Engineering Design Services

LC Engineering brings over 150 man-years of experience in Mechanical Engineering Consulting and Design services and employs several RPEQ and CPEng qualified managers.

At LC Engineering we utilise a range of tools from the all important hand calculations through to specialised computer analysis programs.

Our tools include:

  • Advanced FEA - Finite Element Analysis
  • Advanced DEM - Discrete Element Modelling
  • SolidWorks 3D parametric modelling software
  • SolidWorks Enterprise PDM - Product Data Management
  • Advanced Hand Calculations
  • Visual Basic unique proprietary design simulation programs
  • 2D/3D working Model simulations
  • Prototype Manufacture and Testing
  • Unique scale testing instrumentation
  • EPDM Custom programmed Engineering Workflow System

LC Engineering provides a range of clients with mechanical design services including concept design; prototype manufacture, testing and validation; production design and support; re-engineering of products; trouble shooting solutions; failure analysis; and material testing.

Our tools and expertise provide clients with confidence and assurance in a complete design package. LC Engineering's in house systems and procedures are targeted at streamlining the consulting process whilst ensuring the utmost quality of service.


Case Studies

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E Clip Machine

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Excavator Bucket Upgrade

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Hurricane Bucket

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Hearse Design

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Excavator Lip

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Rope Shovel

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Features...

Taking the last ride in luxury:
2009 Australian International Design Awards Finalist

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Co-designed by LC and Sydney-based Transport Design International, the ALLONGE GSB developed by John Allison/Monkhouse funeral directors is a current finalist in the Australian International Design Awards. [More]

QLD Engineering Excellence Awards:
Hurricane™ Bucket - High Commendation

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The revolutionary, LC designed, CQMS Hurricane™ dragline bucket was awarded a High Commendation at the 2009 QLD Engineering Excellence Awards. The design enables an increased payload and decreased energy use. [More]

NASA - Mining the Moon:
Remote Automation of Scale Rig

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NASA researcher remotely controls Go 4 Mining scale test dragline machine from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Boston utilising research and technology developed by CSIRO. [More] [QLD Times Article]

Kador Mine Water Tanker Features in Mining Chronicle

Kador 150kL Mine Tanker

The Mining Chronicle magazine featured an article in the November 2012 edition on the newly designed 150kL Water Tanks. [Read More] [Read Article]

Gemco E-Clip Tool Head Redesign

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LC Engineering provided a redesign for the clipping head mechanism on Gemco's E-Clip machine, successfully developing an clever solution resulting in a high degree of performance and repeatability. [More]