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3:31 PM, 21 October 2017

Media Release - New AMGC report defines Advanced Manufacturing in Australia

  • Manufacturing sector grows from 905,000 to 1.3 million under updated analysis, equating to 10 percent of Australian workforce
  • Just five percent of manufacturers drive 99 percent of the industry’s export value

1:49 PM, 23 August 2017

AMGC commits $250,000 toward manufacturing competitiveness-specific graphene projects

The AMGC announces a significant commitment of $250,000 toward manufacturing competitiveness-specific graphene projects. This investment will accelerate Australia’s leadership in commercialising graphene at high production scale. This announcement was attended by Hon. Craig Laundy MP, Department of Industry, Innovation and Science.

9:15 AM, 17 August 2017

How Technology Leadership is shaping the future for Laing O'Rourke

Laing O’Rourke is a privately owned, internationally focussed engineering enterprise with world-class capabilities spanning the entire client value chain. They operate an integrated business model comprising the full range of engineering, construction and asset management services delivering single-source solutions for some of the world's most prestigious public and private organisations.

9:15 AM, 3 August 2017

How D+I are using high value skills to compete in the changing landscape of manufacturing

From a boatshed in Balmain, Design + Industry has grown into Australia’s largest leading industrial design and product development consultancy. D+I create human solutions to complex problems which is why for over three decades they have been at the forefront of design and innovation.

11:51 AM, 20 July 2017

How Freelog has embraced the new era of Advanced Manufacturing with data analytics

Freelog is a consulting company which aims to ‘create the chain in supply chain’, through specialising in industrial performance improvement, customer capital expansion and recovery.

3:13 PM, 21 February 2017

AMGC Invests $500,000 into Geelong Manufacturing

The AMGC announced on Monday project funding for Quickstep Holdings, a manufacturer of advanced carbon fibre composites. This investment will aid in the development of a competitive carbon composite fender for the European automotive market. The project has the potential to generate export revenue in excess of $25 million and see the increase in demand for more high-value jobs in the Geelong area.

2:59 PM, 21 February 2017

Quickstep secures AMGC Grant for development of Automotive Carbon Fibre Front Fender

Quickstep Holdings, the manufacturer of advanced carbon fibre composites, is pleased to announce that its Automotive Division has been successful in securing an Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC) grant of $250,000 for a new project to develop a ‘Low cost carbon composite fender for the European automotive market’ with the potential to generate export revenue of $25 million.


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