Success stories

We’re investing in regional communities to create local jobs and support local businesses.

Through our various grant programs, industry support and infrastructure development, our department continues to back great local manufacturers and businesses across the state to create jobs and boost our economy.

We’re listening to Queenslanders to identify and deliver the right projects in the right places at the right time.

Browse our case studies below and learn how we’re supporting manufacturers and businesses across Queensland.

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  • Southern Queensland
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3D scanning and printing technology helps Cairns manufacturer make its mark

Far North Queensland based engineering firm, EDMS Australia, has become an advanced manufacturer thanks to the assistance of the Cairns Manufacturing Hubs Grant Program in purchasing new technology.

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Laser technology package gives Cairns manufacturer the cutting-edge

Cairns based electrical switch gear manufacturer C.I.E has been working with the Cairns Manufacturing Hubs Grant Program to become an advanced manufacturer.

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LEAN manufacturing journey

Our Rockhampton manufacturing hub inspired Yeppoon-based All Industries Group to embark on a LEAN manufacturing journey.

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Steering in the right direction

Townsville’s Australian Expedition Vehicles is now more equipped thanks to the manufacturing hubs grant program.

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Extending the pipeline

The Central Queensland manufacturing hubs and grants program have enabled Global Manufacturing Group to extend its services to the pipework industry.

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A digital transformation

After manufacturing liquid fertiliser in Ingham for nearly 20 years, LiquaForce has now developed a digital platform for their customers.

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Distilling for the future

Saleyards Distillery is using a manufacturing hubs grant to equip itself with state-of-the-art technology to increase productivity and boost sales.

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Engineering continuous improvement

The Central Queensland manufacturing hubs have helped SMW Group make the most of regional tender opportunities.

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Townsville business enters new age of manufacturing

TEi Services is on a journey towards becoming a world-leading smart manufacturer.

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Bridging the gap to global business

Wagners CFT grew from a domestic supplier of composite fibre materials to creating custom bridges and walkways for projects around the globe.

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Gold Coast manufacturer uses innovation to develop new product

Geofabrics Australasia Pty Ltd (Geofabrics) is using the assistance of the Made in Queensland funding grants program to automate their existing technologies.

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Cairns manufacturer using robotics to enhance their business

Cairns-based steel fabrication company CSF Industries is using the assistance of the manufacturing hubs grant program to adopt advanced manufacturing techniques and leading technology.

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Reverse engineering and virtual technology a game changer for Gladstone manufacturer

Gladstone based mechanical engineering manufacturer, Mecha Pty Ltd, has been working with the Gladstone manufacturing hub to invest in reverse engineering technology with the help of the Manufacturing Hubs Grant Program.

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Gladstone manufacturer excited about line-boring machines

Central Queensland manufacturing firm Berg is just one of many local businesses now adding vital new equipment to their factories thanks to being able to tap into funding through the Manufacturing Hubs Grant Program.

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Last updated: 17 Jun 2021