The Engineers of choice through knowledge and values

Registered Training Organisation RTO 45730

Our Capabilities

Slam Engineering provides high-end Engineering Services at cost competitive rates to the maintenance areas of the mining and heavy industry sectors.

Statutory Engineering

Numerous qualified Electrical, Mechanical and Mining Statutory Engineers able to hold accountability in underground coal, open cut coal and metalliferous mines in NSW and QLD. Complimented by undertaking legislative accountability in Industrial and Solar constructions.

Examples Include:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • RPEQ Certification
  • Owners Engineer
  • Engineering Control Plans development and review
  • Safety Management system creation
  • Operational and Safety Procedure review

Compliance Reviews

Safety is the first consideration and must compliment all engineering and maintenance services provided.

Examples Include:

  • Auditing:
    • Australian Standards
    • MDG
    • EEHA
    • Equipment
    • Industry Standards
  • Risk Assessment
  • Introduction to Site Auditing of Equipment
  • Hazard Analysis
  • Incident Investigation & Root Cause Analysis

Asset Management and Maintenance Services

Value adding services that provide long-term safe and cost effective solutions for new and existing client assets.

Examples Include:

  • Preventative Maintenance Programs
  • Reliability & Defect Management
  • Failure mode, effects, and criticality analysis (FMECA)
  • High Voltage Management
  • Project Management
  • Leadership & Supervision
  • Maintenance budgeting and life cycle costing

Technical Services

Servicing all technical electrical, mechanical and mining aspects of Underground and Open-cut mining operations, Processing Plants, Power Utilities, Solar and Wind Farms and Heavy Industry Infrastructure

Examples Include:

  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) programming
  • Human Machine Interface (HMI) programming
  • Engineering Design and CAD Drafting
  • Power Studies
  • Hazardous Area Assessment
  • Creation or review of technical specifications
  • Scope of work development
  • Mine Planning
  • Subsidence & Geotechnical
  • Roof Control
  • Ventilation

Why Choose Us

Murray Timpson



Using his extensive experience and knowledge, Murray manages client development and project delivery to key clients.
He has more than 26 years’ experience in control and power systems, high voltage, training, facilitation, supervision, heavy mobile equipment, fixed plant, project management, budgeting and fault-finding. Murray gains career satisfaction by taking years of knowledge and practical experience and developing training packages to train others in these special skills.
Prior to founding Slam Engineering, Murray held Superintendent and Specialist positions with Idemitsu, Rio Tinto, Vale and BMA. His engineering consultancy experience includes roles with WorleyParsons and Bechtel.
Murray is a Chartered Professional Engineer having attained dual degrees Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) and Bachelor Business from the University of Southern Queensland, he also maintains Electrical Engineers Certificate of Competency (Underground) for NSW and QLD. Murray has attained a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and holds Engineers Australia committee position on Standards Australia EL-023 : Electrical Equipment in Mines and Quarries. He is also the Co-President of MEMMES (Mining Electrical Mining Mechanical Engineering Society).
Murray enjoys mentoring young engineers towards attaining their professional goals. In his spare time, he enjoys boating, swimming and squash.