Tom Cooney Builders

Established in 2015 by Tom Cooney, Tom Cooney Builders is committed to building homes of both quality and distinction. Located in Alexandra, Central Otago, we offer a wide breadth of carpentry experience to suit all of your building needs. We like to give our clients an experience that combines the vision and dream of their new home, with our professional guidance and project management. We are Licensed Building Practitioners and New Zealand Certified Builders, guaranteeing our workmanship for a minimum of ten years.
Our Vision

Our Vision

We recognise that building a home is often one of the biggest investments we make during our lifetimes. If not managed right, it can be unnecessarily stressful and put a lot of pressure on people and relationships. Our vision is to make the experience as stress free as possible, enjoyable and exciting. We do this by making sure we have the right strategy to ensure these needs are catered for throughout and even after the build.

OUR TEAM

Tom Cooney

Tom Cooney

Director
Tom is a qualified New Zealand Certified Builder with more than 12 years' building experience. He has worked on a wide variety of construction projects from large commercial buildings to boutique residential homes. He is client focussed and works hard to ensure that every build maintains a good balance between client service, quality of work, efficiency and timeliness. Tom leads a team of well qualified builders and apprentice builders who have been selected because of their passion for service and delivery of quality craftmanship.
Brian Hutton

Brian Hutton

Site Foreman
Brian joined the Tom Cooney Builders team in mid 2018 having previously been a tool maker who turned his talent toward building. Brian has high work standards and is meticulous when it comes to ensuring that any tasks set to him are finished to an incredibly high standard. Brian thoroughly enjoys working alongside his workmates and is currently building his own home in Alexandra.
Simon Gibson

Simon Gibson

Site Foreman
Simon has been a part of the Tom Cooney Builders team for nearly three years. He has incredibly high finishing standards and always ensures that his work is unquestionably excellent. Simon is a Licensed Building Practitioner, he takes ownership and is proud of his work.
Garry Sim

Garry Sim

Site Foreman
Although new to the Tom Cooney Builders team, Garry brings a wealth of experience having built for over 30 years. Garry thoroughly enjoys renovation work and is often working away on his own projects in his weekend. Garry is a valuable member of the Tom Cooney Builders team.
Taine Sinclair

Taine Sinclair

Apprentice
Taine joined the TCB team in 2018 after registering his interest in becoming a builder at his high school. Taine volunteered one day a week as part of this work experience and enjoyed it so much he has now joined the team as our latest apprentice builder. Taine works quietly and respectfully on site and we are proud to be building his career.
Jono Collins

Jono Collins

Apprentice
Jono is mid way through his apprenticeship and on track to become a qualified builder by 2021. Jonos motivation to build has stemmed from his desire to build his own home one day. Jono has a passion for Health and Safety and can be seen checking on our sites regularly to ensure that everyone is remaining safe at all times.
Simon Chick

Simon Chick

Site Foreman
Simon is the latest addition to the TCB team. We are fortunate to have Simon join us after extensive building experience throughout New Zealand and overseas. Simon has relocated to Alexandra to be closer to family and welcome a new member of his own family.
Bridgette Broad

Bridgette Broad

Operations Manager
Bridgette keeps things happening behind the scenes. From paying the bills to ensuring the Company meets its legal requirements like certification and health and safety. "Bridge" has a strong service background along with formal commercial qualifications. She will often be your first port of call when it comes to a query about your build. Bridgette is a part owner and director of Cooney Construction Ltd.
Mark Mitchell

Mark Mitchell

Health and Safety Manager
Mark has extensive experience withHealth and Safety after having worked throughout the world in the mining industry. Mark is passionate about Health and Safety and ensures the team all go home safely to their families.

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