Specialised Metal Fabricators Ltd of Tauranga

Specialised Metal Fabricators Ltd or smf is a Marine Engineering business based in Sulphur Point in the heart of Tauranga's main marine industry area, in the Tauranga Marine Precinct Hub operated by Vessel Works.


SMF offer a full Contract manufacturing, metal fabrication and machining service, including all facets of marine stainless steel and aluminium and other metal based work.

SMF fabricate a wide range of boat chandlery and other hardware. SMF specialise in the manufacture of one off components, and small production runs, which complements our ability to be efficient with repairs and maintenance.

The SMF's team has countless years in marine fabrication which gives us the experience to provide innovated design solutions and aesthetics advice to their customers. Since most of our work involves one off and small production runs some of our more resent work includes stainless and alloy tanks, exhaust elbows, heat exchanges, hand rails, push-pits-pulpits, stanchion repairs, stanchion bases, Bimini frames, dodger bows, fair leads, tandem alloy boat trailers, bait stations, dive ladders, hard top supports, radar archers, etc.

SMF also repair a wide range of alloy-bronze, brass, magnesium, titanium and stainless castings and fittings.

Apart from SMF's marine engineering work, SMF have also been involved in the manufacture of residential balustrades architectural fittings and frames, fencing and gates. In fact, SMF can help and or advice with almost any metal fabrication job you may have.

Our goal is to provide you the customer with innovative custom engineering solutions with a perfect blend of value and quality.

SMF are happy to answer and questions you may have.

Our Work Examples
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Rocket Launchers, Biminis/Hardtops
Radar Archers, Push-pits/Pulpits
Fair Leads, Bait Stations, Other
Rocket Launcher -  example 1
Rocket Launchers, Biminis/Hardtops
Rocket Launcher -  example 1
Rocket Launcher - example 2
Rocket Launchers, Biminis/Hardtops
Rocket Launcher - example 2
Hardtop - Example 1
Rocket Launchers, Biminis/Hardtops
Hardtop - Example 1
Hardtop - Example 2
Rocket Launchers, Biminis/Hardtops
Hardtop - Example 2
Bimini
Rocket Launchers, Biminis/Hardtops
Bimini
Radar Mast - Example 1
Radar Archers, Push-pits/Pulpits
Radar Mast - Example 1
Radar Mast - Example 2
Radar Archers, Push-pits/Pulpits
Radar Mast - Example 2
Radar Arch
Radar Archers, Push-pits/Pulpits
Radar Arch
Life Guard Station
Fair Leads, Bait Stations, Other
Life Guard Station
Custom Aluminium Trailer
Fair Leads, Bait Stations, Other
Custom Aluminium Trailer
Giant Whisk & Oven Trolleys
Fair Leads, Bait Stations, Other
Giant Whisk & Oven Trolleys
Bollards
Fair Leads, Bait Stations, Other
Bollards
Bait Station - Example 1
Fair Leads, Bait Stations, Other
Bait Station - Example 1
Bait Station - Example 2
Fair Leads, Bait Stations, Other
Bait Station - Example 2
Item 1 - SMF the 1st to get keys for the new Tauranga Marine  Precinct
Item 2 - Working in the SMF workshop
Item 3 - smf fixing propeller on fishing vessel Jay Patricia
Item 4 - smf made the Vessel Works sign frame
Item 5 - Making a radar mast
Item 6 - Polishing rails in our workshop
Item 7 - baitboard made by smf
Item 8 - smf workshop
Item 9 - Vessel Works attracting larger vessels to Tauranga for maintenance
Item 10 - making a bow rail
Item 11 - smf fitting a new bow rail
Item 12 - The Boss working hard out
Item 13 - 6 inch exhaust risers with mixers
Item 14 - smf fitting a Minn Kota