WheelMaker Projects

Ballast Block Wheel Sets for Ocean Pipe Launch Project

In another project win for Richmond Rolling Solutions, the engineering team worked with HDI Lucas to produce 50 ballast block roller wheel sets for launching waste-water pipe from land to sea. The entire project was taken from design to deployment in just 6 weeks. The cradle sets were designed to incorporate steel wheels wide enough […]

Custom Movable Event Stage Wheels for Mcdonald Jones Stadium NSW

Richmond Wheel & Castor Co were contacted by JC Entertainment to design, manufacture and supply a range of event stage wheels. These wheels were to enable a series of modular stages to be moved around and joined together when required without damaging the field below. The stages were created for the McDonald Jones stadium which […]

Bridge Hangar Rollers for Ashgrove Gresham Street Bridge Replacement Project

Richmond Wheel & Castor Co. were contacted to help locally design, manufacture, and supply 10 bridge hangar rollers to aid in the relocation of the existing services mounted on the Gresham Street bridge in Brisbane to new permanent alignments under a creek bed. Brisbane City Council is working to replace the existing bridge crossing at […]

Custom Platform Trolley for Cummins South Pacific

Richmond Wheel & Castor Co. were contacted by Cummins South Pacific to locally design, manufacture and supply a custom platform trolley. The project scope was to custom build a platform trolley that could safely transport industrial machinery like transmissions, battery systems, fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions, and power generation systems around their […]

Heavy Machinery Custom Production Trailers

Richmond Wheel & Castor Co., were contacted to help locally design, manufacture and supply a range of heavy machinery production trailers. These trailers were designed to safely and efficiently transport farming equipment and large machinery around a warehouse. The project scope was to design a large dollie that could safely move 2.5-ton equipment around a […]

Custom Support Rotating Rollers

Richmond Wheel & Castor Co were contacted to help in the design and supply of support wheels to be used in the repair and restoration of a 32-ton high efficiency power turbine generator shaft in Western Australia. The project scope included design and supply of four fixed mounted solid aluminium billet wheels 248mm diameter x […]

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Fully enclosed double flanged castor kits

Richmond Wheel & Castor Co were contracted to manufacture a set of fully enclosed double flanged castor kits for a series of hangar doors in regional Western Australia. As part of the quoting process, the Engineering team considered and improved the design and assembly to reduce cost and improve ease of maintenance. Key features of […]

Galvanised Pipe Roller

Richmond Wheel And Castor Co were contacted to help design and supply a pipe roller solution for the launching of a steel pipe under the Swan St Bridge in Victoria. The scope called for the rollers to be used for the installation of pipe as well as the permanent lifetime support. In order to meet […]

Height Adjustable Levelling Castor

Richmond Wheel & Castor Co were contacted to help design a simple and cost effective height adjustable castor for an industrial application. The castors are used to raise a lightweight aluminium platform off the ground, and allow linear travel along a concrete abutment. Once in the new position, the castors are lowered back to the […]

Nigerian Pipe Launch Project

In late 2016, Richmond Wheel & CastorCo were contacted by a German specialty engineering company to provide 150 large scale pipe rollers for a large pipe launch project in Nigeria. The project was to launch an oil/gas pipeline from on-shore to an off-shore docking platform as part of a major infrastructure upgrade. One of the […]

Trenchless Pipeline Rollers (055-1750PU-TPR)

Part Number: 055-175PU-TPR This simple and efficient design allows for large carrying capacity and safety at the lowest possible cost. Made for large scale pipe launching projects, this design is customisable to suit your exact pipe material, size and load. It utilises the most economical products to ensure that your project is met on time […]

Custom Turning Roller Products

As well as being wheel making experts, Richmond Engineering specialises in complete design and supply of tractional gear motor drive systems. From small solutions to super heavy duty drive systems, we can custom build a tractional rotational system to suit your requirements. From temporary systems for pipe joining to permanent 24hr rotational drive systems, we […]

Evaporation Pond Covers Drive and Support System

The project scope included design and supply of a traction drive system to drive a 30 ton fabric structure forwards and backwards on a track to cover or expose an evaporation pond based on seasonal rain conditions. The scope also included design and supply of heavy duty double flange wheels for load carrying support of […]

Traction Drive Systems

Complete design and supply of load bearing and critical structural beam fabrication for a 50ton, 40m long construction platform used for road widening works in Melbourne Australia. Works included complete design and build of 2 x 10 ton capacity 55 ton tractional drive capacity (up 1.5 deg incline) girder trolleys. All work including precision module […]

AS Clear Pipe Transfer Conveyor System

Complete linear pipeline conveyor system for efficient transfer of 100mm up to 1000mm pipes from sandblasting to painting facilities. This project eliminated all crane handling of pipes between facilities and increased productivity. 6 x idler roller and 6 x gear motor driven assemblies were used to facilitate pipe transfer. Services included complete design, integration into […]

Camden Signs Bellerive Oval Sight Screen

Complete plug and play traction drive and support solution for 2 x removable cricket ground sight screen system in Hobart Australia with electronic display screens. All support and traction drive system designed and built by Richmond Engineering in-house (shown in green) with fabrication (shown in yellow) completed separately. Services included design collaboration and integration of support […]

Raymond Island Ferry Chain Drive Wheel

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Everington Rotating House

Check out our video to see the rotating house – made possible thanks to Richmond. We also supplied castors for a rotating house in Canberra, with further photos    

Victorian government – Regional Rail Link Victoria

We were subcontracted by the Baulderstone Leighton Joint Venture to supply adjustable pipe rollers for the positioning and installation of Dual 660 mm water main pipes, as part of a landmark infrastructure project in western Melbourne. “Richmond Wheel & Castors was selected for the job because of its novel design solution which included chains, wire […]

NuStar Technologies – major drill ship operation in Japan

We supplied two kinds of rollers, weighing in at 714kg and 231kg each, and created a new company record for the largest single polyurethane casting – over 450kg. The Japanese vessel set a world record in 2012 for the deepest drilling below the sea floor – deeper than 2,111m. “We knew Richmond through previous trade […]

Chevron-Operated Gorgon gas project

The Chevron-operated Gorgon project is one of the world’s largest natural gas projects, and the largest single resource development in Australia’s history. Our project required development of a stackable rollers system and massive 1066.8mm rollers to accommodate concrete pipe – vital to the overall success of the project. This includes a 10,000kg pipe rolling solution.

Deep Sea Drilling Support Rollers

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