Our approach is one of collaboration, trust and open dialogue. Significant emphasis is placed on the capability of our people and the efficiency of our management systems including cost control, safety, quality assurance, contract administration and reporting. We have the integrated management skills needed to progress a project into action and on to successful completion. Our track record indicates we challenge conventional methods, remove obstacles and put in place realistic, achievable and even simple measures that reduce cost.

Taylors Contracting specialise in: Earthmoving, Civil Construction, Forestry Infrastructure and Quarry services throughout the South Island. We provide these services in the following areas:

Earth-moving & Civil Construction

  • Roading
  • Dam Construction
  • Irrigation
  • Landfills
  • Subdivisions
  • Land Development
  • Drainage and Pipework



Infrastructure Maintenance

  • Mowing
  • Native Planting
  • River Maintenance
  • Roading Maintenance
  • Stopbank Maintenance
  • Weed Spraying


  • Drilling and Blasting
  • Quarry Operations
  • Rock Supply
  • Riprap Supply
  • Aggregate Supply
  • Screening

Wood Waste

  • Clearing
  • Grinding/Chipping of Waste Wood
  • Biofuel
  • Mulch
  • Soil Stabilisation
  • Livestock Bedding Material

Hydro Mulching

  • Specialised 6-wheel drive hydro mulch truck 
  • Our applicator cannon reaches a distance of up to 50 metres 
  • Soil testing to achieve optimum results 
  • An effective and viable option for vegetating large expanses of land quickly and easily 
  • An effective solution for erosion control