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General +

Precision Engineering

General and

Precision Engineering

CNC Machining, Conventional Machining, Fabrication

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Rail

Maintenance

RAIL

MAINTENANCE

Complete Bogie refurbishment, Wheel Set Refurbishment, Traction Motor Repairs and Servicing, Rolling Stock Components, Gearbox building and refurbishment

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Stevedoring

Engineering Services

Stevedoring

Engineering Services

The Stevedoring site services business of Inver was recently sold to Cargotec Kalmar, please see inverportservices.com.au for more information on these activities.

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Traction

Motor Repairs

Traction

Motor Repairs

AC and DC Traction Motor overhauls to level one and two, Rewinds to manufacturers maintenance instructions, Overhaul and rewind of Main Generators + lots more

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Inver provides heavy maintenance services to the rail, stevedoring, steel, petrochemical and other industries. We believe our strength is the ability to offer you innovative, safe and cost effective solutions to maintenance activities. By utilising Inver to maintain your assets, you’ll benefit from market leading levels of service and experience that ultimately will provide a superior return on your assets.

At Inver, we’d like to form a close collaborative relationship with you and your team, understand your business and issues, then develop a sustainable solution for maintenance services.

  • Inver Engineering is an Australian owned and operated company established in Melbourne in 1989.
  • Our customers include some of the biggest names in the industry, several of whom have been coming to us for their engineering works for over 30 years.
  • Our state of the art workshops are based in Altona (previously Williamstown), Melbourne, Australia and are quality assured to ISO 9001:2008.

Contact us today and let us know how we can help with your next project.

Our Services

GENERAL AND

PRECISION ENGINEERING

CNC Machining
We have extensive CNC machining capacity including:

  • CNC Turning up 1020 swing x 4mtr between centre (Okuma and Mazak)
  • CNC Vertical Boring 1580 swing (Webster and Benenet)
  • CNC Machining centers up to 1500 x 600 4 axis (Okuma)
  • CNC milling 4 mtr x 1500 x 1500 (Zayer)

Conventional Machining and Fitting

  • Horizontal boring
  • Conventional turning up to 1100mm x 6mtr
  • Milling
  • 200 ton Press

Fabrication

  • Numerous welding units
  • Qualified Welders and Procedures
  • Dedicated separate workshop

For more information about these services, please email us at admin@inver.com.au

STEVEDORING

ENGINEERING SERVICES

Inver is your first call to solve engineering problems in your terminal. We’ve recently sold the site services, Port & Stevedoring division of our business to Kalmar Equipment Australia. For more information about the offsite services we still offer visit: inverportservices.com.au

Workshop activities carried out include:

  • Gearbox overhaul and assessment
  • Spreader overhaul and repair
  • Machining services
  • Manufacturing and stocking of spare parts
  • Fabrication Services

For more information about these services, please email us at admin@inver.com.au

TRACTION

MOTOR REPAIRS

The Traction Motor Repair area of our business can provide you with the following:
  • AC and DC Traction Motor overhauls to level one and two.
  • Rewinds to manufacturers maintenance instructions.
  • Overhaul and rewind of Main Generators
  • Overhaul and rewind of Auxiliary equipment such as radiator fan sets, auxiliary generators and motor alternators etc.
  • Change over service on D78 traction motors on a one for one basis if required. The motors are in stock refurbished and ready to be put into service.
  • Electrical Components
  • Electronics

For more information about these services, please contact:

Leigh Jenkins
Manager – Traction Motor Repairs
leigh@tractionmotorrepairs.com.au

Our Services

RAIL

MAINTENANCE

Inver Engineering has been involved in servicing the rail industry since the inception of the company over 30 years ago, providing precision machined and refurbished components for all classes of rolling stock.

In 2013 Inver Engineering established a purpose built, under 1 roof, Rail Maintenance facility. The facility allows for the end to end process of Bogie Overhauls to be performed without product being moved to other buildings, sites or sub contractors.

With a focus on value adding at every step of the process – Lean principles have been implemented. The only TAKT time driven Bogie overhaul facility in Australia – we are setting the new benchmark for the industry.


Bogies
The flexibility of an in-line complete overhaul process allows for an efficient, cost effective, processing of your product. A TAKT time driven process ensures that your product progresses as planned. Current supplier of services to METRO Trains Melbourne for the Nexas Fleet.

  • Bogie reconditioning
  • Gearbox inspection and overhaul (Authorised repairer for Watteeue Gearboxes)
  • Frame validation – Dimension verification using computerised measuring arms, giving accuracy not achieved before.
  • NDT Testing by AINDT qualified personel
  • Load Testing – Assembled bogies can be load tested and preset, ready for installation


Wheel Shop Services
Inver Engineering has a full service wheel shop that can offer a quality service at a competitive price to all operators and maintenance providers. Quality service is our goal and we have extensive procedures in place to ensure that the work undertaken will meet the critical safety standards required by rail operators. The wheel shop management and staff have over 92 years experience in major wheel shops and are well respected in the industry.Currently servicing Suburban / Country Passenger, Tram, Freight and Locomotive operators across Australia.

The scope of Wheel Set Refurbishment work undertaken is outlined below:

  • Reprofiling on Hegenscheidt Wheel Lathe
  • Re-discing with Farell Wheel Press, CNC Vertical Borer and associated support equipment
  • NDT Testing by AINDT qualified personnel
  • Reconditioning of axle boxes
  • Manufacture of axle boxes

For more information about these services, please contact:

Daniel Wilson
Rail Services Manager
dwilson@inver.com.au

Stephen Smith
Wheelshop Manager
stephen.smith@inver.com.au

Why Choose INVER ENGINEERING?

Estimates

We'll listen and understand your needs and together we'll work up a solution. You'll be provided with a quote to complete your project. No one likes last minute surprises and bill shock so we're about communicating with you all the way.

trusted

We've built solid relationships with the biggest names in the business for over 30 years. Our state of the art workshops are based in Altona (previously Williamstown), Melbourne, Australia and are quality assured to ISO 9001:2008.

CAN-DO APPROACH

Our can-do approach means that we can allocate maximum resources to your high priority jobs to ensure requirements are met within tight timeframes.

 

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TO Know ABOUT INVER

YEARS OF

EXPERIENCE

TECHNICIANS &

WORKERS

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SATISFIED

CUSTOMERS

Inver Engineering was established over 30 years ago to service local industry of metropolitan Melbourne. Since then, Inver has developed into a substantial and respected engineering company serving businesses across the ports and stevedoring, rail, petrochemical, oil and gas and manufacturing industries – Australia wide.

Inver is known for their wealth of engineering experience and knowledge, which enables them to deliver innovative and cost effective solutions. Customer satisfaction is critical to Inver’s success and the key to this is communication. We endeavor to clearly understand the customers’ needs and expectations at the outset, then we plan on meeting them in a safe and cost effective manner.

 

Inver Engineering has recently built a new facility that allows for adaptable work streams and increases its capacity to handle the needs of our customers. It is made up of 2 modern, well equipped shops containing overhead crane capacity to 25 ton and is located on a 20,000 sq mtr site in Altona. The workshops and businesses are both quality assured to ISO 9001:2008.

To find out how Inver Engineering can service your engineering needs, contact us at services@inver.com.au or on +61 3 9399 2166.

Address:

31-35 Drake Blvd, Altona, Victoria, Australia

OPERATING HOURS:

Mon–Fri: 08:00–17:00