Company Overview

Nobles is a leading specialist provider of lifting and rigging equipment and components, technical services and engineering design and fabrication for complete solutions to the heaviest and most complex Defence lifting, rigging and lashing requirements on land, air or sea.

Nobles supplies lifting and rigging products and services across the full Defence procurement and
operating value chain, including shipyard and manufacturing facility construction, vessel and vehicle build, as part of the equipment and vessel itself and during sustainment.

Nobles is a 110 year old Australian owned and operated company with locations Australia-wide.

Products and Services

Nobles sources, stocks, manufactures, assembles and tests of the broadest national range of specialist
lifting & rigging products including: wire rope, strand & terminations; wire rope, synthetic & chain slings;
lifting, general purpose & mooring chain; hoisting & winching equipment; lifting & rigging components,
hardware & accessories; blocks, swivels & materials handling equipment; height safety gear; electronic
load measuring systems; and load restraint & vehicle recovery devices.

Nobles has the largest technical services and customer engineering teams in Australia for lifting,
rigging & crane services including: engineering design, manufacture & audit of standard & bespoke
lifting gear; custom lifting procedures, guidelines & lift plans; assessment of lifting gear & cranes for
repair & maintenance; heavy lift slings & testing; on-site testing, inspection & asset management;
destructive & non-destructive testing; crane servicing, inspection & assessment.


ISO 9001:2015 (Quality)
ISO 45001:2018 (Occupational Health & Safety)
ISO 14001:2015 (Environmental)
ISO 17020 -NATA
ISO 17025 -NATA
DNV 2.7-1 –DNV

Major Projects

Other Projects

Land 121
Air Warfare Destroyer



  • Machinery and Equipment Maintenance
  • Manufacturing
  • Other Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing
  • Other Services
  • Specialised Machinery and Equipment Manufacturing