Our Team

We are a team built on a wealth of experience in both the domestic and commercial sector. We have people from 0-50 years of experience. The team is built on the base of its core value:
• Gets stuck in and enjoys their work
• Thinks ahead and outside the square
• Feeds a positive energetic vibe
• Clean, On Time and Up to Standard

Clients are our ambassadors, For this reason our highly qualified staff are carefully selected and are obliged to follow a strict code of conduct.

Tony Boyce

Managing Director

Tony is the man behind this booming organization. It was his dream to build the most reliable construction company in the South Canterbury region.

Tony established Tony Boyce Builders Ltd (TBB) in 1979 after working Labour-only following the completion of his carpentry and joinery apprenticeship. He has over 45 years of experience and leads the company which now provides comprehensive building and construction services throughout the South Island. The business has expanded to a team over 30 permanent staff which increases to 50 with the seasonal staff employed relative to the workload.

He has been the motivational push to the team, his kind nature and positive attitude brings joy to our employees. Tony has also purchased Timbercore Ltd, which specializes in Laminated Veneer Lumber (LVL). Timbercore supplies LVL Kit set all over the country and also builds in the Canterbury region with team of specialized engineers, managers and builders.

Brad Evans

Construction Manager

Brad has been employed with TBB since 2003. He qualified as a carpenter after serving his apprenticeship with TBB. Brad’s commitment has helped him move through the ranks into quantity surveying and now into his current role as Construction Manager coordinating both the residential and concrete construction teams. He is committed to client and staff relationships and endeavors to run a smooth construction schedule.

Brad's project management skills has helped the organization to successfully complete millions of dollars worth projects. He has proved to effectively manage 6-8 projects at a time.

He jointly owns Timbercore Ltd with Tony. He provides technical support and helps the client with the LVL needs. Brad also has a very sound concrete knowledge which helps him to manage large precast and cast instu projects.

Email ID: brad@tonyboyce.co.nz

Joanne Flannery

Finance and Accounts Manager

Joanne joined Tony Boyce Builders in October 2012 as Finance Manager. Prior to this she has worked in accountancy roles for over 25 years, and brings a sound knowledge of accounts, job costing, budgets and IRD procedures. Joanne also has her own business which she runs from home after hours.

Roger Galbraith

Joinery Manager

Roger joined the team in 2009. He is a craftsman joiner with over 40 years experience providing specialised and quality joinery services to our clients South Island wide. Our clients have been very satisfied with the custom-built joinery services provided.

Bev Castle

Draughts person/Projects Assistant and Personal Assistant to Tony Boyce

Bev joined the company in February 2014 and brings over 40 years design draughting and project engineering experience. She has a multi-disciplined engineering background in the structural, mechanical, electrical, process and agricultural industry sectors including having worked on major industrial projects and sites throughout NZ. Additionally Bev provides technical, sales and marketing support with her technical writing experience.

Email ID: bev@tonyboyce.co.nz

Merv Berry

Construction Supervisor/ Residential Estimator

Merv has been a part of the team for more than 10 years. He supervises all the construction teams. His role is extremely important in maintaining the quality of work. He is a licensed building practitioner. He motivates the young building apprentice and also advices the foremen on construction tasks. Merv also helps in estimation of residential and renovation projects.

Email ID: merv@tonyboyce.co.nz

Sandheep Ananth Kumar

Construction Estimator

Sandheep is a latest addition to the team. He has just graduated with Graduate diploma in Construction Project Management from Unitec Institute of Technology. He estimates various commercial and civil projects. Sandheep's bachelors in civil engineering helps him to price large irrigation/civil structures. He also helps in construction programing with Microsoft project. He is Site safe certified and helps the company to meet H&S legislation.

Email ID: sandheep@tonyboyce.co.nz


Health, Safety and Welfare

We are Site Safe Members. That is your assurance that you have selected a responsible contractor putting the highest attention to health and safety which we take extremely seriously. We have also achieved primary level Workplace Safety Management Practices (WSMP) and is aimed to reach tertiary level before the end of 2016.

Zero Harm culture

Safety is our number one priority. We plan all of our activities to safeguard our staff, our communities, and the environment.

Our culture of zero harm means

• We believe all harm is preventable
• We consider safety all the time
• We act safely at all times
• We can only accept a target injury rate of zero
• We expect our staff to go home each day in the same state or better than they arrived.

Our Safety Targets

• Specifically our targets are that:
• No-one requires first aid
• No-one requires medical treatment
• There is no lost time due to work-related injury or illness
• There are no work injury claims
• There are no workplace deaths.


As a responsible contractor we realize that we have an effect on the environment. We seek to minimize the impact by acting responsibly and sustainably. We have an environmental policy in place and work with our clients and suppliers to deliver the most sustainable construction methods.


Our emphasis is on client satisfaction. We are committed to delivering quality projects every time. Our dedicated team will be with you every step of the way to ensure everyone is happy with the end result.




We offer a complete service from planning and design, to build and finish.

Read More



Tony Boyce Builders Ltd are the specialists in the design and build of all dairy industry construction.

Read More



From garden sheds to 5000sqm feed sheds we are able to design, supply and build any shed you can dream up.

Read More



With our own in house joinery shop (T&S Joinery Ltd) we can design and build your dream kitchen or bathroom joinery.

Read More