About us

VIP Frames and Trusses - New Zealand's premier supplier for commercial and residential construction projects.

VIP Frames and Trusses is a family owned and operated Christchurch business manufacturing pre-nailed frames, trusses and steel beams; they are members of the New Zealand FTMA (Frame and Truss Manufacturers Association). Founded and managed since 2005 by a local family, together they have generations of industry experience under their belt, having literally grown up in the construction business. It is this combination of knowledge, experience and an innate drive to be the best in the business that has seen VIP Frames and Trusses continue to grow and surge ahead as the premier frame, truss and steel manufacturer on the South Island.

VIP Frames and Trusses have built a strong reputation that they are proud of, they value their loyal clients and live by the motto; never say no’. Whatever the job, whatever the size, give the office a call or submit an online enquiry and you are guaranteed to get a fast, competitive quote and the job ultimately done on time, without any hassles.


VIP Frames and Trusses – They’ll get it done, they’ll get it done right and they’ll bet their reputation on it!

  • Fast and competitive free quotes.
  • Our highly experienced detailers and designers work with engineers, architects and builders to produce accurate standard and non standard plans.
  • We use the industry standard MiTek CAD-CAM design programme to ensure accuracy and stability in line with NZS 3604.
  • Computerised production process for added efficiency and accuracy.
  • Timber Frames, Timber Trusses and Steel Beam fabrication – VIP is your one stop shop!


VIP Frames and Trusses follow a fully integrated business planning model to ensure both the business and production processes run smoothly. Vertical integration ensures quality production and efficiency for our valued clients. VIP Frames and Trusses handle everything from sales, pricing and quoting through their Christchurch office, to working with engineers and architects for accurate design and detailing, manufacturing in their own factory through to delivery South Island wide on one of their own trucks. There is little opportunity for delay or error as each stage is managed throughout the production process from end to end, within the one company. Their recent expansion into steel fabrication has led to further efficiency for their clients who now benefit from a one stop shop – if you are building, there’s only one place you need to call to get everything done: VIP Frames and Trusses.

Our Mission is to be the premier timber frame, truss and steel fabricators on the South Island with a reputation for hassle free quality production and quick turnarounds.