National Engineering Pty Ltd—Grain Storage Silos

PRA number

2004/7405

Published date

Product description

Models ES23 and CB23 (62 tonne capacity) manufactured between 1 January 1986 and 31 October 2002 (note prior to 1993 the silo was manufactured under the Normoyle brand and also sold under the Elders).
Identifying features
Models ES23 and CB23 (62 tonne capacity).

Other identifying numbers

Models ES23 and CB23 (62 tonne capacity).

What are the defects?

The affected silos have been supplied with wall reinforcing bands that may not be suitable if the silos are being used to store heavier types of grains. This has the potential for the bands to break and the silos fail structurally.

What are the hazards?

Structural failure.

What should consumers do?

Consumers should contact National Engineering to determine the appropriate action required to ensure the silos can be used safely. Contact Ted Tamsett (02) 6382 1499 or email ttamsett@nationalengineering.com.au. A website is available at www.nationalengineering.com.au

Supplier

National Engineering Pty Limited

Where the product was sold

New South Wales

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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