About Us

Richard Hardley

Richard Hardley
Quantity Surveyor



Richard joined Traction Room in 2017 as an estimator/quantity surveyor to support the construction side of the business. Richard comes from a finance background and has previously worked in the development of accounting software.

Since joining Traction Room, Richard has been involved in pricing new projects and also with the operations side of the business. He has also worked as a Site Engineer on a number of projects, co-ordinating the day to day running of sites including management of resources, co-ordination of materials and undertaking Client liaison.

Richard is a flexible and adaptable professional who adds value to any project he is involved in.


  • Bachelor’s Degree, Commerce, Finance and International Business (University of Auckland)
  • Diploma in Construction, Quantity Surveying (Unitec Institute of Technology) – Ongoing.