RockLogic RBIS Sensor

Transmin’s RockLogic RBIS* Sensor

Transmin’s award winning Rockbreaker control system is now retrofit friendly. Previously, upgrading your existing Rockbreaker to use RockLogic involved hydraulic cylinder modifications to install the in cylinder transducer which added additional time and cost when retrofitting to existing Rockbreaker’s. With our newly released RBIS (RockLogic Bolt-on Incline Sensor) sensor, all sensors are externally mounted and easy to install and maintain, reducing cost and time and increasing reliability.

Transmin has recently also added a host of new options such as:

  • Live sound feed from the Rockbreaker to the Slimline Controller which improves the efficiency of remote rockbreaking.
  • Safety gate panels that include safety rated gate switch and reset button for added safety during remote operations.
  • Local operator panel, providing local storage of the radio controller along with a place to charge spare batteries.
  • Revised support packages with tailored operator training using Transmin’s own Rockbreaker for the practical component.

Simplified and standardised control panels have also been design to reduce overall system cost and reduced procurement times. This means you can enhance the operation of your existing Rockbreaker for less than you think. By implementing RockLogic, your existing Rockbreaker will be enhanced with the following features:

  • Realtime active 3D collision avoidance (not just simple limits)
  • Automated movements – one touch park and deploy
  • Process integration with the plant
  • Remote operation over any distance using our Slimline Controller
  • Enhanced machine safety using our SafeLogic safety system

Get in touch today for a live demonstration of the RockLogic Control System or to discuss how RockLogic can improve your crushing operation or click here to download the RockLogic brochure.

Peter Konstek
Head of Controls & Automation

FREE CALL (Aus): 1300 127 091

Case Study: LPF Reclaim Hopper

Case Study:

Low Profile Feeder™
‘Reclaim Hopper’
for  Iron Ore Tailings

Location: 220km SE of Geraldton, Western Australia

Operation Type:  Iron Ore/Magnetite Mine

Equipment Solution: Low Profile Feeder

Date: 2012


Scope of Project:

Transmin’s client, a global EPC servicing the mining and cement industries, were looking for a cost-effective way to transfer stockpiled iron ore tailings from a series of filter presses to an overland conveyor at a newly established iron ore and magnetite mine in Mid-Western Australia.

The EPC had been hired by the site contractor and operator, to come up with a solution to the problem and decided that the most efficient way to do this was to use a low profile ‘Reclaim Hopper’ that could be fed iron ore tailings using a front end loader.

This would enable significant savings to be made by eliminating the need for multiple conveyors and transfer points, which require a larger capital outlay than a single CAT 992k loader.

The system also needed to be able to transfer 1500 tonnes of iron ore tailings per hour from the reclaim stockpile to the overland conveyor in order to meet the production requirements of the site’s owner.

Transmin’s Solution:

Transmin’s Low Profile Feeder (LPF) Reclaimer Hopper was the perfect choice for their situation because it fills the role of both feeder and conveyor, and allows for receival, storage and feeding to be done with the one machine, saving on additional capital expenditure.

It is also designed to have a bulk-loading hopper fitted to the frame, so it can be fed using front-end-loaders and other bucket machinery, which was one of the project’s primary requirements.

Management at the EPC were also impressed with the various models Transmin had available, and the fact they can be customised with many additional features and options, including a large range of capacities and belt sizes, and the unique ability to change direction from horizontal to inclined using a bend transition without the need for additional machines or transfer points.

The Result:

According to EPC Project Manager, Stuart Taylor, the Low Profile Feeder has consistently outperformed the desired 1500 tonnes/hour output rate, without any problems.

Because the feeder can be supplied with material via a front end loader, costs have been kept to a minimum compared to the additional capital that would have been required if multiple conveyors and take-up/transfer points were needed.

Instead, they are now operating in the most efficient way possible and Transmin’s Low Profile Feeder had been the key to achieving this outcome.

“The client is really impressed with the performance of the reclaim Low Profile Feeder™. In fairness, the machine was used above and beyond its initial design spec and it’s never missed a beat. This thing is bullet proof.”

Stuart Taylor, Project Manager at the client EPC


Like more information?  Visit the boom system web-page, or contact us direct:

Phil Gilbert
Director – Capital Sales & Business Development


Case Study: Isolation Gates

Case Study:

Isolate Downstream Equipment from
the Primary Stockpile, with Transmin
Heavy-Duty Isolation Gates.

Location: Brazil

Operation Type:  Iron Ore Mine

Application: Stockpile

Equipment Solution: Transmin Hydraulic Isolation Gates

Date: May 2014



Transmin has been established in Australia for over 30 years.  In 2014, we partnered with local Brazilian equipment manufacturer firm TMSA – Tecnologia em Movimentação S/A, so as to bring our combined expertise and unique, innovative equipment offerings to the Brazilian mining industry. In May 2014 Transmin / TMSA was proud to announce the sale of our first large-scale capital equipment project in Brazil, to a major iron ore project.

Issue on site:

Transmin’s heavy-duty hydraulic isolation gates were used by our client to isolate downstream equipment from the primary stockpile, where traditionally, rod gates or spile-bars were used.

Each of the four gates isolated an aperture of 8400mm x 2400mm, with four hydraulic cylinders giving an opening or closing time of around five minutes – ensuring nothing gets through. A local operating panel is situated adjacent to each gate but only one hydraulic power pack of 75kW is required for the four machines.

The added investment of the Transmin gates was more than offset by the higher all-round availability of the plant, and the increased safety of plant personnel during inspection and maintenance.

Furthermore, all equipment and componentry was sourced and/or fabricated locally in Brazil, contributing to the local economy.

The overall result: Higher plant availability thanks to a safer, more reliable inspection and maintenance schedule.

Like more information?  Visit the isolation gates web-page, or contact us direct:

Phil Gilbert
General Sales Manager



ConveyorPro Belt

Transmin ConveyorPro
Belt Range & Servicing

ConveyorPro – Belts to Suit all Industries & Applications

Transmin’s new ConveyorPro range is a full-service ‘one-stop-shop’ for any business operating conveyors and feeders.  Our range caters to all sizes across all industry sectors – from heavy-duty overland mining and materials handling, to precision pharmaceutical.

If you’re looking for ‘everything conveyors’ – look no further!

Our HUGE belt range is competitively priced and quality assured.  What’s more, we can supply, install and service (including splicing); removing the hassle of dealing with multiple vendors.

Belt Range Available:

  • Open Belt
    • NN – Nylon
    • EP – Polyester
    • CC – Cotton Canvas
    • ST – Steel Cord
    • Heat & Fire Resistant
    • Rip Stop
  • Patterned Belt
    • Chevron, Cross Convex, Grooved, Dotted, Multi V Convex, Crescent Top, Cleated, Side Wall Cleated
  • Food Grade Belt

Splicing Available!

Unlike most suppliers, Transmin can handle the full install of your conveyor belt, offering both hot and cold splicing.  Our team of highly trained service technicians are on hand from start to finish.

Get in touch with Transmin today and see how much we can save you on belt AND servicing: 

Adam Dodson
Parts Key Account Manager

FREE CALL (Aus): 1300 127 091

ConveyorPro Rollers & Idlers

ConveyorPro Rollers & Idlers
We keep you moving…

Rollers and Idlers to Suit all Industries and Applications

Transmin’s new ConveyorPro range is a full-service ‘one-stop-shop’ for any business operating conveyors and feeders.  Our range caters to all sizes across all industry sectors – from heavy-duty overland materials handling, to precision pharmaceutical and our new ‘white’ food belt.

If you’re looking for ‘everything conveyors’ – look no further.

Our HUGE roller and idler range is competitively priced and quality assured.  What’s more, we can supply, install and service all componentry, taking the hassle out of dealing with multiple vendors.

ConveyorPro Roller & Idler Range:

  • Carry Rollers                    steel, composite, HDPE
  • Return Rollers                  steel, composite, HDPE
  • Rubber Impact Rollers      steel, composite, HDPE
  • Guide Rollers
  • Idler Frames
  • Retractable Idlers
  • Training Idlers
  • Transitions Idlers
  • Weigh Idlers, and
  • Garlands

 Installations Available!

Unlike most suppliers, Transmin can handle the full install and change out of your parts and componentry.  Our team of highly trained service technicians are on hand from start to finish, either on-site or at Transmin’s world class facilities in Perth.

Get in touch with Transmin today and see how much we could save you on your rollers, idlers AND associated servicing. 

Or get in touch with us direct;

Adam Dodson
Parts Key Account Manager

FREE CALL (Aus): 1300 127 091

Case Study: Improved Stockpile Extraction

Case Study:

Improved Stockpile Extraction, with
Minimal Downtime and Reduced
Capital Works Costs.

Location: Australia

Operation Type:  Open cut gold mine

Application: Stockpile

Equipment Solution: Transmin Low Profile Feeder

Date: Sept 2016


Issue on site:

Under the existing setup, the site was struggling to achieve sufficient extraction from the stockpile. The existing extraction method utilised conventional feeders submerged in conventional pre-cast concrete tunnels. Installing a secondary tunnel with conventional belt or apron feeder extraction and associated chutes onto a collector conveyor belt would prove expensive, not least due to the height requirement (5m plus), and would take the plant out of production for excessively long periods.  One alternative would be to use a front end loader to supplement the extraction, but this too would prove both time and labour intensive.

The Solution:

Transmin’s solution, was to utilise the Low Profile Feeder (LPF) with its low 1<m installed height advantage, and ability to incline within a single machine.  The LPF would be located in an additional precast concrete tunnel submerged under the stockpile, with an extraction slot approximately 7m long.

The LPF would act as both feeder and conveyor – extracting and carrying ore from the stockpile simultaneously on the same machine for approximately 40m towards an inclined section, where it would be deposited directly onto a conventional conveyor.

Thanks to the LPF’s ultra-low profile, the height requirement of the pre-cast tunnel sections could be brought down, and the need for additional chute-work eliminated thanks to the built-in incline section.  The end result would be a substantial reduction in civil-works.

This in turn meant installation could be completed with minimum disruption to stockpile operations. A culvert would be dug-out using excavators and the new pre-cast concrete tunnels dropped into place, allowing the stockpile to be quickly reformed and put back into full service.


The benefits of using the Low Profile Feeder include;

  • Significant improvement to stockpile extraction efficiency
  • Substantially reduced retrofitting costs – both capital equipment and civil-works, due to;
    • Ability to extract, convey and incline within a single machine
    • Eliminating the need for additional chute-work
    • Significantly reduced sub-stockpile construction requirements
  • Minimal disruption to operations – reduced civil-works means installation can be completed during normal operations

The overall result: Higher productivity at a reduced cost.

Like more information?  Visit the LPF web-page, or contact us direct:

Phil Gilbert
General Sales Manager



Apron Feeder Servicing & Parts

Apron Feeder Servicing & Parts

…At really COMPETITIVE rates.

Transmin’s service history dates back over 25 years’ with parts and servicing capability for various apron feeder models.

What’s more, Transmin is an Australian distributor of Berco chain and componentry, nationwide.  We can source, supply AND INSTALL at rates that will not be beaten!

Apron Feeder Parts Available:

  • Heavy Duty Track Chains – D3, D4, D5, D6, D7, D8, D9, D10, D11
  • Pans / Slats,
  • Sprockets,
  • Drive Motors,
  • Gearboxes,
  • All Fasteners,
  • Carry / Load Rollers,
  • Return Rollers, and
  • Seal Kits

Installations Available:

Unlike most suppliers, Transmin can handle the full install and change out of componentry.  Our team of highly trained service technicians are on hand from start to finish, at Transmin’s world-class facilities in Perth, or on-site nation-wide.

Get in touch with Transmin today and see how much we could save you on replacement apron feeder parts AND servicing:


Chris Hamilton
Service Manager


BERCO Chain & Componentry

BERCO Chain and Componentry…

…At Really COMPETITIVE Rates.

Transmin is a supplier of Berco chain and componentry right across Australia.  We can source, supply AND INSTALL at rates that will not be beaten!

Chain Available:

  • Heavy Duty Track Chains – D3, D4, D5, D6, D7, D8, D9, D10, D11


  • Sprockets,
  • Nuts,
  • Bolts,
  • Rollers, and
  • Seal Kits

Installations Available:

Unlike most suppliers, Transmin can handle the full install of your chain and componentry.  Our team of highly trained service technicians are on hand from start to finish. 

Get in touch with Transmin today and see how much we could save you on replacement Berco chain AND servicing. 

Filter Cartridges

Replacement Filter Cartridges for dust, fume and mist collectors

No matter the make or model of collector, Transmin, an official Donaldson premium service agent, has the replacement filter you need, when you need it.

Donaldson Ultra-Web, nanofibre cartridge filters deliver increased efficiency, energy savings and longer filter life. Engineered to keep dust, fume and mist collectors operating at peak performance, there is no comparison to Donaldson Ultra-Web replacement filters when it comes to quality and cost.

Features and Benefits

  • Manufactured to meet or exceed OEM quality and performance standards
  • Increased efficiency
  • Energy Savings
  • Longer filter life
  • Greater value

With hundreds of varieties to choose from, backed by technical expertise and commitment, Transmin is a source for your all replacement cartridge filters needs. To determine the right filter for your application, contact our parts and supplies team today on 1300 127 091 or email


A-WARD Container Tilters


Transmin is the Exclusive Australian and PNG Distributor of the A-WARD Range of ISO Sea Container Loaders and Unloaders.

Time is money.  Bulk products transported via sea container need to be quickly and efficiently filled at point of origin, and emptied at point of destination. The A-WARD range comprises a versatile series of container loaders and unloaders (also referred to as container tilters) which can quickly and safely handle 20ft and 40ft sea containers from trucks, open doors, and tilt for either discharge or filling.

Transmin has incorporated these units within numerous projects, such is their versatility.  Applicable industries include all/any operations that utilise standard 20 – 40ft sea containers, including; waste and recycling, minerals processing, agriculture, and general logistics/materials handling.

More Information


Fixed Price Agreements

Fixed Price Agreements

Transmin offers fixed-price agreements across our full range of parts and supplies, including all Transmin OEM equipment, and many third-party OEM equipment models.

Transmin Supplies Manager, Matt Brooks; “Fixed price agreements (FPA’s) benefit both supplier and client in virtually every industry. They allow for fast, efficient forward project planning and estimating, stock holding and logistical planning. They also cut out the time-consuming back-and-forth between client and supplier as requests for quotes and tenders are affectively removed. If you need a part, refer to the FPA and supply us with your purchase/sales order – simple. From Transmin’s side there’s no further work involved other than to get that part out to you as quickly as possible.”

Aside from the above gains, FPA’s can save clients thousands of dollars every year by reviewing and negotiating total spend across Transmin (not just parts, but equipment and servicing), as well as the ability to bulk package spend on parts and supplies into fixed regular purchases.

Give Transmin a call today, and find out if Fixed Price Agreements are right for you and your business.

To discuss how you could benefit by way of FPA’s with Transmin, email Matt Brooks, Supplies Manager on or call direct +61 8 9270 8517

NT Resources, AIMEX and Exposibram Review

NT Resources, AIMEX and Exposibram Review

August and September is always a busy time of year on the mining expos and events calendar. Fresh from attending NT Resources Week (Darwin), AIMEX (Sydney) and Exposibram (Belo Horizonte, Brazil), here’s our report on the state of the global industry.

NT Resources Week – 25-27 August, Darwin Convention Centre.

NT Resources Week encompasses three events; the annual South East Asia and Australia Offshore & Onshore Conference, the Annual Mining the Territory Conference and the annual Building the Territory Conference. It’s therefore a great opportunity to network and gain valuable information across a number of industry sectors – both public and private.

Transmin exhibited on stand 109 this year. Manning the stand we had capital sales engineers Evan Douglas and Mark Cracknell.

Both the mining and oil & gas industries are experiencing an obvious downturn, with mine closures and project delays due to the commodity price slide. On the other hand the NT Govt is very bullish in trying to spur the local economy, including a number of key infrastructure projects. The overall buzz at the conference is that the market is biding time for the commodity price turnaround.

Both exhibitor and attendance numbers were approx. 30% down from the same time last year. Although total numbers were down, Transmin found the quality of visitors to the stand to be up on previous years – with a lot of interest in Transmin innovative equipment aimed at improving operational efficiency on site, such as the Low Profile Feeder, and Rocklogic automation software.


Asia-Pacific International Mining Exhibition (AIMEX) – 1-4 September, Sydney Showgrounds.

AIMEX is still the region’s biggest and best mining expo, drawing exhibitors and attendees from all over the Asia Pacific, and further-afield.

Transmin exhibited on stand 2822, inside Hall 3 – the busiest of the halls.

Again, given the current slow-down felt across the industry, numbers were as expected down from previous years, however the overall attendance figures released by the show organisers were still impressive. AIMEX continues to present key opportunities on both purchasing and supply. With cost-cutting pressures being felt across the industry, the time is right for sourcing alternate low-cost suppliers, and there were opportunities on show at AIMEX from all corners of the Asia-Pacific region.

Mining innovation and automation in particular were key features this year, heavily spruiked by the show’s organisers (Reed Exhibitions) as representing the future of the industry.

To this end Transmin was keen to promote its multi-award winning Rocklogic remote-operation platform for rock breakers and pedestal boom systems.

Visitors to the Transmin stand had the chance to remote-operate a Transmin ‘Boomer’ series rockbreaker located at our Perth head office – over 4000km away, over the national mobile data network (as opposed to a private network). Click here to check out the video demonstration.

Even over a public network the Rocklogic demo ran smoothly, and demonstrated just how easy the system is to use – even for untrained operators. The key features of the Rocklogic system (aside from remote operation), include enhanced safety features such as slew-limits and automatic e-stops – preventing harm to surrounding equipment and personnel, and plant integration features that can dramatically improve productivity, whilst reducing down-time. For a detailed demonstration outlining the key benefits of the Rocklogic system, click here to view our YouTube video animation.

For further information on any of the above products and equipment, email


Exposibram – 14-17 September, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.

Exposibram International Mining Exhibition, and the 16th Brazilian Mining Congress, both took place in Belo Horizonte, Brazil from 14-17 September 2015. This is the largest mining show in Brazil and is the ideal place to meet buyers, potential agents and partners, and get first-hand appreciation of the size of the market and competition.

Not just a regional affair, Exposibram is one of the largest mining expos in the world – in 2013, Exposibram attracted 58,000 visitors and 500 exhibitors from 25 countries, as well as hundreds of delegates to the mining congress.

This year, Transmin exhibited alongside our Brazilian agency, TMSA, on stand M2.

Proving the mining industry is doing the hard yards everywhere at present, attendee and exhibitor numbers were down on 2013. However there was a prevailing optimism in the region thanks to a number of new projects coming on line, most notably Vale’s S11D iron ore mine – set to be the largest in the world.

Transmin has recently commissioned its first large scale capital equipment project in Brazil – a major milestone for the company, and one that we hope will lay the foundation for future success in the region. To that end the Exposibram was a valuable window at which to showcase Transmin’s knowledge and expertise.

RockLogic FREE Live Webinar!

RockLogic FREE Live Webinar!

You’re invited to a live-demonstration of Transmin RockLogic – our unique remote operating system for rock-breakers and other pedestal-mounted boom systems.  Click here for the RockLogic marketing video. 

On 7th JUNE 2016 we’ll be running a special LIVE webinar exclusively for the North/South American region (times below), highlighting RockLogic’s unique features and benefits – all the way from sunny Australia!  

RockLogic is a world first and the only automation system for pedestal-mounted booms that uses active 3D collision avoidance, automated movements and remote/multi operation – resulting in a solution that SAVES TIME, REDUCES COSTS and ELIMINATES SAFETY RISKS.

Simply CLICK HERE and follow the prompts to register for the webinar.  We hope you can join us!

Spaces are limited to the first 100 spots.  NOTE: Your webinar presenters will be presenting in English.

Vancouver (Canada)          Tuesday, 7 June 2016 @ 09:00 AM
Toronto (Canada)                Tuesday, 7 June 2016 @ 12:00 Noon
Montreal (Canada)             Tuesday, 7 June 2016 @ 12:00 Noon
Santiago (Chile)                  Tuesday, 7 June 2016 @ 12:00 Noon


RotaVal Rotary Valves

RotaVal Rotary Valves

Transmin is the Australian distributor of the RotaVal brand
of quality rotary valves, blowing seals and divertors.

From bulk minerals handling to the finest of industrial materials, RotaVal has a rotary valve for your application. Common applications use the HD range, with more arduous duties using the upgraded EHD range. For light duty non aggressive applications there’s the low-cost medium duty XGD range up to 250mm diameter.

Transmin has a vast number of options to allow for fine-tuning of valve specifications in order to meet individual product characteristics, including food and chemical grade applications, so please contact Transmin direct if you are unsure of your requirements and we will find the right valve for your application.

Using the same basic design principles and the extensive range of options found in RotaVal’s rotary valve range, a full range of blowing seals offer efficient and secure product entrainment in vacuum, lean and dense phase pneumatic conveying systems.

More Information


See you at CIM 2017!

See you at CIM 2017!

When:                 30 April – 2 May, 2017
Where:               Montreal Exhibition Centre, Montreal, Canada
Stand/Booth:  2221

Transmin will be attending CIM in Montreal from 30 April – 2 May 2017.  Drop by Stand 2221 and say G’day as we demonstrate our leading range of Australian-engineered equipment for the global mining industry.

Break rocks LIVE in Australia, all the way from CIM!

Visitors to the Transmin stand this year will have the opportunity to demo our multi-award winning remote boom-operating system – RockLogic – from the other side of the world!   This unique live demonstration shows just how simple and effective the RockLogic system is at improving safety and productivity on-site. 

Our Great North American Road Trip!

Every year alongside CIM we take the opportunity to tour Canada and the United States – visiting existing clients and introducing ourselves to new friends over a coffee and a demonstration of our latest equipment capabilities!

Transmin representatives Evan Douglas and Pete Konstek (contact below) will be in the following cities throughout May.  If you’d like to schedule a time for us to visit your business, drop us a line – we’d love to hear from you!

Montreal (at CIM):  30 April – 2 May
Montreal:  3 May – 4 May
Quebec City:  5 May
Toronto:  8 May – 9 May
Vancouver:  11 May – 12 May
San Francisco:  15 May

What our Clients Say:

“That was the most entertaining lunch & learn I’ve ever been to. The RockLogic technology was really impressive and you guys really seemed to know your stuff.  Well done.”
Trevor Dzoutzidis – Project Engineer, Minerals & Metals, Worely Parsons, Canada

Contact Us:

Evan Douglas
Capital Sales Engineer
Mobile/Cell (Aus): +61 419 949 628

Pete Konstek
Controls & Automation Manager
Mobile/Cell (Aus): +61 411 666 601


Sizer Parts & Servicing

Sizer Parts & Servicing – all Makes & Models, Affordable Rates

Are you paying too much for commercially available sizer parts and servicing?

At Transmin we have 30 years’ experience servicing all makes and models of sizers right across Australia, including MMD, ABON (FL Smidth), and Sandvik.

Our service rates are competitive! So too is our pricing on a range of commercially available industrial sizer parts.

Transmin offers both on-site and off-site servicing capability. Our Perth workshop features over 4000sqm of space specifically built to accommodate repairs to all models of sizer, including;

  • Hard-face welding repairs
  • Arc-air gouging
  • HD welding

We can cater to;

  • All GE work,
  • 24hr servicing,
  • On-site and off-site servicing

Our facilities include;

  • Multiple specialised welding bays
  • Multiple hard facing bays, and
  • Dust/fume controlled and sound proof arc air gouging bays

Our facilities include;

  • Fasteners
  • Fluid couplings
  • Bearings
  • Electric motors
  • Drive gears and gear boxes

Get in touch with Transmin today and see how much we could save you on sizer parts AND servicing.


Sizer Servicing

Sizer Servicing

Transmin is a preferred service operator for MMD sizers in Australia, with highly competitive rates on servicing and commercially available parts.

We have over 25 years’ experience in building, installing and servicing MMD sizers in Australia – particularly in Western Australia and the Northern Territory, where we’re also the official MMD capital sales agent.

Having introduced the MMD brand into Western Australia and the Northern Territory over a quarter of a century ago, our technical knowledge and expertise surpasses any other third party service provider – expertise that will improve the performance and wear life of your sizers.

We pride ourselves on the quality of our service, and our rates for servicing and commercially available parts are highly competitive.. thanks to years of specialisation and longstanding supplier relations. Email or call 1300 127 091 for a free estimation.

Transmin offers both on-site and off-site servicing capability. Our Perth workshop features over 4000sqm of space specifically built to accommodate repairs to all MMD sizer models.

This includes;

  • Multiple specialised welding/hard facing bays, and
  • Dust/fume controlled and sound proof arc air gouging bays, specifically designed to accommodate the largest sizer models.

Get in touch with Transmin Service division today and see how we can save your site time and money in sizer repair work.

For more information on this notice please contact Transmin on +61 9270 8555 or email


Thermo Scientific

Thermo Scientific

Belt Scales, Weigh Belt Feeders, Tilt Switches, Tramp Metal Detectors and Density Gauges


Belt Scales
Thermo Scientific is the world’s largest provider of conveyor belt scales and electronic integrators. The rugged construction and leading edge design of the Thermo Scientific Ramsey belt scale range has delivered reliable performance and provided unmatched versatility for over 50 years. All belt scale systems in the range allow you to monitor production output and inventory, or regulate product loadout, while providing vital information for the effective management and efficient operation of your business.

Weigh Belt Feeders
Thermo Scientific are one of the world’s largest providers of conveyor weigh belt feeders. Increase accuracy in your high-rate, heavy-duty and demanding applications with the Thermo Scientific Ramsey Heavy Duty Weighbelt Feeder range. Endless belt design and heavy-duty construction provides larger pulleys and a sturdy and rugged frame for increased accuracy in high-rate, heavy-duty applications. These features work together to augment the performance of your process and improve your bottom line.

Tilt Switches and Control Units
This rugged, abrasion-resistant tilt switch is actuated when material rises to tilt the probe 15 degrees or more from its vertical position. These switches are precisely positioned so that, regardless of the direction of tilt, its normally closed contacts will open. Various probe assembles are available to suit applications utilising an array of materials in a wide range of environmental conditions.


Tramp Metal Detectors
The Ramsey Oretronic III Tramp Metal Detector minimises lost production by providing an economical and reliable means to protect expensive crushers, conveyors and other process equipment from damage caused by tramp metal..

Density Gauges
The Thermo Scientific DensityPRO NAI Gauge is a non-contacting nuclear density gauge that offers accurate process material density measurements within a ruggedized housing designed for challenging applications. The DensityPRO NAI offers flexibility, durability and precision in order to enhance the efficiency of industrial processes. The NAI gauge is designed to withstand varying conditions and ensure the protection of the source.

Tramp Metal Detector Servicing

Having trouble detecting tramp metal?
Transmin can help.

Is Your Tramp Metal Detector (TMD) in Need of a Service?

Protecting your expensive crushers, conveyors and other process equipment from damage by tramp metal not only saves expensive repairs but also minimises production downtime.  Regular servicing is therefore recommended to ensure the detector is reading and performing at its best. That’s where Transmin can help.

Transmin’s Servicing team can service all makes and models of tramp metal detector, to ensure they are measuring and operating correctly.  We also offer a comprehensive support and servicing package, including;


  • Inspection of detector assembly and Oretronic controller
  • Inspection of speed sensor, clip detector and marking system as fitted
  • Calibration with customer sample tramp
  • Advice on achievable sensitivity and potential improvements to system


  • Generator (top) coil
  • Receiver (bottom) coil
  • Flag drop marker
  • Fibreglass nuts and bolts

Contact us today:

Unlike most suppliers, Transmin can handle the full install of your conveyor belt, offering both hot and cold splicing.  Our team of highly trained service technicians are on hand from start to finish.

Get in touch with Transmin today and see how much we could save you on your TMD servicing and parts.

Damian Thorpe
Sales & Product Manager – Thermo Scientific
FREE CALL (Aus): 1300 127 091


Transmin – Thermo Belt Weigher Servicing

Is your Belt Weigher Accurate?
Transmin Can Help

When was the last time your belt weighers were serviced?

The Transmin Service division can regularly service all makes and models of belt scales to ensure they are measuring and operating correctly.

Transmin offers a complete support and servicing package, including;


  • Condition reporting; including functional test of speed sensor and load cells
  • Mechanical alignment
  • Calibration (zero, span weights or chains or material)
  • Test communications


  • Integrators
  • Speed sensors
  • Load cells
  • Weight quality idler rollers and frames

Unlike most suppliers, Transmin can handle the full install and change out of componentry.  Our team of highly trained service technicians are on hand from start to finish, Australia-wide.

Get in touch with Transmin today and see how much we could save you on weigh belt servicing and parts. 

Or get in touch with us direct;

Damian Thorpe
Sales & Product Manager – Thermo Scientific

FREE CALL (Aus): 1300 127 091

Transmin – Official Berco Chain Distributor

Transmin Signs Official Distributor Agreement with Berco

“Moving your Business Ahead”

Transmin has signed an official distributor agreement with Italian-based Berco, the industry leader in track and undercarriage chain.  The scope of the agreement covers all States and Territories in Australia.  As authorised Berco distributors Australia-wide, Transmin has access to the complete range of Berco chain and componentry.

Since 1920 Berco have continued to innovate and improve undercarriage performance. High-quality materials and careful manufacturing processes ensure that Berco undercarriage components are reliable, durable and wear at a predictable rate. Longer life and controllable wear mean that you get maximum undercarriage performance at the lowest operating cost. Berco call it “Best Undercarriage Value”.

Transmin National Parts Manager, Matt Brooks: “Transmin has been specifying Berco track chain into our Low Profile Feeders for the past 15 years and have found it to be the best value, highest performing track chain on the market.  

Berco chain is also suitable for a wide range of apron feeders and conventional chain feeders and conveyors.  It’s therefore a real benefit to both businesses to have agreed on this distributor agreement, and we look forward to many successful years in business together to come.”

Thanks to the agreement, Transmin pricing of underdercarriage and track chain will be competitive, with the ability to offer clients stock-holdings at further discounted rates for a fast turnaround.  From D3 class up to D11, Transmin can supply it AND install Berco;

  • Links
  • Sprockets
  • Pulleys
  • Pins
  • Bushes
  • Shoes

For more information download the brochure below or Contact Us direct for all your Berco chain supply and installation needs.

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Australian Engineering Worldwide

Australian Engineering Worldwide

Transmin has recently enjoyed a lot of success in winning a number of overseas projects – further evidence of how highly-regarded innovative, Australian-engineered equipment is overseas.

Low Profile Feeders in Canada;

Transmin has successfully won the supply order for its unique Low Profile Feeder (LPF) as the feeding mechanism for a series of stacker/ reclaimers at a coal terminal in Western Canada. The LPF was chosen over other conventional technologies (belt feeder, apron feeder, vibrating feeder) and is expected to be in service well in-excess of 20 years. Factors that the LPF was able to dominate over the conventional feeder technology included;

  • The lowest profile feeder available on the market, anywhere in the world.
  • Ability to handle arduous impact loading conditions.
  • No product spillage with the use of an industry rated belt cover.
  • No belt tracking issues.
  • Ability to feed in reverse.
  • High tonnage capacity.
  • Use of standard industry components available locally (worldwide).
  • Strong aftersales support, including parts and servicing.

Transmin Capital Sales Engineer, Evan Douglas explains; “This project is a really nice demonstration of firstly the unique qualities of the LPF, and its ability the diversity of application across so many materials and handling requirements. We’re delighted to have won the job with a major North American client, the client is delighted too.”

Transmin ball charging system for Central American Project;

Transmin has been successful in securing an order from another Canadian based consultant to supply a ball charging system for a project in Central America. The Transmin ball charging system beat off stiff competition with its unique, reliable, proven design now well accepted throughout the mining industry.

Transmin supplies cement silo and feeding system for Africa;

Transmin has won an order to supply a twin 400 ton cement silo and associated feeding system for a gold mine in Burkina Faso. The system is based on Transmin’s standard design used by the mining community for in excess of 25 years. Transmin’s competitive pricing, long standing history and well-engineered design were all factors that were considered. Transmin’s hybrid feeder was chosen for associated stacker/ reclaimer project.

For more information on this notice please contact Transmin on +61 9270 8555 or email

Transmin Announces New Distributor Agreement with Rotaval

Transmin Announces New Distributor Agreement with Rotaval in Australia, NZ and PNG

Transmin are pleased to announce the signing of a new agency agreement with UK-based Rotaval, as the company’s official distributor in Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea.

Under the agreement, Transmin will take on the sales, servicing and parts supply of the complete Rotaval range, most notably, Rotaval’s specialist range of rotary and diverter valves used in a wide variety of industries, including the resources, pharmaceutical and food processing industries.

Transmin General Manager, Rob Rhodes; “The Rotaval range of industrial rotary and diverter valves is in perfect alignment with Transmin’s own longstanding specialisation in materials handling equipment technology. For almost 30 years Transmin has developed a world class reputation for engineering, manufacturing and servicing a wide range of specialist equipment.”

“The addition of the Rotaval range diversifies our offering and opens up new opportunities in new markets. We’re therefore delighted to announce the signing of this agreement, and we look forward to growing the Rotaval line alongside our own here in Australia.”

For all Rotaval sales, servicing and supply enquiries, contact Transmin on +61 8 9270 8555 or


Transmin Announces New Distributor Agreement with TMSA in Brazil

Transmin Announces New Distributor Agreement with TMSA in Brazil

Transmin are pleased to announce the signing of a new agency agreement with Brazilian-based engineering firm Tecnologia em Movimentacao S/A (TMSA), who will act as Transmin’s official distributor in the region.

The scope of the agreement includes capital equipment sales, servicing and parts supply within Brazil, across all Transmin original equipment lines, including; Transmin rock breakers, low profile feeders, bin gates, isolation gates, ball mills, lime processing plants, and other assorted mechanical equipment.

Transmin General Manager, Rob Rhodes; “Transmin’s longstanding specialisation in materials handling first led us to partnering with TMSA a little over four years ago. During that time we’ve worked closely together, and we’re delighted to have signed an official agency agreement to see Transmin’s original equipment range included under the TMSA banner in Brazil. We look forward to our future opportunities in the region.”

TMSA was stablished in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, in 1966 and has since developed an enviable reputation for engineering, manufacturing and servicing a wide range of specialist materials handling equipment.

Transmin has a full time sales and servicing representative stationed at TMSA’s offices in Belo Horizonte; Conrado Bezerra has been working in the South American mining and materials handling industry for over 10 years.

Contact Conrado on +55 (31) 3479 4000 or
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Transmin Appoints BAEG Authorised Service & Parts for Rockbreakers (Boomer)

Transmin Appoints BA Equipment Group (BAEG) as Authorised Service & Parts Supplier for Transmin Boomer-HD Rockbreakers

From the 1st of May 2015, Transmin will begin transitioning the servicing and spare-parts supply of its range of rock breaking boom systems, to BA Equipment Group (‘BAEG’), a member of the Transmin group of companies.

BAEG was a division of Transmin up until 2012 when it began trading independently. BAEG has always been dedicated to the sales, service and spare-parts supply of rock breaking hammers and other hydraulic attachments. Now, BAEG will add Transmin hydraulic boom systems to its range.

Campbell Nunn, the Managing Director of BAEG, was Transmin’s rockbreaking boom systems Product Manager for many years, developing and retaining an intimate knowledge of Transmin’s rockbreaking products, as well as shaping direction and strategy.

BAEG will provide servicing and spare-parts for all of Transmin’s MD, HD, XHD, XXHD Classic Series boom systems, as well as the 100, 130, 160 and 200 Premium Series boom systems.

The transition will lead to a streamlining of both business’ processes (and with it a more simplified experience for our customers), as well as the ability for Transmin to focus on its OEM capabilities; BAEG will be the first officially appointed service and spare-parts supply agent for Transmin rock breaking boom systems in Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia and PNG.

BAEG will provide a more complete offering to clients, with the ability to offer service and spare-parts supply for both rock breaking booms, and hydraulic hammer attachments. Given BAEG’s presence in Queensland, clients on the east coast will also benefit from more accessible support.

The Changes as They Relate to You

 The Same Level of Service…

Due to Transmin’s close partnership and history with BAEG, there will be no compromise in the level of service our clients will receive throughout the transition period, and thereafter. . Transmin will offer ongoing comprehensive OEM support to BAEG, ensuring clients enjoy the quality of service they have come to expect and appreciate from Transmin.

All of Transmin’s existing service capabilities will be maintained, including general inspection /auditing, scheduled maintenance, hydraulic cylinder testing and change-outs, diagnostics and breakdowns, flow testing, refurbishments and more, all carried out by certified and experienced BAEG service personnel.

 Spare Parts Supply…

All replacement parts and consumables will be as readily available as they are now, supplied to BAEG by Transmin as the OEM. You can be assured that this change will not in itself, result in a general spare-parts price increases, or delays to delivery timelines.

 Your New Points of Contact…

The relevant client points of contact at BAEG for both service and supplies of Transmin rock breaking boom systems will be:

Campbell Nunn (Perth)
08 9248 9800
0408 946 482

Rob Guerin (Brisbane)
07 3635 7333
0488 020 842

From 1st July 2015

All rock breaking booms system servicing and spare-parts clients will need to transact directly with BAEG, who will have by now assumed full control of this area of business. Both Transmin and BAEG will be able to receive and direct enquiries for service and spare-parts supply as is needed, as well as provide ongoing advice and support regarding the transition.

We thank you for your continued patronage during this transition.

BAEG & Transmin