@AuManufacturing partners with National Manufacturing Week 2019.

@AuManufacturing news is pleased to announce we have partnered with Reed Exhibitions in the 20th anniversary year of the most important event in Australia’s manufacturing year. National Manufacturing Week 2019 is is the place where the manufacturing community to come together to be inspired, innovate and connect with one another over four days. @AuManufacturing is…

Get the word out to others through @AuManufacturing

The Australian Manufacturing Forum’s news website, @AuManufacturing has launched a new listing service for consultants and suppliers, and for manufacturers seeking new partners and customers. The @AuManufacturing Business Directory provides an inexpensive way to directly reach our 5,000-strong Australian manufacturing community. The Forum is Australia’s largest social media community of manufacturers, and our reach has…

REDARC’s expansion confirms SME sector strength.

Analysis by Peter Roberts. Since the fall of the dollar from its resources-boom highs manufacturing has been on the up with the small and medium size business (SMEs) sector now emerging as a star performer in the economy. Tentatively at first SMEs used up spare capacity, but now leaders such as Adelaide-based REDARC Electronics are…

Job-shop innovation survey – How basic management principles can impact job-shop innovation in Australia

As we are approaching one of the busiest seasons of the year, it would be quite easy to assume one of the main things on your mind would be to clear the order book and get as many jobs out the door as quickly (and efficiently) as possible. Whilst undeniably an important part of job-shop success, it doesn’t tell us the whole story – you still have to explore new opportunities towards long-term growth whilst leveraging the flexibility that makes your organisation what it is in the first place.

Matt Mannix, Global Engineering Manager, ANCA CNC Machines

In this Meet a Member profile, ANCA’s Matt Mannix tells us about heading an engineering department spanning three countries for Australian company ANCA, which leads the world in tool grinding machine technology.  What is your job and who is your company? Global Engineering Manager at ANCA CNC Machines. www.anca.com What’s your role and how does it…