Kempe Engineering
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Kempe Locations

Industry Sectors

Head Office:

50 Gheringhap St, Geelong
Victoria, Australia 3220
T: +61 3 5225 2900
F: +61 3 5225 2950


Kempe Engineering works with many leading mining and mineral resource companies in a diverse range of mineral operations including iron ore, alumina, nickel, gold, copper, uranium, coal and mineral sands processing.

Our manufacturing, maintenance and product supply businesses provide various packages and services to our clients for both sustaining capital and expansion projects.

We have the expertise to engineer, manufacture, construct, maintain or supply packages for:

  • Bulk materials handling plant
  • Conveyor systems
  • Dust collection systems
  • Mineral processing facilities
  • Waste gas/waste ducting and fume extraction
  • Packaging plants
  • Mobile plant
  • Utilities and infrastructure facilities
  • Electrical and instrumentation systems

Engineering, Technology and Project Solutions

Kempe Engineering has the capability to provide the design, manufacture and installation of:

  • Electrical systems
  • Fabricated bulk material handling modules
  • Piping
  • Fluid power systems
  • Industrial brake systems
  • Drill rig modules

Maintenance Services

We are expanding our network of maintenance operations to provide both site and workshop based services to the mining industry in both Australia and Africa. This expansion is being executed with our zero harm safety culture being paramount, whilst we ensure we have the required skills, tools and equipment available to satisfy our clients’ requirements.

We provide a range of services from individual packages through to fully managed maintenance alliances, aimed at adding value by identifying ways to improve plant utilisation while reducing maintenance costs.

Process equipment

Kempe Process Equipment branch staff have the product knowledge and client understanding to supply the required products to our clients in the mining industry, from our range of products particularly suited to this industry including:

  • Fluid power equipment and systems
  • Hydraulic and industrial hose and fittings
  • Instrumentation products
  • Process valve packages
  • Industrial brake systems and spare parts

Recent Projects

BHP Billiton, Worsley Alumina W.A. –
Electrical installation, HV and control systems
BHP Billiton, Olympic Dam SA –
Fully managed maintenance of fluid-power systems and equipment
BHP Titanium, Bell Bay, Tasmania –
Equipment maintenance
Grindrod, Matola, Mozambique –
Fully managed maintenance service for coal terminal
Iluka Resources, Victoria –
Murray Basin Stage 2 upgrade
Iluka Resources, Hamilton, Victoria –
Minor capital works improvements
International Power, Hazelwood Victoria –
Coal Dredger 13 upgrade
Newmont Mining, Boddington, W.A. –
Maintenance of brake systems
Rio Tinto, Karratha Western Australia –
ECP Oar Car Installation Project
Rio Tinto Minerals, Port Headland W.A. –
Ship unloader installation
Rio Tinto Minerals, Dampier W.A. –
Salt conveyor installation
Rio Tinto, Seven Mile Facility W.A. –
Fall protection upgrade
Rio Tinto Iron Ore, Dampier W.A. –
Maintenance of port equipment
TRUenergy, Yallourn Victoria –
Maryvale Field Conveyors Relocation Project
Vale, Tete, Mozambique –
Crane and conveyer belting maintenance
Newmont, Cadia, NSW –
Design and supply of conveyer brake systems
BHP Billiton, Olympic Dam, S.A. –
Managed maintenance of fluid power equipment and systems