Executive Councillors

Mike Sullivan

Mike Sullivan

SCNZ Chairman

D&H Steel Constructors Ltd
Phone: +64-9-818 4743
Fax: +64-9-818 5785
www.dhsteel.co.nz


Mike Sullivan is Managing Director of D&H Steel Construction Limited, a large steel constructor based in West Auckland.

Peter Donohue

Peter Donohue

SCNZ Vice-Chairman

Steel & Tube Holdings Ltd
Steel Distributor
Phone: +64-3-343 79980
Fax: +64-3-348 4167
www.steelandtube.co.nz


Peter Donohue joined Steel & Tube Holdings in 1981, over the years he has worked in a number of sales & management roles across the Steel & Tube Group. Over the years Peter has worked in Dunedin, Timaru, Auckland & Christchurch giving him a good understanding of rural, manufacturing and construction sectors.

Steve Stickland

Steve Stickland

SCNZ Treasurer

Corus New Zealand Ltd
Phone:+64-9-271 1788
Fax: +64-9-271 1970


Steve is Product Manager for ComFlor Building Systems, a business unit of Corus New Zealand. He believes ComFlor composite flooring decking has been a catalyst for growth of steel framed construction in New Zealand by offering longer spans and unpropped construction and giving a boarder range of options for steel. He says we can all benefit from belonging and contributing to SCNZ as SCNZ develops and promotes faster, smarter steel solutions.

Craig Taylor

Craig Taylor

SCNZ Councillor

OneSteel NZ Ltd
Steel Producer
Phone:+64-9-820 4235
Fax: +64-9-820 4292
www.onesteel.com


Craig Taylor our newest SCNZ board member is the newly appointed OneSteel Market Mills NZ Sales Manager. Craig has spent the last 12 plus years working in the construction industry in Sales and marketing related roles in both Australia and New Zealand. He has worked for a number of companies including CSR Building Products, and the James Hardie Fibre Cement business.

Scott Delacey

Scott Delacey

SCNZ Councillor

George Grant Engineering,
Steel Constructor
Phone: +64 9 295 0550
www.gge.co.nz


Scott has always been in the steel industry. He started out as a tradesman fitter/welder, then for 7 years was a Erection Foreman overseas. Scott held a project management position for four years at the family owned and operated George Grant Engineering, then was General Manager and now holds shared Directorship at George Grant Engineering with his brother Cameron.

Stephen Hicks

Stephen Hicks

SCNZ Councillor

Heavy Engineering
Research Association
Phone: + 64 9 262 4841


Dr Stephen Hicks is General Manager at the Heavy Engineering Research Association (HERA). Prior to him joining HERA in 2008, Stephen spent 11-years at the Steel Construction Institute (SCI) in the UK, where he was formerly Senior Manager of Building Engineering. Stephen has a wide-ranging experience of international Standards development and has served on several BSI, CEN, SA and SNZ Committees. He is well known internationally as an expert on steel and composite construction, which is reflected in his membership of IABSE WC2 'Steel, Timber and Composite Structures' as well as ECCS TC11 'Composite Structures'.

Geoff Chilcott

Geoff Chilcott

SCNZ Councillor

MSC Consulting Group Ltd
Phone: +64 9 486 2210
Fax: +64 9 486 0225
www.msc.co.nz


Geoff has been a Director of MSC Consulting Group for 23 years. He specialises in the design of structural steel buildings from multi-level buildings, large span industrial structures to large retail complexes.

Neil Watson

Neil Watson

SCNZ Councillor

Fletcher EasySteel
Steel Distributor
Phone: +64 9 270 4382


Neil has been with Fletcher Building since he arrived in New Zealand in 2005. Initially at Humes Pipelines as a Product Manager, Neil has worked in several of the Fletcher business units since then. He is currently National Business Development Manager with Fletcher Easysteel, based in Penrose, Auckland. Neil is finishing his MBA from the University Of Auckland in December 2013 and has recently become a Chartered Marketer.

Paul Thomsen

Paul Thomsen

SCNZ Councillor

New Zealand Steel
Steel Producer
Phone: +64 9 375 8999


Paul's oversees the infrastructure market for New Zealand Steel as well as managing all exports into the Pacific Islands. With an Engineering background, Paul has held technical and production roles within the steel industry as well as many years spent in sales and marketing of forestry, chemical and construction products both in the New Zealand domestic and International markets.