Arex has extensive facilities enabling us to provide you with the flexibility of undertaking a range of manufacturing activities to high standards. Our workshop equipped with reliable, well-maintained plant and equipment which allows us to deliver high quality results for your fabrication and machining needs.
Personnel are industry trained and accredited for for high-end machining and fabrication up to and including compliance to AS1554 part 1 to 6.
Workshop Capabilities and Equipment
We have been able to build up our workshop over the years to be a full service workshop facilitating precision machining, fabrication, assembly and painting in-house.
Arex can weld steel, stainless, mild and alloys to Australian Standards including pre and post-welding heat treatments. We perform in-house stress relieving.
- Welding to AS-1554-1 to 6
- Welding to ISO-15614
Welding methods applied include:
- MIG / GMAW / FCAW
- Stick / ARC
- Stud and
- Spot welding
CNC machining is used to manufacture precise customised components. Our workshop has Computerised Numerical Controlled (CNC) machines for bending, turning and milling including brands such as Mori Seiki , Makino and Nicholas Correa. We use GibbsCAM, a state of the art PC- based Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) system for programming our CNC machine tools.
- 300 Ton synchro
- 4-axis control
- 4 meter capacity
- Special tooling can be designed and manufactured to suit any specific need
- Mori Seiki – 4 axis NL2500 (1250mm capacity)
- Mori Seiki – 4 axis NL2000 (500mm capacity, bar feed)
- Harrison Alpha 550U (2000mm capacity)
- Makino A77 4 axis twin pallet machining center
- Bridgeport VMC1000 3 axis vertical machining center
- Arix vertical toolroom CNC mill
- Nicholas Correa CF25 with programmable head
Arex has a fully functioning spray booth and extensive knowledge and experience in the following painting techniques:
- Powder coating
- Wet spray
Our team have a deep understanding of:
- Corrosion protection
- Paint compatibility
- Temperature constraints
Painting applications include in-depth knowledge in the application of:
- Urethane paints