Overview

Mechsafe is an Australian owned and operated engineering consulting firm. Established and managed by a father and son team with a collective experience of over 70 years in the fields of mechanical and structural engineering. Mechsafe specialises in the following core areas:

  • General mechanical engineering
  • Safe life design and analysis techniques
  • Failure, Engineering Critical (ECA) and Fitness-for-service (FFS) assessments
  • RAM (Reliability, Availability and Maintainability) analysis
  • Condition monitoring and strain gauging
  • Cathodic protection and corrosion analysis

Mechsafe provides general mechanical design and verification and specialist analysis services to manufacturers and operators of fixed and mobile mechanical equipment. The principals of the firm have a strong background in stress, failure, fatigue and crack growth analyses and are able to carry out engineering critical and fitness-for-service assessments in accordance with the latest international standards. Mechsafe also provides data logging services (strain, torque, temperature, pressure etc) in both wired and wireless telemetry configurations. Additionally, Mechsafe offers advanced analysis of cathodic protection systems and corrosion rate calculations for seawater, soil and other operating environments.

The firm has a strong working relationship with internationally renowned experts in boundary element technologies, CM BEASY UK. BEASY is part of the Computational Mechanics Group formed in 1978. Its offices are in Southampton, England and Massachusetts, USA. BEASY currently provide services to clients in over forty countries worldwide in application to crack growth, cathodic protection and defect assessment.