About us

Company Directors

Tony Hayman B. Surv. and Rick O’Flaherty B. Sc. are Members of the New Zealand Institute of Surveyors. As Registered Professional Surveyors and Licenced Cadastral Surveyors they are qualified and experienced in all aspects of surveying and consulting for Land Development, Subdivision, and Resource Management.

Company History

1957
Peter Clifton commenced surveying in the region, from offices at 45 Elizabeth St, Warkworth.

1959
Ron Buckton commenced employment with Peter Clifton as an Articled Surveyor.

1963
Ron purchased the practice from Peter, renaming it RH Buckton.

1966
Ron moved the practice to the Mill Stream Building at 17 Elizabeth St, Warkworth.

1970
The Practice moved to offices at 20 Neville St, Warkworth and at this time employed four staff members.

1981
Tony Hayman joined the practice as a graduate surveyor from Otago University.

1987
Rick O’Flaherty came to the practice from Whangarei. The practice was soon after renamed RH Buckton and Associates to reflect the increasing responsibilities of Tony and Rick. By this time the business had grown to about nine staff including an Administration Manager.

1998
The Practice was renamed Buckton and Associates.

2004
Ron Buckton retired and Tony and Rick took over the practice, now named Buckton Consultants Ltd.

2011
The Neville St offices were demolished to make way for a retail development and this provided an opportunity for the Practice to be rebranded as Buckton Consulting Surveyors Ltd, with a shift to new office premises at 16 Mill Lane, Warkworth.

Staff Members

Jo Hopkins
Licensed Cadastral Surveyor
M.N.Z.I.S., B. Surv

Daniel Chapman
Licensed Cadastral Surveyor
M.N.Z.I.S., B. Surv

Stephen Cowan
Survey Technician
N.Z.C.L.S.

Gabriel Hare
Survey Technician
N. Dip. Surveying

James Udy
Survey Technician

Paul Sole
Survey Technician
N. Dip. Surveying

Peter Bedwell
Survey Assistant

Ian Hudson
Survey Assistant

Kim Jones
Administration Manager

Emma Barrell
Administration (part time)

 

Tony Hayman

Tony Hayman

Rick O'Flaherty

Rick O’Flaherty