The Cancast team comprises some of the most experienced and successful operators in precast building products in the South Island.  Our people have an unparalleled depth of knowledge and current understanding of the manufacture and use of precast concrete in the New Zealand construction industry.

Meet the team

General Manager Dayle Hodgson

Quantity Surveyor Nivethanan Thiraviam

Chairman Stuart Cruickshank

Stuart has over 30 years experience in the New Zealand construction industry, during which he has been involved with all types of construction work.  He is an experienced site manager with excellent communication, organisational and subcontractor management skills.

Stuart is also a successful company owner and Managing Director of Paremata Construction Limited.  Stuart has extensive experience in the commercial construction market in Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown.  Paremata Construction specialises in the construction of concrete structures and has erected some of the largest precast concrete structures in the South Island.  Stuart’s industry knowledge and contacts are invaluable to Cancast.

Director Lee Peto

Lee has over 20 years experience in construction, mostly in senior management roles. He has extensive pre- and post-contract experience in a wide range of construction sectors, and has highly developed skills in business planning and strategic risk management, business intelligence, business development, negotiation, cost planning and management, providing commercial and contractual advice and corporate governance.