Scrap Metal Buyers & Steel Culvert Pipe Importers
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Opening Hours:

Kawerau - Monday to Friday
8am - 4pm
Scrap Made Easy

Based in Kawerau, Metal Solutions BOP Ltd (MSL) is a privately owned Scrap metal dealer and trader in new and used steel. The company is family owned and run by Dave, Jo and Chris Fretwell and their team of dedicated staff.
Dave and Jo have over 35 years’ experience in the scrap metal industry.

Metal Solutions BOP Ltd (MSL) moto is “SCRAP MADE EASY”.

From farms to engineering shops, plumbers to alloy boat builders, and dairy companies to Pulp and Paper mills, the team at MSL can provide great service and experienced advice to meet all your scrap metal requirements. MSL staff all have years of experience in the industry and we pride ourselves on our ability to safely and efficiently process large volumes of metal into export quality scrap metal.

MSL specializes in dismantling, processing and sorting a range of unwanted metal, as well as offering the best scrap metal prices on various materials including brass, copper, steel, electrical cable, and aluminum.

Are you looking to sell your scrap metal? You have come to the right place, call us now!

We can offer expert advice and service. Our prices are based on current market value and are always up to date!

MSL are members of the Metal Recycling Association of NZ.

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Scrap Bins

culvert pipes

As a professional scrap metal dealer, we accept all kinds of scrap.
Including: aluminum, brass, bronze, copper, stainless steel, electrical cable, and lead.

We take old cars and whiteware along with roofing iron and other light gauge steel

MSL has the capability to handle all types of metal, from steel and stainless steel, through to copper, brass, batteries, and aluminum.
All metal received at MSL is processed to export standard and is all recyclable.
MSL provides a drop off only service for car bodies and Whiteware.

MSL has regular truck pick up services throughout the Eastern Bay of Plenty including Whakatane, Opotiki, and Kawerau; we also provide monthly services to Gisborne, Te Puke, Waihi, and Tokoroa and travel to other areas on demand.

We specialise in large diameter casing and culvert pipes and stock a large range at our Kawerau yard.

We are importers of new spiral welded pipe and stock from 600 mm to 2000 mm diameter in this range.

We have a large set of manipulating rollers that enable us to cut and weld most sizes of pipe. Our largest pipes to date were 2.5 metre diameter and we welded them into 2 x 19 metre lengths with a joining socket. These were socket joined on site to make up a 2.5 metre x 38 metre continuous culvert.


Since we deal with major commercial suppliers, we can be trusted to consistently provide large volumes of thoroughly processed metals.

On site weighing

MSL offers an on-site collection service with our Hiab and Hook trucks to trade customers. This includes weigh and pay on-site using our certified crane scales.

Bin service to trade

We offer expert advice and a prompt service. As a customer you have a choice of bin size to suit your specific requirements.  We deliver the bin and collect once full.We are happy to discuss the best options for your scrap metal disposal along with advising and supplying all logistics involved with removing large quantities of metal from sites.

Our prices are based on current market value and are always up to date! When it comes to scrap metal prices, you won’t find better value for your scrap metal recycling than at MSL.

Hook truck & hook
bin service

MSL offers 25 cube hook bins delivered to your commercial site.


MSL has an impressive range of machinery including, hook and hiab trucks, 26 tonne material handler c/w grab and magnet, 17 tonne digger c/w grab and steel shear, high volume metal baler, mobile and stationary shears, Merlo Telehandler, forklifts, certified crane and platform scales, plus a range of hook and hiab bins.


Cable StrippER

Non-ferrous baler



Aymas baler



We have a large range of imported pipes in stock.
Call us with your requirements.


Meet the awesome team here at Metal Solutions.

8 Paora Street,

Phone: 07 304 8000
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