Brain supports booming minerals exporters

A conveyor belt carrying coal.

Minerals exports have delivered a new record full-year trade surplus of $49.9 billion. Tania Constable, Chief Executive Officer of the Minerals Council of Australia said the figures confirm the importance of the mining industry to the Australian economy. Australia’s resources exports have doubled over the last 10 years. Ms Constable said a $250 billion of […]

Brain Industries’ pumps on show at Abu Dhabi Oil & Gas industry conference

Brain Industries' pumps on show at Abu Dhabi Oil & Gas industry conference - pumps

Brain Industries is exhibiting its genius pumping products and solutions at an oil & gas industry conference in Abu Dhabi in November. The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) is the world’s largest oil and gas downstream conference. It will be held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre in the United Arab […]

Pure Genius – 3 applications for Brain Vacuum Packs

Pure Genius - 3 applications for Brain Vacuum Packs - vacuum

The Brain Vac Pack is a portable compressed air driven jet pump which can convert almost any container into a powerful vacuum to easily recover and transfer wet or dry materials. You can easily use the Vac Pack to create a system to handle or clean up the most difficult of materials, ranging from dry […]

Newcastle Manufacturer Expands

Gillian Summers, CEO of Australian manufacturer Brain Industries, with stress relieving oven

Newcastle manufacturer Brain Industries is expanding its workshop space to accommodate its growth in business and staff. Brain is leasing the 1,194 sqm building at 174 Young Street, Carrington. The space is will also be home to Brain’s main office. The extra space increases the amount of workshop space Brain has available to manufacture an […]

New, diamond pattern, rubber pulley lagging by Brain Industries

Product Manager David Pandel with Brain's new diamond pattern rubber backed pulley lagging

The smart people at Brain Industries have introduced a, new look, diamond pattern option on its rubber pulley lagging. What is pulley lagging? Pulley lagging extends the life of your pulley. It is a coating, cover or wearing surface applied to the shells of both drive pulleys and non-drive pulleys to protect against abrasion. Lagging […]

Maxi-Dusters chosen to clean up North Pole mine

Brain maxi dusters

Brain Industries’ maxi-dusters will be heading to the Arctic Circle to help with a clean up of the now closed Svea Mine. At 78 degrees latitude Svea was the world’s northernmost underground coal mine and the only one in the Nordic region. The Maxi Duster is a large stone duster with a 15-bag plus capacity […]

Brain Industries Appoints New Product Manager

Paul Harrison, Product Manager, Mining

Materials handling and safety equipment manufacturer, Brain Industries, has appointed Paul Harrison as product manager, mining. Managing director Gillian Summers said Paul brings more than 30 years’ experience working in the mining sector as well as the oil and gas sector. Gillian said Paul will serve Brain’s coal mining and hard rock mining clients. She […]

Brain’s Airloader pump exported globally

Brain's Airloader pump off to Africa

Australian airloader pump technology is being used in the African oil and gas industry and elsewhere to remove heavily solids laden slurries and sludges normally considered impossible with conventional pumps. NSW (Newcastle) based Brain Industries has exported its second Airloader pump to Nigerian oil and gas services company Patoski International Services. The Airloader is a […]

Manufacturer protects miners against, potentially fatal, fluid injection injury

Hydraguard system protects miners from fluid injection injury

An Australian manufacturer  is helping protect mine workers and other workers from potentially fatal fluid injection injuries. While relatively rare, ruptures in hoses, even pin hole in size, can create a laser like stream of fluid that can penetrate human skin and flesh as if it were a needle. NSW-based Brain Industries manufactures Hydraguard. It […]

Brain Industries’ pump can clean up Iranian tanker disaster

Brain's Airloader pump off to Africa

Brain’s unique, clever Australian technology is ready to help with clean up from Iranian tanker disaster in the South China Sea. A NSW based company is reaching out to Chinese authorities to offer its unique vacuum loading technology to assist with the clean-up of the Iranian tanker disaster in the South China Sea. Brain Industries […]