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C450PLUS: Perfect for clear...

September 2018

C450PLUS: Perfect for clear...

Austube Mills’ C450PLUS is strong and lightweight enough to be the material of choice for clear-span specialist...

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DuraGalPLUS® perfect for...

May 2018

DuraGalPLUS® perfect for...

Australian-made DuraGal C450PLUS® provides the superior strength-to-weight ratio needed to make JB Caravans’...

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New livestock saleyard boosted...

April 2018

New livestock saleyard boosted...

The new CVLX livestock saleyard in Ballarat uses high-strength DuraGalPlus® to improve efficiencies in livestock...

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  • Austube Mills' safety success at Arrium Safety Excellence Awards

    Thursday 31 July 2014
    All our finalists in the Arrium Safety Excellence Awards went home victorious on 23 July, taking home three of the seven Excellence Awards, showcasing the sheer talent of our Austube Mills team to embed safety across our entire business every day. Garry Meagher, Shane Layt and the team at our Somerton manufacturing facility, outshone against the rest of Arrium’s 9,000-employee international business portfolio, by demonstrating the best practice principles it takes to uphold the Austube Mills commitment to one of its Core Values, Safety.
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  • Profiles publication revised

    Austube Mills revises its Design Capacity Tables for Profiles.

    Monday 4 May 2015
    DuraGalUltra Profiles combine the dimensional accuracy and high tensile strength of the cold-forming process with the latest generation of steel production by Austube Mills to produce a product with more than adequate structural ductility for general structural applications. The patented...
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  • Westrucks Bodybuilders reflects on partnership with Austube Mills

    Monday 30 June 2014
    Austube Mills’ steel remains the key ingredient for some of Australia’s leading truck, trailer and body builders. Its flexibility, strength and high-grade materials aside, the company’s ability to deliver consistently via its national distribution network is the reason why Westrucks Bodybuilders remains a loyal customer.
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  • Australian steel enhances Sunshine Coast hospital project

    Monday 23 June 2014
    Our Queensland Sales Manager, Adrian Bothams, said it’s great that Australian companies such as Regson Fabrication appreciate the real value of a local supply chain in delivering quality design and construction outcomes, particularly on such an important project for the community.
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  • C450PLUS can achieve weight advantages for truck and trailer industry

    Monday 16 June 2014
    Austube Mills C450PLUS structural steel tube range can be used in building lightweight trailers that can ultimately lead to a greater payload overall. C450PLUS structural tube is a ‘dual grade’ section with the strength of Grade 450 and the elongation, formability and weldability advantages of Grade 350.
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  • Austube Mills sponsored local cricket club

    Saturday 31 May 2014
    Last year Austube Mills introduced our Community Sponsorship Program and proudly sponsored our WA Sales Manager's son’s junior cricket team, the Wembley Black under 14s, for the 2013/14 cricket season. Each boy had a turn as captain and was presented with an Austube Mills branded ‘Baggy Black Cap’.
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  • Austube Mills donates $5,500 to charity

    Saturday 24 May 2014
    In a generous gesture of support, award winners from the Austube Mills Core Value Awards on 30 April 2014 will donate a combined amount of $5,500 to 11 national charities. From the three Austube Mills manufacturing sites in Newcastle, NSW, Somerton, Victoria, and Acacia Ridge, Queensland, 11 winners will each donate $500 to recognise and acknowledge the tremendous work their selected charities do to help those less fortunate than others in their local communities, nationally and internationally.
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  • Our open profile range can lower tare weight in trailers

    Saturday 17 May 2014
    Australian steel manufacturer, Austube Mills, says its open profile range of angles, channels and flats are lightweight enough to help reduce the overall weight of trailers. “Over the years, we’ve identified through stringent testing that our profile steel range (coated in DuraGalUltra) - when used in conjunction with our C450Plus hollow section product range - can potentially save up to 15 per cent of the weight of steel sections used to fabricate a trailer,” said Hayden Dagg, Austube Mills Technical Manager, Supply Chain.
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  • Austube Mills finalists 2014 Endeavour Awards

    Wednesday 30 April 2014
    We are excited to announce we have two finalists in the 2014 Endeavour Awards, the national awards program specifically for Australia’s manufacturing industry, hosted by Manufacturers' Monthly.
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  • Austube Mills' new business profile

    Saturday 12 April 2014
    Austube Mills is featured in the 40th edition of Business Focus Australasia.
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