This article showcases our top picks for the best Australia based Industrial Engineering startups. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Industrial Engineering industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Australia Industrial Engineering Startups
Fastbrick Robotics Limited (ASX:FBR) is an Australian robotic technology company developing and commercialising digital construction technology solutions. Fastbrick Robotics’ revolutionary bricklaying machine Hadrian X represents the first application of the Company’s underlying intellectual property portfolio.
Hadrian X is a globally patented 3D robotic bricklaying system and marks the transition to dynamically stabilised robots (DSR) operating outdoors in uncontrolled environments. Fastbrick is currently advancing its robotics technology through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Caterpillar Inc.
(NYSE:CAT) demonstrating global scalability and a MOU with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia highlighting customer demand for Fastbrick’s technology. Fastbrick is committed to improving the safety, speed, accuracy, cost and waste management in the global construction industry through utilising the world’s latest innovations in mobile robotic technology.
To learn more, please visit www.fbr.com.au.. .
Macmahon provides contract mining services to clients in Australia, New Zealand, South East Asia, and Africa. It operates through three segments: Surface Mining, Underground Mining, and International Mining.
The company offers surface mining services, including mine planning and management, drilling and blasting, bulk and selective mining, crushing and screening, fixed plant maintenance, camp and mine management, train loadout management, and operation and maintenance of client equipment. It also provides underground mining services, such as mine management, underground development and production, portal establishment, raise drilling, cable bolting, shot creting, remote shaft lining, production drilling, and shaft sinking services.
In addition, the company offers plant, maintenance, and engineering services, which include commissioning, shutdown, and maintenance management; operation and maintenance of client-owned plant and infrastructure; water management and tailings dam maintenance services; modification to existing plant to suit clients’ needs; design, construction, commission, and maintenance of crushing and screening plants; fabrication, installation, and maintenance of structural, mechanical, mining, and electrical plant and equipment for surface and underground clients; and specialized engineering services.. .
Quantify Technology is an Australian based pioneer of Truly Intelligent Buildings that provides building blocks and products needed to enable market participation in the Internet of Things (IoT) space. Quantify Technology’s patented Truly Intelligent Building solution captures the wall space to deliver advanced technology solutions without the need for major building modifications or rewiring of a building.
Simple to install, the framework can be installed as part of a new construction project or retro-fitted into any existing building and provides a unified framework for the delivery of a multitude of technology solutions.. .
Catapult began in 2006 as an Australian start-up focused on elite wearables and has since become a category leader in elite sports technology, completing a number of key acquisitions over the past few years. This includes the purchase of Canberra-based GPSports in 2014, market leader in video-based technology XOS Digital as well as Ireland-based Playertek in 2016, and most recently SportsMed Elite and Baseline athlete management systems in August 2017.
Over the past ten years, Catapult has provided performance analytics to the world’s leading sports organisations. Teams such as Brazil, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Saracens and the Australian Cricket Team have all benefited from Catapult insights, as well as organisations, leagues and governing bodies such as the England and Wales Cricket Board, NRL and La Liga.
With precision engineering at the intersection of sports science and analytics, Catapult products are designed to optimise performance, mitigate the risk of injury, and quantify the return to play. Today, Catapult has over 300 staff based across 16 countries worldwide, working with over 1500 elite teams from 35 different sports globally.
Catapult Group International Limited (CAT) is listed on the Australian Stock Exchange.. .
Service Stream Limited accesses, designs, builds, installs, and maintains networks in Australia. With locations all over Australia, the company completes 48 million property visits per year as we roll out the nbn, read meters, and install solar PV among many other services based in the telecommunications and utilities sectors.
The company offers its services to copper, fiber, HFC, and wireless telecommunications networks, as well as a range of private and public energy and water entities.. .
MRX Technologies Group
MRX is a provider of monitoring systems for rail rolling stock and infrastructure. The MRX Technologies Group has been offering services for manufacturers and operators of rail systems since 1996.
MRX take enormous pride in the quality and effectiveness of our products and services and have the proven capability to work with our customers to provide technology-based solutions to meet their particular requirements.. .
Aurecon brings ideas to life to design a better future. Imagining what is possible, they turn problems into solutions.
They provide advisory, design, delivery and asset management services on projects across a range of markets, in locations worldwide. These services include: Digital advisory and infrastructure advisory Building design, ground engineering design and infrastructure design Programme and project management delivery Asset management and geospatial systems Understanding the value of expertise, they mobilise their global pool of talent to understand and solve the critical and complex problems you face.
They seek to unravel complexity, create clarity and invent new value for you.. .
Designbx connects clients with designers that transform their homes into spaces that reflect a personal style and budget. Designbx is an Australian business established in 2015 by three founding directors sharing a passion to improve the home and work environments of 1 million people by 2023.
Designbx, named as a Telstra Business Award NSW Finalist 2018 is Australia’s first 100% online interior design solution, bringing an affordable, professional service within reach of Australian homeowners and small businesses.. .
Levett Engineering is a world leading precision component manufacturer with an Australian and International client base that includes the Defence, Aerospace, Medical, Electronics and Commercial Engineering sectors. Levett Engineering conforms to international Quality Standards for all aerospace, defence and commercially manufactured components and is ITAR compliant*.
In addition to its exacting operational benchmarks, the Levett name is renowned throughout the engineering industry for its product quality, integrity and value. With its reputation as a preferred employer, Levett Engineering employs the highest skilled craftsmen with an unwavering commitment to product quality and on-time delivery.
The team uses state-of-the-art high-performance equipment from the world’s leading suppliers to produce machined components. Component manufacturing for defence aviation, aerospace, aeronautical and electrical engineering is considered the pinnacle of advanced manufacturing and an industry of the future.
As a leader and key investor in this field, Levett Engineering is committed to helping transform and diversify South Australia into an export focused advanced manufacturing state. Levett Engineering conforms to the AS9100 Rev C Quality Standard for aerospace and defence manufactured components with ITAR compliance.
The company also conforms to ISO 9001 2008 Quality Standards as a minimum for all customer requirements.. .
GRD Limited is an engineering and project development company. GRD’s main business is GRD Minproc, a world class engineering and project delivery business specializing in the design, procurement and construction of mineral projects, with primary operations in Australia, Africa and South America.
GRD also owns Global Renewables, a development company specializing in the recovery of resources from municipal solid waste. GRD is an ASX listed engineering company based in Perth, Australia, which employs 850 people globally..
Prospectors Supplies Pty Ltd
Prospectors is a company that offers quality equipment, supplies and tools to professionals in any outdoor related industry. From weather instruments to compasses and clinometers, from core trays and core boxes to magnifying glasses, microscopes and binoculars, from GPS devices to waterproof protect hard case, from barricade tape and flagging tape to waterproof paper and field desks, and much more, we may have the professional outdoor equipment you need.
At Prospectors we believe that prompt delivery, response, and friendly old-time communication is essential to customers whether shopping online, working from our catalogue or talking with one of our staff. We are committed to prompt delivery regardless of our customer’s location.
We regularly ship to remote areas within Australia as well as overseas in African countries, China, Mongolia, India and Vietnam. In fact, we deliver anywhere a customer may need our great gear.
To make sure you get the right product for your needs we have representatives who can visit your location. Our staff is frequently on-site with our customers helping them to find the equipment they need and will be more than happy to visit your organization too.
Because we collect products from a lot of different suppliers in Australia and overseas, we may not have listed all the products that are available. So, if you are looking for something specific, contact us and we will track it down..
CADDs Engineering has provided innovative engineering services in Perth for over 20 years. They are comprised of three teams: Structural Engineering, Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.
Together these teams provide innovative solutions to mining and construction industries across Australia.. .
MACA Interquip, formerly trading as Interquip Pty Limited and Interquip Construction Pty Limited (Interquip), is a multi-disciplinary company with a proven track record in delivering small to large scale SMP projects, new and refurbished plant and equipment, and consumables to the mineral processing sector of the resources industry. Supporting the resource and infrastructure industries across Australia, MACA Interquip offers a range of second hand mining equipment and machinery for sale or hire.
Our hands-on-approach and can-do attitude makes themdifferent to other contractors in the industry. They aim to provide value to their clients’ projects through more than just the equipment.
With a vision to be number one, they invest in their people, understand their clients’ needs and source reliable and quality equipment to deliver a complete project solution. Their coalition with MACA provides anyone who aligns with them, the advantage of working alongside an international mining services company.
As the trusted experts in their field, their promise is to deliver the best project results to every client.. .
Red Dog Linings
Red Dog Linings ancestral company is manufacturer of hardfaced plate, inventing the Bulkwelding process in 1965 and has since been a manufacturer of abrasion and impact resistant industrial materials. These include Chrome carbide hardfaced plate, chrome carbide plate fabrications, hardfaced overlay services and refurbishing of components such as Steel Mill rolls and supplying hardfacing welding consumables.With it’s engineering, production and manufacturing centre in the United Kingdom, Red Dog Linings serves customers across the globe in Steel, Cement, Mining, Power and many other industries.
Their focus is to provide solutions, which extend the life of mission-critical equipment that help increase customer profit and productive uptime. They manufacture a comprehensive range of abrasion and impact resistant hardfaced plates using their proprietary Bulkwelding process.
The properties of the hardfaced plates are engineered to provide extended service life at ambient and elevated temperatures in aggressive environments involving abrasion, erosion and impact.. .
Agaidi is an industrial technology company. Their infrastructure includes system management and locationing engine software in the cloud, access points that manage ultra low power wireless communication at the site, small battery operated Beacons and tags.
It is a comprehensive solution for even the most demanding environments since it can be operated fully electricity free. Agaidi’s website also supports a blog about industrial technologies.
The purpose of the blog is to help people buy industrial products and know about the latest innovations available in this sector.. .
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