Engineering excellence is the cornerstone of Parr & Co

A strong history

Established in 1871 Parr & Co has earned a reputation for quality engineering services for over 130 years and supports an extremely strong and diverse customer base in the South Canterbury region across the ever growing primary and secondary manufacturing sector. Demand for its services is incredibly varied but Parr & Co has the capability to meet both small one-off jobs through to major projects.

Our Values

Our goal is to ensure the health and safety of all our staff and clients.

We are solution driven and always looking to challenge our thinking to find new, better solutions.

We pride ourselves on our ability to deliver on our commitments and offer quality in everything we do.

We are future focused and we keep our customers’ needs front of mind.

Partnered with Air & Power Industrial Limited for all your pneumatic needs

An exciting new development

Parr & Co co-locates its premises on the Port of Timaru with Air and Power Industrial Limited, a pneumatics company which specialises in providing pneumatics sales, service and hire in the South Canterbury region. As well as pneumatics, Air and Power is a specialist in the sale, service, lease and repair of steam and water blasters. Air and Power is also the agent for Air Liquide, supplying industrial gases including Oxygen, Acetylene, Argon and CO² to customers’ doorsteps in the South Canterbury region.


We are proud to work & be associated with

No job is too big or small for the team at Parr & Co.