Manufacturing

More than 200 tonnes of XLERPLATE® steel will make up the 400 tonne boat lifter commissioned by Norship Marine.
09 April 2008 Boat Lift Boosts Cairns' Business
The latest addition to a Far North Queensland ship building company is a 400 tonne, three storey high mobile boat lift which will benefit at least three local businesses. [Read more]
Bogie frames heading for Kazakhstan manufactured from Grade 400 XLERPLATE® steel.
09 April 2008 United Group Rail Keeps Kazakhstan On The Rails
Kazakhstan might not be the most obvious place for an Australian company to export, but this landlocked nation bordered by Russia and China is an important part of United Group Rail's business. [Read more]
Huge LNG tanks like this, manufactured from XLERPLATE® steel, will hold gas from the Pluto field.
04 April 2008 CBI Gets Green Light On Pluto
CBI Constructors Pty Ltd (CBI) is set to manufacture two liquified natural gas (LNG) storage tanks and three condensate tanks on behalf of Foster Wheeler Worley Parsons for Woodside's multi billion dollar Pluto LNG Project northwest of Karratha, Western Australia. [Read more]
Fabricated from Grade 250 XLERPLATE® steel. The acid storage tank for Darwin's East Arm Terminal project is part of the new port facilities being built in Darwin.
12 December 2007 Saunders Completes Acid Tank For Terminal
Construction company Saunders International Ltd has recently completed a major acid storage tank for Darwin's East Arm Terminal project. [Read more]
The award winning radar tower at Buckland Park, Adelaide, South Australia, is made from XLERPLATE® steel.
18 June 2007 Adelaide Weather Radar A Winner
An advanced weather radar tower made from XLERPLATE® steel has won the Judge's Special Award at South Australia's Australian Steel Institute (ASI) steel industry awards. [Read more]
JV Engineering's flotation tanks at Telfer Mine, Boddington, Western Australia were constructed using XLERPLATE® steel.
18 June 2007 Golden Opportunity For Western Australian Mining Equipment Fabricator
Riding the wave of the mining and resources boom, Western Australia's JV Engineering has landed a major contract for the A$1.8 billion Boddington Gold Mine (BGM) Expansion Project. [Read more]
One of three car dumper hoppers made from 260 tonnes of XLERPLATE® steel for BHP Billiton's Rapid Growth Project 4 in the Pilbara region.
18 June 2007 Mining Work Strong for JFK Engineering
West Australian company JFK Engineering is fabricating mining equipment for BHP Billiton's Rapid Growth Project 4 in the Pilbara region. The company is fabricating three car dumper hoppers made from 260 tonnes of XLERPLATE® steel. [Read more]
Fabrication of the Bucyrus 8750AC electric walking dragline for the Lake Lindsay Project in Central Queensland requires about 3,500 tonnes of XLERPLATE® steel.
18 June 2007 Bucyrus Australia's World First Dragline
Bucyrus Australia has won a 23 month contract to supply a 5,600 tonne electric walking dragline to Anglo Coal Australia. The Bucyrus 8750AC is the first fully AC (alternating current) conventional drive dragline built by the company. [Read more]
RJE Pty Ltd rolls XLERPLATE® steel at its Milperra workshop in Sydney.
18 June 2007 Rigby Jones Switches To Specialist Support
Metal cutting and forming company RJE (Rigby Jones) Pty Ltd has recently supplied, cut and profiled XLERPLATE® steel for a heat recovery steam generator stack at the new Tallawarra Power Station on the shores of Lake Illawarra, near Wollongong. [Read more]
Inside the Mt Stapylton radar tower built using Grade 350 XLERPLATE® steel
15 June 2007 Towers Reach For The Skies
Eliott Engineering has recently fabricated and assembled two Doppler weather radar towers in Melbourne and Brisbane and is finalising a third radar tower for Sydney. [Read more]