OUR STORY

At Methven we are all about making water amazing.

OUR STORY

At Methven we are all about making water amazing.

OUR HISTORY

Creating amazing water experiences since 1886

Creating amazing water experiences is what we do every day at Methven, and have done since 1886. Today, Methven is world renowned for beautifully designed, award winning showers, taps and valves.

Over the years we have learned how to harness the power of water to cleanse, calm, refresh and invigorate. And it’s this expertise - combined with our passion for design and innovation - that fuels our ongoing mission to create amazing water experiences, just for you.

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OUR CAUSE

The unrelenting pursuit of amazing water experiences that don’t cost the earth.

OUR VISION

To be the authoritative leader in showers, taps and valves, setting industry leading standards for our customers, shareholders and team.

WE INNOVATE

At Methven we like to make things better. So we spend a great deal of time and effort on research and development to improve on conventional hardware solutions. Here are just some of our success stories.

Aurajet

Aurajet


Aurajet™ technology delivers a full-bodied spray with maximum body contact. It's our most advanced & invigorating shower experience yet.

Satinjet

Satinjet®


Turn an everyday ritual into a luxurious experience with award-winning Satinjet® technology from Methven.

fastflow

Fastflow®


FastFlow® technology controls the hot and cold mix in your shower to maintain a constant flow and temperature, even with unequal water pressure

Ceramic discs

Ceramic discs


Ceramic discs offer reliable technology that ensures your taps work well, are safe to use and help you to conserve water.

Thermostatic control

Thermostatic control


Set the Thermostatic control at the start of your shower to maintain a constant temperature - no matter what other taps are turned on.

Twin levers

Twin levers


Methven twin levers give you all the control of twin taps in one simple configuration.

Manufacturing in New Zealand since 1886

Manufacturing in New Zealand since 1886

 

OUR AWARDS

When you strive to create amazing water experiences every day, it’s great to be recognised with some of the most prestigious design awards in the world.

Red Dot Award

Product Design Winner

VJet™ Tūroa Showers

Australian GOOD DESIGN Award

Best in Class

VJet™ Tūroa Showers

New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Purple Pin, Best of Discipline

Tūroa Collection

New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Gold, Product, Consumer

Tūroa Collection

New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Bronze, Sustainable Product Design

Tūroa Collection

Red Dot Award

Best of the Best

Aurajet® Aio Shower System

2017 UK Bathroom & Kitchen Update (BKU) Awards

Award Winner

Best Shower Brand of the Year

New Zealand Best Design Awards

Silver, Product, Consumer

Aurajet® Aio Shower System

New Zealand Best Design Awards

Bronze, Product, Consumer

Surface Tapware Collection

UK CoolBrands Award 2016/2017

Winner, Home - Hard Furnishings

House Beautiful Award 2016

Best Bathroom - Gold Winner

Aurajet® Aio Overhead Shower

Chicago Athenaeum GOOD DESIGN™ Award

Award Winner

Aurajet® Aio Shower System

Surface Tapware Collection

ExportNZ Awards 2016

Award Winner

Best Use of Commercialisation of Innovation for Export

Plus X Design Award

Award Winner

Most Innovative Brand

Australian International
Design Award

Good Design Award

Aurajet™ Aio Showers Shower System

Red Dot Award

Product Design Winner

Aurajet™ Aio Showers

Plus X Design Award

Award Winner

Aio Basin Mixer

Plus X Design Award

Award Winner

Aio Basin Mixer

German Design Award

Special Mention

Aurajet™ Aio Showers

UK CoolBrands Award 2015/2016

Winner, Home - General Products

UK 2015 Kitchen & Bathroom
Designer Awards

Gold, Innovation in Sustainability

Aurajet™ Aio Showers

New Zealand Innovators
Awards Winner

- Innovation in Design & Engineering

- Export Innovator of the Year

Aurajet™ Aio Showers

New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Silver, Product, Consumer

Aio Tapware Collection

New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Gold, Product, Consumer

Aurajet™ Aio Showers

Chicago Athenaeum

GOOD DESIGN™ Award

Award Winner

Aurajet™ Aio Showers Aio Tapware Collection

Australian International Design Award

GOOD DESIGN® Selection

Aio Tapware Collection

German Design Award

Nominee 2013

Waipori Satinjet® Hand Shower

Australian International Design Award

Good Design Award Winner

Aroha Tapware Range

Australian International Design Award

Design Award Winner

Koha Satinjet® Hand Shower

GOOD DESIGN™ Award

Chicago Athenaeum Award Winner

Waipori Satinjet® Hand Shower


GOOD DESIGN™ Award

Chicago Athenaeum Award Winner

Koha Satinjet® Hand Shower

Australian International Design Award

Good Design™ Award Winner, Category Architectural and Interior

Tahi Twin Lever

New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Silver, Product, Consumer

Aroha Tapware Range

New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Silver, Product, Consumer

Koha Satinjet® Shower Range

New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Silver, Product, Consumer

Waipori Satinjet® Shower Range

UK Designer Magazine Design Award

Gold, Product Innovation Awards: Bathroom

Tahi Twin Lever Tapware

GOOD DESIGN™ Award

Chicago Athenaeum Award Winner

Tahi Twin Lever Mixer Range

GREEN GOOD DESIGN™ Award

Chicago Athenaeum Award Winner

Kiri Satinjet® Low Flow Shower Head

Red Dot Award
Product Design Winner

Germany Product Design Award

Tahi Twin Lever Tapware

Australian International Design Award

Good Design™ Award Winner

Maia Satinjet® Shower with Vitamin C Dechlorination

UK Designer Magazine Design Award Gold

Product Innovation Awards: Bathroom

Tahi Satinjet® Shower System

Red Dot Award,
With Honourable Mention

Germany Product Design Award

Shower Infusions

New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Gold, Sustainable Product

Kiri Satinjet® Low Flow Showers


New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Gold, Sustainable Product

Tahi Twin Lever Tapware

Australian International Design Award

Good Design™ Award Winner, Category Housing and Building Sector

Tahi Satinjet® Shower System


Australian International Design Award

Good Design™ Award Winner, Category Housing and Building Sector

Futura Satinjet® Rail Shower

New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Gold, Product, Consumer Shower Infusions


New Zealand BEST Design Awards

Silver, Product, Consumer Tahi Thermostatic Mixer

Australian International Design Award

Design Award™ Winner

Kiri Satinjet® Wall Shower

GOOD DESIGN™ Award

Chicago Athenaeum Award Winner

Tahi Thermostatic Mixer Range​

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