Project Description

Arataki Honey Hive Store & Canopy, Hastings – Gemco Construction

Turfrey are contracted for the supply and install of Metal Roofing and Membrane works to the new construction of Hive Store Warehouse and Canopy. Arataki Honey Hawkes Bay Commercial Roofing.

Arataki Honey is the number one beekeeping business in the Southern Hemisphere, with 20,000 hives across New Zealand.

Arataki Hawke’s Bay, located at the original site in Arataki Road, Havelock North, is managed by members of the original family Ian Berry, Pam Flack and Barbara Bixley.

Around 40 employees are based at Havelock North, working in beekeeping, processing, administration, tourism and retailing.

Arataki Honey works under several compliance licences including Exporter Licence, Site Compliance Certification, Certificate of Kashrut and UMF Licence.