Equipment Listing

Operating from three facilities, Roma, Chinchilla and Brisbane, Sharpe provides our clients with just in time manufacturing of quality products and efficient services operating upwards of 50 pieces of plant, CNC, milling machines, drilling machines, manual lathes and serving equipment. A mixed and varied equipment list leads to staff loyalty as tradesmen are tasked with variety in their day-to-day roles.

Sharpe’s major pieces of equipment are listed below:

Manual & CNC’ Lathes

Sharpe’s Roma, Chinchilla and Brisbane workshops offer machining with full manual and Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machines. All equipment at Sharpe Engineering is modern, efficient and purpose built to meet our clients needs. This presents costs and quality benefits to our clients as Sharpe can capitalise on operational efficiencies. These include common internally developed staff training protocols, a readily available spare parts stock, maintenance schedule minimising costly downtime and complimenting safety/ operating procedures.

All Sharpe’s CNC and Manual Oil Country Lathes are a known global brand in the Oil and Gas Industry and offer Sharpe precision, dependability and durability.

With the capacity of integrally machining pipe diameters of up to 20” OD. and lengths of 14 meters, Sharpe’s CNC and Manual Oil Country lathes deliver extremely powerful cutting capability and maximum rigidly which is ideally suited to heavy machining of Oilfield equipment.

In total Sharpe currently have 15 x CNC Oil Country Lathes and 8 x Manual Oil Country Lathes.

Supporting Equipment:

Sharpe’s supporting equipment is positioned in both outdoor yard and indoor workshop space at our Roma, Chinchilla and Brisbane facilities. Our current equipment listing includes the following:

  • Horizontal borer
  • Vertical borer
  • Milling machine (Manual)
  • Milling machine (CNC)
  • Shaping machine
  • Bandsaws
  • Radial drills
  • 3 x Overhead gantry cranes 5t and 10t with supporting jib cranes throughout the workshop
  • Welding facilities and equipment for pressure and pipe welding to AS3992 and ASMI IX
  • Pressure testing bunker for pressure testing up to 20,000psi
  • 3 Station koomey unit for BOP testing
  • Break-out unit (55,000 FT/LBS torque cap)
  • 11-3/4” bucking unit with built-in torque turn graphed reporting
  • Mobile hardbanding unit
  • Volant mobile crimping/ swaging tool
  • Phosphating dipper
  • Optical comparator

All of Sharpe’s equipment is procured from international suppliers, purchased outright, compliant with Australian regulation and customised to suit our specific needs. Our state of the art machines guarantee precision and the accuracy of our products. Our equipment is a key part in allowing us to produce quality, cost effective products for our customers.


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