Thornton Engineering Australia has three extensively equipped factories. The platework factory includes 125 x 25 metres building, 18 metres high building, 2 x 25 ton cranes, 2 x 5 ton cranes, in line paint booth and adjoining galvaniser. Some of the projects handled by Thornton Engineering Australia include MCG Pedestrian Bridge, Tanks for Minerva Gas, Weirgate and 60T Hopper.
Thornton Engineering Australia uses CNC beamline and plateline by incorporating blasting and painting in one line to provide maximum efficiency. The structural factory comprises of CNC beamline, CNC platemaking, in line automatic section blasting and in line painting,
Modular assembly from Thornton Engineering Australia includes various key benefits such as minimising site work with off site pre assembly, taking delivery of imported containers until required on site, consolidating materials in the yard for expediting as well as massive storage area. Thornton Engineering Australia has handled modular assembly projects for various clients. Some of them include Perseverance, WE Smith Hudson, CBI Constructors and Ramsay McDonald.