Since the establishment of Darby & Helm in 1938, the business has grown from a small operation in the heart of Avondale, to a modern, well-equipped steel fabrication workshop based in Glendene. Our long-standing reputation is for a personalised service experience that guarantees reliable and quality steel solutions.


Hands-on management of the company ensures high professional standards are guaranteed on every project, regardless of size. On-site measuring combined with our extensive knowledge, gained from many industries, provides the foundations for us get it right first time, every time.


Darby & Helm currently employs 11 staff, the majority with numerous years experience and qualified to work under New Zealand standards 4711. We have a commitment to their safety and the environment they work in.