QATE , or Quality Assurance & Testing Engineers, is a well known organisation that provides quality technical equipment to its customers. QATE started its business as a powerful division of Travaglini Nominees Pty Ltd by offering non destructive testing, metallurgical and quality related consultancy services.
QATE has been providing these highly efficient services and quality technical equipment to its customers for the past nineteen years. QATE has also established many agencies that supply quality technical equipment to customers.
QATE merged with Q.A. Management Services Pty Ltd around sixteen years back. Q.A. Management Services started handling the consultancy business soon after the merger and equipment sales continued to be handled by QATE.
Although QATE is a small part of Q.A. Management Services group, it is one of the major suppliers of sophisticated quality technical equipment to various mining companies, power utilities, petroleum companies and engineering contractors.
The inspection and testing equipment from QATE are availed by various reputed organisations namely Western Mining, BHP Iron Ore, Wapet, Woodside Offshore Petroleum, Nabalco Gove, Alcoa, Hamersley Iron, KCGM and Tiwest.
A wide variety of elotip hand held units, coating thickness gauges, endoscopes, scanners, computer based inspection systems, bore scopes, cable testers and many other customised systems are also supplied by QATE on a large scale.