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CH Group.
Manufacturers of

Light Gauge
Steel Framing NZ

LGS Framing Solutions
for the Waikato

We are CH Engineering, Homes and Industries - we are Waikato's leading producers of LGS (light gauge steel) framing for houses, commercial applications, transportable homes, cabins, sheds and much more. We offer an environmentally friendly building solution that's cost effective and perfect for NZ’s housing crisis.

Light Gauge Steel Framing New Zealand. CH Engineering services the Waikato, Hamilton, Cambridge Te Awamutu and everywhere in between

Light Gauge Steel Framing NZ

The perfect material for your next project

Steel framing is a fantastic choice when it comes to: 

  • Consented and non-consented builds 
  • Commercial applications
  • Transportables 
  • Sheds 
  • Ceiling purlins & much more. 

Our Light Gauge Steel is user friendly, precise, easy to transport, extremely strong, long lasting and to top it off - fully recyclable!

Servicing Hamilton, Cambridge, Te Awamutu
& the rest of the Waikato

Steel Framing is the
perfect substitute for timber

Our Light Gauge Steel has a huge variety of different uses and applications. We'd love to hear what you would like to use it for - so if you have any questions, please feel free to get in touch with our helpful team.

Steel > Timber

Building with steel is becoming the preferred building solution for the future. Many of New Zealand's leading builders are switching from timber to steel for house framing, and there are sound reasons for it.

Steel framing is:

  • Affordable 
  • Environmentally friendly 
  • Durable
  • Easy to work with
  • Recyclable 
  • Cheap to transport 
  • And fast to assemble

Benefits of going STEEL

Steel Framing is 33% faster to construct


Using steel as a construction material means much faster construction times. This is due to the ease of assembly with Lego like building kits.

Steel framing is 100% recyclable

100% Recyclable

Steel can be reused over and over with no negative effects on it's structural properties, making it a more sustainable option

Steel Framing is 66% lighter then timber


Steel framing is incredibly light when compared with wood. This makes it very safe for builders to work with and also easy to transport.