Mining and Resources

Orontide has been servicing major mining and mineral resources companies including BHP, Rio Tinto, FMG and Roy Hill for 40 years providing Engineering, off-site repairs, on-site and industrial services amongst our offerings.

Our working relationship is built on consistency and sustained long-term collaboration with our clients enabling us to develop a solid understanding of client sites, processes and the Industries they operate in.

Orontide has vast experience providing innovative and customised solutions to enhance traditional engineering practices and ensure optimal results for our clients.

Our Industry knowledge and technical expertise enables us to source innovative solutions and ensure the best possible outcomes for our clients to increase plant operational uptime, reduce maintenance costs, improve safety and optimise life cycle costs.

Our Capabilities

Our diverse and unique range of specialised service capabilities to the Mining and Mineral Resources Industry Sectors includes:


  • Production skip conveyance
  • Shaft inspections
  • Shaft remediation
  • Shaft work platform conveyance
  • Ore-pass refurbishment (Grizzly ROM Bin)
  • De-watering pumps (Wilson Snyder, Geko pumps)
  • Underground tooling equipment repair

Materials Handling

  • Conveyors
  • Conveyor Pulleys
  • Chain conveyors
  • Screw flight conveyors
  • Vibrating chutes
  • Chute repairs (metallic, non-metallic)
  • Vibrating grizzlies

Processing Equipment

  • Centrifugal pumps
  • Slurry pusher centrifuge
  • Sizers
  • Crushers
  • Briquetting machines
  • Valves
  • Sump pumps

Our Experience

Provision of rotable repairs, site work and major Project work for major WA Nickel producer.

Work carried out included troubleshooting and maintenance of valves and centrifuges; custom pipe work (Stainless Steel , Superduplex, Inconell, Hastelloy  Carbon Steel, CuNi); and custom Project Work (vent stacks, structural fabrication, special alloy castings, turbo and ventilation Fans, site work repairs).

Provision of pulley and structural fabrication services for major WA Iron Ore company.

Work included pulley refurbishment, pulley rationalisation, new pulley manufacturing and testing and installation (Port Hedland and Henderson). Structural fabrication and site works (Port Hedland).