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Multi-disciplinary Engineering Design and Project Management

An experienced design team consisting of mechanical, electronics and software engineers, backed up by highly trained production staff, enables us to provide customers with a complete solution from concept to finished product. Marand is a flexible, innovative, cost effective solutions provider offering:

Engineering design solutions

  • Design services incorporating CAD/CAM technologies utilising the following systems:
    • Unigraphics
    • Ideas
    • Pro Engineer
    • Catia
    • Fides
    • Delcam
    • Inventor
    • Autocad
  • Project Management
  • Systems Integration
  • Feasibility studies and Advanced research and development
  • Prototyping, Off tool samples, and testing
  • Engineering consultation - on site and in-house
  • Production system procurement advice
  • Specification writing, Product and process development
  • Simultaneous engineering
  • Process control for assessing manufacturing capability, stability and expected tool life
  • Standard machine tool, robotics, equipment supply and system integration
  • Project management, installation, commissioning and training
  • Assembly, PLC/CNC, robot programming and testing

Premier Manufacturing Workshop Facilities

Marand’s world class manufacturing workshop specialises in delivering:

Large and Complex Fabrications

  • MIG weldng
  • TIG welding
  • Mild Steels
  • Aluminiums
  • Invar (Ni36)
  • High Strength Armour plating
  • All critical welds are certified by a third party and reported in our quality system

World class Machining Facilities

Our range of milling machines is extensive. Our latest acquisition is a 5 Axis Breton Flymill with a capacity of 6 metres x 3.5 metres and a height of 2 metres under the bridge. This machine compliments our other 5 and 3 Axis machines. These machines are serviced by cranes with a total lifting capacity of 30 ton.

Mechanical Assembly

MARAND has three separate assembly areas. Assembly of jigs, fixtures and aerospace tooling is carried out in our tool room, Building and reconditioning of large machine tools such as our Under Floor Wheel Lathe and Hydraulic Presses is performed in our main bay with 30 Ton capacity overhead crane.

Electrical Assembly

MARAND’s qualified A grade electricians manufacture, install and commission all the equipment manufactured to the customers specifications. From the build of the electrical cabinets to the final installation of the cameras provided for operator awareness the electrical team ensures a trouble free and safe machine.

Painting Facility

Our paint booth is a heated facility to pass the stringent requirements of our various customers. Inspection such as paint thickness on 2 pack paint is carried out and recorded to ensure our products withstand the various conditions they will be subjected to.

 

Latest News

  • Land 400 opportunity provides future Ford Geelong site potential

    9 November 2017

    Today Marand announced a plan to breathe new life into the historic Ford Geelong facility. Marand is currently negotiating with Ford about the future use of the Geelong facility to open up further advanced manufacturing jobs for Geelong. Marand Executive Chairman Mr David Ellul said “As teaming partners for Land 400, we would love to produce the BAE Systems AMV35 Hulls and Turrets here in Marand’s Geelong facility. Marand and Ford Australia have worked together for over 40 years; I’m currently in discussions with Ford to ensure we can make this a long term reality in the next chapter for the Geelong community.”

  • BAE Systems and Marand announce teaming agreement on Land 400

    2 February 2017

    BAE Systems Australia and leading Australian defence SME Marand today announced a teaming agreement for LAND 400, building on the companies’ long-term partnership on major projects.

  • First in Australia, Marand now accredited for NADCAP Measurement & Inspection

    Marand is now accredited for CMM and Laser Tracker measurement and inspection by The National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program (Nadcap).