Company History:

Rickie Shore Building was formed over 20 years ago and has grown to become one of South Canterbury's largest building companies. With our extensive building experience and numerous award winning homes, Rickie Shore Building has built hundreds quality homes throughout South Canterbury, Mid Canterbury and the McKenzie Country.

We've always treated our clients as an individuals and our teams are hand picked for each project to ensure our clients receive an enjoyable building experience and that we achieve the highest quality at the best price and within budget.

Our Project Managers all have extensive building backgrounds and we pride ourselves on superior communication throughout the project to ensure you are kept informed every step of the way.

We operate under a best practice policy at all times. This means we value great design, come up with innovative solutions, pride ourselves on sound communication, provide dedicated project managers for each job and only partner with dedicated professionals for subcontracting services.

Our Vision:

 To construct quality homes to exacting standards that our clients can describe as ‘uniquely their own’, homes that not only meet our clients needs but will stand the test of time. And to deliver an enjoyable building experience throughout the process.

Our Team:

Our team of builders is based in Timaru, but are frequently working on projects around South Canterbury, North Otago and the McKenzie country. Teamwork is the strength of Rickie Shore Building and our size gives us the flexibility to work on large jobs or put specialist teams together for smaller work. All our builders are hand picked craftsman and our professional partners are also leaders in their fields.


Management Team


Rickie Shore

Managing Director


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Greg Strachan

Senior Project Manager


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Nick Shore

Project Manager


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Turn-key Solutions:

At Rickie Shore Building we pride ourselves in offering a “total turn-key” solution. A turn-key project is constructed so that it could be sold to any client as a completed product and applies to all our projects, from new homes to complete make-overs, from light commercial structures to retirement villages.

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Rickie Shore Building has won numerous Master Builders Awards, but not many can lay claim to gaining the Master Builders Supreme Award. To win this award, a builder must consider orientation of the home, visual impression, layout, design, workmanship, functionality, luxury appointments, future-proofing, and more.

Rickie Shore Building has also won numerous interior, energy efficient and other awards. Details of the awards we have won are listed below.


Business Partners:

Our alliance with other commerical partners is based on previous successful projects together. The network we have built with sub-contractors and suppliers in our region is strong and mutually supportive, with each being total professionals in their field. Details of our partners are listed below.


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Master Build Guarantee:

We are a member of the Registered Master Builders Federation. The Federation represents New Zealand's premier building and construction companies - those who have been proven to deliver the highest quality houses and buildings and who offer a seven-year registered Master Builders guarantee. We are so confident with our builds, we offer a 10 Year Master Build Guarantee!


Licensed Building Practitioners:

We are Licensed Building Practitioners, as are all our professional partners.


Office Location:

45 Treneglos Street, Washdyke Timaru

Phone: 03 688 7313

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By choosing Rickie Shore Building you can be secure in the knowledge that you have chosen a building partner with professional values, proven experience and unwavering commitment to our clients.