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Thornton Engineering fabricated a 112 tonne shaft refurbishment headframe for a valued client. A quality of life upgrade to the plant will continue to assist this client in being one of Australia’s highest-grade copper mines.

Our scope included supply, fabrication, surface protection (galvanised or painted) and delivery of structural steel work, including:

  • Handrails
  • Platforms with floor plate
  • Custom welded box sections
  • Posts
  • Pedestals
  • Legs
  • Guide
  • Caged ladders
  • Floor plate & stair landings
  • Gates & doors
  • Collar beams
  • Frames and more


LocationCobar, NSW
MaterialHot Rolled Sections to AS3679.1:300 Hollow Sections to AS1163 (C250 & C350) Welded Beams to AS3679.2:300 Plates/Cleats to AS3678-250 Packers to A240-316 P1000 Unistruts

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David Thornton +61 (0) 3 5274 3180

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