Manufacturing - Design - Engineering

TRT are leading trailer and crane manufacturers and steel fabrication specialists for the heavy transport, construction, government and defence sectors.

We have built a reputation for innovation, engineering design excellence and manufacturing that is fit for purpose. We have over 50 years’ experience in delivering heavy transport, construction and defence solutions across New Zealand and Australia. We are specialists in trailer and crane design and manufacture, steel and aluminium fabrication and manufacture.

We focus on our customers and that means you'll get the best outcome for your business. We have an integrated, in-house approach to manufacturing, with practical hands-on support from our team. Our systems and processes ensure your products are built to the agreed specification, on time and beyond expectation.

Design & Engineering

We have a talented team of design engineers onsite to plan your next project.

Capability & Plant

We strive to keep as much of the process in-house to manage quality.

Special Projects

When you come to us with your project, big or small, we will make it happen!

M17 We deliver

We deliver!

We continually invest in manufacturing capability, plant, and technology to make sure we can deliver quality, cost-effective solutions. We do not sub-contract and have instead chosen to invest in our own capability. This means we control quality and we do not rely on a 3rd party to deliver outcomes for you. This turnkey style manufacturing operation means we do what we say!

M17 Built on smarts

Manufacturing built on real smarts!

If we can find a better, easier smarter solution we will.  Supported by a team of trade qualified and experienced people, we will push boundaries and we will take on a challenge. We are always looking to improve your performance and capability! If you think it can’t be done then we’re the right partner for you.

M17 Workmanship

We guarantee our workmanship!

We stand behind what we manufacture and we are proud of what we do. Our manufactured product is covered by a minimum warranty period of 12 months on all workmanship. We use quality components that are often manufactured in-house. We believe that when you make an investment is a product from TRT it’s for the long haul, and that means we will do what it takes to keep you operating.

Our Process

TRT manufacturing process


We welcome your site visit and inspection! If you would like to discuss your next project, get in touch.