How We Work

Our approach to civil construction projects


HJR Civil strives to exceed expectations through a collaborative working process. This partnership approach ensures that scope is understood, and that the final product meets your vision.



We communicate continuously with our clients, from initial consultation to final outcome. If something changes on-site, we will always keep you informed to ensure a smooth project delivery.



HJR Civil follows proven safety, quality, environmental, and project management systems. As a result, we deliver projects to an exceptional standard.



When we commit to something, we follow through and get the job done. It’s a simple philosophy and one we never forget.

Interested in a role at HJR Civil Ltd? Drop us a line so we can start a discussion.

Health and safety on our sites

Health and safety starts with planning. A well thought-out job, with safety at the forefront, is the foundation of all our projects. This basis drives continuous and consistent monitoring and reassessment to ensure our teams are safe.


Hamish Rees

Owner and general manager, HJR Civil Ltd​

Hamish brings 10 years’ experience in civil construction to HJR Civil Ltd. He began his career as a labourer while completing a NZ Diploma in Civil Engineering, then moved on to site engineering, contract management, and project management roles, covering all facets of civil construction. Hamish has worked on large-scale earthworks (irrigation schemes), drainage, subdivision, roading, and geotechnical projects. With HJR Civil, he likes leading and delivering. He wants to change the civil construction industry, and provide expertise and high-quality service to his clients.

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