Our People

Bruce Wilson - Owner & Managing Director

Bruce is both owner and Managing Director of BWC. He has over 30 years’ experience in the Civil Construction and Mining industries and prides himself on delivering quality, cost effective projects on time. For the last 15 years Bruce has owned and operated earthmoving companies in the Central Otago region. Prior to this he had a long and successful career initially as a plant operator, foreman and then in management roles before setting up his own company. Bruce’s extensive industry experience and relationships means he is able to offer practical solutions to all you earthmoving requirements. In addition, he believes in open and honest communication and is always looking for the most effective way to deliver the goods.

Pete McKenzie - Operations Manager

Pete is the Operations Manager overseeing the delivery of projects and is the man on the ground. He has over 40 years’ experience in mining and earthmoving spread across New Zealand, Australia, China and Canada. Over the last 15 years he has been Operations Manager for several Civil Construction companies. Before this Pete had extensive experience operating machinery including graders, bulldozers, excavators and trucks and can still occasionally be seen at the wheel. In addition, he has accumulated professional and trade qualifications including Mine Supervisor and Certificate 1 in Construction.

Vicki Gray - Administration Manager

vicki-greyVicki is the Administration Manager and runs the payroll, accounts receivable and accounts payable, amongst other things. She has over 40 years’ administrative experience and 10 years as a business owner. Vicki has worked in a variety of industries but has specialised in Job Costing and brings an eye for detail in everything she does.

Maria Wilson - Health & Safety Supervisor

maria-wilsonMaria is the Health & Safety supervisor and works behind the scenes to help the company run smoothly. Maria has over 10 years’ experience in the Civil Construction and Mining industries. She has worked in administration and procurement and now taken on the responsibility of Health and Safety.

BWC Earthmoving is a registered Company, established in February 2011. Bruce Wilson manages and oversees all aspects of the business and, with his 30 Years of construction management experience and proud reputation, you can be well assured that the job will be completed right.

Bruce and Pete act as our operations managers, procuring new job opportunities, assisting with the day to day running of contracts, resource management, and liaising with our clients.

Maria is the health and safety, quality assurance, and environmental officer. She oversees our safety management software.