Health & Safety

We Care About Safety – Yours and Ours

Valley Crates and Engineering takes an unusually proactive view of health and safety issues. We are constantly striving for a safer workplace for ourselves and to make a positive impact on our clients’ sites.

By operating within the standards set down by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (formerly the Department of Labour), we have become eligible for full membership of Hazardco NZ. In addition to complying with the requirements of the Department of Labour Health and Safety Act 1992, we have Approved Contractor status with:

  • Amalgamated Builders Ltd
  • Naylor Love Construction
  • Otago University
  • Downer Ltd
  • Fulton Hogan Ltd
  • Oceana Gold


At Valley Crates we take the health and safety of our staff extremely seriously and work hard to ensure all reasonable steps are taken to prevent problems before they occur. We also believe strongly in protecting the environment and all of our clients’ property that is entrusted to our care.


We believe in the ongoing training and upskilling of our workforce to meet changing customer needs.

Customer Service

Our mission is to be the best in our industry, both in the goods we produce and how we serve our customers.


At Valley Crates we pride ourselves on being ethical and honest in our dealings with our customers, suppliers and staff. We believe in building relationships that last and in creating strategic alliances that mutually benefit all parties.


We meet the changing needs of our customers by constantly refining our process and learning new ways to solve technical problems.