BOP ASPHALT - Key Persons

Andrew Pratt

Job Titles:
  • Operation Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Owner
Andrew Pratt is our owner/operations manager. He has been a part of Bay of Plenty Asphalt for almost 30 years, starting out on the tools and then moving into the Operations Manager role, then partnering with Arthur in owning and running the business. Andrew focuses on the commercial side of the business including tendering and working with our partners and subcontractors in the commercial civil construction sector. He also runs the day to day operations of the business. His experience in the industry is second to none and when he's not working hard you will find him enjoying 18 holes on the golf course!

Arthur Pratt - Managing Director

Job Titles:
  • Managing Director
Arthur started Bay Of Plenty Asphalt LTD in 1973, and has been his life's work. Arthur's passion for construction has spanned 40+ years and prides himself in all he does.

Jared Pratt

Job Titles:
  • Quotation and QA Manager
Jared is our Quotation and QA Manger. He is a dynamic highly skilled, highly trained and motivated young man with vision and passion to live his best life. Jared has been involved with BOP Asphalt since leaving school. He has developed the skills to operate all the equipment required, organise and complete projects and run teams as a Foreman. Jared is easy to deal with and has a can do attitude so that you can feel confident that BOP Asphalt can see your project from inception to the finished product with experience, know-how and integrity.

Joy Bevins

Job Titles:
  • Business Manager
Joy Bevins, our Business Manager, started at Bay of Plenty Asphalt Ltd in 2005. As the sister of Andrew Pratt, our Operations Manager and Jared Pratt, our QA/Quotations Manager, and the daughter of Owner/Director Arthur Pratt, Joy working in this role solidifies this strong family run business. Joy worked for 14 years as receptionist/accounts administrator and then office manager, and was recently promoted to Business Manager in June 2019. She has a strong background in administration and knows the business and its clients inside out.