Our areas of expertise naturally led us to contribute to many Research
& Development projects. We are able to develop your ideas from concept through to detailed design and prototyping. Metis D&E has successfully completed R&D projects such as Light Ultra sonic Rail Testing Unit, Bicycle Continuously Variable Transmission and Crusher Bearing Installation Jig.
Metis D&E is heavily involved in the rail industry and more specifically in light rail equipment such as Ultrasonic rail testing units and Road Rail Vehicles (RRVs).
Metis D&E has designed and certified numerous equipment designs used on mine sites across Australia, typical examples include: aluminium access platforms, maintenance stands, transport frames, walkway shedders, lifting devices, emulsion tanks, storage racks, etc…
Metis D&E is involved in the construction industry and has developed many pre-cast concrete moulds for various product types. Our team also collaborate on a regular basis with concrete products suppliers on design projects to improve their process and develop new mechanical equipment.
Metis D&E has been engaged by vehicle modifiers and body builders to undertake 3D modelling and design verification on their equipment.
Metis D&E has a firm appreciation and understanding of the rigours demanded by the marine environment and other aspects such as vessel induced motions. Metis D&E is experienced in structural & mechanical integration design, technical investigations, through to compliance assessments against both defence and classification society requirements.