An important part of the Government's commitment to Research and Development (R&D) is facilitating access by small and medium sized companies to expert R&D services, particularly those residing in public sector research organisations.
LC Engineering has been established as a registered research agency which means we are approved by Innovation Australia as being capable of performing contracted R&D, in a number of classes of research activity.
LC provides a broad range of engineering services to the following mining, research and industry organisations:
CQMS RAZER is an Australian company which supplies mining equipment, parts, tools and materials to mines around the world. LC has been partnered with CQMS RAZER for more than a decade, providing exclusive engineering services covering R&D, design, production, manufacturing, field investigations and quality control.
LC have worked closely with Kador to develop and design many of the water tank and service truck bodies.
Gemco Rail specialises in the manufacture of rail products and provision of maintenance services to national rail operators. LC has assisted with engineering serivecs on some of their key projects.
LC has provided Cristal Mining with engineering design and troubleshooting serivces on some of their large equipment works.
BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) is Australia's largest coal producer and a leader in the international coal industry, accounting for more than a quarter of Australia's annual coal exports and 28% of the world's seaborne trade in metallurgical coal.
Rio Tinto is an international mining corporation with activities in more than 40 countries. Rio Tinto is a world leader in finding, mining and processing the earth's mineral resources.
Ludowici is an Australian company which offers innovative new technologies and products worldwide, primarily for the minerals processing industry.
Anglo Coal is one of Australia's leading coal producers, supplying coal worldwide.
LC supplies Anglo coal with a number of services including:
Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation.
Energex is one of the largest electricity corporations in Australia. ENERGEX's gas and electricity networks now span nearly 25,000 square kilometres throughout South-East Queensland and Northern New South Wales.
LC has provided Fraser Coast Regional Council with a report on proposed solutions to reduce carbon footprint of existing energy generation systems and proposed sewerage systems on World Heritage listed Fraser Island off the Queensland coast. [Download Case Study PDF]
LC works on a number of projects in collaboration with the following Australian and international organisations:
LC focuses strongly on gaining client partnerships, with a clear focus on the technical advancement and professional development of its people, with regular intake of graduate engineers. LC has a long established partnership with Engineers Australia.
Engineering Design and Drafting Service Pty Ltd (EDDS) is one of Brisbane's leading designers of mobile plant and equipment.
MineWare Pty Ltd provide the mining industry with sophisticated electrical and software technologies.
CMD, an Industrial Design consultancy firm, specialises in the design and development of products for a broad range of industries.
GBI operates a scale test facility for providing cost-effective evaluations of plant and equipment.
UQ Quest maintains and operates the LC fifth wheel and towball testing apparatus. The apparatus is used to perform both static and fatigue testing on both heavy and light vehicle towing components, as a part of Australian Standard Certifications.
Naf-Tech Energy is the latest technology in combustion enhancement based on Nano Fuel Technology.
LC is proudly a Queensland Leader Alumni Member. Queensland Leaders aims to develop the next generation of international corporations headquartered in Queensland.
LC is proudly a member of the Australian Steel Institute.
Read the Titan 3330 Excavation Production Monitor feature article in Australian Mining Magazine November Issue [Read Article]
LC's Off-Grid Energy Research Building officially opened by the Hon Ian Macfarlane MP, Minister for Industry. [Read More]
LC Engineering participated in the Austrade Delegation at the Mining Indaba Conference 2014. [Read More]
LC director, Bruce Leslie presented at AIMEX 2013 on optimising hydraulic excavator digging performance for improved payload targeting. [Read More]
LC Engineering exhibited the TITAN 3330 Excavator Production Monitor at AIMEX 2013. [Read More]
Bruce Leslie from LC Engineering presented at the iVolve technical forum in relation to excavator digging optimisation. [Read More]
LC features in the December Edition of the Resource in Focus magazine publication. [Read Article]
FIAMM lead the world in the development of Sodium Nickel molten salt technology used in their range of Zebra batteries. [More]
LC Energy has been awarded a contract to work on reducing the platinum content of catalysts used in Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) Fuel Cells. [More]
The Tesla Roadster on show around Australia pays a visit to LC at the Goodna Technology Park. [More]
Des Muller joins LC as CEO providing owner and founder Bruce Leslie opportunity to focus efforts on the R&D aspects of the business. [More]
LC offices fortunately avoided being flooded by a mere metre or so though the scale test facility and shed went totally under. [See More Pics]
Three Students successfully complete undergraduate theses with LC, all scoring High Distinctions for their efforts. [More]
We have completed a rebranding and launched a new set of company logos. [Read more]
Bruce Leslie, CEO of LC was a finalist at the AIM Management Excellence Awards on Friday 10th of September. [More]
LC received Graduating Member Award on Friday 3rd of July. Queensland Leaders aims to develop the next generation of international corporations headquartered in Queensland. [More]
LC has been approved by the Queensland Department of Environment and Resource Management as a ClimateSmart Business Cluster Leader for the Western Corridor of Brisbane. [More] [South-West News Article]
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 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]
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]
LC has been working with remote indigenous communities in and around Yirrkala in NE Arnhem Land (Yolngu people) since 2006. The skills development program assists Yolngu school leavers to bridge the gap between western and Yolngu cultures through work experience placements leading toward university schooling. [More]