Odour Management . Safety Access Covers . Design & Fabrication . Data Analytics

Our consultants are experts in the following

mechanical and electrical consultants

Electrical & Mechanical Services

odour consultants

Odour Management Services

fabrication and installation odour consultants

Fabrication & Installation

Structural Certification & RPEQ

asset management site evaluation odour consultants

Asset Management and Site Condition Assessment

project management

Project Management

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Our History

Operating since 1991, McBerns started out as a consultancy and Original Equipment Manufacturing (OEM) in the Water and Construction sectors.

Since inception McBerns has been providing quality products, services and advice to the Water, Construction, Mining and Industrial sectors when dealing with odours and worker safety.

McBerns remain committed to providing quality products and services for their clients well into the future.

Our Experience

McBerns staff have more than some 100 years combined water industry experience and engineering expertise, ensuring that we are well equipped to custom design and manufacture our range of innovative products. We are an Australian market leader in the design and manufacture of Safety Access Covers, Odour Filter Units and some ancillary products like our Well Washer Vent Poles and new ManUp Key for releasing seized manhole covers.


All McBerns products are designed and custom manufactured in Queensland Australia.


We provide solid technical and backup support with full product warranty.


We employ, buy local.


We support local businesses in our local community.

mcberns sewerage and wastewater safety product catalogue

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Our Products

Safety Access Covers

4-Sided Void Protection, Flushmount and Post & Rail Safety Access Covers

custom designed for Water/Wastewater and manufactured to suit any site requirements.

odour filters

Combined Odour Filter Range Passive and Extraction Systems

eliminates 99.9% odorous emissions with ease of operation, effectiveness and cost efficiencies.

auto wellwasher


reduces the accumulation of fats, oils and greases (FOGS) in pump station wells and can be programmed to use less than 100lts of water per day.

vent poles

Vent Pole Packages

are designed to be fully integrated with odour extraction, power, telemetry and switchboards.

man up key

ManUp Key

uses a 5 tonne slide hammer action to release seized manhole covers in footpaths and roads safely. Saving time in hammering down, chiselling around the edges causing damage to the cover.

data analytics

Data Analytics

(Monitoring Pressure Differential across the Filter and H2S levels on the Output of the Filter) Monitoring and Control of the Fan in our Active Filters.

Monitoring H2S ppm levels on site via the Web to establish our Filter and Media Design requirements.

Capability to integrate Control & Monitoring into a local PLC or RTU onsite.

Latest News

McBerns ZC1500Fan – Installation

McBerns ZC1500Fan – Installation

                                                                                                                                                                                                           Great installation project finished just in time for the xmas...



McBerns provide a safe workplace for maintenance staff and contractors.LFVP 4 Side Void ProtectionFlush Mounted  - No trip hazards 

Twin Waters

Twin Waters

 ZC1500 Odour Filter installation completed by the McBerns staff yesterday. Local athourity needed a solution on a site that had large increase in volume and was causing odour complaints in the area. The extraction fan on this unit is operating at 160 L/S.