In its role as a contracting heavy engineer Napier Engineering has quite literally left an enduring mark on New Zealand and its infrastructure.
The company remains an important supplier in renewable energy through a long association with the geothermal sector.
The company through its pressure vessel category expertise was a prime component of the Think Big era's oil exploration and production. A notable contribution during this time was at the Marsden Point refinery where the company implemented a flotation system for the separation of oil and water, an early example of large scale re-cycling.
In recent times the company has been a major supplier to the telecommunications sector through the fabrication of transmission masts.
An insistance on site safety has developed for the company an increasing involvement in civil engineerng structures. Pictured is a high-level access protection cage under fabrication in the main workshop.