ABHR Winner ? Innovative Technologies in 2016 and Excellence in Transport and/or Conveying 2013. TUNRA Bulk Solids Handling Research Associates (TBS) is a world leader in applied and fundamental bulk solids handling research. TBS has been in existence for over 40 years and has built a strong reputation in industry for its professional consulting service and world class research in bulk solids. TBS provides a high-level professional consulting and contract research service to the resource and process industries, as well as access to graduates, training and technical assistance. TBS are the leaders in providing conceptual solutions to any bulk materials related task or problem that may occur in industrial plants. Through its technical expertise, TBS plays a major role in assisting Australian and overseas industries to maintain and enhance its competitive edge in international trade. Comprehensive laboratory test facilities are available to aid research and consulting activities. The team of TBS experts is committed to forming long term partnerships with business to help them overcome existing handling problems and assist with planning projects to ensure trouble-free plant operation.