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Cunningham Construction Ltd (CCL) is one of New Zealand’s leading scaffolding and rigging specialists and since the mid – 70s has been involved in all the major petrochemical construction projects, both onshore and offshore, in the country, particularly in its home base of Taranaki.


The company is a premium supplier of Scaffolding, Rigging and Access services to the industry, focusing on continuous improvement of their already excellent performance and productivity with commitment to safety management by all staff and field employees.

CCL has played a key role in providing scaffolding and rigging solutions for all major contractors and operators throughout New Zealand, from construction right through to maintaining these sites over the years. Cunningham’s delivery, consistency and focus on HSE has brought about exciting opportunities for the company. This is why after four decades they are still leaders in the ever changing industry which they operate.
Cunningham Construction believe that the key to their success since the 70s is, without a doubt, their people. They know that the key to their success over the next four decades is retaining this quality and expertise and investing heavily in their staff. CCL staff care about the work they do because the company care about them. Cunningham Construction prides itself on the culture it has created within the company.

Cunningham Construction’s training of its employees is comprehensive and thorough. They demand very high standards and exhaustive knowledge of the access solutions they offer their clients. CCL are committed to improvement through training and investment in all staff

CCL, through its practical experience and knowledge of modern Scaffolding, Rigging and Access methods and solutions, make them leaders in their field. Their comprehensive understanding of existing and forthcoming technology as well as the implementation of cutting edge systems shows that they intend to remain at the forefront of their profession.

We pride ourselves on the products & services we provide. These include:


  • Scaffolding, Rigging and Access Solutions
  • Scaffolding safety systems
  • Scaffolding inspection and audit service
  • Traditional Tube and Fitting Scaffold
  • System scaffolding solutions
  • Qualified and professional personnel
  • Aluminium solutions including portable towers
  • All Lifting and Rigging equipment
  • Testing and certification of all lifting equipment
  • No project to large
  • Innovative company systems
  • Strong HSE culture
  • Cutting edge equipment management & breakdown

CCL provides both conventional tube and fitting scaffolding and modular system scaffolding (Predominantly the CUPLOK® system). Its experienced staff can provide a wide range of innovative access solutions.

projects


Cunningham Construction Ltd (CCL) has long been associated with the offshore and onshore petrochemical industry in New Zealand. CCL places a strong emphasis on health, safety and protecting the environment. This, along with their industry expertise, has helped to contribute to many successful projects in multiple industries including Petrochemical, Power Stations, Pulp and Paper Mills, Construction Projects and Production Stations.

CCL has played a major role in all of New Zealand’s core “Think Big” projects over the years including the construction and maintenance of all major Taranaki Oil & Gas sites.



Active sites that CCL are currently working on include Methanex NZ, Origin Energy, Ballance Agri Nutrients, Todd Energy and Winstones Pulp International.


At Cunningham’s they work tirelessly to ensure clients’ needs are met. They understand that unforeseen work scopes can arise at any time and at CCL the goal is to be in a position to deliver at all times.

The timeline below is not an exhaustive list, but rather shows some of the major projects CCL has been involved in. It is an indication that no project is too large for Cunningham Construction to deliver on.
Green dots are currently active sites.


20.1.1976
SHELL BP TODD OIL SERVICES
  • Location: Maui Production Off Shore
  • Project: Maintenance
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1976-1991
20.2.1977
WINSTONE
  • Location: Karioi
  • Project: Project Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding and Rigging
  • Year: 1977-1991
17.9.1977
ELECTRICORP
  • Location: NP Power Station
  • Project: Construction Maintenance
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1977-1991
20.12.1977
WINSTONE
  • Location: Karioi
  • Project: Maintenance
  • Activity: Scaffolding and Rigging
  • Year: 1977-1991
20.5.1978
ROBT STONES & Co Ltd
  • Location: Huntly Power Station
  • Project: Boiler House Piping
  • Activity: Scaffolding
  • Year: 1978-1981
20.9.1978
METZ PTY
  • Location: Huntly Power Station
  • Project: Coal Bunkers
  • Activity: Scaffolding
  • Year: 1978-1981
1.1.1980
WILKINS & DAVIES
  • Location: Huntly Power Station
  • Project: Precipitators
  • Activity: Scaffolding
  • Year: 1978-1980
20.1.1981
CAPITAL PLANT
  • Location: Kapuni Ammonia Urea
  • Project: Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding
  • Year: 1981-1984
10.12.1981
PETRALGAS CHEMICALS
  • Location: Waitara Valley
  • Project: Construction Scaffolding (Maintenance)
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1982-1991
17.8.1982
BECHTEL PACIFIC
  • Location: Motonui Gas to Gasoline
  • Project: Temporary Warehouse Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1982-1984
24.11.1982
BECHTEL PACIFIC ELECTRICORP
  • Location: Motonui Gas to Gasoline
  • Project: Cement Facility
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1982-1983
4.5.1983
DAVY INTERNATIONAL ROBT STONES
  • Location: Motonui Gas to Gasoline
  • Project: Reformer Furnaces Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1983-1985
16.8.1983
DOWNER LAING
  • Location: Motonui Gas to Gasoline
  • Project: Methanol Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding
  • Year: 1983-1985
4.12.1983
FITZROY ENG.
  • Location: Motonui Gas to Gasoline
  • Project: Methanol Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding
  • Year: 1983-1985
4.6.1984
CHICAGO BRIDGE & IRON
  • Location: Motonui Gas to Gasoline
  • Project: Storage Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding
  • Year: 1983-1984
14.2.1985
NZ SYNTHETIC FUELS CORP.
  • Location: Motonui Gas to Gasoline
  • Project: Maintenance
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1985-1991
29.1.1986
NZ FOREST PRODUCTIONS
  • Location: Kinleath
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1985-1987
28.6.1986
J.F.P.II DRILLING RIG
  • Location: Offshore Taranaki
  • Project: Reconstruction Ballast
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1986-1987
20.7.1987
TASMAN PULP & PAPER MILL
  • Location: Kawerau
  • Project: Earthquake Reconstruction
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1987-1988
30.3.1988
TASMAN PULP & PAPER MILL FLETCHER
  • Location: Kawerau
  • Project: Re-Modernisation Project
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1988-1989
9.9.1989
SHELL TODD OIL SERVICES
  • Location: Maui Production Station
  • Project: Maui B Offshore Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1988-1991
18.8.1988
STOS & ROBT STONES CO Ltd
  • Location: Maui Production Station
  • Project: Maui B Maintenance Maui B Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1988-1991
2.10.1990
STOS & ROBT STONES CO Ltd
  • Location: Kapuni Production Station
  • Project: Maintenance Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1978-1991
24.3.1991
PETROCHEM
  • Location: Amonia Urea
  • Project: Maintenance Construction
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1981-1991
6.7.1991
PETROCORP
  • Location: Natural Gas
  • Project: Maintenance
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1978-1991
22.3.1993
METHANEX NZ
  • Location: Various Sites
  • Project: Maintenance/Project Work
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1993-Present
12.10.1995
WINSTONES PULP INTERNATIONAL
  • Location: Karioi
  • Project: Maintenance/Project Work
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 1989-Present
6.7.2000
BALANCE AGRI-NUTRIENTS
  • Location: Kapuni
  • Project: Maintenance/Project Work
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2000-Present
8.2.2002
METHANEX NZ
  • Location: Waitara Valley
  • Project: Waitara Valley Turnaround
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2002
12.2.2002
BALANCE AGRI-NUTRIENTS
  • Location: Kapuni
  • Project: Balance Turnaround
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2002
4.5.2003
FOSTER WHEELER
  • Location: Marsden Point
  • Project: Future Fuels Project
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2003-2005
19.7.2006
BALANCE AGRI-NUTRIENTS
  • Location: Kapuni
  • Project: Balance Turnaround
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2006
22.3.1993
METHANEX NZ
  • Location: Waitara Valley
  • Project: Waitara Valley Turnaround
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2007
14.7.2008
BALANCE AGRI-NUTRIENTS
  • Location: Kapuni
  • Project: Balance Turnaround
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2008
9.4.2012
BALANCE AGRI-NUTRIENTS
  • Location: Kapuni
  • Project: Balance Turnaround
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2012
23.2.2013
TODD ENERGY
  • Location: Various Sites
  • Project: Maintenance/Project Work
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2013-Present
23.11.2013
METHANEX NZ
  • Location: Motonui
  • Project: Motonui Reformer Turnaround
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2013
11.1.2015
ORIGIN ENERGY
  • Location: Various Sites
  • Project: Maintenance/Project Work
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2015-Present
20.7.2015
METHANEX NZ
  • Location: Motonui
  • Project: Meth 1 & Meth 2 Loop
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2015
29.12.2015
ORIGIN ENERGY
  • Location: Kupe Production Station
  • Project: KPS Turnaround
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2015
2.1.2016
METHANEX NZ
  • Location: Waitara Valley
  • Project: WV Shutdown
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2016
24.4.2016
BALANCE AGRI-NUTIRENTS
  • Location: Kapuni
  • Project: Balance Turnaround
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2016
2.6.2016
TODD ENERGY
  • Location: Mangahewa D
  • Project: Mangahewa D Shutdown
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2016
29.10.2016
ORIGIN ENERGY
  • Location: Kupe Wellhead Platform
  • Project: KWP Helideck Project
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2016
20.12.2016
ORIGIN ENERGY
  • Location: Kupe Production Station
  • Project: Amine Shutdown
  • Activity: Scaffolding & Rigging
  • Year: 2016

health, safety & environment

Over the past decade, Cunningham Construction Ltd (CCL) has gained an excellent reputation for safe performance and total quality management of Scaffolding & Rigging on all projects they are involved in.

CCL has learned that suitable health, safety and environmental programmes are a necessity when it comes to delivering safe, consistent and quality solutions for their clients’ needs.

The company put safety above all else and, through training and employee ownership of safety in the work place, CCL promote the idea that safety does not start or stop at any one point in the company.

Cunningham’s takes the safety of their employees as well as that of others very seriously. A successful day for the company is when everyone working for CCL or who are affected by what the company do, goes home safely at the end of the day.
CCL shows its commitment to safety by demonstrating expertise and ensuring performance. They confidently provide sound, professional, highly experienced personnel and apply safe work practices for any industry requiring Scaffolding, Rigging and Access both onshore and offshore.

“Safety is something which is everyone’s responsibility and through the commitment to this idea we have seen a huge cultural shift in our industry. By creating as many forums as possible, we take an active approach to engaging employees in HSE matters and encouraging participation, conversation and action surrounding HSE.” – Paul Cunningham Jr.



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