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Stud Welding New Zealand Ltd

A well respected and long established company, specializing in the supply and installation of steel composite flooring and shear connectors.  Job sizes from houses, mezzanines, multi storey apartments, bridges, right up to and including the sky tower floors.  Studs installed in structural steel shop and thru-deck on site.  Nationwide installations.  Quality control sheets completed for each installation.  Certificates available for all studs installed. On the shelf stud sizes range from ¼” to 1” diameter and from 1” to 10” length.  All generators are residentially silenced.  Staff are Site Safe certified, and also undergo both Fall Arrestor and First Aid training.  Large projects include the Sky Tower, Westfield Manukau, St Lukes, Westcity and Shorecity malls, Waikato Stadium, Queenslodge & Kings Square apartments Newmarket, Princess Wharf, Mon Desir Apartments, Courtenay Central to name a few.

Bargrip New Zealand

A division of Stud Welding New Zealand Ltd, specializing in rebar swaging to 1.6 of yield or bar break.



Parry Hunt is a fastidious engine builder, tuning guru and drag racer.  He has supported Athol both in major preparation and on the day - all runs in New Zealand, fire up demonstrations and for the Fram Autolife Dragway Nitro Shoot Out January 2014.  Parry is an integral part of the team as Crew Chief, fibreglasser, chrome molley welder, computer wizz and supporter.


Australian Sponsors 

Jackson Electrical

A leading manufacturer and supplier of high quality residual current devices – protected power equipment, rugged heavy duty durable plugs and sockets. Makes quality robust electrical distribution equipment of special use on construction sites and outdoor events.


“The Best Tools in A Red Box”. Manufacturer of robust nail guns, drills, screw guns and battery tools. High quality, user friendly, safe tools for a construction site. – Low velocity powder actuated nail guns for high safety. Chemical anchoring is second to none.

Gates Racing

Worldwide reputation for high quality racing belts (Poly Chain® GT® Carbon) and hoses as used by most leading race teams.  Part of Gates Corporation – the worlds most trusted name in belts, hose and hydraulics.


APS Tools Ltd

APS Tools Ltd

Importer and suppliers of quality Lista parts storage systems as used by F1 race teams. Sidchrome agent and Unbrako capscrew importer. High quality tools.

Crystal Colour Graphics Ltd

Top quality graphic design for all types of printing; stationery, advertising, posters, logos for apparel etc.

Coffee King Pty Ltd

Visit Chris and Virginia Thornton's restaurant at Shop 23, Erskine Park Shopping Centre, Erskine Park 2759, Sydney NSW

Fine, good quality cuisine that you will never forget!  Eat in A La Carte menu, or pizza's to take away.  Superb coffee, like you wouldn't believe!



Special thanks to:

Mal Bain of SharpShotz DIGITAL   www.sharpshotz.co.nz

Larry, Kathie and Steve McBride of Cycle Specialist www.larrymcbride.com

Don Lockie of Redfort Group www.redfortgroup.com


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