About Us

Richard Messinger Bsc MNZIQS Reg.Qs – Managing Director

The company founder Richard Messinger is a Registered New Zealand Quantity Surveyor & additionally holds a UK RICS accredited Batchelor of Science degree in Building Surveying & has 30+ years of previous construction industry experience both in New Zealand and Internationally.


Pacific Cost Consultants was established in 2013 with an aim of providing high quality cost-effective quantity surveying & cost consultancy services to both local and international clients in the property, development, construction, and infrastructure sectors.


We offer Project Management, Quantity Surveying, Building Surveying & Construction Dispute Resolution scope(s) of professional service(s) for both Commercial & Residential projects from one off housing projects to major commercial construction & infrastructure projects for clients.


With the aim of reducing overall project consultancy costs and interface gaps we now also recently in 2021 offer a Building Surveying scope of service with the aim of delivering a more cost-effective coordinated project outcome for our clients on renovation and alteration projects, new build defect avoidance/value management/whole life cycle cost advise and reporting.


We aim to provide an environment where our employees feel appreciated and valued embracing the latest standards, procedures, and technologies available in today’s construction market & through close ties with professional bodies in New Zealand with ongoing Continual professional development of our staff.