Lifting Equipment Consulting

AME has specialist engineers highly skilled in the Inspection, Specification, Ordering and Evaluation of cranes, as well as the Registration of cranes with the Department of Mines and Petroleum, WorkSafe WA or relevant regulatory bodies.

From the standard workshop chain hoist to the largest offshore luffing crane, AME deliver reliable services for purchasing, project management, registration and ongoing inspection.

We also offer Major Assessments including Structural and Mechanical Inspections, such as Design Working Period calculations, and NDT inspections, and are experienced in runway surveying, repair and adjustment.

Using AME to assist with your crane purchase will result in a simplified, time and cost effective experience, allowing you to put the crane into action sooner. Having the right equipment specified, manufactured, supplied, installed and maintained correctly will always result in a more productive and safer lift.

Mobile Franna Crane

Mobile Cranes

Bridge Crane

Crane Boom

Lifting Equipment Consulting Services
Crane Registrations
AME have assisted several clients with the collation of registration documentation and the registration of cranes with the relevant regulatory bodies. We have an excellent rapport with the regulators and ensure crane registrations happen promptly and efficiently.

Why use AME?

  • AME staff have an innate understanding of DMP and WorkSafe requirements assisting to expedite the registration process.
  • Our engineers have a background in crane design, verifying, commissioning and sign off.
  • Advantages include early identification of issues prior to submission, extensive knowledge of the systems, and regular correspondence between all parties.
Inspection (Independent 3rd Party Mandatory Annual)
We offer independent 3rd Party Mandatory Annual inspections of new and existing lifting equipment including but not limited to mobile cranes, overhead cranes, winches, jib cranes and monorails.

Crane Inspection Services:

  • Fixed plant inspections of monorail, post & jib cranes, bridge, gantry, semi gantry, ASC, ship loaders and more.
  • Itinerant plant inspections for mobile cranes, lattice boom crawler, rough terrain cranes, Franna cranes to 25T, forklifts, EWPS, scissor lifts, vehicle loading cranes, post vehicle hoists and more.
Project Management
AME can offer expedient and cost-effective project management for lifting equipment, from initial consultation to ordering, delivery and registration. We also offer services for crane modernisation up to AS2550.1 and AS1418.1 requirements and the building of runway repairs.

  • AME can offer you the widest and best choice from what is available through competitive tenders or multiple quotes.
  • We can expedite, review, survey and inspect, ensuring you receive exactly what you need from the supplier, the builder and the engineers.
Purchasing Advice
Having the right equipment specified, manufactured, supplied, installed and maintained correctly will always result in a more productive and safer lift.

Our expert engineers can offer purchasing advice on the selection and specification of your lifting equipment to ensure you receive the right tools to suit your application requirements. We can also ensure your crane purchasing is cost effective, providing estimates for costs of overhauls versus new equipment.

Training
AME offer crane familiarisation training with particular reference to appropriate national and local standards. Stay tuned for our Crane Inspector Training course currently in development.
Rail Mounted Gantry Crane

Rail Mounted Gantry Crane

Scott Agnew
Lifting Equipment Engineer
Contact AME for more information on how we can assist with your next crane and heavy lifting purchase.

Call (08) 9466 7444, fill in the form on the right or click the link below and one of our dedicated staff members will contact you.

Contact AME
Bridge Crane

Bridge Crane

Gantry and Bridge Cranes on site in a car repairs shop

Gantry Crane on site in a car repair shop

Shiploader

Shiploader

Client Testimonials
It is has being a pleasure to do business with AME. Thank you for your excellent service and the quality of your Inspection Reports. You have made our site a much safer place! I would like to take this opportunity to say that the quality of service offered by AME since our first contact over a year ago has been highly impressive. Every aspect of your service has been beyond reproach and every member of staff has been courteous, polite and reliable.
Charlie RomanoMaintenance Superintendant
Just had a conversation with one of your team – and want to say thank you for quick response, no “here are 5 options, press … “, very clear answers, friendly manner. I’ve been really, really impressed with the level of customer service AME has provided to date. You’ve been a great help and I’m so glad I picked you guys.
Charlie RomanoMaintenance Superintendant
It is a pleasure to do business with AME. Thank you for your excellent service and the quality of your Inspection and Failure Evaluation Reports. The attention to detail in these reports is exceptional. Your staff have been courteous, polite and reliable. I just wanted to send a note to say that I am continually impressed by the excellent service that AME provides. Everytime I have requested support from AME it has been fast and efficient. It makes a pleasant change to deal with a company that takes pride in providing a first class service. I have no problems at all recommending your company. Keep up the good work and thanks for all your help so far.
Larry GreenGeneral Manager - Plant (WA)
AME have conducted Pressure Vessel Inspections, Boiler Inspections, Mobile and Lifting Equipment Inspections and Classified Plant Awareness Training at Goldfields Agnew. We have found the inspection reports to be detailed of quality. The staff have been courteous, polite and reliable. I have no hesitation in providing a reference for Asset Management Engineers.
Jackson WallMaintenance Planner
We have been using AME for the past year and a half for all our classified plant needs and have always found their service to be thorough and very helpful. They have always helped out with any questions I have had and have helped our site to become more aware of our itinerant plant requirements through their very informative awareness courses. I would recommend their service to anyone who deals with classified plant as nothing has ever been a problem for them.
Simon StockmanMaintenance Planner
I just wanted to send a note to say that I am continually impressed by the excellent service that AME provides. The times I have requested support from AME it has been fast and efficient. It makes a pleasant change to deal with a company that takes pride in providing a first class service. Keep up the good work and thanks for all your help so far. You’ve made me a loyal customer and I will certainly recommend you to others!
Charlie RomanoMaintenance Superintendant
We choose AME to conduct all our statutory classified plant inspections because of their exemplary service.  Not only does AME provide a timely and thorough inspection service, they are also more than helpful and very willing to answer any technical queries we have about classified plant.  All my interactions with AME have been timely, pleasant, informative and thorough.  It is a pleasure to have AME as our classified plant inspection vendor and highly recommend their services.
Melanie Jackson, Mechanical Reliability Engineer
I would like to take this opportunity to say that the service offered by AME has been very commendable. Every aspect has been thorough and your staff have been courteous, polite and reliable. I look forward to a continuing relationship.
Peter ArrowsmithMaintenance Superintendent
It has been a pleasure to do business with AME for the last two years and I have always found the staff at AME to be courteous, polite and reliable. Their knowledge of classified plant and legislative requirements is outstanding.
Jackson WallMaintenance Planner