with commercial management.

Prudent governance has been a key element of our success to date.

Our recipe has been to build long term relationships and focus unrelenting on quality.

Pipeline & Civil is an employee owned business with nine shareholders representing senior management and long serving front line supervisors. This model has proved to directly correlate to positive project outcomes.

Employee ownership provides a strong culture of succession planning and focus on long term sustainability of the business, avoiding the focus on short term results prevalent in many larger organisations.

The Pipeline Group board is comprised of the major shareholders in the business and an independent director.  We also rely on several expert board advisors who contribute to key decisions.  Our current board members are:

We operate a regimented board-governance structure with regular board meetings which focus on governance issues.  We take a disciplined approach to separating management and governance.

Pipeline & Civil Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Pipeline Group Ltd.
Pipeline Group Ltd is also the owner of PLC Plant Ltd and major shareholder in Airdrie Properties Ltd.

At Pipeline & Civil we are looking for the best talent the industry has to offer.

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