What we do

Retaining walls, driveways and paving

Retaining walls and civil construction make up a large element of RJ Civil's capabilities. As experts in this area, we ensure excellence of workmanship and delivery of projects. We offer a quality approach which can take projects from start to finish including all aspects of design, consent, right through to construction and sign-off. We specialize in timber pole, timber crib, masonry block, concrete in-situ and precast but can also provide anchoring services and shotcrete capability. With over 200 walls completed in Christchurch alone, we rise to the challenge of the more complex projects.

Commercial site works

Commercial work is our strength and RJ Civil have delivered numerous projects throughout our region for clients such as Calder Stewart, Leighs Construction and Fletcher Construction. We understand our clients’ expectations thus ensuring deadlines are met and clients are satisfied. Our skilled management team has made sure that projects for customers such as Stonewood Homes Main Centre, Thrifty car Rentals, Meadow Mushrooms Administration Centre to name a few, have all been managed within budget and completed ahead of schedule.

Bridge repairs

Due to our expertise in concrete work, underpinning, dewatering and structural installation, we have been contracted by the likes of Christchurch City Council and SCIRT to complete some significant projects in recent years. We have constructed new bridges and repaired damaged bridge work which can be seen on the Antigua Footbridge in Central Christchurch and the Takamatua Bridge on the Banks Peninsula. These high profile projects are increasing our reputation for excellence in this field.


RJ Civil Construction Ltd has a dedicated and experienced team that can undertake earthwork and site clearance contracts. Our modern excavation and earthmoving equipment ranges from 30 tonne excavators and articulated dump trucks to graders, bulldozers, 7 tonne construction rollers, loaders and other items of plant. Backed up by a highly competent management team and surveying ability, we are able to deliver high profile earthmoving contracts on time and within budget.


RJ Civil Construction Ltd has a proven track record in all aspects of roading and pavement construction.
From Kerb and channel through to base course construction, asphalting , chip sealing and line marking we have the experience and expertise to be able to manage and construct any roading project.
A CCC affiliated contractor, our quality control and ability to source the best products ensure that the job is completed to the highest standard the first time.

Contracts of significance to date include the Christchurch Rebuild Tuam Street upgrade and the first section of the CCC Cycleway project in the CBD.

General contracting

With a specialised team of management and operators backed up a modern fleet of plant and equipment, RJ Civil are more than capable of taking on any General Contracting task and achieving the expectations of the client to the highest degree.
Contracts to date include large culvert installation, horse arenas, slip repairs, flood protection works and site clearances.
The ability to work with clients to achieve their most desired outcomes whilst achieving 'value for money' is our strong point of the business. Anything with a high risk element that needs professionalism and piece of mind with regards to Health, Safety and Quality, RJ Civil Construction can lead the way.

No contract is too big or too small and our willing workforce will cater for every need of the client.

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