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Certified Lifting Equipment

As we all know there is an ever increasing onus on businesses to eliminate risk in the workplace and the threat of litigation is always looming. It just doesn’t make sense to use non-certified lifting equipment. But what do you do when there isn’t a product available that suits your application?

Call Jet. We specialise in the design and manufacture of certified lifting products that are custom built for a specific task. Following are some examples of previous solutions.

Counterweight Removal Trolley

The counterweight removal trolley was specifically designed to provide a safe and efficient method of removing and installing counterweights under locomotives during maintenance.  Designed and manufactured to Australian Standards, the trolley is supplied complete with certification report from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Forklift Man Baskets

No forklift is complete without a man basket.  Perfect for workshop maintenance, accessing the top of heavy loads to attach lifting chains, and a thousand other uses.  Features include:
  • Self closing, latching gate
  • Non-slip floor
  • Fold down back board for access to tight places
  • Locking pins to secure basket to forklift

Gantry Cranes

We can custom design a gantry crane to meet your exact requirements.  Lift height, span, and WLL can all be customised.   Cranes can be supplied with either an electric or a manual hoist.  All cranes are designed and manufactured to Australian Standards, and are supplied complete with a certification report from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Wheel Motor Lifting Brackets

Wheel motor lifting brackets are an essential tool to improve the safety and efficiency of removing and installing wheel motors from diesel / electric haul trucks. We have existing designs for a wide range of wheel motors, and can design brackets to suit any motor. All brackets are designed and manufactured to Australian standards, and are supplied complete with a certification report from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Lifting Beams

We can design and manufacture a lifting beam that meets your exact requirements.  All design and manufacture is carried out to Australian standards, and our beams are supplied with a certification report from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Winch Brackets

We can custom design winch brackets to suit your application.  Shape, attachment method and WLL can all be customised. Our winch brackets are designed and manufactured to Australian standards, and are supplied complete with certification from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Mesh Handling Frame

Designed for unloading bundles of mesh off transport, and for reloading them for transport underground, our mesh handling frames offers significant benefits:
  • Reduced labour costs through increased efficiency
  • Reduced material costs due to less product damage
  • Reduced risk of injury to personnel
Designed and manufactured to Australian standards, our mesh handling frames are supplied with a certification report from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Cable Drum Stands

Our cable drum stands feature an easily removable, but positively retained shaft.  The fork pockets and optional lifting lugs also provide maximum convenience when relocating.

We can custom design and manufacture certified stands that meet your exact requirements in regards to working load limit (WLL), drum width and reel diameter.

Designed and manufactured to Australia standards, our cable drum stands are supplied with a certification report from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Monorail A-Frames

Monorail A-Frames are widely used throughout the longwall mining industry for storage and maintenance of monorail festoons and rigid sections.  Our design includes features to make our A-Frames stackable for ease of storage and transport when not in use. Our A-Frames are designed and manufactured to Australian standards, and are supplied complete with a certification report from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Monorail Hose Maintenance Systems

This system provides a more user-friendly method of maintaining longwall monorail hoses.  The advantages of this system include improved access to the monorail hoses, as well as sufficient clearance to drive an LHD straight through the middle. Designed and manufactured to Australian standards, the system is supplied complete with a certification from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Machine Stands

We can custom design and manufacture machine stands to suit your exact requirements.  Collapsed height, fully extended height and WLL can all be customised to suit your application.  Our stands can be supplied with an optional trolley for positioning the stands under a vehicle without manual handling.  We also offer the option of wheels and a handle for fine positioning of the stands under a vehicle. Our stands are designed an manufactured to Australian standards, and are supplied complete with certification by an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Trestles

Whether you require workshop trestles, or heavy duty trestles for earth-moving equipment assembly and maintenance, we can supply trestles that meet your exact requirements.  Our trestles come with the peace of mind of knowing exactly what load they can hold. Designed and manufactured to Australian standards, our trestles are supplied with a certification report from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Steel Racks

We have steel rack designs that are perfect for storing merchant bar, structural steel lengths, plate and mesh.  Height, storage capacity (WLL), maximum section length, and number of shelves can all be customised to meet with your requirements. Designed and manufactured to Australian standards, our steel racks are supplied with certification from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Pick Changing Safety Prop

Our pick changing safety prop provides a quick and convenient means of temporarily supporting the roof to improve operator safety while replacing picks.

The prop features coarse adjustment for rapidly adapting to different cutting heights, and then a rotating handle for setting the prop to the roof.

The prop is available in a low cost steel version, and a light-weight carbon fibre version. Both versions are supplied complete with design certification from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

Roof Support Canopy Stands

Our roof support canopy stands provide a safe and convenient method of supporting roof support canopies while performing maintenance on compensating cylinders and their clevises.

The stands are height adjustable to suit a wide range of roof supports, and feature Rud lugs for ease of relocating.

Designed and manufactured to Australian standards, the stands are supplied complete with a design certification from an RPEQ Mechanical Engineer.

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