At Melbourne Pressed Metal, we proudly stand as the Victorian and Tasmanian representative of Australian Pressed Metal. Established by Justin Schipper and nurtured under the guidance of Phil Cooymans, the founder of Australian Pressed Metal, our journey spans over six decades of unparalleled expertise in the walls, ceilings, and construction industry.

Our Heritage, Your Legacy
Over decades, Australian Pressed Metal has amassed the original dies and moulds from renowned entities like TW Ingham and Wunderlich, meticulously restoring each piece to its original production capability. This effort culminates in a selection of over 150 designs and products, all retaining their original imperial measurements. Our products include an extensive array of wall and ceiling panels, window awnings, dado panels, cornices, vents, mitre leaves, and cover strips, meticulously crafted to uphold the authenticity required for heritage restoration.

Unrivalled Expertise, Unmatched Precision
Our expertise extends beyond preservation; it merges seamlessly with innovation. Our director, Justin Schipper is a qualified plasterer with a penchant for high-end design projects and ornamental cornices, bringing a fusion of skill and passion to Melbourne Pressed Metal. Our team includes a qualified builder, carpenters, plasterers and apprentices. Our proficiency is coupled with a dedication for heritage preservation. allowing us to execute projects ranging from unique and bespoke domestic ideas to large-scale commercial plans.

Why Choose Melbourne Pressed Metal?
Heritage Restoration Excellence: Our catalogue of authentic designs and products caters specifically to heritage restoration and repairs, ensuring a seamless blend of tradition and innovation.
Craftsmanship and Expertise: With over 80 years of combined experience, our team guarantees the highest standards of craftsmanship and precision in every project.
Bespoke Solutions: From intricate designs to expansive commercial specifications, we tailor our services to suit diverse requirements, ensuring every project receives unparalleled attention to detail.

These photos show the before and after of a damaged pressed metal ceiling in Ghin Khao restaurant in Swanston Street, Melbourne. Justin managed to save some of the original ceiling, and replaced the damaged panels with another pattern. The two are demarcated by an ornamental plaster freize.