Ashley Wilson


PositionAshley Wilson

Director and Shareholder
Christchurch Office

Professional Qualifications

BE Civil (First Class Honours), University of Canterbury
MIPENZ, CPEng, IntPE

Professional Experience

2015-present   Director and Shareholder
                        Lewis Bradford, Christchurch office 

2013-2015      Techincal Director and Shareholder
                        Lewis Bradford, Christchurch office 

2003-2013      Senior Structural Design Engineer and Shareholder
                        Lewis Bradford, Christchurch office

2015               Board Member/Fellow, College House

2011-2014      Board Member, Association of Consulting Engineers New Zealand

2008-2011      Area Representative, Association of Consulting Engineers New Zealand 

1999-2003      Structural Design Engineer, 
                       Holmes Consulting Group Ltd

Areas of Specialist Expertise

  • High quality apartment and retail developments
  • Public and educational buildings
  • Hotel and accommodation developments
  • Strengthening and refurbishment of existing buildings
  • Industrial warehouse and office buildings
  • High quality residential buildings

Major Project Experience

  • Press House, Christchurch
    New seven storey office building in central Christchurch.
  • Novotel Hotel, Christchurch
    14 storey, four star hotel over basement carpark.
  • Hewlett Packard Facility, Christchurch
    New specialised office and printing facility.
  • Landpower Warehouse/Office Development, Christchurch
    New office and warehouse building.
  • Recall Storage Facility, Christchurch
    Large state-of-the-art secure storage facility.
  • Ashburton Art Gallery and Heritage Centre
    Large scale public building in Ashburton.
  • Les Mills City Gym, Christchurch
    The first Les Mills Gym to be purpose built from scratch.
  • Wanaka Catholic Church
    Beautiful church building in Wanaka.
  • Church Street Development, Queenstown
    Expansive three level mixed use development over basement carpark in central Queenstown.
  • Sofitel Hotel, Queenstown
    Award winning boutique 5 star hotel and retail building.
  • Amisfield Winery, Lowburn, Central Otago
    Striking new 400 tonne processing facility set in an equally striking natural landscape.
  • Mee Retail Building, Wanaka
    Over 3,200m² of retail spread over two levels.
  • Elephant Hill Winery, Hawkes Bay
    Architecturally outstanding winery and residential development.
  • Living Space, Dunedin
    Seismic strengthening, refurbishment and 2 level extension to existing 2 storey industrial building.
  • South of Lichfield Development
    Seismic strengthening and refurbishment of historic precinct in heart of Christchurch.
  • Christchurch Art Gallery
    Aesthetically dramatic cultural building in central Christchurch.
  • Clearwater Resort Lakeside Villas, Christchurch
    High quality managed apartment complex set in golf resort.
  • Eichardts Hotel, Queenstown
    Retrofit of historic landmark building.
  • Christchurch Art Gallery Sculpture : Reasons for Voyaging
    15m high stainless steel sculpture.
  • Cardrona Skifield Extensions, Wanaka
    2 storey polypanel education/retail building in extreme location.
  • The Croft Retirement Village, Timaru
    Expansive development of a retirement home.
  • Orion 66kV Cableway, Riccarton Mall
    Waterproof precast concrete tunnel in challenging location.
  • Athol Street Building, Queenstown
    Eye catching 3 storey mixed office retail building.
  • Canterbury Museum Revitalization, Christchurch
    Refurbishment of historical landmark building.
  • New Wave Logistics Industrial Building, Christchurch
    Modern industrial warehouse and office building.
  • St Andrews College Music Suite, Christchurch
    Extension to historical school buildings.
  • Hamilton Building, Queenstown
    6 storey apartment, retail and carparking.
  • Ferrymead Village Stage 1, Christchurch
    Single storey office retail development.
  • Dunedin Port Coolstore Extensions
    Polypanel extension to existing coolstore.
  • Rolleston New World, Christchurch
    Modern steel supermarket with provision for future expansion.

Client Referees

Duval O'Neill
Director 
Herriott & Melhuish Architecture Limited
Christchurch
Ph: (03) 374 5524

Jack Harris
Operations Manager 
Fletcher Construction Company Limited
Christchurch
Ph: (03) 374 0140