R&D Technology supply a wide range of conveyor products and material handling equipment to businesses operating within the industrial and heavy industries sectors. Our conveyor equipment solutions are 100 % Australian-made and suitable for any environmental conditions, engineered to improve safety, productivity and efficiency across a range of conveying tasks.
Why Choose R&D Technology Material Handling Products
- Comprehensive range of conveyor equipment
- Suitable for light, moderate and heavy-duty applications
- Easy to install for new and existing conveyor systems
- 100% Made in Australia for Australian conditions
- Ongoing maintenance support
We supply only the very best material handling products designed for long lasting performance and reliability. From coal mining to manufacturing, wineries & breweries, and treatment plants – we ensure your handling of materials is safer and more productive.
Guarantee the safety of your people and monitor your production with a Tilt Switch from R&D Technology. Manufactured in house, IP66/68 available in instant or built-in time delayed tripping options and a hard wearing earthed CPVC body with options of PVC or stainless-steel braided cable. Certified Ex ia switch is also available.
Pull Wire Switch
Shutdown your conveyors quickly and safely with confidence. R&D Technology pull wire switches come in high impact PBT/PC or stainless-steel construction, with all external parts 316 stainless-steel, IP67, maximum 4 n/o + 4 n/c contacts. Installation kit available separately.
Emergency Stop Pull Wire Labels
Keep your people safe by labelling pull wires correctly – remember, emergency stop pull wire labels are an essential requirement where a pull wire is in use. We have an array of options available, each meeting Australian Standards AS 4042. Contact us for more information or explore our range online.
Belt Tear Detector
Our heavy duty Belt Rip Detector is magnetically or mechanically operated, utilising the inherent reliability of Reed Switches or Micro Switches to detect any anomalies from a belt tear. Catch the rip before your entire belt collapses whilst improving safety and maximising uptime.
Pull Wire Rope
A UV stable red polyurethane coated lanyard in a choice of 304 stainless steel wire or liquid crystal polymer rope, designed to comply with the Machinery Standards AS 4024.1604-2006 Clause 5.4.6 Actuator Colour. The actuator of the emergency stop device shall be RED. Make sure your site is compliant by Australian standards and reach out to our experienced sales technicians today.
Lanyard Wire Support
(LWS) A unique shape allows lanyard wire to be clipped into the self lubricating wire carrier. Once installed, the wire cannot be removed without intentional intervention of maintenance staff. Impact modified polymer (UV stabilised and anti-static) with 10mm threaded rod galvanised, 304 or 316 stainless steel. Suitable for cable of up to 13mm nominal diameter to be installed.
(Insulated Clamping Wedge)
The insulated cable clamping wedge has been engineer designed to grip and support cable used as the pull wire emergency stop on conveyor in conjunction with the LWS wire support. The clamp also provides great strain relief in many applications across diverse industries.
Belt Misalignment Switch
Prevent your belts running out of line and keep your equipment damage-free with a belt misalignment switch. Choose between a non-metal or stainless-steel construction, with all external parts 316 stainless steel, IP67, maximum 4 microswitches, alarm and trip.
R&D Technology Material Handling Conveyor Equipment: Explore the Benefits
Improved Material Handling and Safety
Our emergency stop systems, high visibility labels and conveyor components improve worksite safety and monitoring, giving team members the freedom to control, modify and adjust manual handling tasks with maximum efficiency. Explore our range of multi-function sounders, DC & AC strobes (32 different sound signals), pull wire switches, limit switches, safe-t-curves and lanyard wire supports.
Built to Last
Minimise maintenance costs and reduce the likelihood of extended downtime with reliable and resilient conveyor belt equipment. Designed and manufactured to withstand the toughest Australian conditions with maximum temperature fluctuations, our products are non-corrosive, flame retardant and UV stable.
Easy to Install
Installing and upgrading your conveyor equipment is easy with a flexible electrical control system. Each conveyor product meets Australian Industry Standards for utmost peace of mind. They can be integrated with new and existing conveyor belt systems of any size, width and speed including systems with sharp inclines or declines. Our highly qualified engineering team can visit your worksite to assess and provide a solution based on your exact specifications and safety needs.
Maintenance and Support
Our team of experienced R&D Technology technicians offer remote and on-site support to every client, servicing our competitive range of custom electrical engineering and mechanical products when and where you need us most.
Our award-winning team is dedicated to minimising operational downtime, remaining on call 24/7 to ensure we’re ready to lend a hand when you need it most. R&D doesn’t just deliver rigorously tested conveyor products and solutions, we walk the walk, guaranteeing a rapid response from first contact and optional maintenance programs to promote the smooth running of your chosen belt conveyor solutions. Create a safer workplace for your people with R&D Technology.
R&D Technology brings you safe, efficient solutions for over 25 years. Reach out to our award-winning team today and change the way your business operates.
We Listen. We Deliver. We Take Responsibility.