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Steve Pittman

Steve Pittman


Steve is an experienced project manager, having been involved in several large and complex projects in both the public and private sector. With a background as a Civil / Structural Engineer, Steve has expert knowledge of technical building construction and seismic strengthening.


Before joining RDT in November 2015, Steve’s role was Project Manager for a start-up industrial project which included contracting with overseas companies for design and build of a specialist industrial plant to provide the first commercial-scale plant in the world to extract pine oleoresin from fresh pine chips.

Steve’s has previously worked as a Civil / Structural Engineer for over 20 years with experience in civil and structural design, geotechnical investigations and project management.

Steve’s experience covers a wide variety of sectors including, Commercial, Local Government, Industrial, and Infrastructure.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Hons)
  • Diploma of Business Management
  • Prince2 Foundation Certificate in Project Management
  • Auckland University Project Management short course
  • Site Safe Building Construction Passport (current)

Project Experience

  • Pullman Hotel Rotorua
  • WDHB CBD Offices, Podium Investments, Hamilton
  • Tourism Rotorua (i-Site) Building – Seismic Upgrade and Refurbishment
  • Rotorua Library and Child Health Hub – Seismic Upgrade and Refurbishment
  • Chartwell Shopping Centre, Hamilton
  • QE Health New Rehabilitation and Wellness Centre
  • SCION High Voltage Network Upgrade
  • Kinloch Club Villas & Lodge Development