About KB Contractors

Established in 1985 by Kelvin Read and Brent Reid, KB Contractors continues to be at the forefront of trenchless technology, specialising in directional drilling, excavations, pipe bursting, thrust boring, butt and fusion welding, steel pipe ramming, ground-penetrating radar and hydro excavation. While Kelvin has since retired, KB Contractors continues to have a focus on honesty and loyalty to our customers. With an experienced team and the latest plant and equipment, you’ll continue to see KB Contractors as integral to your business. 

KB Contractors maintain a staff of approx. 50 qualified personnel. Heath and safety is our number one priority, and we are accredited with Site Safe and ContructSafe. Our highly experienced and often specialised teams are capable of carrying out a variety of projects which have included the installation and maintenance of Dunedin’s gas and water reticulations, telecommunications networks and tender drainage work. If you're interested in joining our team, give a general expression of interest through our Employment page. KB Contractors is an Accredited Contractor to the Dunedin City Council, Invercargill City Council and Waitaki District Council.