Super 30 Companies of the Year 2019

‘Made to Last’: HMG, a Queensland-based Company, Designs, Manufactures, and Refurbishes Components and Assemblies Used in Heavy Equipment and Fixed Plants Across a Wide Range of Industries


“HMG works with companies in Australia and Asia Pacific to improve the uptime of their heavy equipment and machinery.”

The heavy engineering industry has its own set of challenges due to the size of products involved and scale of operations. The biggest challenge faced by the industry is reducing the product development cycle. This demands continuous development of products to distinguish it from the competition and gain the first mover advantage in the competitive market.

In light of the foregoing, we’re thrilled to present HMG.

At its state-of-the-art facility in Brisbane, HMG provides companies operating in hard working environments with a single source for their heavy engineering requirements.

The company was incorporated in 1959 and is headquartered in Queensland.

HMG: Synopsis


HMG started life as a small surface finishing shop several decades ago. Today, it’s 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, the company’s 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. The company increases the productivity, performance and profits of leaders across mining, oil and gas, energy, defence, construction, shipping, lift and shift, transport and agriculture by reducing their downtime and maintenance costs.

HMG’s Environmental Management Systems are Accredited to International Standards

HMG is supported by a first-class environmental system which ensures itcomplies with ISO 14001:2015, all relevant laws and regulations. At all times, the company operates in a manner that protects the natural environment and social surroundings, preserves biodiversity, prevents pollution and minimises waste. HMG’s facilities recycle waste and are energy and water efficient, reusing water from its own capture systems and utilising power-saving programs sponsored by the Queensland Government.

HMG Offers Door-to-Door Freight Capability throughout the Asia Pacific Region

HMG’s geographical footprint is now expanding as more and more companies from several regions call on its advanced capabilities to reduce their downtime and maintenance costs. The company services companies in every state and territory in Australia as well as Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and New Zealand.

HMG’s in-depth understanding of all modes of intercontinental transport including road and rail, airfreight and sea-freight ensures parts are delivered to and from some of the world’s most remote sites in the safest, fastest and most cost-effective way possible.

Shipments are planned and controlled according to industry best practice to allow up-to-the-minute monitoring and tracking of your consignment.

The company also relies on the appropriate expertise to manage the smooth clearance of shipments through various customs and quarantine barriers around the world. It’s highly experienced in managing all aspects of regulatory and customs compliance including tariff advice, classification and valuation advice.

‘At The Heart of Our Success is People’

You don’t last more than half a century in business without the best people. Every single HMG employee lives by its values of leadership, quality and integrity to move the company forward: Piece by piece, part by part, person by person. Together, the teams deliver solutions that help build better businesses for the clients.

HMG’steam encompasses a wide range of backgrounds, professions and experiences. It celebrates the diversity of the team while working as one HMG. The company supports its position as industry leaders by providing professional growth opportunities and encouraging its people to learn.

Moreover, HMG’s leadership team has extensive technical, operational and financial experience in the engineering and manufacturing industry and is pushing new boundaries in performance.

About | Lincoln Gibbons

Lincoln Gibbons serves as the Chief Executive Officer of HMG.

“HMG has been delivering high-quality heavy engineering services for more than 50 years. What we do stands the test of time.”