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Cutshop Waikato helps to keep the wheels rolling

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Cutshop Waikato helps to keep the wheels rolling

Cutshop Waikato has recently been working hard to cut and assemble cabinets for 50 campervans over a period of eight weeks. With the ability to customise cabinetry for a specific space and provide scalability to deliver within short lead times, Cutshop was able to handle this volume easily.

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Cutshop client breaks into US market

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Cutshop client breaks into US market

An innovative idea, some clever engineering and excellent execution have opened the door to an export market in the USA for one of Cutshop’s Auckland-based clients.  Glen Reid, the brains behind Futura Trailers, started out manufacturing bespoke trailers seven years ago.  He and his team developed their game-changing low loading mechanism for enclosed trailers before specialising in open trailers for transporting race cars. Recently dubbed by two-time Indianapolis 500 winning race car driver Al Unser Jr. as ‘the best trailer in the world’, Futura trailers quickly started to cause a few ripples in racing circles.  Read more about this success story...

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Dinorockers uses ‘back pocket’ factory to start new business

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Dinorockers uses ‘back pocket’ factory to start new business

‘Think it, Make it’ is our thing at Cutshop.  Nigel Binks took us up on this offer when he set out to create a brand-new line of rocking horses with a difference.  Dinorockers are a combination of two of Nigel’s childhood favourites – rocking horses and dinosaurs.  He had the idea for the product one wet day during January this year and he hasn’t looked back since... read more

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Cutshop ‘factory in their back pocket’ fits the bill for Apex Interiors

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Cutshop ‘factory in their back pocket’ fits the bill for Apex Interiors

With a high-profile portfolio of successful fit-outs for national retail chains and feature ceiling installs for clients like BDO Spicers and Telecom Towers in Auckland’s CBD, there are good reasons why the award-winning team at Apex Interiors continues to go from strength to strength. 

The team at Cutshop, Mt Wellington has been working closely with Apex directors Chris Bamforth and Shannon Irvine from the very beginning.  Over the past eight years Cutshop has cut, labelled and packed MDF and timber pieces for a wide range of jobs; most recently a complex fit-out at Auckland International Airport.

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A fashionable fit out for Augustine

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A fashionable fit out for Augustine

If you've heard of Kelly of Augustine, you will know that her designs is taking the fashion world by storm. The colourful, fun, gorgeous clothing are brightening women's wardrobes nationwide. So when it came to fitting out their new offices, design and individuality was the order of the day and they let their imaginations go wild!

Business partner and husband, Nathan, came to Cutshop with some ideas for interior room dividers and wall panels as well as an exterior facsia. There were four different elements to the job and the result is stunning...

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    The Growroom: Sustainable living at your fingertips

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    The Growroom: Sustainable living at your fingertips

    Welcome the latest development in sustainable urban living!  All you need is 17 sheets of plywood, a rubber hammer and 500 stainless steel screws and you can build your own Growroom.  This spherical garden takes the vertical garden wall to a whole new level!  The plans for this design have just become open source and we've already programmed them into our CNC machine, so anyone can create an amazing walk-in garden for veggies, herbs or any other kind of plant you prefer.   

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