Who Are We


We are constantly up-skilling to ensure we offer the latest knowledge, and are trained in all the latest technology. We pride ourselves on delivering an efficient and professional service every time.

Michael Meyer

Mcquinn_Pumps_Michael_MeyerMichael has over 10 years experience in specifying solutions for Customers and prior to that 14 years in the water industry – when he decided to purchase McQuinns in 2008. Under his guidance, the company has successfully expanded its customer base and range of services. Outside work, Michael enjoys time with his family on their lifestyle block and following Formula 1.

Sue Meyer

Sue has over 25 years experience in Systems Administration and IT Support in various industries, and uses this with the Grundfos Pump Training to offer solutions pumping for Customers, and water treatment. Outside work Sue can be found trying a new cooking recipe on her unsuspecting Family.

Chris Dick

staff_chris_2016Chris has over 15 years experience in commercial sales, and finds the challenge of sourcing the best solution for his customers from a range of options the most enjoyable.  When Chris isn’t on the job, he loves to take his boat out fishing… sometimes its catching too!


Dave Sayer

Dave is from an aviation background, with 12 years in the industry, he has also had 2 years farming. A family man, Dave is originally from South Africa. Dave has been in New Zealand for 20 years and is a New Zealand citizen that loves the outdoors.

Shinae Castell

Shinae is from a dairy farming background where she was contract milking a 1000 herd farm. Shinae loves to contact customers with good news and brings a smile to the bad news. When she isn’t at work she can be found on the land doing what she loves.

Peter Housham

Peter at McQuinn PumpsPeter has 16 years experience in Engineering and Pump Servicing.  Peter enjoys the hands on aspect of repairing equipment and being part of the McQuinn Team.  If Peter has spare time he enjoys Motorsport, otherwise he can be found playing and watching football.


Sue Woffindin

Sue has many years experience in administration and customer services.  She loves paperwork and enjoys the variety in her day.  Sue is a keen walker and in her spare time she challenges herself by clocking up the kilometers.


1979    McQuinn Pumps started business working from a home garage
1980    Opened premises in Lower John Street
1989    Relocated to Lower Dent Street
1992    Sold the ‘Milking Machine’ part of the business to concentrate on Water Pumps and associated equipment
2008    Michael Meyer purchased McQuinns
2014    Moved to spacious new premises at 72 Kioreroa Rd, Whangarei