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June 3, 2022

Newland’s signature Erebus 110 Underground Diamond Core Rig is ready to ship to our valued client in the West Australia Goldfields

Newland’s signature Erebus 110 Underground Diamond Core Rig is ready to ship to our valued client in the West Australia Goldfields. With a focus on manufacturing reliable and cost-effective equipment, the Erebus rig delivers low operational costs per metre for our clients. This rig consists of a 110kW pilot hydraulic drilling system with a high … Continue reading “Newland’s signature Erebus 110 Underground Diamond Core Rig is ready to ship to our valued client in the West Australia Goldfields”

May 29, 2022

Great Drill Conference and Exhibition with Australian Drilling Industry Association (ADIA)

We are all set up and ready for a great Drill Conference and Exhibition with Australian Drilling Industry Association (ADIA). Come and see us at booth #44.

May 29, 2022

Newland Precision Engineering aims to deliver world-class precision products and engineering services to domestic and international clientele

“To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often” – Winston Churchill. Newland Precision Engineering aims to deliver world-class precision products and engineering services to domestic and international clientele. Our mission is to help clientele achieve their goals and objectives by utilising our industry-leading expertise and know-how. We strive to deliver excellent … Continue reading “Newland Precision Engineering aims to deliver world-class precision products and engineering services to domestic and international clientele”

underground safety
April 14, 2022

Enhancing Safety on underground drill sites

Enhancing Safety on underground drill sites. This free-standing Aluminium Work Platform designed and manufactured by Newland Drilling and Mining Equipment provides an ergonomic working area for maintenance and rod handling work alongside the feed frame on underground diamond coring rigs. Adjustable legs on the platform enable ergonomic access for offsiders working at different heights and … Continue reading “Enhancing Safety on underground drill sites”

precision engineering and machining
April 4, 2022

Newlands’ well-equipped machine shop provides consistent quality

Newlands’ well-equipped machine shop provides consistent quality, part after part, using high-precision machine tools for all machining applications. Our horizontal boring/machining centre put the finishing touches to this mounting plate, cast here in Perth and finish machined to tight tolerance by the team at Newland Precision Engineering. Our quality control department utilises coordinate measuring machines, … Continue reading “Newlands’ well-equipped machine shop provides consistent quality”

telescoping chute control cuttings
March 26, 2022

Testing a fabricated telescopic chute used to control the cuttings produced by a Raise Bore machine

Helping our clients achieve their goals and objectives using our expertise and know-how. It’s what we do. At Newlands, our forte is creating niche, custom and often complex mining equipment and components for industry. Over the years, we’ve helped countless clients design and manufacture purpose-built equipment and machinery for a broad scope of requirements. Here … Continue reading “Testing a fabricated telescopic chute used to control the cuttings produced by a Raise Bore machine”

process engineering
March 14, 2022

Interesting article from Process Engineering

Interesting article from Process Engineering, commenting on the global supply chain issues. The report author, Achilles chief product officer Katie Tamblin commented that “data emerging from Q4 2021 was already indicating that 2022 would be a rocky road for global supply chains. With the additional conflict in Ukraine, the outlook was extremely concerning.” She goes … Continue reading “Interesting article from Process Engineering”

welding diagram
March 2, 2022

Welding

Interesting Engineering Fact – Welding Welding is a fabrication process, joining materials together by liquefying the places where they are to be bonded, coalescing these liquids, and allowing the coalesced liquid to solidify. First, where the two materials meet is melted, often adding a filler material, forming a molten material pool. At the end of … Continue reading “Welding”

3d printing filter covers cnc
February 3, 2022

3D printing for some filter covers for the CNC’s

What do you do when you need a replacement part in a hurry? We make our own! Check out this excellent time-lapse video of our 3D printer hard at work printing some filter covers for the CNC’s in our machine shop. After a few iterations, we settled on this superb design by one of our … Continue reading “3D printing for some filter covers for the CNC’s”

drilling rig
February 2, 2022

Diamond Core Drilling

Interesting Engineering Fact – Diamond Core Drilling. In 1863, Rodolphe Lescot, a French Engineer, who invented the diamond core drill, used his invention for drilling blast holes to tunnel Mont Cenis on the border between France and Italy. Using his previous experience as a watchmaker, he came up with the idea of using jewels or … Continue reading “Diamond Core Drilling”