Choosing the right construction solution

Why it’s essential to find the right industrial or commercial building premises for your business

No matter what the size of your business, choosing the right industrial or commercial building for your business and operations can be vital for ongoing profitability and success. That’s where Specialised Structures can make all the difference.

A Specialised Structures Building is one of the best investment decisions you will ever make


View a small selection of industrial and commercial building projects in our gallery below.

Got a specific building requirement? Just ask!

Our local building experts are here to listen, design and build something which meets the unique needs of your project.

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Our local building experts understand that every client’s requirements are unique. That’s why we take a customised approach to every building project. Whether a client is seeking a boutique distillery or craft brewery, pet food factory, an aircraft hangar or packaging warehouse, logistics facility or commercial showroom.

Specialised Structures has a proven track record of delivering solutions to meet a versatile range of projects over many industries, including Synargy Furniture Wholesalers, CRT (now Farmlands), NZ Dairy Packaging, Vent, Upright, Porter Group, Humes, Accessman, and Kiwi Spirit Distillery to name a few.

Kitset or Customised Building Designs for Every Business

Specialised Structures buildings are engineered to be functional and robust. What’s more, they offer exceptional flexibility for a range of operational requirements, wide bays and clear span portal design.

Our local building experts are equipped to customise, design and build to meet the specific needs of your project. They are ready to provide friendly advice and understand local conditions, and council consent processes. Every building challenge is met with a considered approach to technology, expertise and materials at hand to deliver the best possible result.

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Local Construction Opportunities

Business Opportunities Now Available in the North Island

Can you picture yourself working with us as a Specialised Structures New Zealand business owner?

Due to overwhelming customer enquiry we now have opportunities to join the team in the North Island.

  • Are you driven and enthusiastic?
  • Do you have construction industry experience?
  • Are you a stickler for details?
  • Are you a good communicator?
  • Are you customer and team focused?

Then you may have what it takes to join Specialised Structures! Meet some of our current business owners below and get in touch to learn more about joining the team today.

Grow Your Business With Us

Meet our team of local Specialised Structures building experts

Specialised Structures New Zealand is made up of a network of trusted local building professionals serving local communities. Each builder individually owns and operates their construction companies, offering the Specialised Structures Building System.

We’re proud of our team of successful business owners. Not only are they highly experienced and qualified construction professionals, they’re known and trusted in their local communities as the building team who will get the job done. They share a good understanding of the challenges involved with building in their local environments.  Many have years of experience spent working and living in their local areas.

Specialised Structures Wairarapa


Providing customised steel building solutions to: Masterton, Carterton, Greytown, Martinborough, Featherston, Eketahuna and the wider area. John Hymers owns D R Borman Ltd and has over 30 years of experience in construction and project management. John is a keen squash player and member of the Red Star Squash Club and Wairarapa Squash Collective. He is also a member of the Chanel College Board of Trustees and Masterton Rotary.

Why Specialised Structures is Good for Business

“Specialised Structures adds particular value to my rural clients, with the ability to construct large clearspan sheds for animal housing, like the Freestall Cow Barn.”

Specialised Structures Tauranga

Andrew Templer

Providing customised steel building solutions to the following areas within the Bay of Plenty region; Tauranga, Mt Maunganui, Whakatane, Katikati, Te Puke and the wider area.

Andrew has worked in the construction industry since 1987. Originally from Dunedin, Andrew settled in Tauranga in 2004 and owns and operates his own business, Templer Construction Ltd. In his spare time you will find Andrew coaching one of his four boy’s cricket teams, or providing a free taxi service to and from these games.

Why Specialised Structures is Good for Business

I was looking for a robust system that I could offer clients. Specialised Structures that covered so many options I felt the brand ticked all the boxes.

Specialised Structures Rotorua & Taupo

Gareth & Penny Copsey

Providing customised steel building solutions to the following areas within the Central Plateau region; Rotorua, Reporoa, Taupo and the wider area.

Gareth and Penny Copsey settled in New Zealand in 2004, where they started their Agricultural spraying business Copsey Contracting Ltd. Shed building became a great way of working through the winter months! This side of the business grew, so in 2014, they established Copems Ltd in Broadlands Reporoa.

Why Specialised Structures is Good for Business

“We are excited to be part of the Specialised Structures team, and are keen to be able to provide the Rotorua and Taupo District with high quality shed solutions with the best service.”

Lance Robinson

Providing customised steel building solutions to the following areas within the Tasman region; Nelson, Richmond, Motueka, Collingwood and the wider area.

Lance Robinson is owner of the Cluster Construction Group and has lived and worked in the Tasman region since 1980. With 38 years in construction, his experience spans across commercial and industrial builds along with residential builds and alterations.

Why Specialised Structures is Good for Business

I joined Specialised Structures specifically to add customised commercial building solutions to my repertoire, but I also enjoy the diversity of Specialised Structures as well as the engineering and design included in a Specialised Structures building.

Specialised Structures Christchurch & Canterbury

North Canterbury

Luke Anderson 

Providing customised steel building solutions to the following areas within the North Canterbury region; Christchurch, Rangiora, Rolleston, Akaroa, Kaikoura, Hanmer Springs and the wider area.

Luke and Eric Anderson run Anderson Construction. Their team are well known for attention to detail, good quality workmanship, honesty and reliability. Anderson Construction are Licensed Building Practitioners and members of Site Safe.

Why Specialised Structures is Good for Business

Buying into the Specialised Structures system was a move to widen our portfolio; to ensure we could build anything. We like the high quality product offered by Specialised Structures – strength, quality and the ability to customise a building to fit a particular purpose. It’s a brand we’re happy to put our name to.

Specialised Structures Mid Canterbury

Justin Quaid

Providing customised steel building solutions to the following areas within the Mid Canterbury region; Ashburton, Methven, Rakaia and the surrounding areas.

Ashburton born and bred, Master Builder Justin Quaid owns Quaid construction and is joined by a qualified team of builders and talented apprentices. A keen sportsman, he is currently a member of the Ashburton Squash Club. Justin is a Master Builder and Licensed Building Practitioner.

Why Specialised Structures is Good for Business

I bought into the Specialised Structures system because I saw value in drawing on the expertise of a nationwide network. I also liked the versatility of Specialised Structures, enabling us to build anything. Plus, the buildings are strong and excellent quality.

Specialised Structures South Canterbury

Mark Farrant

Providing customised steel building solutions to the following areas within the South Canterbury region; Timaru, Mackenzie District, Fairlie, Geraldine, Waimate, Pleasant Point, Tekapo, Twizel and the wider area.

A Timaru resident for the last 30 plus years, Mark owns Mark Farrant Building Ltd, and has a good understanding of local building challenges. Friendly and practical by nature, Mark has a wealth of knowledge and a willingness to share that with his clients.

Why Specialised Structures is Good for Business

The massive range of products and plans, plus history, experience and buying power are what I see as the key strengths of Specialised Structures. More importantly, I like the fact that we can cost-effectively design and build specifically to a client’s requirements.

Specialised Structures Central Otago

Greg Mcdowall

Providing customised steel building solutions to the following areas within the Central Otago region; Cromwell, Queenstown, Wanaka, Alexandra and the wider area.

Greg and Judith own G & S Construction in Cromwell, operating across the Queenstown, Wanaka, Alexandra and the wider Central Otago area. With 20 years of experience in the industry, you could say he has ‘had a crack at building most things’ including commercial, farm and residential building.

Why Specialised Structures is Good for Business

We believe the greatest benefits of working with Specialised Structures is the flexibility in design, style and cost. This, together with the team of draughtsmen and engineers, plus the network of Specialised Structures merchants with experience in all sorts of construction, means people are guaranteed a quality build, customised to their needs and built to last.

Specialised Structures Dunedin

Chris Adams

Providing customised steel building solutions to the following areas within Dunedin, Mosgiel, Milton, Balclutha, Middlemarch, Outram, Waikouaiti and the wider area.

Chris has worked in the Otago region for over 20 years and has an excellent understanding of the challenges involved in the local environment. Chris is mad about motor racing, fishing and hunting, and is also a Motorsport NZ steward and driving standards observer. He also owns Smada Projects Ltd, undertaking the construction of new homes and excavation work.

Why Specialised Structures is Good for Business

I especially like the fact that the Specialised Structures system uses quality materials from local suppliers to create robust and durable buildings of any size.

Specialised Structures Invercargill

Keith Mcleod

Providing customised steel building solutions within the Southland region; Invercargill, Bluff, Stewart Island, Gore, Winton, Riversdale, Wyndham, Lumsden, Te Anau, and the wider area.

Keith’s been working and living in Southland all his life. He’s well known for his excellent project management, personally overseeing every project across his business portfolio. In addition to this, Keith operates the Skyline Buildings franchise in Invercargill and is also a qualified carpenter.  His many hobbies include diving, hunting, fishing and motor-biking. He also sponsors Star Rugby club school boys and a local stock car.

Why Specialised Structures is Good for Business

I bought a Specialised Structures license mainly for the ability to draw on the expertise of a nationwide network.  I saw good value in the system too, particularly the ability to build something that was not only durable and fit for purpose, but a cost-effective option for our clients.

Find Out More About Joining Specialised Structures Today.

Invest in, manage and grow a successful business with a Specialised Structures licence.

As a Specialised Structures business owner, you can provide your customers with significant value through;

  • Our custom design, build and quantity surveying tool Plan-It;
  • The ability to construct custom-builds, including portal-type buildings for every client;
  • Access to centralised supplies and better buying power.

Plus, you’ll have support from our network of local business owners across New Zealand, who all want to see your company succeed!

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Build A Successful Local Construction Business With Us

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