Based in Takanini, just 20 minutes from the centre of the city, MDS boasts a modern and well equipped plant, with a capable and committed team.The principals, Richard Caminada and Jan Alberts, founded the company more than 15 years ago, and have been involved in some of the country’s best Commercial and Residential cladding and roofing jobs since.
Richard is a Swiss-qualified master-craftsman. Having gained an enviable reputation in Europe, Richard came to NZ as a consultant on the National Museum project in Wellington, and liked it so much he stayed. He runs the operations of MDS where his skills are passed on to local trainee sheet metal workers. Well respected already in NZ, Richard has worked on many notable commercial and residential projects in the last 20 years.
Jan is a quantity surveyor first and a business manager second. He brings a passion for marketing and design perspective to the company, with a focus on customer care and satisfaction making sure jobs come in on time and under budget.
Together Jan and Richard offer a personal service which has seen MDS rise to be one of the most respected metal fabricators and installers in the country.