Mine maintenance and shutdowns

We offer multi-discipline maintenance, shutdown, fabrication and project services to the Australian resources, energy, infrastructure and marine sectors.  We operate Australia-wide including the Pilbara region, Darwin, the Surat and Bowen Basins, Olympic Dan and more.


Our capabilities include:

We can deliver a complete range of design and construct building services across various sectors throughout Australia.  Our vertically-integrated structure means we can offer our clients full-service construction capabilities – from concept to completion – enabling a greater control over programming, costs and quality. 

With our Electrical service team Savannah Engineers offers a total maintenance solution. We can provide onsite labour hire for all shutdown works as well as commercial and domestic electrical projects and applications.

Company Electrical License - EC10274.

Coupled with our fabrication capabilities, we have the expertise to provide turnkey troubleshooting, maintenance repair and servicing to both fixed plant and mobile equipment. This can be carried out at our well-equipped workshops or by our service vehicles.

Our experienced and professional staff have the skills and knowledge to work on any equipment. This includes light vehicles through to heavy diesel plant, hydraulics, auto electrical, air-conditioning, line boring, bucket and tray rebuilds and lifting equipment.

We work closely with our clients to design, implement and improve unique solutions to specific issues associated with their fleet.

Our state-of-the-art facilities are equipped for a wide range of applications covering new builds and refurbishment.  This  includes general fabrication, chutes, piping, crushers, screens, conveying, cyclones, liners and more.

Our many offices and factories strategically located throughout Australia means we are able service even the most remote areas,  mobilise at short notice and meet the tightest deadlines.

We contract for many maintenance projects including both mechanical and structural works. We offer fixed rates as well as pricing options for multi-discipline projects, shutdown management and subcontracting.

Our fabrication capability is complemented by our blast and paint facilities, allowing us to complete the full fabrication and surface treatment in-house. We are able to blast items ready for inspection prior to repair, both in our workshops and at your site, as well as finishing and painting to specification.

We provide skilled labour for hire for various roles in the mining sector.  All our personnel undergo rigorous safety education and induction courses before mobilising to work sites.

Personnel are available cover the following roles:

  • Boilermakers
  • Carpenters
  • Diesel fitters
  • Diesel mechanics
  • Electricians
  • Line borers / machinists
  • Marine and coded welders
  • Marine mechanics
  • Mechanical fitters / pipe fitters
  • Painter blasters
  • Plant fitters
  • Plumbers / gas fitters
  • Site administration
  • Storemen
  • Supervisors / site coordinators / leading hands
  • Trade assistants.

We retain three state-of-the-art mobile line boring machines that are equipped with a diesel welder and generator, lighting tower and toolboxes.  We are able to mobilise anywhere in the Pilbara regions 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

We offer a range of machining capabilities with various size lathe machines, milling machines, key cutting, drilling and line boring.

We are able to cut and bend sheet metal and plate steel, cut structural steel and pipe on our bandsaws, cold saws, punch and shears.

We have the capabilities to perform minor plant upgrades and capital works projects. We are able to undertake all aspects of these projects from construction through to commissioning.

Our skilled team of rubber liners have a wealth of experience with the application of a variety of materials. Primarily our product of choice is Linatex, which is well-proven across the industry.

We maintain a holistic approach to shutdowns – from long-term planning through to execution and post-shut review and improvement.

Our organisation has an excellent record for successfully completing shutdowns safely, on time and on budget to high quality standards.  We also have the capacity to effectively tackle difficult and time constrained tasks. 

We carry out structural repairs and replacement from workshop to site.  This includes surface preparation and finishing either in our blasting and paint facilities or mobilised to site.

All remedial works are performed under strict integrated systems and tight safety and quality controls.  We work closely with all stakeholders to achieve the right inspection, reporting and repair methodology outcomes.