Expert service since 1981

Osborn Engineering Ltd offers the widest range of engineering services in the southern region

Osborn Engineering Ltd takes pride in the quality of work that is undertaken in our workshop or on any jobs off site.

Osborn Engineering Ltd is known throughout New Zealand and the Chatham Islands for its expertise in the fishing industry in the manufacturing of Cray and Blue Cod Pots.

Where Quality Comes First Built to Last

Underwater Engineering Specialists

Commercial Diving

Our dive team is highly qualified and is able to carry out any task
Our diving team travels throughout the Otago Southland and Fiordland area, but would always  be able  to travel further afield if required.

Over 20 years experience

•Survey work
•Mooring inspections and repairs, and made to order 3 Tonne Mooring Blocks
•Search and Recovery
•Wharf repairs and maintenance/cofferdam
•Underwater prop and shaft repair.
•Underwater welding and broco cutting

Crayfish and Blue Cod pots

Crayfish and Blue Cod pots

We make all size pots from recreational to heavy duty commercial pots, but we are always open to help a client with any special request they may have of a particular design shape or size.

We are the only manufacturer’s of the new 54mm Chain mesh for Cod Pots.

Pots that out catch everyone else’s

Osborn Engineering Ltd has been supplying pots from Stewart Island to Cape Reinga and the Chatham Islands.
Clients have told us our pots out catch everyone else’s.

Gates and Fences

Security fencing

Osborn Engineering Ltd manufactures its own chainmesh netting.
We carry a full range of standard sizes and can also make to order.
Chainmesh netting can be purchased by a 30 Mtr roll or by the Mtr. 

Full range of standard sizes in stock

We only use high quality materials that are made to last in our security fencing.
 Tennis Courts
 Security Panels
 Safety Screens

Quality Farm Gates

Farm gates

Unsurpassed quality and strength known throughout the farming community we are proud to acknowledge our second generation of farmers coming through our business

Osborn Engineering Ltd gates are well known for their quality and strength and have made various designs and sizes.
We have standard sizes in stock and can make any size to order.
 Heavy duty yard gates
 And much more…….


Engineering Services

Custom Engineering

We are experienced engineers willing to provide our knowledge to any general engineering queries presented to us.

We do a large variety of General Engineering work around Southland.
We have a portable mobile plant.
A fully certified crane truck and operators for all your lifting and transport needs.
Compressor Hire  -(300 CFM)