George White operated a plumbing business in Edinburgh, Scotland prior to 1854. He then sailed to Melbourne to establish George White & Co to start a new life with his family.
George White & Co was established in Melbourne in 1854 and is a 100% Australian owned and operated company.
Since 1854 George White & Co Pty Ltd has enjoyed a reputation for providing a professional, quality service and products.
The Company is currently run by 5th & 6th generation direct descendants of George White who are proud to continue the provision of this first class service to our customers.
Brass & Copper P/L an associate company owned by the directors of George White & Co P/L operate in Sydney NSW and continue a first class service to NSW customers.
We believe the key to our success is in being customer focused and we will cut to any length and size for immediate distribution or collection, or provide metals for the fulfillment of small, medium and large contracts.
We stand behind our image and reputation as a foremost leader in this industry by implementing an Internal Quality Management System to ensure our products are compliant to the requirements of Australian and International Standard.
To ensure that we continue to provide customers with a first class product we purchase only the best products and conduct inspections to confirm that each delivery conforms to the relevant product standard.
All staff who liaise with customers must have an in-depth knowledge of the products they are selling. And on request, we will provide customers with the necessary technical and manufacturers product information in relation to a product, upon which to base their purchasing decision.
We acknowledge that our staff are an important component of our business and we provide a safe and harmonious workplace and encourage them to contribute to the effective and efficient operation of our quality system. Complying with the latest Occupation Health & Safety obligations, George White & Co are continuously reviewing our Policies and Procedures to ensure we can provide a happy and healthy work environment.