Animas Metal Works offers Aluminum and Steel welding fabrication to the Durango and Telluride areas.  We have an embedded passion for the mountains and rivers of the San Juan's which is the foundation of our metal work. Our goal is to create products that complement the dramtic landscape that surrounds us.


Sierra truck rack

Metal Fabrication

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Telluride Deck Railing



what our customer have to say

Matt at Animas Metal Works has done several small and large projects for my lawn care business. He’s always incredibly professional and accommodating. I know I can trust him to get the job done in a timely and cost effective manner
— kevin driscoll -lapalta lawn care
People have been complimenting my truck rack nonstop. Animas Metal Works truck rack designs are both functional and stylish..
— Joel cameron-the grenery

About Me

Thanks for taking the time to visit Animas Metal Works. My name is Matt Wilson and I have lived between Durango and Telluride  since 2005.  As owner of 4 Corners Whitewater, (a local raft company here in Durango), I have been welding for years as to fix and fabricate my own rafting equipment. In 2015 I deiced to get serious about welding and attend a formal certificate /training program.

Welding Credentials/ Capabilities

  • A.W.S.(American Welding Society) Certification SMAW all positions
  • A.W.S. Certification FCAW, Dual Shield all position
  • Aluminum Tig/Mig welding
  • Oxy/Acetylene and Plasma cutting
  • Pipe/tube bending