To be a renowned global roofing brand, Ross Roof Group will provide the very best New Zealand roofing products to key roofing distributors and installers around the world. We will create trustworthy relationships by exceeding their expectations in service and supply with a unified and committed team that take pride in building a strong and sustainable business for all stakeholders.
To provide home owners around the world with a quality roofing product, by using the very best New Zealand raw materials in our production and then doing business with them as if they are family.
We are keeping our eyes open and our minds active, hungry to make things better, easier, safer, smarter.
Quality is everything for us from what we produce, how we behave, the way we do business. Quality and integrity is our north star.
We’re working alongside each other and our partners with respect, good feeling and real productivity; we get to great solutions together.
We're supporting each other, making our actions count and focusing on the things that matter to fulfilling our purpose.
Delta Tile Company owned by John Ross (centre) started making concrete tiles and blocks by hand in Hamilton.
Ross Roofing Ltd started making Concrete Tiles and Blocks in Takanini.
Ross Roofing Ltd became one of the first agents in New Zealand for Decramastic Tiles and subsequently became the largest agent in New Zealand.
Ross Roofing Ltd started manufacturing Longrun roofing in corrugated and decking type profiles as well as roll-forming spouting.
Ross Roofing Ltd started manufacturing Longrun roofing in California, USA.
Started Metrotile New Zealand Ltd and manufacturing stone-coated and pre-painted metal roofing tiles.
Started Ross Brick and Pavers Ltd and began importing bricks from Australia.
Metrotile Europe was formed and began manufacturing steel tiles in Belgium.
Metrotile USA was formed and began manufacturing steel tiles in California, USA.
Ross Roofing, Rosscrete Concrete Tiles and Ross Brick and Tiles was sold to CSR Building Products.
Sold shareholding in Metrotile USA and Metrotile Europe in order to expand the factory in New Zealand.
Started Tilcor Roofing Systems to supply the European, USA, Africa and Middle East markets from our New Zealand factory.
Opened an office in Dubai to service and manage the Africa and Middle East markets.
Opened an office in Poland to service and manage the European market
Opened offices in Japan to service and manage the Asian markets.
Opened offices in America to service and manage the American markets.
We celebrated our 25th anniversary of Metrotile New Zealand and completed further expansion of the New Zealand factory to accommodate the growth we were experiencing.
ONE TEAM, ONE FAMILY
As a privately owned New Zealand company, we are proud to have a great team of passionate people involved in the business.
We operate on a very personal level, with a strong focus on the team, their health and safety in the work place and strong family ethics as the backbone to our business.
We want to deal with customers as if they are family. We are about building strong, long term relationships that are mutually beneficial to both parties. Our strong ethics underpin our business and position us as a trusted roof maker that will stand by our products for decades to come.
WORK HARD TOGETHER AND HAVE FUN ALONG THE WAY
We enjoy the positive energy every individual brings and believe in sharing this attitude with our customers and business partners. We look for the opportunities to laugh and to laugh together because we are enjoying our work and friendship. Together, working hard and having fun reveal our potential, our character and our passion. That is us, one team, one family, care about what we do and who we are.