Supported by a well-equipped, state-of-the-art machining and fabrication workshop, John Beever Australia has become synonymous with reliability, expertise and quality workmanship. We can deliver large scale projects. local industry, undertake equipment overhauls, fabrications, design and manufacture projects, and to support our on-site operations no matter how large, complex, simple or small the requirement may be. The 2,400m2 workshop is serviced by two overhead cranes and is set on an 8,000 m2 site with dual road access and accommodation for oversized items in a paved open area at the rear of the main workshop.

Our workshop is staffed by highly trained individuals and readily accommodates:

  • The manufacture and erection of structural steelwork for buildings, access platforms, stairways, monorails and support frames relevant to Australian Standards,
  • A wide range of equipment overhauls (from small and relatively simple to large and very complex),
  • Fabrication of plate sections and components from light gauge carbon steel, stainless steels and alloys to heavy plate machinery sections, The design, manufacture and installation of;
  • pressure vessels and process piping up to Class One, including the provision of specialist stainless steel polishers to food industry standards; and
  • storage tanks to API 620 or API 650 standards in carbon steel, austenitic stainless steels, duplex stainless steels and nickel alloys./li>
  • 24/7 on-call maintenance and breakdown labour support.
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    TURNING

    SMALL
    2000mm Between Centres
    500mm Maximum Diameter
    260mm Over Saddle
    50mm Hole in Head Stock
    930mm For Plates Only
    MEDIUM 1
    5000mm Between Centres
    630mm Maximum Diameter
    340 Over Saddle
    70mm Hole in Head Stock
    MEDIUM 2
    4000mm Between Centres
    840mm Maximum Diameter
    530mm Over Saddle
    85mm Hole in Head Stock
    930mm For Plates Only
    LARGE
    6000mm Between Centres
    1480 Swing Over Gap
    1150 Swing Over Bed
    850mm Swing Over Saddle

    MILLING

    SMALL
    850mm Longitudiinal Travel
    230mm Cross Travel
    400mm Vertical Travel
    LARGE
    1450 Longitudinal Travel
    350mm Cross Travel
    500mm Vertical Travel

    HORIZONTAL BORING

    SMALLER
    Table Size: 1000mm x 1120mm
    Max Table Load: 3.0 Tonnes
    "Z" Longitudinal Travel: 1600mm
    "X" Cross Travel: 1000mm
    "Y" Vertical Travel: 1000mm
    "W" Spindle Travel: 710mm
    LARGER
    Table Size: 1900mm x 1600mm
    Max Table Load: 12.0 Tonnes
    "Z" Longitudinal Travel: 2600mm
    "X" Cross Travel: 1600mm
    "Y" Vertical Travel: 2000mm
    "W" Spindle Diameter: 125mm

    VERTICAL BORING

    Max Turning Diameter: 2300mm
    Max Height under Bridge: 1500mm
    Max Slide Travel: 1000mm
    Max Weight: 15.0 Tonnes
    (Unit has Screw Cutting and Copy Turning facilities)

    SLOTTER

    Max Diameter: 850mm
    Max Stroke: 210mm
    Two Speed Drive

    DRILLING

    RADIAL DRILLS:
    One (1) Metre Under Column
    1200mm Radial Travel
    Size 4 Sleeve
    600mm Column Movement
    RADIAL DRILLS:
    Five (5) Morse Taper
    PEDESTAL DRILLS:
    Two (2) Sleeve

    PRESS

    Capacity: 60.0 Tonne

    GRINDING

    SURFACE GRINDER:
    Magnetic Table Size: 170mm x 500mm
    Max Height under Wheel: 200mm
    CYLINDRICAL GRINDER:
    Between Centres: 700mm
    Max Diameter: 200mm
    INTERNAL GRINDING:
    Max Diameter: 250mm

    PLATE ROLLS

    Max Width: 2500mm at 3.0mm Plate Thickness
    Max Thickness: 6.0mm at 1500mm Wide Plate

    PLASMA CUTTER

    S.A.F. Nertajet 80.120
    25mm Plasmashield

    WELDING & CUTTING

    Manuel Metallic Arc Welding
    Flux Core Arc Welding
    Gas Metallic Arc Welding (MIG)
    Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG)
    Oxy and Aceylene/Gas Mix Cutting