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SOFRACO Engineering Systems Pty Ltd

Corporate Profile

Company Information

Company Name
SOFRACO Engineering Systems Pty Ltd
29 003 569 560
Unit 5, 119 McEvoy St Alexandria, NSW 2015 Australia
Web Address

Company Data

Number of Employees
Is your company a small to medium enterprise (SME)?
Is your company a product or service orientated business?
Does your company currently supply directly to the ADF or Department of Defence?
Does your company currently supply directly to a Defence prime contractor?

Industry and Defence Engagement

Member of an industry group or association


Contact Information

Primary Point of Contact

Charlie Turner
Project Manager
02 9262 3455
0419 283 801

Company Capabilities

Company Capability

Company Overview

SOFRACO Engineering Systems has been providing innovative, practical and professional services to Defence, Marine, Infrastructure and Commercial sectors since 1988. SOFRACO’s emphasis is on providing a holistic, turn-key solution for the support of capital equipment, spanning pre-acquisition, through-life-support to decommissioning and disposal.

SOFRACO maintains recognised engineering authority levels and qualifications according to the requirements of ABR 6492 Navy Technical Regulations Manual and are familiar with various standards and specifications such as required by Government and Commercial customers, such as the Australian Standards, IMO, SOLAS, DNV, BV, LR & NSCV.

All departments have qualified and experienced personnel covering many disciplines. SOFRACO’s current in-house personnel include:
• Marine Engineers
• Naval Architects
• Electrical Engineers
• Mechanical Engineers
• Aerospace Engineers
• Project Managers
• Fitters / Machinists
• Electricians
• Welders
• Plant Operators
• Riggers
• Technical Writers
• Training Officers
• Desktop Publishers
• Design Draftspersons
• Illustrators
• Procurement Officers

SOFRACO has been carrying out engineering services for the Navy and commercial clients since 1988. Our experienced staff project manage every task using proven methodology based on Australian Standards and the SOFRACO Business Management System. Our engineering services include both production and servicing.
SOFRACO’s workshop has a floor space of approximately 500m2, containing a clean room for hydraulic, pneumatic or HVAC work, a secure storage area, as well as segregated welding, fitting and machining bays.

Our production capabilities include:
• Fabrication
• Mechanical and Electrical manufacture and Assembly
• Hydraulic & Pneumatic Systems
• Installation / Integration Services

SOFRACO are committed to maintaining and ensuring a flexible and agile workforce capable of reacting at short notice for emergency and rapid responds works.

Concept and Feasibility Analysis
Initial Design
Detailed Design
Engineering Analysis and Assessment
Function/Performance Testing and Set to Work
Troubleshooting, Maintenance and Repair
Integrated Logistics Support (ILS)
Showcase Capability

SOFRACO Engineeing Systems offer a holistic, turn-key solution for the support of capital equipment, spanning pre-acquisition, through-life-support to decommissioning and disposal. SOFRACO's workforce are highly skilled and offer a variety of backgrounds relevant to the marine industry.
SOFRACO have an extensive range of trusted and vetted suppliers for all forms of equipment facilitating fast deliveries at competitive pricing.
SOFRACO are extremely experienced in the marine industry and specifically working with the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). SOFRACO are well versed with the procedures and processes of the RAN and the quality assurance requirements associated. SOFRACO offer a low risk option to any potential Submarine Primes and Tier 1 contractors based on the high level of expertise and excellent support across all engineering and services fields.

Engineering Knowledge

Key Customers

Key customers
Thales Australia
BAE Systems Australia
UGL Pty Ltd
Rolls Royce Australia
Atlantic & Peninsula
Navantia Australia
Key Partners
Hepburn Engineering
Melun Hydraulique (GT Hydraulique)
MHT Hydraulique

Standards and Accreditations

Standards and Accreditations
ISO 9001:2008 Lloyd's Register

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