McCallum Bros

McCallum Bros Ltd (MBL) is a family-owned company that has been operating since 1904.

The company was founded by William Fraser McCallum and his three brothers ,and has remained a family business ever since. The company is currently owned by William’s great grandson Calum and his wife Jan.

Based in Auckland, MBL forms part of the McCallum Group, which includes Clevedon Coast Oysters, The McCallum Residence in Clevedon and Excelsior Poultry Grit.

MBL specialises in supplying the Auckland construction market with essential sand and quarried rock products, as well as providing maritime and road bulk cargo transport services.

MBL is has been extracting sand from the Mangawhai-Pakiri embayment for more than 75 years, which it supplies to Auckland’s construction market.

Outside of the construction industry, Pākiri sand is also used for landscaping and industrial applications, sports field renovations, equestrian arenas and beach replenishments – including at Mission Bay, Kohimarama, St Heliers and Eastern Beach.