As we’ve said – we build anything. Actually anything AND everything. No job too big or small, whether it be your commercial renovation, or a new large scale commercial or industrial building – we love getting our teeth stuck into it!

We have strong management and health and safety procedures which are regularly updated and ensure the smooth running of all our projects. Our team are experienced in all aspects of commercial work and are backed by the support of preferred sub-trades who have been chosen for their skills, experience and quality workmanship.

Below are handful of the commercial projects we have been entrusted to complete. Some of these have been demanding projects, and we have worked with both national and international companies, names you will be familiar with. We continue to enjoy a strong working relationship with them, a testament to our procedures & process, our staff, ability, and our reputation!

FMG, Palmerston North

HUMPHRIES CONSTRUCTION is proud to have teamed up with FMG to construct a purpose-built office on the corner of Pitt and Church Streets, Palmerston North.

This project will be the largest new office build undertaken in Palmerston North CBD for some 25 years and the team at Humphries Construction are ready and rearing to go to put a mark on what will be a local landmark for many years to come.

Another Humphries Construction project definitely worth keeping an eye on….

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Ross Intermediate School, Palmerston North

A design build by Humphries Construction, this brand new Gymnasium will be a great asset to Ross Intermediate School.


NEW HOUSING DEVELOPMENT – Under Development Now!

And so it begins… the new and exciting Housing Development now named  WESCOMBE GROVE has definitely taken off and is worth keeping an eye on… but you better be quick !

Located off 19-25 Makino Road, this centrally located Sub-Division is proving very poplar with a lot of interest in the affordable Land and Home Packages !

So if you’re in the market for a new modern quality built home, in a great location…then look no further. ENQUIRE NOW by calling 06 952 3584 for more information.

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Big Barrel, Palmerston North
The new Big Barrel on the corner site of Tremaine Ave and Botanical Road in Palmerston North is currently under construction and taking form.  The precast concrete walls supplied from Precast Concrete Manawatu will provide a robust exterior for years to come.  This Big Barrel will boast a Cafe making it unique from the others.

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Aorangi Specialist Centre, Palmerston North
Broadway Radiology Ltd & Aorangi Orthopaedic Centre

Broadway Radiology saw this site as a prime location to build their new Medical Centre that would house a number of specialist consultants and high-tech equipment. The central proximity to other healthcare providers meant this site allows room for growth.

Being involved from the very beginning from the demolition of the old structure,  to clearing the site ready for the new, this project will prove to be an exciting watch as it evolves.

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Turners Car Auction
July  2016

The renovation to this commercial site has transformed Turners Car Auction from a Warehouse to an inviting Commercial business where they can now maximise their corner site by displaying their vehicles better, all while having an inviting main entrance way to the newly refurbished offices.

Mission Accomplished !

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Cervus Equipment, Feilding 
November  2015

With construction now finished the new Cervus Equipment Building looks superb as it sits proud in Darragh Road in Feilding.  What a great showroom for the Cervus Team and all of their machinery and equipment.

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Media Works, Palmerston North
September  2015

The team at Media Works were more than pleased with their new premises at 252 Broadway Ave.  Standing proud on the avenue where once a grand old lady stood, this modern building designed by pak design ticks all the boxes.

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Illuzzion’s Motel/Destiny on Fitzherbert, Palmerston North
August 2015

Time for a spruce up…the Illuzzion’s Motel on Fitzherbert Ave has had a total facelift, inside and out.  Now called ‘Destiny on Fitzherbert’, it’s come a long way with the transformation being something to see – It will definitely turn heads.

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Penny Engineering, Palmerston North
August 2015

Penny Engineering have expanded their existing premises to provide better production workflow for their operation.  As the nature of their industry requires strong construction material, the best option was precast concrete panels which were supplied by Precast Concrete Manawatu.

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667 Tremaine Ave, Palmerston North
August 2015

Design your own Tenancy…this new Warehouse, Wholesale, Retail Complex is in a prime location waiting for new tenants…

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Proliant Biologicals, Feilding
April 2015

A major project, a major overseas company, a major employer –  This project was major in many ways and we were happy to be a major contributor to the USA Pharmaceutical company who chose a site on Kawakawa Road in Feilding for its processing plant.

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Smith City, Palmerston North
November 2014

Smith City were excited to move to their new premises on the corner of Main and Princess Streets, Palmerston North.

Previously the old Briscoes building, now totally transformed into the ‘new’ Smith City store which offers a large expanse to showcase their range of furniture and appliances. With two entrances to choose from and ample off street parking, what else could be more convenient for their customers.

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The Strong Room Restaurant + Bar + Function Centre, Feilding
October 2013

Formerly the Bank of New Zealand, this landmark building was full of surprises and provided us with lots of challenges but in the end, the result was  a brilliant Award Winning design by pak design and a great build project that saw new life breathed into this iconic Feilding Building.

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Big Chill Distribution, Palmerston North
July 2013

Exciting exciting, a brand new distribution centre for the Big Chill guys and gals. You’d want to check this out!

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8 Connolly Place, Palmerston North
July 2013

The clever and speedy team at Precast Concrete Manawatu (PCM) erected some exciting looking tilt panels at our new premises at 8 Connolly Place !….

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252 Broadway Ave, Palmerston North
May 2013

We’ve acquired this beautiful old homestead that was right slap bang  in the middle of Broadway Ave…. Fast forward to two years, and have a look and see what’s happened on this prime commercial section…

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Niven Street, Napier
May 2013

Built for Humphries Developments Ltd for a fab company – 3PL. For 23 years this company has been providing individualised distribution…

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Poplar Grove, Feilding SUBDIVISION
February 2013


Poplar Grove is an established sub-division off Homelands Avenue, Feilding, with stunning…

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Works Road, Longburn
February 2013


This property is situated within the old freezing works property. Land is flat in contour…

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WESTPAC Terrace End, Palmerston North
February 2013

Built for Terrace End Holdings Ltd, this prime Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North site is going to be the new “very cool” premise for Westpac Terrace End…

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Carl’s Jr, Palmerston North
December 2012


Once upon a time the site for BP Metro, this old petrol station has seen a BIG…

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Reese Agri, Palmerston North
September 2012

The Reece Agri Group operates distribution, assembly and parts facilities in New Zealand, Australia and the USA, so the design and build of their new complex was key to continue the excellent backup for their extensive network of dealers and importer-distributors around the world.

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GWF, Tauranga
September 2012

The fabulous people of GWF (George Weston Foods Group) love our buildings so much, they’ve had us build for them in Hawkes Bay, Invercargill, and this property…

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ACC, Main Street, Palmerston North
June 2012

This building was predominantly known in Palmerston North as the “Rebel Sport” building, having housed this well known sporting goods business before their move to Rangitikei Street….

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Blacksheepdesign, Palmerston North
April 2012

At Blacksheepdesign they love design, communications, brands & websites, PR & Media, marketing, campaigns, events & good ideas. As a full service…

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Lollipops – Victoria Ave, Palmerston North
February 2012

Excellence in childcare is paramount, especially in these times of returning-to-work parents, after all we all want our little bambinos looked after with the…

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The Secret Garden Childcare, Feilding
February 2012

As Director of Humphries Construction, married to Lorelei, and with 3 children, Adam & Lorelei decided it was time to “amp it up”, and make things…

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Coach House Museum, Feilding
January 2012

We were so stoked to be part of this rebuild of the Coach House Museum, in one of our favourite spots – Feilding.

Now located just down the road from…

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Ruahine Kindergarten, Feilding
January 2012

Ruahine Kindergartens believe that innovative learning gives children the best possible start.

And what better start in newly refurbished premises. …

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Aberdeen Restaurant, Palmerston North
January 2012

Centred in the hub of Broadway Ave, Palmerston North and located in one of Palmerston North’s historic buildings (the old Japanese BathHouse), Aberdeen is HOT…

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The Big Barrel, Feilding
December 2011

When fire sadly destroyed the old corner building on Manchester Square (right by the Farmers Market), the owners Meral Properties Ltd, knew that what they wanted…

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Max Tarr Electrical, Palmerston North
September 2011

Undertaking this major renovation, designed by E3 Architects’ Mike Tate-Davis, was satisfying. Once we set to work, this old warehouse quickly…

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Airport Redevelopment, Palmerston North
August 2011

Although seemingly simple – re-roofing the PN Airport – this job posed challenges with regards to ensuring the operation of the Airport, arrivals and departures…

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24/7 Car/Dog Wash, Palmerston North
June 2011

What an innovative idea ! Have you used this place yet? If not, you are missing out. Like the name says, it’s open 24/7, and you can wash anything…

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Weld Street, Feilding
May 2011

A commercially zoned property of 1,100m². The site is situated directly across the road from The Warehouse and is next door to the extended and…

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JVL, The Law Room, Third Bearing, Palmerston North
April 2011

A total overhaul of this building has seen it transform into something quite spectacular. Now housing some brilliant businesses…

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South Street West Motel, Feilding
February 2011

South Street West – the motel that knows where it’s at. Completed and opened in February 2011, this motel, with seperate 4-bedroom residence is just what…

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Claas Harvest Centre, Feilding
October 2010

A prominent site on KawaKawa Road was redeveloped and subdivided to suit these tenants. A new 882m2 showroom/workshop was built out of structural…

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Power Farming, Feilding
September 2010

Power Farming – run by some Power people. Right next door to their competitors (but friends really), Claas Harvest Centre, and right bang slap across the…

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BNZ – Broadway Ave, Palmerston North
April 2010

BNZ – an iconic NZ banking brand, with an innovative way of banking. BNZ Business Partners approached us to build this ‘new age’ banking unit on a prime…

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Lollipops – Broadway Ave, Palmerston North
February 2010

This was a great project with a real mixture of construction, ranging from concrete tilt panels to structural steel, grid tile ceilings, to feature walls that line…

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