Company ProfileS

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Our JV Partner, Forbes and Hunt Boilers was founded in 1948 by Roderick J. W. Forbes and established in Adelaide, South Australia.  Their founder's vision of a high quality equipment and service provider are still fundamental in the formation of our group's business principles today

Initially we were known as Pipework Solutions Pty Ltd and were founded in 2005 by Mark Burscough in Brisbane, Queensland.  As the company developed we later became PWS Boilers Pty Ltd, and focused on complete solutions to the boiler, pressure vessel and the pressure piping market place. 

In 2017 PWS Boilers formed a JV with the Forbes and Hunt Boilers group supporting further development of our organisation.  We now have significant presence in markets outside of Queensland, can offer a very extensive range of boilers and other related products, and have access to a full team of professional engineers and services that ensure that we maintain our vision of being the number one choice for customers requiring our products and services.  

At PWS Hunt Boilers we continue to be a progressive boiler and steam process plant installation and maintenance company.  Our team is dedicated to providing high quality services to our all our clients which include leading organisations such as Veolia Water, QGC | Shell Australia,  AGL Energy, Queensland Health, Technical Research Institutes and various Pharmaceutical Companies.  Our success is built on our reputation for professionalism, reliability, and efficiency that has been consistently demonstrated for more than a decade.

Today our group operates throughout Australia though branches and other facilities in Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney and Perth.

Our group capabilities include the full design, development, production, sales, installation, inspection and service associated with a wide range of products which can typically be offered manufactured in Australia or from one of our International facilities.  

Our current product range includes vertical and horizontal steam boilers, vertical and horizontal hot water boilers, dilution and flue boost fans, pressure vessels, an industrial range of air compressor units and we maintain a strong focus on bespoke designed and manufactured steam and hot water systems.    

Our Group continues to be successful in various markets and can confidently say that we are currently:


One of the largest boiler manufacturers and suppliers in Australia with in excess of 5,000 installations in markets including Australia, China, Singapore, Fiji, Vanuatu, Christmas Islands, Russia, and New Zealand,

Provide some of the most comprehensive and professional boiler design, sales, and installation capabilities available in Australia servicing all brands including Hunt, Fulton, Maxitherm, John Thompson, Tomlinson, and Cleaver Brooks;

Comprehensive Boiler Service Departments in Queensland, with similar operations throughout Australia,

One of the largest pressure vessel manufacturers in Australia and a major supplier throughout Australasia with in excess of 25,000 installations;

A major air compressor manufacturer and associated products supplier throughout Australasia.


PWS Hunt Boilers - Brisbane
9 Saltash Street, Virginia QLD 4014

PWS Hunt Boilers | Forbes (Aust) Pty Ltd | Hunt Boilers