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Sussex Taps gets government backing to complete $4m expansion

October 15, 2018 • GrantsComments (0)

Sussex Taps – a Somerton-based manufacturer of tapware – is on its way to complete its $4 million expansion thanks to a $600,000 Local Industry Fund for Transition grant provided by the Andrews Labor Government. The $4 million will be used for the construction of a new world-leading manufacturing facility where 20 new jobs will be created. The

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New industry-focused research to drive innovation in advanced manufacturing

October 10, 2018 • GrantsComments (0)

Six Australian businesses have been shortlisted to deliver new industry-focused research under the Government’s $731 million Cooperative Research Centres (CRC) Program. The shortlisted applicants, which will now proceed to the next stage of assessment,

Government launches a $20m initiative to boost SME export potential

September 21, 2018 • GrantsComments (0)

Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, Karen Andrews, has announced a new Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Export Hubs Initiative that will help SMEs grow, export and generate local Australian jobs. The $20 million program, which was announced in

Southern Ocean Mariculture, CSIRO to create a new super food from waste abalone product

August 24, 2018 • Grants, NewsComments (0)

A Port Fairy based abalone producer has received funding assistance from the Victorian Government to explore how waste abalone product can be transformed into a nutraceutical – a medicinally or nutritionally functional food. Southern Ocean Mariculture has

Five Gold Coast manufacturers receive funding boost to grow their businesses

August 6, 2018 • GrantsComments (0)

Five Gold Coast manufacturers will receive grants under the Palaszczuk Government’s $40 million Made in Queensland program to scale their businesses and create new jobs. Totalling more than $1.5 million, the grants have been awarded to Nerang glass and

Three WA premium food and beverage producers receive funding boost

July 25, 2018 • GrantsComments (0)

Three Western Australian premium food and beverage manufacturers have secured a total of $120.000 in business grants to expand their operations and grow employment opportunities in agrifood industries  The successful grant recipients include Premium Wagyu

Crestmead-based plastics manufacturer secures $1m Made in Queensland grant

July 24, 2018 • GrantsComments (0)

Plastics manufacturer Evolve Group has been awarded a $1 million grant from the Queensland State Government to upgrade its equipment and create new jobs. Evolve Group Managing Director Ty Hermans said the investment will allow the company to compete