Who We Are.

We’re a passionate team of architectural designers and construction experts with over 27 years of design and build experience, driven to deliver exceptional new home building journeys across all the regions we service.

Our vision is to integrate market leading architectural design and advanced construction management with cutting-edge communications methods, to produce seamless, high-quality build experiences that result in beautiful, functional and iconic living spaces.

Buildtech. Designed for life.

BuildtechNZ Full team at New Plymouth Office

Our Values.

Leveraging Our Expertise

Utilising our extensive 65-year collective building expertise and backed by a commendable 27-year operational legacy, we consistently enhance our services to provide clients with an unparalleled new home building experience at BuildtechNZ.

Unified by Trust

Forged in mutual reliance and trust within, we prioritise transparent collaboration and foster enduring relationships with all our clients.

Integrity in Action

At the core of all interactions within BuildtechNZ resides a foundation of unwavering Honesty and Integrity.

We uphold our commitments, ensuring the delivery of impactful solutions for our valued clients.

Listen with Purpose

BuildtechNZ embodies the timeless wisdom of Stephen Covey: “Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Our dedication to providing a tailored home-building journey to each client exemplifies our determined resolve to comprehensively understand your desires and requirements.

Meet the team.

Dan Prestidge

Managing Director

Director of BuildtechNZ for over 27 years, Dan, with years of trade experience, will be the one who ensures your complete peace of mind throughout the build process.

dan@buildtechnz.co.nz | 027 220 7565

Craig Wycherley

Operation Manager

Operations Manager, Craig, with his many years of trade knowledge, will ensure your home is built to the highest standard while maintaining a tight control of costs, ensuring a beautiful home without compromise.


Luke Griffiths

New Home Project Consultant

Luke is our senior New Home Project Consultant helping clients build their dream homes across Horowhenua, Kapiti Coast, Manawatu and
Hawke’s Bay.

Reach out anytime to start your new home building journey.

luke@buildtechnz.co.nz | 021 955 381

Leander Griffiths

Quantity Surveyor

Lee is our Speed King and responsible for ensuring accurate pricing for your project. From getting the best rates from sub-trades and suppliers, to ensuring every cost is optimised, Lee works at an express pace so your new home can get underway.


Beau Prestidge

New Home Project Consultant

Beau is our super energetic New Home Project Consultant helping clients build their dream homes across Taranaki, Whanganui and Waikato.

Reach out anytime to start your new home building journey.

021 564 968

Brett Wycherley

Project Manager

Brett looks after our new builds in Manawatu, Horowhenua and across the Hawke’s Bay region.

Friendly, avid problem solver and detail focused, Brett ensures your new home is built to the highest standards on time, and on budget.


Stephanie Wood

Interior & Selections

Steph is our secret weapon and the loveliest, most hard working person you’ll meet.

Steph absolutely loves helping clients design their spaces and choosing materials, features and appliances to make a bold statement in their new home.


Rob (Knobby) Green

Client Relationship Manager

Knobby loves a good chat and you’ll regularly see him wondering around the New Plymouth office with his headset on.

Rob will be your single point of contact during your new home build and will keep you informed every step of the way.


Heinrich Swartz

Marketing Manager

Heinrich is responsible for helping people find BuildtechNZ when they are looking to build a new home across the regions we service.

From crafting our marketing strategy, to making our content appeal and educate prospective clients, Heinrich is our in-house marketing guru and good coffee advocate.


Stella Thomas

Accounts Administrator

Admin/accounts master, Stella calls on all powers of patience, thoroughness and care to provide you with instant service and assistance throughout your new home build.


Jo Schmidt

Project Manager

Jo looks after our new builds in Taranaki region.

Super friendly, knowledgeable and practical, Jo ensures your new home is built to the highest standards on time, and on budget.


Jonte Walton

Project Assistant & Junior QS

Jonte is a rising star in Buildtech and is actively assisting our operations team in multiple capacities.


Our Difference.

When you choose BuildtechNZ, you embark on an exciting, engaging and collaborative journey where every stage is approached with empathy,
meticulous attention to detail, and careful consideration.

Two key philosophies underpins every project to deliver maximum value to our clients

Custom Designed Architecture

The renowned team at fortyone ARCHITECTURE create architecturally designed spaces that are crafted around your family’s lifestyle while maximizing your homes potential. Every aspect of your project is carefully considered and constructed without any compromises, allowing you to live fully in the now, and well into the future.

Cutting-edge Communication

We prioritise building strong client relationships by using market-leading communication systems, promoting collaborative decision-making, and leveraging advanced project management knowledge. Our dedication to exceptional customer service ensures a seamless and enjoyable building journey.


Zero Cost Overruns

The responsibility is on us to construct and manage your build within the agreed scope of works and budget.

Fixed Price Contracts

Build with confidence knowing that there are no hidden costs.

10 Year Stamford Build
Warranty Insurance

All of our homes come with comprehensive protection and total peace of mind that if a defect occurs, the repair work is paid for by the insurance policy without delays.