With over 20 years of residential construction experience, we pair proven practical advice with finely-tuned project management techniques to ensure a successful delivery, every time.

Our residential services span from managing local authority regulations to demolition, and site remediation to platform construction, plus extensive underground utility installations, including custom drainage systems. Our end-to-end project management is ideal for everything from private builds to large subdivisions.

Residential construction clients across New Zealand choose Paul Smith Earthmoving, because we offer…

100% Commitment to Clients
We demonstrate 100% commitment through fully compliant, cost-effective, and timely residential construction solutions that meet New Zealand’s building 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 satisfaction. Whether you require indicative pricing for a small-scale project, or a QS-based (quantity-based) quote for a large-scale residential development, we’ll design a solution to suit.

Innovative Solutions
All residential construction projects excel through our end-to-end contractor involvement, complex problem-solving skills, and highly flexible resourcing.

Our modern fleet and plant includes 1 ton diggers, 20 ton excavators, loaders, bulldozers, scrapers, and dump trucks, all serviced by our in-house mechanical engineers. We utilise plans to generate asBuilt visuals of projects at every stage and our state-of-the-art GPS technologies execute to the millimetre, eliminating costly manual checks. As a single-point solution, we offer drainage, landscaping, rock, and retaining walls too.

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 residential 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 Project 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 by request.

Rest assured, we know what it takes to get the job done from the ground up. For a dedicated residential construction team with a proven track record in delivering top-quality solutions, contact Paul Smith Earthmoving.

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“Argyle Holding (2003) Limited, a small family construction business, has contracted Paul Smith Earthmoving (PSE) to complete three inner city subdivisions, plus all earthmoving and section preparation of our total builds to date. We have total respect and confidence in their professionalism and abilities, including all staff. Our small business requires good timing of services and contractors, PSE have never failed. Communication is exceptional, as clients we are kept fully informed of progress and timelines Attention to Compliance and Safety is clearly identifiable as tasks are only ever done once. A very professional business we enjoy being clients of.”

Murray Williamson
Argyle Holdings

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