Brad Harper

Southland General Manager

Brad joined the ABL team in 1999 spending eight years working on site gaining his carpentry qualification and practical site experience before progressing into the Invercargill office as a Quantity Surveyor. Brad completed an SIT diploma and he has been working as a Quantity Surveyor for 12 years with recently being promoted to our Southland General Manager.

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

His combination of 20+ years construction industry experience, his qualifications and being locally based, set him up ideally for his role overseeing the Southland Branches operations. Brad has a passion for building & the Southland region and you can be assured of his dedication and commitment to your 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 – Quantity Surveyor

Brad Harper
Southland General Manager