CLOSE CONSULTANTS have provided structural and civil design capabilities on a diverse range of industrial projects; these include steelworks, concrete plants, aluminium smelters, industrial garnet plants, power stations and associated coal handling facilities, large industrial baghouses and boiler houses for power generation. In addition to working on the design and development of major industrial plants and infrastructure the company has also expertise in the structural design of various mechanical components and equipment, including fork lift attachments, various lift devices, storage and racking systems, mobile and fixed plant and equipment for the mining sector.

The company also developed and patented an inline quick release skirting  system for belt conveyors. The product was manufactured and distributed under the associated company BRIMCO SYSTEMS until the world-wide rights to the patent were sold to a large US manufacturing company.

The company has also had a joint venture partnerships with Binder & Co of Austria  and Eurosilo of the Netherlands.

Close Consultants can provide in-depth knowledge and expertise to the project team together with the latest design and drawings software tools.

Design Patent & Sale
Brimco Conveyor Skirt ClampExtensions to Slab Mill (design of 60T Gantry Girders)
Port Kembla, NSW
Extensions to Rockla
Concrete Pipe Factory
Emu PlansFire Services Tender
Upgrade of Ampol Terminal
Industrial Garnet Project Geraldton WA -Design DevelopmentInvestigation
Structural Failure of a Scrubber
North Head Sewerage Treatment Plant
FAI Insurance
Aluminium Extrusion Plant for Comalco
Brisbane QLD
“Eurosilo” Storage Systems
Various Proposals for Design, Supply and Installation
EUROSILO The Netherlands
Kandos Cement Works,
Kandos, NSW
“Bico-Tec” Horizontal Curved Conveyor
Various Proposals for Design and Supply
BINDER & CO Austria
Gypsum Reclaim System,
Pioneer Plasterboard
Melbourne, VIC
Development and Design
Forklift Attachments and Mobile Plant & Equipment
Boiler Housing and Shipping Frame
Sriracha, Thailand
ABB Power Pty Ltd
Austral Bronze Crane Copper
Design Heavy Duty Warehouse Racking System
EAST-WEST Engineering
Cooling Tower Proposal
Slag Granulation Plant, BHP
Port Kembla
BMCH (Bulk Materials Coal Handling)
Queensland Electricity Commission
Feasibility Study on Proposed New Power Station
Numerous Large Industrial Baghouses
Process Emission Consultants