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Discover our sheet metal fabrication expertise

At Ib Andresen Industri, we are your trusted partner for all your sheet metal fabrication needs. With years of experience, we offer a wide range of services to meet your specific requirements. Whether you're in the automotive, aerospace, defense, construction, or any other industry, we have the capabilities to deliver precision and quality in every project. Our Services Include:

At Ib Andresen Industri, we are committed to innovation, and customer satisfaction. Whether you have a specific project in mind or need guidance on your sheet metal needs, our team is here to assist you. 


We are proud provider of sheet metal fabrication for ELME Spreader, Per Aarsleff A/S, Boweld Truck Bodies, Caljan A/S, and many others.



In need of sheet metal fabrication services? Contact us today.

A 15 kW fiber laser cutting machine designed for sheet metal fabrication


A brief summary of the history of sheet metal fabrication

Sheet metal fabrication, since the Industrial Revolution, has experienced significant transformations, evolving from manual craftsmanship to highly automated and technologically sophisticated processes.

  • Industrial Revolution (Late 18th to 19th Century): This period marked a pivotal shift in sheet metal fabrication. The advent of steam-powered machinery and the development of new tools, such as the steam hammer and rolling mills, revolutionized the production of metal sheets. These innovations allowed for the mass production of sheet metal products, greatly enhancing efficiency and productivity. The introduction of new materials, notably steel and aluminum, expanded the range of applications for sheet metal.

  • Early to Mid-20th Century: The two World Wars acted as catalysts for further advancements in sheet metal fabrication. The high demand for metal products led to the development of new fabrication techniques and machinery. Sheet metal played a crucial role in the manufacturing of military equipment and vehicles. Techniques like stamping, which involves pressing a die into a sheet of metal to create a specific shape, became more prevalent. Welding, too, saw significant advancements, allowing for stronger and more durable metal joins.

  • Late 20th Century: The latter half of the 20th century witnessed a technological revolution in sheet metal fabrication. The introduction of computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) systems dramatically changed the landscape. These technologies enabled more precise and efficient design and production processes, reducing waste and improving product consistency. Laser cutting technology also emerged, offering unmatched precision in cutting metal sheets.

  • 21st Century and Beyond: Today, sheet metal fabrication is a highly advanced field, characterized by automation and cutting-edge technologies. Robotics and automations are commonplace, enhancing both efficiency and safety. Environmental concerns and sustainability are now key considerations, leading to innovations in material usage and recycling processes.

Overall, the journey of sheet metal fabrication from the Industrial Revolution to the present day is a testament to human ingenuity and technological progress, reflecting a shift from manual labor to automation and digital technology.


Ib Andresen Industri has been operating in the sheet metal fabrication industry since 1967.

Steel plate bent through sheet metal fabrication processes