Meet the Team

Lance Crosland

Lance Crosland

Director, Certifying Plumber & Gasfitter

Heading the team is Lance Crosland originally from Wellington where he did his apprenticeship and set up his own business in 1998 and now has over 30 years experience in the industry. After having two young children, a lifestyle choice was made to relocate to Waiheke Island in 2001. The business was recently restructured and rebranded into Tui Plumbing & Gas.

Trish Crosland

Trish Crosland

Director, Office Manager and Administrator

In the office is Trish Crosland. With a background in Quality Assurance in the beverage industry having worked for NZ Breweries, Coca-Cola and Wellington City Council water supply, Trish has a base knowledge about water supply and treatment systems.  Trish has also had plenty of experience in Quality Assurance auditing, including an audit role with NZ Master Plumbers when they impletmented the Master Plumbers Quality Assurance Progamme.

Ethan Putt

Ethan Putt

Certifying Plumber/ Licensed Gasfitter

Ethan Putt has worked with Lance since leaving Waiheke High School at 16 and has now completed his apprenticeship and continues his education having recently passed his certifying examination for plumbing.

Kyle Ellis

Kyle Ellis

Plumber / Gasfitter

Kyle Ellis joined Tui Plumbing and Gas in October 2016 having moved from Canada to join his Waihekean sweetheart!

Our token Canadian, that we all grew to love, has been dragged back to Canada kicking and screaming.  Hopefully he will be back with Tui Plumbing & Gas soon.

Reid Falconer

Reid Falconer

Licenced Plumber

Reid is a NZ registered Licenced Plumber and has been in the industry for 25 years. Recently having made the move from Canterbury with his partner Tracy and two dogs, they are all currently enjoying Island life and all it has to offer.

Reid is a NZ Registered Plumber and has been in the industry for 25 years. Recently having made the move from Canterbury with his partner Tracy and two dogs, they are all currently enjoying island life and all it has to offer.

Elijah Elers

Elijah Elers

Apprentice Plumber and Gasfitter

We’ve found the right person to expand the Tui Plumbing and Gas team to come on board as our Apprentice Plumber/Gasfitter.  Keen basketballer Elijah has fitted in well to the team and keen to start study for his trade qualifications.