Company & Culture

Jan 27th, 2023

WHY 2023 COULD BE THE BEST YEAR YET

We hope that you enjoyed the festive season and the all-important time spent with family and friends. As we start the new year, we take this opportunity to reflect on 2022, and what we expect for 2023. Looking.
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Mining Industry,

Jan 25th, 2023

WHY WA IS A GREAT PLACE TO START YOUR CAREER IN MINING

With fantastic weather, affordable quality housing, awesome outdoor activities, low crime rates and an expanding job market, Western Australia is one of the best places to live and work in the world right.
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Mining Industry,

Jan 23rd, 2023

WHAT IS A HD MECHANIC AND HOW DO YOU BECOME ONE?

The mining industry continues to thrive in Australia. Thus, HD mechanic jobs also continue to be in very high demand.   Do you love working with your hands? Do you enjoy taking things apart and putting them.
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Mining Industry,

Jan 18th, 2023

A CRITICAL SHORTAGE OF WELDERS THREATENS TO DISRUPT THE GLOBE

We know there is a skills shortage in Australia, but nothing aims to threaten the mining industry like the critical shortage of welders.  The problem isn’t exclusively felt in Australian mining. In almost.
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Mining Innovation

SCHLAM’S BARRACUDA MINING BUCKETS NOW BITE HARDER

Schlam, a manufacturer and supplier of products and services to the mining industry, has been certified as a[...]

Company & Culture

OUR PRINCIPLES: EVERYONE GOES HOME

We have six new guiding principles that define how we need to behave as a business every day to become the[...]

Schlam Group News, Mining Innovation

WHY WE USE HARDOX® WEAR PLATE IN THE HERCULES HX

Like the Hercules’ design, the steel that we construct our flagship dump body out of has evolved over the last[...]

Schlam Group News, Company & Culture

SCHLAM NOMINATED FOR HOST EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR AEN WA AWARD

The Apprentice Employment Network WA (AEN WA) has recognised Schlam as one of the year's host employers at their[...]

Company & Culture

NEW APPRENTICE JANA JOINS SCHLAM’S MECHANICAL SERVICES DIVISION

With two brothers who are fitters and a Dad who owns trucks, diesel runs in the family for our newest HD mechanic[...]

Schlam Group News, Mining Innovation

1000TH HERCULES BODY PROUDLY BUILT IN AUSTRALIA

In July this 2020, Schlam reached a milestone of manufacturing its 1,000th Hercules dump body in Australia. Now in[...]

Schlam Group News, Company & Culture

SCHLAM DIPLOMA OF LEADERSHIP & MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

In 2018, the Global Leadership Forecast surveyed around 1,000 senior-level organisation leaders. The survey[...]

Company & Culture, Schlam Employee Spotlight

SCHLAM SPOTLIGHT: MAT RIGBY

From Jeff Bezos founding Amazon to Michael Jackson marrying Elvis Presley's daughter, a lot can happen in 25[...]

Mining Maintenance, Schlam Group News

RIO TINTO SELECTS SCHLAM

Schlam is pleased to announce that it is one of three companies to have been selected to sit on a panel to provide[...]

Mining Innovation, Mining Industry

THE SCHLAM HERCULES NOW WITH HARDOX® IN MY BODY

Schlam has teamed up with global steel giant SSAB to offer the mining industry the world-renowned Hercules dump[...]

Schlam Group News, Mining Industry

BHP ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY

As far back as the Middle Ages, a one-year anniversary was celebrated with gifts of paper. However, the first[...]

Mining Maintenance, Mining Industry

SCHLAM DELIVERS RELIABLE AND EFFICIENT SHUTDOWN PROJECT

Schlam has recently completed a successful shut down for a gold miner in WA’s South West. The 64 man project was[...]

Mining Innovation

DT HILOAD TO DELIVER AS PART OF SCHLAM

Today Schlam welcomed established dump truck tray and bucket manufacturer DT HiLoad to the fold. The acquisition[...]

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