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ARA Manufacture continually pushes the boundaries of Australian manufacturing by inspiring, creating and revolutionising domestic, commercial, industrial and high security products for every client.

Our manufacturing capabilities are extensive and our experienced tradespeople work to the highest standards across our company. Using only the highest quality materials and building products to last, our manufacturing process is rigorous and precise, producing the best Australian made products and solutions for all industry applications. We offer a diverse range of innovative and dependable doors, windows and perimeter systems, designed and built in Australia.

ARA Manufacture makes high-quality doors, shutters, grilles, glass, vision panels, bollards, gates and HVM to keep commercial spaces secure and aesthetically appealing. For industrial applications, our products are designed and built with the toughness to endure Australia’s most demanding conditions. In the most critical security situations, ARA Manufacture’s physical security solutions are rigorously tested and offer peace.

Our Fabrication Services

Our capability, equipment and capacity to provide you with total solutions from concept, design, cutting, folding, rolling, welding, blasting, painting and load testing, means we’re more than qualified to take on any project.

Fabrication – Heavy

We’re able to use steel and other heavy metal materials to fabricate large heavy structures.

  • Containers or container-like structures
  • Indestructible transport solutions
  • Testing of completed of large pre-fabricated structures to stringent Lloyds, Det Norske Veritas (DNV), Bureau Veritas (BV) and AMSA standards with non-destructive testing and the use of x-ray to verify weld integrity
  • Strict Quality Systems to ensure specified weld procedures for every project
  • Qualified welders to suit every project
  • Heavy Fabrication

Fabrication – Light

We use sheet metal to fabricate smaller or lighter structures.

  • Stillages
  • Cages
  • Enclosures
  • Ducting
  • Flashing
  • Light Fabrication Cage

Bespoke Fabrication

Apart from our heavy and light fabrication services, we have our bespoke fabrication service available to our clients, in which we can make use of our laser cutter, water jet and several of our other manufacturing processes to produce bespoke one-off (or multiples of) custom-designed objects such as art pieces, stainless steel trophies, plastic cut-outs for signage, laser cut colourbond signs or in a couple of cases sword handles.

Whatever your unique fabrication requirements are, we can fabricate it.

Design & Engineering

We have a talented team of programmers that are able to help bring your design to life.

  • CAD
  • CAM
  • Solidworks
  • Design Engineers
  • Outsourced third (3rd) party Engineering

Laser Cutting

We have two Bystar ByLaser Cutters; the Bystar 4025 ByLaser 6000 and the Bystar 3015 ByLaser 3500.

  • Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Other Materials
  • Up to a thickness of 25mm
  • Sheets up to 4000mm x 2500mm

Water Jet Cutting

We’re able to cut through almost any material.

  • Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Ballistic Glass
  • Bushfire and Fire Rated Glass
  • Plastic
  • Wood
  • Rubber
  • Stone
  • Almost any material
  • Up to a thickness of 150mm
  • Bed size: 4000mm x 3000mm (water jet head may not cover complete 4000mm x 3000mm area)


Being part of ARA Manufacture, our facility now has access to high-quality glazing of various applications.

  • Fire rated glass
  • Blast resistant glass
  • Ballistic rated glass
  • Attack resistant glass
  • Combination of glazing within the one product i.e. Fire, Attack, Blast and Ballistic rated glass
  • Transport glass
  • Schott – fire rated glass processing
  • All High Security Glass


We’re able to bond almost any materials together.

  • Resins
  • Epoxies
  • Various adhesives depending on the application

Grit Blasting

We have our own onsite grit blasting booth, to better service our clients.

  • Class 3 Surface Preparation
  • Up to a 40-foot container or any other 15 metre long structure/item

Spray Painting

With our complete onsite spraying facility, we’re able to provide a true end-to-end fabrication solution for our clients.

  • A comprehensive range of industrial coatings
  • Up to a 40-foot container or any other 15 metre long structure/item

Powder Coating

Our newly added Powder Coating booth gives our clients a greater flexibility with the finish they require.

  • A comprehensive range of industrial coatings
  • Up to a 40-foot container or any other 15 metre long structure/item


We have some of the best-qualified welders in the industry that are well versed in all welding applications.

  • Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Aluminium
  • Any material suitable for welding

Turret Punch

Our auto-feed turret punch can delivery our clients’ precise punches to their design.

  • Extensive range of tooling available to use to perform many different punches.
  • Able to have a punch tailored to our clients’ specific requirements.
  • Accepts sheets up to 2400mm x 3000mm, however, we have successfully punched a 6000mm sheet.
  • Auto-load and auto-unload feature. Meaning we can punch large quantities of materials with very little labour content, therefore reducing sell cost to the client on larger projects.

Surface Preparation

We’re able to achieve a class 3 surface preparation using our Grit Blasting booth that is capable of sizes up to a 40-foot container.

  • Class 3 Surface Preparation
  • Up to a 40-foot container or any other 15 metre long structure/item


We have several high-pressure presses to keep up with demand and provide the most consistent fold for our clients’.

  • Fold/bend steel
  • Fold/bend plastic
  • Fold/bend other fold-able materials
  • Up to 12mm thickness (we can go heavier on reduced widths)
  • Fold/bend to almost any angle required depending on the thickness and material

Stainless Steel Fabrication

Working with stainless steel is a specialty for us. We are able to fabricate stainless steel into any shape or structure our clients require.

Particularity the food & beverage industry where stainless steel is required due to the smooth surface finish of stainless steel which promotes a higher cleanability.

Hot Dip Galvanising

We have industry contacts who provide this service to ARA Manufacture when required in a cost-effective and timely manner.


ARA Manufacture specialises in easy to install products and system which can be installed by any competent installer.

We’re also able to offer to our installation service using both our inhouse installation team or our network of trusted installers Australia wide and abroad.

Plate Rolling

Our plate rolling machine is capable of rolling sheets from light to heavy gauge steel.


We can also include inserting into our fabrication offering for clients that require the ability to attach secondary equipment or finishes to the fabricated end product, such as wiring cabinets.