Break the Mould with Steel Lintels


The building industry is quite a remarkable place. In the beginning, homes and buildings were all built by hand from materials that could be easily found from the surrounding environment: stone, timber, mud, thatch, etc... All of these buildings were obviously custom built, and mostly by the owner or those going to take up residence. As time goes on and the population increases, there is demand for more housing and quicker construction times. With the advancement of construction processes and technology, construction companies are able to build an entire home quickly.

While timber has been playing major part in residential construction, the implementation of structural steel has gone from being a ‘nice-to-have’ with a gradual up-take, to becoming one of the fastest growing construction materials in the last decade.

Because of its light weight nature, structural steel can be easily transported and handled, meaning it’s far less cumbersome on construction sites than wood, and can be installed with minimal delays.

Due to the many safety and structural standards within the Australian building industry, steel fabricating companies are creating high-quality ‘off-the-shelf’ pieces to aid quick turn-around times, enabling them to be ordered online and shipped within days.

Off-the-shelf lintel fabrication is based around pre-determined specifications, such as dimensions and load bearing weights. However, there will always be that one job where you need something ‘outside-the-norm’.

Therefore, even with these are great technological and procedural advancements within the building industry, there are still times when a custom fabrication job is needed. Which is something Stronghold Fabrications can help you with.

Stronghold has the facilities to provide you with custom fabricated lintels upon request. Our lintels are fabricated to your structural engineer’s specifications, and can be supplied as either Hot Dip Galvanised (HDG) or Primed Finish.

Also, all our standard lintels are supplied Hot Dip Galvanised and comply with Australian Standards AS/NZS4680 and AS/NZS2699.3 which ensures that all surfaces are fully protected from corrosion. All Galvanised Lintels can be supplied as standard lengths, or can be cut to size as per your requirements. All Stronghold Fabrications Lintel orders can be delivered within two business days.

Whether you are looking for a custom fabrication for a unique project, or need a bulk order for several similar projects you have on the go, please feel free to contact Stronghold Fabrications on 02 9791 1886, via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or fill out our Online Enquiry Form and we will contact you as soon as possible.

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What our Customers say

“Frantom Building has been in the custom building market in NSW for 15 years. We have worked with Scott and his team from Stronghold Fabrications in all aspects with steel, from design, shop drawings, and delivery. Their attention to detail has been proven in the perfection of the finish in their products and servicing ability. We look forward to moving into the future with Stronghold Fabrications.”

Ed Poulton Director Frantom Building Pty Ltd

“Just wanted to thank you for another awesome job. The steel you supplied for our home at Lilli Pilli went together perfectly and the 3D model was a great tool for us to use both during the install and for planning the final finishes on the project. Keep up the great work!”

Dave, Nitro Stainless Pty Ltd

“Thank you for another successful and efficient project completed by your team. Consistently well produced steel products from Stronghold Fabrications have ensured installation always goes smoothly on our projects. Your installers ability to work in with our teams onsite to ensure any site issues do not cause delays is a refreshing change. Thank you.”

Nicholas Klapsogiannis, General Manager, VantageCorp Pty Ltd