We’re on a mission to revolutionize mining with data. We engineer advanced solutions to unlock productivity, enhance safety, and reduce maintenance requirements.
Backed by an uncompromising design process, data-based testing protocol, and passionate engineers, our mining equipment and technology are built so you can mine smarter.
Mining by Numbers
With over 40 years in the mining industry, we understand the challenges of the modern mine. Our products take materials to the next level, evolving hardware and software into more.
They are the next generation of mining technology that enables our customers to link actionable data with operational decisions that deliver your ESG and performance ambitions. We use numbers to connect machines with operators, engineers, and decision-makers at every level.
From our sophisticated testing protocols to predictive maintenance and mining value chain optimization, we make meaning out of data.
Let us put numbers to work to revolutionize your operations and advance your sustainability goals.
To deliver innovative products and services that support the productivity objectives of the global mining industry.
Recognized as the trusted supply partner within the global mining community; delivering highly innovative, productive, and socially responsible products and technology solutions.
We are committed to the prevention of injuries and incidents. We hold ourselves to the highest social standards.
We place exceptional customer experience at the center of everything we do.
We are honest, transparent, and ethical in all actions, from big to small.
We are proactive and take full responsibility for our decisions, behaviors, and actions.
We work as one team across all functions and locations. We encourage diversity and inclusivity.
We value all people equally and aim to build relationships of trust with our diverse stakeholders.
We relentlessly pursue excellence and take pride in all that we do. High-quality decision-making, products, and services are the foundation of our work.
Our History: From CQMS Razer to CR
CQMS Razer was born in the rugged mines of central Queensland. It all started when American Tom Meyers saw an opportunity to develop a new breed of dragline buckets. Ever since, CR has been on a mission to revolutionize mining.
Central Queensland Mining Supplies (CQMS) founded in Mackay, Australia, by Tom Meyers
Dragline teeth, adaptors, and rigging introduced
EarthEater dragline bucket launched
Conveyor accessories introduced
Acquired Maryborough foundry; First excavator cast lip for PC8000 machine
Introduced next-gen Hurricane dragline bucket
Developed Wedgelock GET lock; Stingray cast lip introduced
First excavator lip digging in South Africa
Established technical foundry team in China; CQMS acquired Razer Industries; Designed our first GET for excavators
Established office in the US
Ridgeback nose systems developed; First lip digging in South America
Hitachi EX8000-6BH excavator released with a CR cast lip
Dedicated Domite plant established in China; First lip digging in North America
DecaEdge, a world-first cast lip for wheel loaders, introduced, Titan 3330 load haul optimization system launched
First cast lips for electric rope shovels launched (DipperEdge)
CR Digital launched; Berkeley Forge & Tool acquired
Acquired Seattle-based Thunderbird Mining Systems, Keech underground GET product line, and GET Trakka; CQMS Razer rebranded to CR
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Flexible. Friendly. High Growth.
Those are just a few of the ways our team describes working here. We know that our success comes from a strong, collaborative, and inspired team, so our goal is to create an environment where you can thrive.
We believe in radical flexibility, limitless growth, and community impact.
Our door is always open
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