About Us

AMAK Construction- Our Story

Director – Mark Kitchin

Registered Master Builder Mark Kitchin has over 24 years of industry experience. 

Ranging from residential renovations and new builds, to commercial projects and tertiary instruction, Mark's experience and knowledge is varied and extensive. He project-manages all AMAK Construction sites to ensure continuity of workmanship and customer service. With a focus on detail, and quality over quantity, AMAK's builds have featured consistently in recent House of the Year competitions.

Previously Mark worked as a lecturer at UCOL Universal College of Learning in Palmerston North teaching Carpentry.  Mark is currently coaching and mentoring apprentices within the building trade.and thoroughly enjoys passing on my knowledge, skills and workmanship to help develop a new workforce of skilled workers in New Zealand.

AMAK Workforce

AMAK Construction's loyal team is comprised of carefully-chosen and trained builders, who work alongside closely-monitored and mentored apprentices. 

We draw on an outstanding team of fully-qualified, specialist sub-trade professionals to ensure every aspect of your project is completed to a high standard.

We're Master Builders

Building or renovating is a big deal. Every build takes time, money and passion so being able to put full trust in your builder makes all the difference. Building with an approved member of Master Builder ensures you’re in good hands. Not only will we do everything possible to deliver on what's promised, our work will be backed by New Zealand’s most comprehensive 10 year residential building guarantee. - Learn more here

All Guarantees cover residential building work and cover full-contract and labour-only work carried out by a. Work by subcontractors, as well as materials and rot and fungal decay is covered, but conditions apply.

What are you covered for?

  • Loss of deposit.
  • Extra costs to complete the dwelling.
  • Structural defects for 10 years including weather tightness.
  • Non-structural defects for ten years.
  • Alternative accommodation requirements.

Also, read about our past House of the Year Awards here: AMAK Construction "House of the Year" Awards

We're NZ Licensed Building Practitioners

Being licensed provides you with an assurance that the practitioner has shown they have the skills, knowledge, and experience to meet government-backed national standards.

Our Standards are High

To keep our skills and knowledge up to date, we undergo regular training in the latest building techniques and we’re up to speed with industry developments and regulatory requirements. We have strong ties with local authorities and educational institutes to ensure a smooth, stress-free building experience, with minimal paperwork!

It's a major milestone to build your home and we understand you want to protect it before, during and long after the building process.


4 Great reasons to build with us

Quality is Important to us.

A high quality finish is a given with every new AMAK Construction build. We love building and our clients always come first...always.

End to End Project Management.

We take care of all the council consents, engineers, architects and paper work. From start to finish, you only need to talk with us.

Our Work is Guaranteed.

Full cover Insurance is included with every AMAK Construction home, protecting your investment with the most comprehensive 10 year residential building guarantee on the market.

Our Clients Love Us.

Clients always come first at AMAK Construction. Because of this, our clients are generous with their comments and referrals.