Our People

Joint Managing Director

Simon Fraser (Director)

Simon Fraser (Director)

Simon Fraser is the joint Managing Director of Higgs Construction. Simon with the assistance of Dave and Paul, leads the corporate decisions and manages the overall operations of Higgs Construction.

Simon also works alongside Lain Smith, Paul Harris and the Quantity Surveying Team, involved in the procurement and administration of our construction projects. Simon is a Senior Quantity Surveyor with over 38 years experience in the construction industry and an Associate of the NZ Institute of Quantity Surveyors.

Experience: 39 years industry experience, Director/Owner – Higgs Construction Limited 31 years.

Construction Manager / Director

David Freeman (Director)

David Freeman (Director)

Dave Freeman is the Construction Manager and joint Managing Director of Higgs Construction. Dave leads all aspects of our construction.

Dave works closely with all our Project Managers to ensure project delivery of our commercial construction projects, health & safety and ensures all sites are resourced as required.

Dave’s experience is an essential part of the business, leading our construction teams delivery.

Experience: 43 years industry experience, Director/Owner – Higgs Construction Limited 31 years.

Company Director

Paul Harris (Director)

Paul Harris (Director)

Paul Harris is a Company Director of Higgs Construction. Paul is responsible for the financial management and procurement of new projects. Paul leads Higgs Constructions Design and Build Solutions, providing clients early concepts and cost planning advice.

Paul also assists Lain Smith with leading the Quantity Surveying Team and New Business . Working alongside, Dave and Simon, ensuring our daily business commitments are met.

Experience: MNZIOB, 29 years industry experience as a Senior Quantity Surveyor, 13 years with Higgs Construction – a Director / Owner of Higgs Construction.

Contracts Manager

Dan Freeman

Dan Freeman

Daniel Freeman is the Contracts Manager. Dan works closely with our Project Managers and Site Managers, ensuring project delivery, resourcing, construction programming and the implementing of new construction methods.

Dan assists the procurement team with developing project methodologies, construction programmes and build solutions.

Dan’s 15yrs knowledge of construction provides our team with effective construction management skills

Project Managers

Mark Weber

Kris Jolly

Ray MacFarlane

Phil George

Rob Armstrong

Paul Bennison

Neville Magee

Joff Mooar

Stu Upton

Compliance and Safety Coordinator

Lisa James

Lisa’s brings to our team 18 years of construction experience. In her role as Compliance and Safety Coordinator she is also actively involved in our Sustainability and Environmental Management.

Lisa is an Associated of the New Zealand Institute of Building, she has a Diploma in Project Management, a NZ Certificate in Environmental Management and a ‘Supervisor’ Site Safe Member.

Site Managers / Foreman

Glenn Robinson

Stu Dobson

Stu Bishop

Roman Poole

Paul Doig

Greame Lattimore

Cam Scott

Jason Vaughan

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Raweri Martin

Daryl Smith

Simon Fraser

Paul Harris

Holly Wilson

Office / Accounts Manager

John Pearce

John is the Office / Accounts Manager. He is responsible for the day to day running of the office and accounts role. He has been involved in the construction industry for 6 years.

Office Administrator

Margaret Kilkelly

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11 Michelle Road, Sockburn
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