COMING SOON – ONLINE REFRESHER TRAINING (July 2022)

Training courses have been designed to be undertaken at any time using a desktop computer, tablet, or mobile phone. Courses are video-based training with questionnaires and certificates issued for all trainees. Most of the major Electrical Authorities have expressed keen interest in being able to access this training portal. We expect the training portal will be available for end users …

TUNNELEC TAKES DELIVERY OF TWO SPECIAL DRUM STANDS – (May 2022)

Redmond Gary Australia, in conjunction with Tunnelec, has designed two custom-made 2.3T Drum Stands, each with a drum capacity of 1650mm outside diameter and 1200mm wide, and weighing up to 2300kgs. The Drum Stands are provided with a friction-type drum rotator, together with electric-powered hydraulic power packs with pendant control. The drum stand and power pack will be installed onto …

SERVICE STREAM TAKES DELIVERY OF THREE AUTO REEL MACHINES

Service Stream Fixed Communications Pty Ltd trading as Service Stream Essential Network Services has taken delivery of three auto SCW500 Single Side Winding Machines. These machines will be used in their Melbourne, Sydney, and Brisbane warehouses to wind on job lengths of cable on drum sizes up to 1100mm diameter by 650mm wide weighing up to 500kgs. The SCW500 is …

DARREN JAMES – BMX AUSTRALIAN TITLE WINNER

In December last year, Darren James, a senior mechanical machinist at Redmond Gary Australia, placed first in the BMX National Titles held at Nerang BMX Club on the Gold Coast. For the last 5 years Darren has been competing and placing in the top 4. When Darren was younger, he competed in BMX in New Zealand. He retired from the …

ESSENTIAL ENERGY TAKE DELIVERY OF THE FIRST TWO TL17M MEWP’S ON NEW HINO 500 MODEL

Essential Energy takes delivery of the first two TL17M MEWPs mounted on the all-new model Hino 500 Series FM2632 Auto. RGA’s engineering department designed a new subframe to fit the specifications of the Hino cab chassis and comply with the vehicle standards and AS1418.10-2011 (+A1): 2017. As Redmond Gary Australia has not manufactured this newly designed subframe for the Hino …

REDMOND GARY AUSTRALIA CHRISTMAS PARTY (December 2021)

Redmond Gary Australia had their workshop Christmas party at O’Reilly’s Vineyard, just outside Canungra in the Gold Coast Hinterland. Although it had been raining all week, we were lucky the weather fined up just for that day. The party was held in the morning till lunchtime. Many of our staff have young families and brought their children along. O’Reilly’s arranged …

RGA Apprentice Wins 2nd Year Engineering Apprentice of the Year Award (November 2021)

A huge congratulations to Lewis Jameson for being named the 2nd Year Engineering Apprentice of the Year at Gold Coast TAFE. Lewis commenced his Engineering Mechanical Trade (Maintenance Fitting) apprenticeship with RGA in July 2019. He works in our Service Department working on 10 Year Rebuilds to our range of Elevating Work Platforms. The Award’s night was held at Sharks …

SHAYNE ORFORD CELEBRATES 15 YEARS (October 2021)

This month, Shayne Orford celebrated his 15-year employment anniversary with Redmond Gary. Shayne is a machine tools fitter and works with RG Machine Tools, a fully owned subsidiary of Redmond Gary Australia. RG Machine Tools was established more than 30 years ago and supplies a wide range of manual and CNC Metal Cutting machine tools to customers throughout Australia and …

REDMOND GARY DESIGNS FLAT HOSE DISPENSING SYSTEM (October 2021)

Redmond Gary Australia was contacted by Angus Flexible Pipelines Australia Pty Ltd to design and manufacture a suitable system to spool custom lengths of flat hose from large warehouse stock spools onto smaller spools to meet customer length requirements. The system had to be flexible enough to handle a wide range of different flat hose types, mounted on a range …

ERGON ENERGY TAKES DELIVERY OF NEW DRUM STAND WINCH

Redmond Gary Australia was contacted by Ergon Childers Depot after they lost a substantial deposit on a powered drum stand when the company that they had ordered it through went into liquidation. The specifications of the original unit were supplied to RGA, however, our sales and engineering teams were able to offer a new design based on RGA’s standard 1.5T …