Welcome to Eastern Bay Truss & Prenail.  We are a locally owned and operated manufacturer synonymous with the fabrication of quality pre-nailed timber frames and trusses.

Eastern Bay Truss & Prenail has been in business for the past seven years. We also operate Whakatane Hiab Services and  Gary Fowell Builders Limited as part of the GF Group. We manufacture and supply Truss & Prenail through out the Eastern Bay of Plenty region, servicing from Gisborne through to Otorohanga.



Truss & Prenail

From standard to complex designed housing, commercial and industrial applications Eastern Bay Truss & Prenail can provide a cost effective solution for your pre-nailed and timber framing requirements. 


We design and manufacture:


  • Roof Trusses
  • Prenail Frames - featuring GL8 Laminated Lintels
  • Pre-cut Rafters and Roof Packs
  • Flitch Beams
  • Claw Beams
  • Pryda Long Reach Floor Trusses
  • Pryda Rafter Trusses
  • Layouts and Producer Statements to meet Building Consent requirements.


We use only machine stress graded timber - Douglas Fir, Pinus Radiata, and LVL's (Laminated Veneer Lumber).


Contact us to discuss your Truss and Prenail requirements.



Pryda                   Claw Nail



Eastern Bay Truss & Prenail are proud to be a Pryda Licensee.  Pryda is a world leader and specialist in the development, manufacture and marketing of timber connecting systems, software and equipment for the production of roof and floor trusses, wall frames, engineered framing  timber and timber connectors for a wide range of applications in the New Zealand market.


Claw Nail was developed by Pryda as a superior nailplate for the manufacture of roof trusses.  Eastern Bay Truss & Prenail use Claw Nail on the end grain of timber as they help prevent the timber splitting, they are more efficient than Knuckle Plates as they have more teeth with Pryda's patented Claw Nail tooth profile.


So  contact us now for a competitive quote.