Canberra’s sheet metal specialists.

Located in Canberra, ARKUS is a family-owned enterprise that specialises in light metal fabrication and roofing supplies. Our team's passion for our craft is palpable, as we consistently endeavor to provide our clients with unparalleled quality and service. Every project, regardless of its magnitude, is approached with respect, meticulous attention, and unwavering commitment. Fueled by a "can-do" mindset, we firmly believe in transcending limits and transforming visions into reality. If you possess a vision, count on us to transform it into your reality.

ARKUS are a third generation, family business based in Canberra.

Duane O’Hare, the company’s director, boasts an extensive career in the metal fabrication industry spanning over 25 years. He gained valuable experience while working with his father at Still Standing Sheetmetal in 2004, focusing on commercial and residential projects of a small to medium scale. In 2017 Rebecca O’Hare joined the team, forming a dynamic husband-and-wife partnership. The inclusion of Rebecca led to the expansion of the company’s portfolio to include Metal Roofing supplies for residential builders and roofers. The company’s scale and capabilities growth has enabled it to explore new products and services.

Shaping sheetmetal for over 40 years.

Our Mission.

Since our inception, our primary objective has been to lead the industry with an unwavering commitment to our client’s satisfaction, exceptional workmanship, and innovation. Our team is devoted to assisting our clients in finding the solutions they require, and we are steadfast in our company’s core values.

As a team, we are driven by a shared passion for delivering unparalleled service to our clients. We are proud of our family-oriented values and the legacy we uphold. Our goal is to provide expert guidance, superior craftsmanship, and technical expertise backed by reliable service on every project we undertake.

At ARKUS, we pride ourselves on being more than just another metal fabrication and manufacturing company. We are innovative problem-solvers who strive to push the boundaries and overcome limitations. With our expertise and dedication, we are committed to surpassing our client’s expectations and setting new standards of excellence in our field.

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Our core values are what make us stand out


We believe that every team member is an integral part of the ARKUS family, regardless of their position or role. Collaboration is key to our success, and we strive to create an environment where everyone feels a sense of belonging.

Loyalty & Honesty

At ARKUS, we place a high value on loyalty and honesty, and we function as a tight-knit team that supports one another. We understand the importance of delivering on our commitments and are committed to transparency and truthfulness in all our interactions. This fosters trust and enables us to build successful partnerships with our clients.


We understand that quality is crucial, and we never compromise on it. We plan every step carefully, and our meticulous approach allows us to add value at any stage of a project. Every product we create is carefully crafted to the highest standards, with a focus on thoughtful and meticulous construction.


Our drive for innovation motivates us to continually explore new possibilities and push the boundaries of what is possible. We possess an in-depth understanding of metal and the techniques required to get the most out of it. We set high standards for ourselves and aim to surpass them each day.

So why choose ARKUS?

At ARKUS, we pride ourselves on being true specialists in the fields of metal fabrication and metal roofing supplies. Our experienced team, from admin to tradespeople, has the expertise to get the job done right.

As a one-stop shop, we offer everything you need to complete your project, including installation services if needed. With over 40 years of experience in the industry, we’ve encountered and overcome any challenge that comes our way.

We hold ourselves to high standards and only work with the best tradespeople, equipment, and machinery to ensure the success of your project. Our commitment to innovative approaches means we’re always exploring new and better ways to deliver custom metal fabrication and manufacturing solutions that exceed expectations.

Your satisfaction is our top priority, and we guarantee the highest quality work, delivered on time and to your specifications.


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