Stonewerx Ltd based in Waikato, New Zealand are at the forefront of modern stonemasonry construction with a range of satisfied customers both residential and commercial. They deal directly with various New Zealand natural stone quarries and produce top quality stonework using modern equipment coupled with old school techniques.
The Waikato based company is run by Mike Purcell a NZQA level 5 certified stonemason and Licensed building practitioner. Mike also holds a UK qualification from City & Guilds in trowel occupations level 1&2.
He now specialises in all types/forms of natural stone and stonework and has a total of 25+ years of experience in the masonry building industry in both New Zealand and Wales. Mike is skilled with both dry-stack and mortared natural stonework set out and built masonry houses with stone, bricks and blocks structurally.
He has also been involved with restorations to protected listed buildings and is experienced with imported marble and granite memorial headstones, cutting and polishing stone bench countertops, feature fireplaces and entertainment areas. He also has experience in laying tiles, refractory bricks and slate roofing.