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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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  • Australian steel gives transport builders competitive advantage

    Saturday 5 April 2014
    Our National Product Development Manager Arun Syam educated the truck and trailer industry about the advantages of using Australian steel at the Global Truck and Trailer Leaders Summit 2-3 April 2014 in Melbourne. “An important facet to our customer offering is that Austube Mills can provide third party certification on all our steel products,” Syam stated during his presentation titled ‘The Future of Manufacturing’, which focused on recent trends in Australia’s competitive steel market.
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  • Trailer Magazine receives an exclusive behind the scenes look into our quality processes

    Friday 28 February 2014
    In the commercial road transport industry, steel is everywhere, all the time – from the chassis rail carrying every trailer construction to the simple bolt holding the number plate in place. In 2012 alone, the vehicle manufacturing and transport industry accounted for 13 per cent of the steel used in Australia, and 2013 data is indicating a similar result.
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  • Chung Hung Steel visits Austube Mills

    Friday 21 February 2014
    Last month Austube Mills received a visit from senior management team representatives from leading Taiwanese steel maker, Chung Hung Steel. The team visited our Newcastle and Somerton sites as part of an ongoing partnership started by our General Manager, Richard Clement, almost three years ago.
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  • Austube Mills' steel profile - Trailer Magazine

    Friday 31 January 2014
    Drawing on more than 80 years of industry experience, Australian steel manufacturer Austube Mills is a good example that a product can indeed reflect the personality of its maker – tough, proficient and a true survivor. That's why the company can feel confident heading into 2014 and beyond.
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  • Austube Mills’ very own rising star

    Saturday 30 November 2013
    Helping to keep manufacturing very much alive and well in the Hunter are two Austube Mills employees, Daniel Hodges and Tony Stankovski, who were recognised for their efforts in this year’s Hunter Manufacturing Awards in October 2013.
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  • The benefits of Australian steel

    Saturday 31 August 2013
    Steel is one of the most sustainable construction materials. Its strength and durability coupled with its ability to be recycled, again and again, without ever losing quality make it truly compatible with long term sustainable development.
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  • The man under the helmet

    Saturday 24 August 2013
    Steel is one of the most sustainable construction materials. Its strength and durability coupled with its ability to be recycled, again and again, without ever losing quality make it truly compatible with long term sustainable development.
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  • Steel is everywhere

    Sunday 18 August 2013
    Steel has become such an integral part of life in modern society. And, Australia is regarded as having one of the most dynamic and innovative steel sectors in the world - in the use of high tensile materials and in coating technologies.
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  • Prevent falls from height

    Thursday 21 December 2017
    Falls from height continue to cost construction workers’ lives.
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  • Steel critical to defence upgrade

    The use of Austube Mills’ C450PLUS steel in new medium and heavy trucks to be used by the ADF has delivered significant weight savings.

    Thursday 12 April 2018
    Austube Mills has delivered weight savings for a project that demands maximum efficiencies – an upgrade of land force vehicles to be used in Australia’s defence.
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