Electrical Switchboards and Metal Cabinets

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Star Metal has proven track record of delivering a wide scope of industrial metalworks projects both fabrication and installation.

Star Metal is a WA based company that designs, manufactures and installs, custom metal fabrication in the Industrial Fabrication and Architectural metal fields. Our Industrial Division fabricates a wide range of products including – custom switchboards, metal and steel cabinets and has significant experience delivering complex solutions in which to house sensitive electrical equipment.

We have extensive experience in the industry and have been designing and fabricating a range of products since 2004, including metal cabinets, electrical cabinets, heavy duty storage cabinets and switchboard enclosures.

At Star Metal, we work with our customers to create high quality 3D models of their switchboards or metal cabinets, for engineer/client review. Using advanced software, our 3D designs are linked to the workshop through our networked machinery, guaranteeing a precision project outcome, every time.

In-house design capability is one of the reasons our longstanding customers return to Star Metal.

We are a ONE-STOP-SOLUTION that offers:

Design and drafting

Fully rendered 3D models or 2D simple CAD drawings for architect or client engineer review.

Engineering certification

We can ensure your project meets all relevant Australian Standards and Engineering Compliance requirements, i.e. Cyclone wind rating, C3 balustrade rating, Structural integrity etc.

Specialty fabrication and welding capabilities 

We have a range of fabrication expertise that can provide welding qualifications and codings to suit a range of applications:

  • 316 and 304 Stainless steel and Aluminium
  • Mild Steel
  • Exotic metals such as brass and copper

Inhouse installation team

Highly skilled fabricators with a broad range of experience on a diverse range of installation projects.

We have experience fabricating cabinets for the following applications:

  • Mining operations in Australia, Africa, Asia and NZ
  • Heavy industry and petrochemical
  • Rail signalling – such as 750 & 1400 location cases, relay frames, power frames etc
  • Defence projects
  • Water Corporation projects
  • Western Power projects
  • CBH projects
  • Multi-storey residential
  • High-end residential
  • A wide range of miscellaneous projects
We are experts in fabricating:
  • Mild steel – powder coated
  • Stainless steel – with brushed or orbital sanded finish
  • Aluminium – with brushed or orbital sanded finish

Our range of products are diverse:

  • Electrical switchboard cabinets
  • Distribution boards
  • Junction boxes
  • Site main switchboards
  • Meter panels
  • Meter box cabinets
  • Heavy duty steel storage cabinets
  • Outdoor electrical cabinets
  • Outer enclosures – for motor control centres (MCC)
  • Kiosks / HV transformer enclosures
  • Fire enclosures – for the housing of gas cylinders or hose reels
  • Rail signalling – location cases, racks and associated items

If you are looking for more decorative and architectural metal work, check out our Architectural Division, where you can find out about our Balustrading and Handrails, Louvres, Feature / Perforated screens, Façades & Cladding, Fencing & Gates, Miscellaneous Commercial products and much more.

Did you know that we can also provide end-to-end delivery for all your custom architectural metalwork requirements?

We are skilled in the fabrication of architectural balustrading, handrails, louvres, shading devices, perforated metal, fencing, gates, safety barriers and more for owners, architects, builders and specifiers.

Star Metal has the depth of project experience on diverse projects with which to help you:

Identify the areas of cost reduction within your project.

Provide pre-fabrication advice to save time and materials…. because we know what works.

Provide advice on design & enable virtual walkthrough of 3D model prior to manufacture.

Have a enquiry or need a unique solution? Let us help you.

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