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Design and Drafting

Innovators in design and drafting

From visiting the Sydney Opera House, driving Melbourne’s freeways, to needing to seek safety in an underground mine emergency, you will likely have benefited from Calbah engineering products.

Calbah regularly designs and builds advanced products that to meet exacting requirements. Every project that Calbah undertakes is by its very nature bespoke and some kind of innovative solution to a client’s specific problem. It is not a ‘cookie cutter’ firm.

Since its creation 30 years ago, design has been at the core of Calbah’s business. Calbah’s design process ensures its clients are involved throughout, giving them a high degree of control over the finished product.

Calbah’s design engineers

At the core of the business lies a team of dedicated engineering professionals, led by Chester Baker. They share a deep passion to ensure every product is designed and manufactured to deliver outstanding performance.

Calbah’s skilled engineers relish a challenge and have designed everything from tunnel boring equipment, helicopter trainers, remote pipe cutters and underground refuges to hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems to industrial sculptures. If it's steel, Calbah can engineer and fabricate it.

Our design engineers will provide the solution to your challenge – efficiently, safely and with ultimate quality.

Design Examples

5T DNV Frame


10x8 Container


20 Feet Half Height


ABM Burner


ARB Trailer


Autoclave Frame


CMS Frame


CR Plant Layout


Crash Frame


Gantry


Glass Trolley


Mono Pump Skid


Myki Machine Jig


NWRL Gantry

 

Resistor Frame


Tow Hitch


TRA Container


Tri Axel Boat Trailer


Tunnel Ramp


Victrack Bike Shelter


Walkway


20' Container carrier DNV certified

20' Container carrier DNV certified
20' Container carrier DNV certified

20 Feet Workstation


Acid Separation Hopper


16 man underground refuge chamber

16 man underground refuge chamber
16 man underground refuge chamber

200man walk through underground re-breather chamber (modular take down unit)

200man walk through underground re-breather chamber (modular take down unit)
200man walk through underground re-breather chamber (modular take down unit)

AE2

AE2
AE2

Airdock

Airdock
Airdock

Byte craft screen

Byte craft screen
Byte craft screen
Byte craft screen
Byte craft screen

Cab pallet for trams

Cab pallet for trams
Cab pallet for trams

Cement Silos

Cement Silos
Cement Silos

DNV 8T Skip

DNV 8T Skip
DNV 8T Skip

DNV Certified 3000L Liquid transfer skid

DNV Certified 3000L Liquid transfer skid
DNV Certified 3000L Liquid transfer skid

Take down Test Chamber. Pipe pressure testing (enclosed chamber) rated 35000psi. Note various chamber sizes available

Take down Test Chamber. Pipe pressure testing (enclosed chamber) rated 35000psi. Note various chamber sizes available
Take down Test Chamber. Pipe pressure testing (enclosed chamber) rated 35000psi. Note various chamber sizes available

Train Platform

Train Platform
Train Platform

Trainer Helicopter


Tunnel form work

Tunnel form work (upper section)
Tunnel form work (lower section)
Tunnel form work
 

Civil Structural Design and Project Facilitation

Civil Structural Design and Project Facilitation
Civil Structural Design and Project Facilitation

Aluminium walkways under the Sydney ANZAC bridge, 24 sections


Calbah Sub Sea Rov Operated Hidrotest Manifold


Construction vehicles and equipment ramps North West Rail Link Tunnels Sydney


Fabricated Beam Shaft Gantry Crane 40t Swl


Pipe jacking machine


Remote Internal Pipe Cutter and Extractor


Subsea manifold for the North West Shelf Gas project WA


Tunnel Gantry


Traversing Lift Platform

Remote control Operation used for removing heavy components (engines) from under train carriages.

Product Delivery Hoppers

Production parts or bulk items are easily and safely handled by the hydraulically operated hopper

Modular Bike Shelters

Modular bike shelters have been installed in many public places to facilitate safe keeping of bikes at train stations, schools etc.

Trailers

Trailers of various configurations have been designed, manufactured and certified. Trailers can be fitted with hydraulics to suit specific applications

Refuge Chamber

Calbah Refuge chambers have been designed, manufactured and installed in both hard rock mines and coal mines for personnel safety in case of emergencies

Vehicle Articulation Model

Mobile Vehicle Articulation Track Model