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About Us

Gemmell Contracting headquarters is based in Waikuku on State Highway 1, opposite the Z garage.

The business was set up in 2004 and has grown from been a home-based concern to having a yard (also our HQ) which we purchased in 2009.

At our HQ you will find a sales yard where we supply a range of aggregates, coal and pipes ideal for DIY to major construction projects think topsoil for your garden to Pegasus township creation and every size job in between.
We stock coal, ideal for home heating – through to commercial heating think Rayburn to hospital heating systems to Tunnel house heating systems.

We also have a quarry site at 905 Mt Thomas Road in Fernside, this is to service clients West of Rangiora.

You can dry hire our plant and equipment or have us supply our plant complete with an operator to do the job for you. We have a wide range of crushing gear and earthmoving equipment suitable for drainage, house foundations, subdivisions, Quarrying, roading, farm installations, horse tracks, arenas, stock underpasses, cow lanes and tracks, retention Ponds etc.

We supply a large range of aggregates including but not limited to; AP20, M4AP40, AP65, rocks, drainage rocks, crusher dust, topsoil, fill and drainage pipes, Coal and much much more, pop in and have a chat, see how we can help you.




Murray started in the construction industry since 1985, he has had vast experience
working in Australia, Naru, Niue and New Zealand, on projects and jobs including but not limited to;

 Airport construction runway creations,
 Hotel constructions,
 Roading and civil projects
 Pegasus town and tennis court creation
 Off and on-ramps on SH1
 Driveways
 Subdivisions
 Stock underpasses
 Quarry manager

Today we have a team of experienced operators able to put their expertise to a wide range of jobs.
We originally crushed aggregate to supply good quality products for our own contracting jobs and later to compliment the contracting side of the business, we now sell to the public.
Currently, we have a manager running the day to day yard sales
Murray and his team run the projects from driveways to subdivisions to SH1 projects and anything in between, while Carolyn runs the office.

We look forward to dealing with you “FOR ALL YOUR EARTHMOVING REQUIREMENTS”

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