Mine saves money with a conveyor pulley refurbishment

Mine conveyor pulley has been refurbsihed by Brain Industries

Brain Industries recent refurbishment of a deadshaft conveyor pulley for an Australian coal mine shows the importance of scheduled maintenance and the benefits of refurbishment over replacement to save money. The problem identified through scheduled maintenance The site’s scheduled vibration analysis monitoring detected early signs of bearing failure. When mine staff pulled the conveyor pulley […]

Brain Industries appoints new Conveyor Lagging Product Manager

Tom Pattison is Brain Industries' Conveyor Lagging Product Manager

Industrial equipment manufacturer, Brain Industries, has promoted Tom Pattison to the new position of Product Manager, Conveyor Lagging. Managing Director, Gillian Summers, said the new role will support the growth in demand for Brain’s Australian made pulley lagging and its other conveyor products. Gillian said Tom has worked for Brain for the past 18 months […]

Brainwaves No 17 – April 2020. Mudskipper pumps. Recertify, service & repair industrial pumps

Brain Mudskipper pump in action

Mudskipper pumps save time and money Brain’s Mudskipper pumps are very popular in a range of industries including mines, bulk handling, oil and gas, marine, tunneling, agriculture and transport. Read how coal mines use our Mudskippers to control coal fine buildup here. How do you pump coal filled slurry on to conveyor belts without flooding? Use a Brain […]

Mudskipper pumps clean up coal fines and save mines money

brain industries mudskipper equipment hire

We’ve recently sold several patented Brain Mudskipper pumps to help coal mines to control coal fines build up around conveyor handling and conveyor loading transfer points. The build up of coal fines around this equipment is problematic in that it can reduce the efficiency or even lead to breakdown of key pieces of equipment. Cleaning […]

How to pump coal filled slurry on to conveyor belts without flooding

a photo of coal

The solution to the problem of flooding mining conveyor belts when pumping coal filled slurry with high water content is Brain Industries’ genius Mudskipper Pump and Mudskipper Sieve Bend. The Mudskipper pump easily pumps slurry without blocking. The Mudskipper Sieve Bend separates water from the solids before depositing on a conveyor. The problem Mines can […]

Brainwaves No 16, April 2020 – genius ideas from Brain Industries

picture of aVisyload washer on a table at Brain Industries

Here is the latest edition of Brainwaves – tips and news from the genius team at Brain Industries to help your business better handle materials and keep your workforce safe. Visyload: Game changing load detecting washer Visyload lets you know, at a glance, the working load limit on a rock bolt or threaded anchor. So […]

Brain Industries supplies Visyload load detecting washers

Visyload load sensing washer installation example

Brain Industries is now the exclusive supplier of Visyload, a money saving, load sensing washer for rock bolts, other bolts and threaded anchors. Managing Director, Phil Hempenstall, said the washer lets you know, at a glance, the working load limit on a rock bolt or threaded anchor. Visyload is a game-changer for underground mines and […]

Covid-19. Brain Industries open to help your business

COVID-19 Cover Image | Brain Industries is open for business.

Brain Industries is still open to help your business through the COVID-19 crisis and beyond. We are here to solve your materials handling, clean up and safety issues. It is business as usual for our manufacturing teams and for industrial equipment sales and hire. Whether you are in the mining, tunnelling, oil & gas, municipal, […]

Brain mine safety chambers on show at mining event

Brain Industries' Mine Refuge Chamber with Representatives

A mine safety emergency refuge chamber, manufactured by Brain Industries, was on show at the Hunter Business Chamber’s Hunter Business Mining event in Newcastle in March. The 4 person chamber is one of a range of chambers that Brain makes for its client, mining safety systems supplier, Strata Worldwide. Strata Worldwide Australia is the new […]

Reliable chooses Brain as a quality conveyor pulley supplier

Brain has a conveyor pulley supplier contract with Reliable Conveyor Belt

Industrial manufacturer Brain Industries has won an exclusive conveyor pulley supplier contract with leading conveyor systems company Reliable Conveyor Belt. Brain managing director, Gillian Summers, said Brain went through a rigorous pre-qualification process to secure the conveyor pulley supplier contract. Gillian said Brain has already manufactured pulleys for Reliable for use in quarries, coal handling […]