The Silicon Review
HMG started life as a small surface finishing shop in 1959. Today, the company is a global leader in the design, manufacture, and refurbishment of components and assemblies used in heavy industries. With 9,700m2 of undercover workshop floor space, its capabilities span engineering and manufacturing, blasting, stripping and inspection, surface finishing, assembly and testing, and painting and packing.
HMG makes things to last. It relies on business practices and work methods honed over more than 50 years to deliver products and services of superior quality. It increases the productivity, performance, and profits of leaders across mining, oil and gas, energy, defense, construction, shipping, lift and shift, transport, and agriculture by reducing their downtime and maintenance costs.
At the state-of-the-art facility in Brisbane, HMG provides companies operating in hard working environments with a single source for their heavy engineering requirements.
Engineering and Manufacturing
In demanding environments, you need precision parts that are machined to last. With a reputation for superior quality, HMG is the preferred supplier of machining and subtractive manufacturing services to heavy industry leaders looking to reduce their downtime and maintenance costs.
At HMG’s 4,000m, 2 state-of-the-art machine shop in Brisbane, HMG provides companies throughout the Asia Pacific region with a single source for their computer numerical control (CNC) machining, reverse engineering, and drilling, grinding, boring, turning and milling requirements. It can take your project from start to finish, ensuring it meets the ISO 9001:2015 Standard.
HMG’s ongoing investments in machinery, employee training, and quality improvements qualify us to satisfy the most challenging assignments. Many of its machinists have been with us for more than 20 years. Their craftsmanship and experience affords a unique perspective to manufacturing that offers lower costs, greater efficiencies and ultimately better on-time delivery performance.
Blasting, Stripping, and Inspection
Abrasive blasting projects highly compressed air and an abrasive agent (steel grit, sand or powdered abrasive) at high pressure to smooth a rough surface, roughen a smooth surface or literally “blast away” any paint, dirt or surface contaminants. This preparation allows for a better application of protective coatings and paints and is one of the most economical and effective methods of combating corrosion, chemical attack and wear.
HMG’s large workshop allows its experienced blasters and painters to work in a controlled environment, limiting the chances of defects getting into the finished product. HMG remains at the forefront of technology and is adept at the selection and application of high-performance coating systems such as polyureas, elastomers and specialist wear resistant coatings.
its extensive range of inspection benches enables HMG to safely and efficiently disassemble and inspect your equipment.
Since starting life as a small surface finishing shop in 1959, HMG has grown to become one of the world’s most trusted names in hard chromium electro-plating, arc spraying and high-velocity oxy-fuel (HVOF) spraying, cylindrical grinding, and polishing. The company has a reputation for providing best of breed outcomes for companies operating in mining, construction, oil and gas and other heavy industries.
HMG’s 3,000m2 hard chroming facility in Brisbane is accredited to the most stringent international standards for quality, safety, and the environment. It has the capacity to handle jobs of all sizes from a small component only a few centimeters long to the largest hydraulic excavator ram currently operating globally.
Assembly and Testing
HMG is able to perform a range of assembly and pressure testing services for pressure control components as well as hydraulic cylinders, systems, and equipment used in mining, oil, and gas and other heavy industries.
Painting and Packing
Whatever the job, HMG’s purpose-built painting enclosure delivers coatings with the highest level of protection.
Its large workshop allows HMG’s experienced painters to work in a controlled environment, limiting the chances of defects within the finished product. HMG remains at the forefront of technology and is adept at the selection and application of high-performance coating systems such as polyureas, elastomers and specialist wear resistant coatings.
Once your product is painted, HMG uses its years of experience to tailor a packing solution to ensure it gets to your door as good as it leaves. This may include foam wrapping, boxing, strapping and the design and fabrication of stillages to facilitate direct to line supply.
We're Made to Last
Words from the Chief:
“At the heart of our success are our people. We share an enduring commitment to lead our industry and set higher standards.
You don’t last more than half a century in business without the best people. Every single HMG employee lives by our values of leadership, quality, and integrity to move our company forward. Piece by piece, part by part, person by person. Together we deliver solutions that help build better businesses for our clients.
Our team encompasses a wide range of backgrounds, professions, and experiences. We celebrate the diversity of our team while working as one HMG. We support our position as industry leaders by providing professional growth opportunities and encouraging our people to learn.”
Lincoln Gibbons is the MD and CEO of HMG.