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Austin Engineering Manufactures Largest Excavator Bucket to Date

Posted in Engineering, Products and Services     September 25, 2014     by     0 Comments
The EX8000-6 bucket, with a capacity of 48m3, is the largest excavator bucket ever manufactured by Austin Engineering globally. Measuring 4840 x 4310 x 5550mm in size, the EX8000-6 features an ESCO Nemysis N539430 5 station cast lip and is designed to operate within the machine’s maximum suspended load. Manufactured at Austin’s Brisbane Operation, the bucket was designed based on the Read More

New Optimised Dump Truck Body Launched

Posted in Products and Services     July 15, 2014     by     0 Comments
The Westech Optima, a new high performance off-highway dump truck body design, was officially launched this month by Austin Engineering. The first Westech Optima body to be manufactured was on display at the official launch at Austin Engineering’s Perth facility, which was well attended by representatives from the mining industry. Mark Richards, Operations Manager at Austin Engineering Read More

New EX8000 Bucket Design

Posted in Products and Services     May 21, 2014     by     0 Comments
Austin Engineering has officially added the Hitachi EX8000-6 excavator bucket (backhoe configuration) to our excavator product range. The design model has been verified by FEA analysis in keeping with Austin Engineering’s practice of testing and verifying engineering theory. Our in-depth engineering process provides results in productivity improvements and maintenance cost controls. The Read More

Mining Chronicle Article on Westech Stairway Access Water Tank

Posted in General, Products and Services     May 2, 2014     by     0 Comments
The Mining Chronicle recently published an article on Austin Engineering’s Westech Stairway Access Water Tank. View the article Read More

Mining Chronicle Article on Westech Flow Control

Posted in General, Products and Services     May 2, 2014     by     0 Comments
The Mining Chronicle recently published an article on Austin Engineering's Westech Flow Control Body. View the article Read More

New Water Tank Brochure Released

Posted in Products and Services     May 2, 2014     by     0 Comments
We have released a new brochure detailing our range of water tanks for dust suppression and fire fighting mining trucks. View it Read More

New Tyre Handler Brochure Released

Posted in Products and Services     May 2, 2014     by     0 Comments
We have released a new brochure detailing our range of tyre handlers for surface and underground mining machinery. View it Read More

First JEC Dipper Bucket Operating

Posted in Engineering, Products and Services     March 4, 2014     by     0 Comments
This JEC dipper designed and manufactured by Austin Engineering is now successfully installed and operating on a Bucyrus 495HR at Southern Peru Copper Corporations Cuajone Mine. The dipper, with a capacity of 55.8m3 (73yd3), was designed by Austin Perth Australia, manufactured by Austin Chile and sold, installed and serviced by Austin Read More

JEC Cable Reel for Zambia Application

Posted in Products and Services     February 27, 2014     by     0 Comments
This JEC cable reel was designed and manufactured by Austin Engineering Perth for use in Zambia. Watch it in action below: Read more about our cable Read More

Reduced Fuel Consumption with Dura-Lite® CACs

Posted in Case Study, Products and Services     February 19, 2014     by     0 Comments
A leading North QLD logistic services provider were experiencing cracking and consequent leaking from their tube-to-header charge air coolers (CACs) installed in their trucks. In addition, they had an issue with cracking on their relatively light duty manifold tanks. These problems were affecting the company’s ability to reliably provide a required 24/7 service to their customers. Austin Read More

Westech Flow Control Australian Launch Video

Posted in Engineering, Manufacturing, Products and Services     January 30, 2014     by     0 Comments
The first Westech Flow Control Control Body manufactured in Australia, for use in Australia, was officially launched at Austin Engineering's Hunter Valley operation in December 2013. A short video of the launch is available for viewing Read More

 

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