A definitive mix of youthful operatives and experienced veterans gives Active Metal the edge in today’s market. Blending 35 years of hands-on savvy with the energy of the new generation and the technologies of today gives you a formula for success.

When it comes to integrity, capability, skill and quality in all aspects of stair, balustrade and detail metal fabrication, Active Metal believes it has more to bring to the table than any other company.

Active Metal has offices in every major capitol city in Australia being Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide. We also welcome any enquiries from Darwin and Hobart on an as needs basis. With each job different from the next, we tailor each project to meet and exceed the individual client’s goals and expectations.

Our Core Field of Expertise


The turnkey stair specialist. We aim to make your life easier with the ability to undertake every facet of a commercial stair project. With in-house design and engineering teams that can start from scratch or work with your plans, the possibilities are endless.

On site, our teams have the capacity to handle every trade requirement, including demolition, structural erection, glazing, drywall, painting, carpentry, joinery and floor laying; all the time working directly to the same CAD masterplan and program.

In a nutshell, by combining the design and manufacture process of the stair structure, balustrade and finishes at the same time, the client is assured of a shorter program, reduced issues and greatly reduced trades.

Balustrades and Handrails

With decades of experience in the design, manufacture and installation of custom balustrades and handrails for a range of commercial, residential and public environments, Active Metal is a true virtuoso.

Whatever the style of glazed or metal balustrade, whatever the materials and whatever the finishes, Active Metal will create a compliant and flawlessly executed outcome.

Brass Balustrades and Handrails

Few other metals compare with the perennial beauty and durability of brass and Active Metal has the expertise, experience and skills to make your brass design a reality.

From our CAD design systems right through to the myriad fabrication and finishing processes, Active Metal offers a complete design to install solution in brass and bronze.

Complete Metalwork Services

Offering an end-to-end solution, our services include;

  • Stair and balustrade design
  • Project management
  • Estimating
  • Site measuring and surveying
  • Full in-house CAD drafting and design systems
  • Engineering assistance, design and certification (where applicable)
  • Total fabrication ability, incorporating all modern fabrication processes and the ability to work with all metals, including stainless steel and brass.
  • Specialist finishing processes, including polishing and colouring
  • Site fabrication and installation of completed components

Project Capability

With an extensive project management history, Active Metal is capable of completing new individual commercial and high-end residential project contracts of up to and over $20M.

Financial Stability

As a company that believes in the reinvestment of profits, Active Metal is a financially conservative and sound business to deal with. Based on a cash-positive business model, Active Metal provides potential clients with an assurance of integrity, stability and performance. We are happy to respond to any required financial auditing during a tender process.

Our Commitment

Active Metal Pty Ltd is committed as a team to not just delivering exactly what was promised – that’s what you deserve. Our commitment is to find a way to value-add in order to deliver extraordinary outcomes. Things like better design, integrated services, lower lead times and above all, a great client experience.