About Us

Redback Engineering was established in 2004 with the aim of offering a 24/7 service to the mining industry and currently employs 9 people with a combined experience of over 60 years in the Underground, Open Cut Mining and Earthmoving industries.

Our Skilled team takes on a We Can Do It Better Attitude and take a lot pride in the Design, Strength, Reliability and Presentation of our products.

We are currently in the process of expanding our workshop facility's from the current 380 sq metre floor area to a brand new 1020 sq metre floor area workshop, This will speed up production and Repair times considerably.

Our day to day operations include the manufacture of a number of different designs of heavy duty Underground Trailers, NDT Mag Particle Crack Testing, Mobile equipment reconditioning and modification, Waste and Fresh water Pump tanks to your spec's, QDS Attachments, Machining, Fabrication, Welding and Structural repairs on all types of Mining and other equipment.

We offer Services in:

  • NDT Magnetic Particle Crack Testing.
  • Mining equipment repairs and reconditioning.
  • Heavy Duty Mining Trailers Design & Fabrication.
  • Tig & Mig Welding of Steel, Aluminium and Stainless.
  • Air Arc Gouging.
  • Machine Folding & Cutting.
  • Structural Repairs.
  • Mobile Welding facilities.
  • Abrasive Blasting and Painting.

 

Redback Engineering are now agents for:

FOGMAKER Fire suppression system Sales, Instalation & Servicing. These units are very compact and cheaper to maintain compared to the other systems on the market making them ideal for easy fitting to all types of large or small machines and vehicles especially Dozer's, Excavators, Bobcats, Backhoes and Utility's that normally would be difficult to adapt the larger systems too.

RYCO Hydraulics. We can now Supply, Test &Tag a large range of Quality Hoses, Fittings & hydraulic accessories.

AL-KO Quality Trailer axle, Brakes and suspension products.

DENCO Turbo and Inter-Cooler Kits.

BOGAARD Turbo Timers and Electronics.

Our Company has developed and holds the Design registration for the Safety Drop Bar seat restraint system for the underground P.J.Berriman (PJB) and Specialised Mining Vehicles (SMV) Man transports. This seat restraint setup has been fitted to Man transports at both Tahmoor and Ashton Collieries with several more units on order.

FOGMAKER Fire suppression sales, Instalation & Servicing.

RYCO Quality Hydraulic hoses & products.

 Our Range of products includes;

A large assortment of Certified Underground Trailers, Pods, QDS Attchments, Man Transport Safety Bar Seating Restraints, Body & Suspension modifications, Shock Absorbers, Custom Tool Boxes, Stainless Crib Tins, Single & Bogie Wheel Units Rated up to 6.5 tonne on each wheel, Trailer & Equipment Draw Bars, 10T & 12.5T D Rated Swivel Couplings, Various types of Mine Vehicle Seat Belts, Assorted Tow Pins as well as any special orders.

Our Customers Include;

Tahmoor Coal Pty. Ltd., Illawarra Coal, Ashton Coal Operations Pty. Ltd., GE Mining (Industrea Pty Ltd), Allied Mills, C.J. Lipscombe Constructions Pty. Ltd., Askew Smash Repairs Pty. Ltd., Jismkiki Pty. Ltd., T & M Earthmoving Pty Ltd. and Eickhoff Australia Pty. Ltd.

Our Team

Consists of Five Tradesmen, One 4th Year apprentice and Two office staff.