About Our Family Business

We offer both in-shop and mobile welding solutions for marine and general fabrication. Locally owned and operated Iron Fire Metalworx’s is Vancouver Islands #1 Welding Provider.

Our Mission

Iron Fire Metalworx (IFM) is a family owned and operated welding and fabrication shop, located in Parksville on Vancouver Island. We provide bespoke services including pipe and tubing bending, CNC plasma, TIG welding, shearing, bending, forming, rolling punching drilling and general fabrications. Our experienced journeymen fabricators are here to help you turn your napkin sketch into reality! We specialize in marine repairs and stainless or aluminum welding for custom projects of any size. At IFM we strive to make it our mission to improve the quality of life for all involved by providing top-tier craftsmanship that will stand the test of time. Our vision is to be recognized as one of the leading providers of welding and fabrication products & services on Vancouver Island while providing quality workmanship with outstanding customer service every time!

Our Shop

Our Owners

Joe Baynes

Joe Baynes

Owner & Operator

Andrew Hunt

Andrew Hunt

Owner Operator


Needed a cover fabbed up for my motorhome water heater. They did a very nice job of it paying attention to the details. What could have been a real hassle turned out very good and was accurate. Highly recommended. Every bolt hole was spot on !! The exhaust port was perfect. Well done!.” Bob Jones

Artistic, professional, efficient and kind on top of it! Couldn’t say more positive things about this company. Dylan Sehn

I hired these guys to build me a custom fire pit. I gave a rough idea of what I wanted it to look like and they created a specific design that I really liked. Their CNC plasma table allowed for a very intricate design, and the final product is quite beautiful. They even took the old one away for me.Daniel Lidstrom