About Purcell’s

We have the expertise, experience and passion to take on any project requiring specialised lineboring, machining, refurbishing, fabrication, construction, maintenance or overhaul of equipment and components on-site.

Working across a mixed portfolio of industry sectors, Purcell’s has provided engineering solutions to various mining, material handling and processing, manufacturing, and power generation projects Australia wide.

Our aim is to provide the most effective repair and manufacturing strategies for clients that result in minimal downtime. This is achieved by our focus on servicing the individual needs of our client, operating with a meticulous manner and ensuring total satisfaction is achieved and preserved on each and every occasion.

One of Central Queensland’s largest locally owned fabrication and machining workshops

With a fully equipped modern machine shop, Purcell’s offers the latest state-of-the-art large capacity CNC lathes, mills and borers. Purcell’s steel fabrication workshop specialises in rotatable parts, mechanical repairs, new fabrications, transfer systems, design, drafting and engineering. Our highly experienced team of Onsite Machinists are available for big & small jobs throughout Australia. The company can also provide clients with industrial painting and powder coating solutions.

Offering the high quality project delivery Purcell’s is well-known for.

We take pride in providing clients a 24-hour break down service, with record breaking turn around times whilst maintaining the high quality project delivery that the business is well-known for. Working across a mixed portfolio of industry sectors, Purcell’s has provided engineering solutions to various mining, material handling and processing, manufacturing, and power generation projects Australia wide. Purcell’s Engineering has extensive employee experience and knowledge gained through selective recruitment and internal development.

Our Services

Purcell’s Engineering has extensive employee experience and knowledge gained through selective recruitment and internal development. This allows Purcell’s to deliver core competencies across the following fields:

Our Mechanical Project Division provide the capability and quality assurance to undertake heavy industrial and boiler making refurbishment across the Mining and Earthmoving industries. More on our Mechanical Project services.

Purcell’s manual and CNC turning capabilities cater to one-off small batch production and larger capacities. CNC lathe with y axis milling and Integrex 5 axis turning and milling allows Purcell’s to produce a wide variety of work to customer’s unique requirements and specifications. Purcell’s offer machining of intricate parts and large heavy components, including CNC milling from small part work to large double column machine centres. A large workshop equipped with heavy lift capacities allows all heavy projects to be undertaken. More on CNC Machining.

Purcell’s offer consistent high-quality, highly flexible, cost-effective services to customers with many different needs. With a powder coating factory conveniently located at Gladstone, Central Queensland, we can provide clients with a pick up and delivery service if required. More on Surface Protection services. 

We use high quality, up to date TIG, MIG and Submerged Arc Welding equipment to provide material surface build up, hardface cladding and light to heavy fabrication, and have a range of fully equipped welding trucks ready to carry out any welding job directly on your site. See more on our Mechanical Projects services.

Purcell’s can manage and structure your project, engaging from any stage through to testing and commissioning. See more on Mechanical Projects. 

We specialise in on-site lineboring and ID Welding, and can guarantee that there is no hole that cannot be repaired. Our highly experienced team offer the craft and confidence in this field from 35mm to 3500mm. See more on On Site Projects

Light to heavy industry refurbishments and manufacturing. See more on Mechanical Projects. 

Purcell’s expert mechanical engineers provide drafting services including;

  • 3D and 2D Drafting of new and existing products
  • Shop and fabrication/assembly drawings
  • Modification drawings

Enquire about Drafting projects.

Utilising a benchmarked Quality Management System along with refined quality, health
and safety protocol, Purcell’s embrace new technologies, fostering a climate of continuous improvement. More about Purcell’s Health & Safety commitments.

With portable line boring machines and optional extras, we can provide an all-round service tool for on-site or in-shop precision machining and inside diameter welding. These services are available 24 hours a day. See more on On Site Projects

Purcell’s Engineering are well positioned with headquarters and the workshop located at
5 Helen Street, Gladstone Queensland, Australia.  Purcell’s has the capability to service all on-site project requirements around the Central Queensland region, across Queensland and are available for National shutdowns.

Purcell’s Engineering are incredibly proud of the reputation and brand that the business has acquired over 24+ years of local service. We believe that the company has a purpose beyond the purpose of the business.

Celebrating over 24 years of successful operations in Gladstone, Purcell’s was started in 1996. Locally owned and operated by Terry and Kym Purcell, Purcell’s was established in 1996; a small business from scratch, with a ute, a trailer and a shed. Over the years, Purcell’s has expanded into one of the larges and most well equipped machine shops and line boring businesses within the Central Queensland region, supporting the local community, local industry and the Queensland mining industry.

In 2010, and 2012, Purcell’s underwent two major expansions, including the purchase of new equipment and employment of new specialised staff and apprentices and can now offer mechanical refurbishment for major industrial projects.  

Purcell’s Engineering employs staff with varied skills and experience including, CNC programmers, fitter/ machinists, boilermakers, powder coaters and painters. This enables the company to provide diverse capabilities to clients and offer multiple services, without compromising on quality or professionalism.

WHY PURCELL’S?

We aim to make a difference –  to our team, our customers, our suppliers. We want them to know that WE CARE, not just for the individual but for the well being of their families. We strive to provide opportunity, encouraging all to be the very best they can be.

The Purcell name will become a legacy to succeed all and will continue to provide effective and sustainable opportunities into the future for those who connect with us.