We Build Structures & Relationships to Last

The hard working faces that make up Trent Building Solutions.

We employ a highly skilled and experienced team who have specialised knowledge in their own fields. Together, our team provides a professional, friendly service, drawing on the skills of each other creating a cross functional team.

Through every point of contact we are proud to provide the highest level of customer satisfaction, providing a personal touch and going that extra mile to offer the best service possible.


Richard Trent


Richard Trent has more than 15 years experience in the building industry as a qualified carpenter, including 10 years as an advanced trade carpenter. Richard completed his apprenticeship in architectural building, and Trent Building Solutions specialise in offering high quality architectural housing with an eco-friendly twist.

Richard is also a Registered Master Builder, and a Licensed Building Practitioner (Site Licence 2) which enables him to project manage a full range of builds both on flat ground, and on the hillside.
When he’s not hard at work on the building site, Richard enjoys a range of recreational activities such as playing Rugby, diving and water skiing, as well as spending time with wife and co-director Aimee, and their young daughters, Mila and Zoe.

Aimee Trent


Alan Trent

Business Manager

40 years experience in the Building Industry and 31 years of management experience. Alan also has a Bachelor of Commerce.

Alex Moyse

Operations Manager

Alex started his career in the building industry as a builder and progressed into the field of project management & building resolutions 5 years ago.

Jimmy Ross

Quantity Surveyor

Jimmy commenced his career as a builder, has studied and qualified as a QS.  He has been part of many architectural rebuilds/repairs as a builder & QS, prior to & following the Christchurch earthquakes.

Jo Taylor


17 years administration experience in the construction sector, including trades recruitment.

Adam McLeod

Forman Carpenter

7 years experience in the building industry.

Will Duncan

Forman Carpenter

4 years experience in the Industry

Dave Harvey

Forman Carpenter

5 years experience in the building industry

John Doyle


Contact details

Phone: 03 3520252

Mobile: 027 5181 346


Unit 6, 114 Sawyers Arms Rd Christchurch, New Zealand