The long-term integrity of a building depends on the integrity of the people constructing it.
At C3, our team is all about helping good people build great futures. And that process starts with selecting good people to work for us.
Skilled, knowledgeable and talented, above all, our team members have integrity. And these qualities shine through in everything we do.
Do the right thing
Take care of people
Enjoy the challenge
Meet The Team
Kirk Bakker /
Kirk runs the Auckland construction team for C3. Kirk has significant experience in Education, Warehouses and Offices and Medical projects working both as a Contractor Project Manager and a client-side Project Management
Strengths: Programming and Planning / ECI and Design Management / Health and Safety
Tamati Parker /
Tamati is adept at cost and commercial management of construction projects of all sizes. He also has specific experience with design and build.
Strengths: Cost planning & estimating / Contract Review and Negotiation / Design Review and Costing / Value Engineering / Subcontractor Relationships
Michael Bowman /
Mike runs the Tauranga/BOP construction team for C3. Mike has significant
experience in Retirement, Laboratory/High Services orientated buildings and Vertical Construction projects working both as a contractor and a client-side Project Management.
Strengths: Construction programming / ECI and Design Management / Client Relations / Quality management
Michael Barker /
Michael started out as commercial carpenter, starting at C3 as a Site manager and then moving Project Manager. He has extensive experience both locally and overseas working on high end hospitality, retail, and office projects. Michael is based in Tauranga, working on projects in the retirement sector and several Education projects in the BOP/Waikato regions.
Strengths: Programming / Health and Safety / Contract Administration / ECI and Design Management
Raj Bhikha /
Raj has been involved in the Auckland construction sector for over 25 years in both Project Management and Quantity Surveying roles. Raj runs the Auckland QS department and manages various projects himself.
Strengths: Design Review and Cost Planning / Value Engineering / Contract Administration / Subcontractor Management
Carl Charlton /
Carl is an integral part of the C3 Tauranga team, trained as a builder, and is a Licenced building Practitioner. Carl was the General Manager of a manufacturing business before returning to the construction industry. Carl is one of two Project Managers in the Tauranga region, managing various projects including the PLV development.
Strengths: Programming / Subcontractor Management / Client Relations / Leadership
John McKeown /
John has been working in the NZ construction industry for over 20 years, working in both Auckland and Tauranga as a QS. John is the senior QS in Tauranga and runs the Tauranga QS and estimating department.
Strengths: Cost Planning and Estimating / Design Review and Costing / Subcontractor Management / Contract Administration
Scott McNaughton /
Scott started out as a joinery apprentice, completing this, Scott progressed into residential and commercial construction, Scott has been an Auckland based Project Manager for over 10 years, and in the NZ construction sector for 25 years, Scott specialises in Medical, Retirement, and High rise projects.
Strengths: Scheduling and Project Planning / Subcontractor Management / Quality Management / Health and Safety
Kristian Pittman /
Kristian started out in Auckland as a builder, getting his licence before moving into site and then Project Management. Kristian is a Project Manager in the Auckland region, managing various projects at C3 including Education and community projects.
Strengths: Quality Management / Contract Management / Client relations / Subcontractor Management
Matt Boss /
Matt is an experienced quantity surveyor with a wide-range of skills including site and contracts management, which gives Matt a 360 view working on projects with various stakeholders. Matt became Senior Quantity Surveyor at C3 Construction in 2022, and his wealth of contractual management experience assisted with the success of one of our largest projects yet, the Pacific Coast Village Aged-Care Facility.
Financial Management and tracking/ Staff & Contractor Management /Contract Administration / Subcontractor Management
Liam Church /
Liam joined C3 in early 2019 as Site Manager. Having delivered a number of challenging projects to a high standard, including earning significant praise from clients and a Property Council award to boot, he was promoted to Project Manager. Liam’s approach is open and collaborative, working closely with the client and design team as well as subcontractors to identify and resolve issues early and creatively. Liam is determined yet humble, and brings a sharp focus to every project he is involved in.
Strengths: Programming and Planning/ Subcontract Management / Health & Safety Management / Quality Management