Brad Harper

Southland General Manager

Brad joined the Amalgamated Builders Limited (ABL) team in 1999 with now 23 years of construction industry experience.


He has qualifications in carpentry, quantity surveying and management. Over the years he has worked his way from an onsite carpenter, foreman, quantity surveyor, project manager and now our Southland General Manager. He leads our large Southland operation and is highly respected with exceptional knowledge of project demands and management of all aspects of the construction industry.    

Brad has an excellent understanding of construction techniques, modern design approaches, building quantities, contract administration and management.

His combination of 23 years’ construction industry experience, his qualifications and being locally based set him up ideally for his role overseeing our Southland operation.

Brad has a passion for building and the Southland Region and you can be assured of his dedication and commitment to you and your construction project.

In recent years Brad has had experience working on some of Southlands most iconic construction projects and their results speak for themselves.

Competencies – Project Services

  • Main Contractor
  • Construction Management
  • Project Leadership
  • Logistics Management
  • Cost Control
  • Quantity Surveying

Qualifications and training

  • Trade Certificate in Carpentry
  • SIT Diploma in Quantity Surveying

Construction Management skills

  • Dedicated & Hardworking
  • On & Off Site management
  • Consultant and subcontractor co-ordination
  • Project planning
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Value Engineering
  • Contract administration
  • Negotiation skills
  • Tendering / procurement
  • Implementing Health and Safety Systems

Recent Project Experience include:

Brad Harper
Southland General Manager