Advitech has been providing engineering consulting services in Newcastle and throughout Australia for over 25 years.

Our highly qualified engineers and experienced drafters have extensive knowledge of standards, codes of practice and comply with industry best practices.

We work closely with our customers to get the job done. Our approach is what makes us different and why customers choose us. We deliver them a better experience and the right results.

Coal Preparation and Materials Handling

Advitech Shaw combines the reputation and experience of Shaw Engineering with the skills and expertise of Advitech to provide engineering and support services in coal processing and materials handling.

Engineering Services

  • Plant upgrades, modifications, process equipment changes including screens, conveyors, belt press filters, centrifuges, chutework, feeders, process platework, magnetic separators, cyclones, crushers and other similar plant and equipment.
  • Plant operation problem-solving, safety improvements, spillage elimination, maintenance facility and access improvements, bottleneck reduction, chutework or replacements and similar projects.
  • Process Flow Diagrams (PFD), Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs), operator training diagrams, technical illustrations and similar pictorial documents.
  • Project feasibility, definition and cost proposal studies with developed plant layout, scope definition, preliminary engineering, material quantity estimation, cost estimation, support documentation and report.

Project Examples

Project Management

  • Plant shutdown planning and scheduling
  • Capital cost estimation for plant upgrades

Conceptual Design and Cost Study for CEA

  • Materials handling and process plant upgrades
  • Flotation and dewatering plants

Detailed Design, Modelling and Drafting

  • Tripper redesign and upgrade
  • Centrifuge and screen replacements

Mechanical Engineering Assessments and Certifications

  • Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
  • Specialised structure design check and certification

Civil/Structural Engineering and Certification

  • Reinforced concrete structures and foundations
  • Conveyor structure modifications

Support Services

  • Preparation of tender documents and specifications
  • Concept feasibility and development studies
  • Site inspection, measurement and plant audits
  • Engineering design, plant layout and concept development
  • 3D modelling, arrangement and workshop detail drawings
  • Technical, operation and instruction documentation
  • Drawing and document audits, archiving, scanning and databases

Advitech Shaw coal mining services

Advitech Shaw formerly Shaw Engineering supports coal prep plants