Soanar has 49 years of experience manufacturing and distributing power, interconnect, display and related products. Our services include:

  • Application and product-specific technical engineering support
  • Sub-assembly capabilities
  • Standard and custom power supply solutions
  • Standard and custom interconnect and intelligent cable assemblies
  • Standard and custom enclosure and racking solutions
  • Standard and custom display and embedded system design and integration
  • Touch-screen integration
  • Industrial networking design and commissioning support

Power supplies, LED drivers, DC-DC converters and more

We offer a growing range of power supplies designed specifically for harsh environments. Our dedicated power specialists and experienced design and manufacturing partners provide standard, modified and custom products with a focus on compliance to all relevant electrical standards and preferences of the mining industry. Our product range includes:

  • DC/DC converters
  • Battery chargers
  • 19in rack mount power supplies and monitoring systems
  • Enclosed switching power supplies
  • LED driving power supplies
  • 100W-3,000W true and modified sine wave inverters
  • UPS systems
  • Toroidal and EI transformers

Industrial connecter and cable assemblies for harsh environments

Soanar distributes and manufactures key harsh environment connecter and cable assemblies. Some of our partners include TE Connectivity (formerly Tyco Electronics), Harting and Glenair. Backed by our local team of product specialists, our stock range meets the most demanding requirements associated with the mining industry.

Product features:

Modular switching powers supply universal AC input. They come with a three-year warranty and are available in 450W, 650W and 1,000W. Standard, modified and custom solutions, and millions of output configurations, are available; ‐20 +50c at 100% power, UL and EN60950‐1.
Zarges special container systems for electronics and sensitive equipment are made of lightweight and durable aluminium. Massive range and configuration for transport, storage and field work, lockable, stackable, hazardous goods. Preferred supplier to NATO.
Circular military connectors from Glenair, a preferred supplier to military and aircraft manufactures worldwide. Full military specifications for critical applications, industry’s shortest leadtimes, made in the US or Europe, cable assemblies.
Hoffman stainless-steel wall-mounted, free-standing enclosures and cabinets for indoor, outdoor and hazardous locations. Massive range including non metal, outside plant, water treatment and energy industry applications; full specifications are available.
Ultra rugged PDAs, tablets, laptops, displays - widescreen, touch, daylight readable, IP65, drop tested, hot swappable batteries, latest software, Microsoft certified engineers, full range of LCDs, touch technologies, embedded, industrial computers.
  • Industrial power and data modular connectors
  • Circular military connectors including MIL-DTL-5015 reverse bayonet
  • Industrial waterproof connecters M8 M12 field installable
  • Highest reliability terminals, lugs and splices
  • Halogen-free cable
  • Halogen-free cable identification / labels
  • Ethernet connectors and cordsets
  • Manufacturer hand, power and hydraulic tooling
  • IP67 data plastic connectors and cordsets
  • Cable protection systems
  • High reliability fully tested custom harness and cable assemblies

Shock-resistant displays and embedded PCs

We manufacture and supply display and embedded products designed for the harsh environments of the mining industry. We have products that are resistant to shock and vibration and are IP and DNV rated. We have fully integrated solutions in the form of panel PC, tablet or a PDA.

We can supply industrial open frame and enclosed monitors, TFT and STN panels for OEM applications, sunlight readable products and touch-screen technologies. We offer Microsoft Windows embedded support with an in-house Microsoft-certified technology specialist.

Product features:

  • IP rated panel PCs
  • DNV rated panel PCs
  • Panel PCs compliant with MIL-STD-810F (shock and vibration)
  • Rugged TFT panels
  • Sunlight readable panel PCs, industrial monitors and TFT panels
  • Rugged ultra mobile tablets and PDAs
  • Available touch technologies – acoustic wave, resistive, pulse
  • Fanless rugged box PCs
  • 19in industrial chassis PCs
  • Single-board computers

Electronics enclosures for hazardous locations

Soanar manufactures and distributes quality trusted brands such as Hoffman, Rolec, Zarges, Schroff, OKW and many more. We have access to over 15,000 standard enclosures and accessories; whether for a hazardous, outdoor or indoor location, on a vehicle, for a water plant or an energy application, we have it covered.

We have high-tech specialised containers for sensitive electronics, dangerous goods, explosives, foodstuffs and portable containers that become field workbenches. We have UL, NEMA, CSA and international standards and every material for any application – if we don’t have it we will make it.

Product features:

  • 19in sub rack assemblies
  • Ingress protection to IP65, IP66, IP67 and IP69K
  • Custom machining and screen printing
  • 19in cabinets
  • Wide temperature ranges
  • 19in outdoor cabinets
  • Wall mount enclosures
  • IP rated die cast aluminium
  • IP rated die cast extruded aluminium
  • IP rated glass-fibre reinforced polyester
  • IP rated ABS
  • IP rated polycarbonate
  • Lightweight ultra strong aluminium 19in portable field usable containers
  • MIL-STD-810 vibration containers
  • Wide ranges 350x250x150 to 1650x750x670 aluminium storage containers

Communication systems for mines

We have experience in communication systems for mines above and under the ground, base stations, processing plants, and infrastructure. Harsh environments, hazardous environments, local access points, vehicle positioning or networking devices for surveillance anywhere via industrial ethernet – Soanar’s leading brands of quality communication devices along with our engineering support will connect all your networking needs.

Product features:

  • Wireless access point
  • Cellular VPN router
  • Device server
  • Ethernet switch
  • PoE Ethernet switch
  • Gigabit / PoE Ethernet switch

About Soanar

Soanar is a 100% privately owned company with headquarters in Sydney, Australia, and offices in Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and China.

Our logistics is networked across Asia Pacific from warehouses in Sydney, Auckland, Singapore, Penang and Bangkok, while our specialist sales, engineering and marketing divisions are structured to address specific customer and product requirements.