Looking for a drainlayer? From common to complex, we’re experts in the construction of reliable, durable, fully compliant drainage systems.

As trusted providers for local and regional authorities, we’ve got over 20 years of experience in delivering durable drainage systems. With excavation techniques, plant and expertise, we’ll deliver any drainage solution – From a simple repair to a fully customised underground system for a large-scale subdivision. Major projects include: Three Waters Projects, Christchurch City Council’s SCIRT Projects, and Greymouth District Council’s Utilities Maintenance Contract.

Clients across New Zealand choose Paul Smith Earthmoving for plumbing and drainage, because we offer…

100% Commitment to Clients
We demonstrate 100% commitment through fully compliant, cost-effective, and timely drainage solutions that meet New Zealand’s plumbing and drainage standards. Our early stage contractor involvement, on-behalf consent applications, Quality Management System, extensive insurances, and first-rate communication channels are designed for end-to-end client satisfaction. Whether you require indicative pricing for a small-scale project, or a QS-based (quantity-based) quote for commercial drainage construction, we’ll design a solution to suit.

Innovative Solutions
All drainage projects benefit from end-to-end contractor involvement, complex problem-solving skills, and highly flexible resourcing. We utilise state-of-the-art GPS and CCTV technologies to treat hard to reach plumbing and drainage problems with ease. Our modern fleet and plant includes 1 ton diggers, 65 ton excavators, loaders, bulldozers, scrapers, and dump trucks, all serviced by our in-house mechanical engineers.

Top Quality Teamwork
We invest heavily in our people to ensure we maintain a high-performing team. Our hands-on company directors lead by example with over 60 years of civil construction experience, while our dedicated project and site managers maximise all resources to ensure exceptional results. With more than 180 highly skilled construction specialists, including labourers, drain layers, mechanics, engineers, quantity surveyors, and financial managers, we deliver to the highest industry standards.

Comprehensive Health & Safety
Our active Health and Safety Team works on every drainage project to guarantee total staff engagement and company-wide safety excellence. We uphold comprehensive health and safety practices, including daily safety meetings, Site Specific Safety Plans, environmental management, and Safe Work Method Statements. With regular internal and external site audits, we’re committed to zero-harm projects.

Dedicated Delivery
Delivery with integrity is the key to our longevity in the civil construction industry. From start-to-finish, we maximise resources via real-time cost-tracking with Workbench™ and our daily company-wide progress reports keep everything on track. As our client, you’ll benefit from consistent communication, transparent reporting (including staff timesheets and deliveries), and access to on-site meetings.

Rest assured, we know what it takes to lay the foundation for the future. For a dedicated construction team with a proven track record in delivering durable drainage solutions, contact Paul Smith Earthmoving.

Our mission is to deliver innovative earthworks solutions through customer driven staff and technically advanced plant.

Laying the groundwork for a better tomorrow – get in touch with us today.

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