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Titan 3330 Payload Monitoring System Simulator

Virtual Simulator Brings Payload Monitoring Out Of the Mine Site

Players can experience Titan 3330 as if they’re the operators of a backhoe excavator, trying to hit target payloads and getting real-time feedback on their accuracy.
Pets of CR

Meet the Pets of CR

Our furry friends bring us so much joy that we couldn’t help but share some of our CR pets.
Ministerial visit at our Maryborough foundry

CR’s Maryborough Foundry Welcomes Ministerial Visitors

Our Maryborough foundry hosted Energy Minister Mick de Brenni and Member for Maryborough Bruce Saunders on Tuesday, 21 September 2021.
close up of custom conveyor system for mining

CR and KBSS Announce New Partnership in the Pilbara

CR is pleased to announce a new partnership with KBSS to bring our custom-made conveyor systems to the Pilbara in Western Australia.
cr offers paid parental leave

CR Offers 12 Weeks Paid Parental Leave For Primary Caregivers

CR has announced a new parental leave policy for US and Australian employees designed to support new parents during a transition that is both exciting and challenging.
CAT 6050 FS Excavator Teeth

Excavator Bucket Teeth Guide

There's not a single kind of excavator bucket tooth that fits all mining operations. It's a continuous process that involves identifying the specifications of the job and using those specifications to determine what teeth best meets our customers requirements. Find out how CR selects the right kind of bucket teeth for any operation.
Mining Safety Products GRIPAssist

Mining Safety Products

Providing our customers with the correct equipment to protect and maintain the safety of their employees, machine health, and schedule of their mining operation.
How to optimise mine equipment maintenance - DecaEdge

How to optimise mine equipment maintenance

Every mining operation is looking to optimise uptime. CR looks at three ways to enhance maintenance regimes on your site.
CR GET Trakka Tooth Loss Detection System

Three tips for making the most of mining-sector product development

The fast pace of technology in today’s world means that AI, Industry 4.0 and big data are rapidly transforming mine sites. Here are three tips to ensure your operation remains at the forefront of the changes.
CR Foundry Steel

Steel Recycling at CR’s Foundry

Our foundry recycles scrap steel to reduce our environmental footprint. We turn scrap into world-class mining components.
How to embrace product innovation in the mining sector - RazerEdge

How to embrace product innovation in the mining sector

The mining sector is extremely competitive. To stay ahead of the field, mine operators need to actively embrace new products and services that have the power to improve efficiency productivity, and profitability.
Three tips for more efficient mines - Titan 3330 CR Digital

Three tips for more efficient mines

CR understands the role high productivity plays in profitability and is constantly developing solutions to boost efficiency for mine sites.
GRIPAssist pulling ground engaging tool from cast lip

Three tips to optimise mine safety

Forward-thinking mine operators are continually looking for ways to improve the safety of their operations, read on for CR's three top tips.
CR GET Trakka Tooth Loss Detection System

GET Trakka leads digitisation of Ground Engaging Tools

Ground Engaging Tools (GET) are now digitised, thanks to CR's GET Trakka.
Westpac Helicopter Service branded CR Stingray Cast Lip at Whitehaven mine

CR supports Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service

CR is proud to sponsor the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service.
CR Digital Titan for Wheel Loaders interface

CR Digital expands Titan 3330 range to Wheel Loaders

CR Digital has today announced the launch of the Titan 3330 Load Haul Optimisation System for Wheel Loaders.
CR joins the American Foundry Society

CR Foundry joins the American Foundry Society

The team at CR’s Maryborough Foundry have joined the American Foundry Society, to help support their growing global customer base.
CR Scale Testing Facility

Behind the scenes at CR’s Scale Testing Facility

See how CR uses scale testing to validate and test our designs in a way that's time and cost-efficient, without putting mine site operations at risk.

CR acquires GET Trakka

CR is pleased to announce the acquisition of GET Trakka, the sensor-based G.E.T. loss detection system.
GRIPAssist GET removal tool

CR launches GRIPAssist

CR has today announced the launch of the GRIPAssist Handling device, a revolutionary safety, maintenance and productivity solution.
CR Maryborough Foundry

Behind the scenes at CR’s Maryborough Foundry

Learn how the team at CR's Foundry optimise their casting process.
CR Dragline Bucket manufactured in Mackay

Dignitary visit to CR’s Mackay manufacturing facility

On Thursday 24 September 2020, Senator the Hon Matthew Canavan and Mr George Christensen MP visited CR’s Mackay manufacturing facility and met with staff and management.
American Red Cross volunteers

Support for Oregon Wildfires

CR has today announced they will pledge a donation to help support the American Red Cross in the recovery efforts for the wildfires across Oregon.
CR DecaEdge Cast Lip in material

CR launches the DE2553, a 9 station DecaEdge Cast Lip

CR have today announced the public launch of the their latest DecaEdge cast lip (DE2553), the 9-station lip for Large Mining Wheel Loader buckets.
CR G.E.T on a hydraulic excavator for mining

CR Masterclass series available to watch online

CR's 6-part G.E.T Masterclass series now available to watch online.
Landscape picture showing the top of a coal seam

Top of coal detection technology progressing towards commercialisation

CR Digital and Mining3 are pleased to announce a partnership with the next phase of development in Top of Coal technology.
CR Mining Onsite Service in the Pilbara region with mobile vehicle and local technical manager

CR launch ‘Boots on the Ground’ in the Pilbara

CR launches rapid response initiative, ‘Boots on the Ground’ to further increase onsite service for customers in the Pilbara.
CR donates $50,000 to Redcross Bushfire Recovery

Redcross Bushfire Recovery; July Report

In January this year, CR donated $50,000 towards helping the Redcross bushfire recovery efforts, read about their progress here.
CR Dragline bucket

CR and Goonyella Riverside Mine partner for over 40 years

CR has focussed on innovating industry-leading dragline buckets for over 40 years with its longstanding partner.
CR Keech UGET Acquisition

CR acquires Keech Castings Underground Ground Engagement Tool Product line

CR have entered a new agreement to acquire Keech Castings’ Underground Engagement Tools product line .
CR DecaEdge on a wheel loader

CR’s RazerEdge and DecaEdge deliver world first

International Mining sat down with CR's GM of Category Management to talk about CR's range of surface mining products and new projects on the horizon.

Bold new vision unveiled for trusted mining brand

CR (formerly known as CQMS Razer) has today introduced its new look. We are CR!

Bears brighten kids day at Ronald McDonald House

CQMS Razer and CR Digital teams in WA donate teddy bears to bring smiles to sick kids faces.

New colourful dragline bucket for local charity

CQMS Razer designs a special edition dragline bucket to raise awareness for Where There's A Will charity.

Thunderbirds are go for CR Digital

CR Digital announce it has agreed terms to acquire Thunderbird Mining Systems.

Supporting bushfire relief and recovery

CQMS Razer shows support for the Australian Red Cross bushfire relief and recovery efforts. 

CR Volunteers lend a hand at Christmas

CQMS Razer staff take time out to volunteer and bring joy to others in our community over the holidays.

Innovative design boosting mining productivity

CQMS Razer feature in the Engineering & Mining Journal, December 2019 edition.

New Lifting Hook improving safety in the field

A new engineering solution delivers a safer and more secure method for lifting G.E.T. in the field.

Assistance for bushfire disaster relief efforts

CQMS Razer Tomago manufacturing staff have donated funds and goods to local bushfire relief efforts.

Maryborough Foundry Open Day a success

Families, customers and local businesses take a behind-the-scenes look at our Maryborough Foundry.

CQMS Razer join HSE Mining for Movember challenge

CQMS Razer are proud to support the HSE Mining team to raise funds for men's health issues in Movember.

Ravensworth Mining Charity Golf event a hit

Charity golf event raises funds for research and nurses at Hunter Prostate Cancer Support Group.

Safety Leadership with CEO John Barbagallo

CQMS Razer CEO John Barbagallo discusses safety leadership and building a positive safety culture.

200 kilometre cycle for cancer research

CQMS Razer staff joined 1000+riders to pedal 200 kilometres to raise funds for cancer research.

Worthy Parts Expo returns in 2019

CQMS Razer were back for another year at the Worthy Parts Expo in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia.

Experience and innovation drive new cast lip design

The RE1522 cast lip responds to industry requests for high quality products across smaller applications.

Fraser Coast students race in tech challenge

CQMS Razer supports Maryborough State High students to compete in Fraser Coast Technology Challenge.

CQMS Razer acquires mining assets of Berkeley Forge & Tool

CQMS Razer continued expansion of their global market presence with Berkeley Forge acquisition.

CR Digital partner with Future of Mining Americas

CR Digital is proud to announce its appointment as a Future of Mining Americas 2019 official partner.

Tomago celebrates with Hunter Valley customers

Customers and local businesses joined our Tomago crews to celebrate CQMS Razer's 40 years.

CQMS Razer supports Rescue Helicopter

CQMS Razer signs 3-year funding partnership with Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service

Intermine Golf Challenge tees off

Local central NSW mining operations put their best golfers forward for the 2019 Cobar Intermine Golf Challenge.

Full speed ahead for CQMS Razer mining technology

Company profile by National Resources Review Magazine, July Edition

CQMS Razer delivers fresh look for Capella landmark

The Capella roadside dragline bucket has been refurbished as part of CQMS Razer 40 year celebrations

National Resources Review feature

CQMS Razer stands ready to take mining technology and product design to new heights.

PGA Pro-Am Series comes to Moranbah

CQMS Razer supports efforts to bring PGA Pro-Am series to regional mining communities

40th anniversary dragline bucket released

CQMS Razer and Melco Engineering have released a special edition 40th anniversary dragline bucket

Maryborough foundry hosts national delegation

The Australian Foundry Institute recently visited the CQMS Razer Maryborough foundry

Safety and innovation key to Tomago facility success

The CQMS Razer Tomago facility continues to find innovative ways to ensure staff safety on the job

IMS partnership delivers dragline bucket results

CQMS Razer and Mackay fabricator IMS complete first dragline bucket together

Rally cars go the distance for Beyond Blue

"Thirsty Merc” sets off on rally across NSW to raise awareness of mental health issues and support services.

CQMS Razer signs Austmine partnership

CQMS Razer is proud to announce its new partnership with METS industry body Austmine

Titan 3330 reaches billion tonne milestone

CR Digital celebrates 1+ Billion tonnes mined by their customers using Titan technology

CR Digital launch new website

CR Digital today launched its new website showcasing their world-first Titan™ product range and services

Future of Mining partnership announced

CR Digital is proud to announce its appointment as a Future of Mining 2019 silver partner

CQMS Razer on show at Worthy Parts Mining Expo

CQMS Razer exhibits at the 2018 Worthy Parts Kalgoorlie Mining Expo

CQMS Razer staff join MACA Ride to Conquer Cancer

CQMS Razer staff help raise awareness on the 2018 MACA Ride to Conquer Cancer

CQMS Razer Tomago workmanship on show

‘Like New’ repair work and heavy fabrication delivers results for Hunter Valley and Newcastle customers

Titan™ sets new standard for mining technology

CQMS Razer is pushing the boundaries of productivity with the Titan™ system

1st Hurricane Dragline bucket still hits target

The very first CR Hurricane™ is still digging and still hitting production targets today

CQ173 a reminder for cancer awareness

Dragline bucket CQ173 is a bright blue, 45 tonne visible reminder for prostate cancer awareness

Hurricane™ Celebrates 10 Years

CR Mining's iconic Hurricane™ dragline bucket has celebrated its 10th birthday

Bucket of support for Westpac rescue helicopter

CQMS Razer and Bengalla Mine join forces to raise awareness and funds for local helicopter rescue service