Please find below a wealth of valuable information and resources concerning our industry and the workplace, as well as various useful services available to your business. You will need to be an AMTIL Member to have access the AMTIL Member Hotspots.

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June 2018

(Industry) Machine Tool Import Statistics - MARCH Import Stats are in!
AMTIL have been disseminating Australian machine tool import statistics from the Australian Bureau of Statistics for some years. We have been able to consolidate the years from 2007 to now. AMTIL members can log in to our website and download

(Industry  Submit problems for 2018 RMIT IoT Hackathon

RMIT are taking final submissions for real-world Industry 4.0 problems to be solved at their 2018 IoT/AR Hackathon – you can get involved and sponsor a problem now, Read more


(Opportunity) Boost your Business - Are you ready?
The Victorian Government has opened its voucher programme to support Victorian manufacturers. It is in place to help businesses to become more productive, employ more people, improve market access and in general, increase their scale, Read more

April 2018

(Industry) Machine Tool Import Statistics - FEBRUARY Import Stats are in!
AMTIL have been disseminating Australian machine tool import statistics from the Australian Bureau of Statistics for some years. We have been able to consolidate the years from 2007 to now. AMTIL members can log in to our website and download

(Industry) ThingWorx Hackathon 2018 RMIT, Leap, PTC and AMTIL would like to invite you to RMIT’s Hackathon 20189. RMIT is training the IoT experts for the fastest growing IT Engineering sector. To accelerate the process we're bringing together the leader technologies and brightest minds to solve some of industry's biggest and toughest challenges.We're inviting hack teams . Read more

(Service) Are you an innovator an entrepreneur? AMTIL does its best to for relationship with people and organisations that can greatly benefit our members. Frank Wyatt and Enterprising Partnerships is one of those relationships. Frank has offered a discount of up to $1000 to AMTIL members on a GOLD Ticket into their Enterprise Innovation Conferene. Read more

(Industry) Do you have unrealised projects in IT, Finance or production? I am certain you have heard it said  “Wish I had a couple of people spare that I could give this project to, but we are just so busy doing day to day stuff and it will never get done at this rate”. Have you thought about taking on undergraduate students as interns? Read more

(Workplace) Are your machines safe? Companies in Australia have, for over 20 years, been required by law to provide a safe workplace for their staff and to ensure all new and existing machinery has risk minimised by design, rather than reliance on human behaviour.. Read more

(Opportunity) Can you Machine this? This well know client has some excess work that it is seeking to sublet. They are aluminium extrusions 7.48 meters long with machined holes through the length of it. Volumes approx. 50-60 pcs every couple of months. Read more

(Service) William Buck - AMTILs new Corporate Partner & how they can help you.
As a mid-tier accounting firm, William Buck offers all the usual accounting services such as audit, tax, business advisory, corporate advisory, business recovery and wealth advisory. The difference is the commitment and experience within the manufacturing sector. If you are wanting to grow your business, improve cash flow or understand what government incentives you are eligible for, please Read more

March 2018

(Industry) Machine Tool Import Statistics - JANUARY Import Stats are in!
AMTIL have been disseminating Australian machine tool import statistics from the Australian Bureau of Statistics for some years. We have been able to consolidate the years from 2007 to now. AMTIL members can log in to our website and download

(Industry) Do you have unrealised projects in IT, Finance or production? I am certain you have heard it said  “Wish I had a couple of people spare that I could give this project to, but we are just so busy doing day to day stuff and it will never get done at this rate”. Have you thought about taking on undergraduate students as interns? Read more

(Workplace) Are your machines safe? Companies in Australia have, for over 20 years, been required by law to provide a safe workplace for their staff and to ensure all new and existing machinery has risk minimised by design, rather than reliance on human behaviour.. Read more

(Service) William Buck - AMTILs new Coprorate Partner & how they can help you This well know client has some excess work that it is seeking to sublet. They are aluminium extrusions 7.48 meters long with machined holes through the length of it. Volumes approx. 50-60 pcs every couple of months. Read more


February 2018

(Industry) Machine Tool Import Statistics - DECEMBER Import Stats are in!
AMTIL have been disseminating Australian machine tool import statistics from the Australian Bureau of Statistics for some years. We have been able to consolidate the years from 2007 to now. AMTIL members can log in to our website and download

(Opportunity) Simple tube and sheet job Client is looking for someone to take their simple design to manufacture. Start-up demand determines volumes will be in the low hundreds moving toward higher numbers as the business establishes itself. Read more

(Opportunity) Defence Land 400 Phase 2 Briefing If you are in the defence space or wish to explore the options this is an information session you can’t miss. LAND 400 will acquire and support the next generation of Armoured Fighting Vehicles (AFV). Information sessions held in Victoria (12th Feb) and New South Wales (14th Feb). Read more

(Workplace) Do you have growing pains As our businesses grow and become more prosperous we often start to experience pain points in different areas of the company. We need to learn to let go and acquire new managerial skills and empower people to do things we may or may not have the ability or skills for. Read more

(Networking) Take advantage of AMTIL’s upcoming Events!
AMTIL continues to build a solid framework of events for you to take advantage of. So don’t wait until tomorrow. Get onto our website now and register for one or more events, there are plenty of excellent value to choose from. For all information click through to the website HERE.

(Opportunity)  Work packages are available AMTIL has been an advocate for the Industry Capability Network (ICN) for many years and over that time we have seen a move toward breaking down some of the major projects into work packages our Australian SME’s can handle. Read more