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SEMMA Electricity Deal Update

February 2, 2017By Steve HollandMember Benefits No Comments

Our Electricity partner has provided an update to prepare for the 2017 expected price increases and a reminder the SEMMA contract is coming up for renewal. The 2016 electricity market has operated at levels well above the levels within 2012 through to 2015. This is due to various issues, including: Base-load generator closures in South… Read More →

SEMMA Newsletter January – OUT NOW

January 13, 2017By Steve HollandGeneral News No Comments

Have you received the January 2017 SEMMA Newsletter? The SEMMA Newsletter January 2017 (Summer edition) was sent out to Members on 13 January 2017.  If you have not recieved your copy (via email) please let Elisha know elisha@semma.com.au or click here to view the full Newsletter in your browser.

SEMMA Christmas function 2016

January 12, 2017By Steve HollandEvents No Comments

SEMMA finished 2016 with a bang with their Christmas function held at Iveco and sponsored by Vative and Ashfords. The evening was a great opportunity to meet and network with SEMMA members, Politicians, Industry people and have a drink together. With over 180 guests in attendance. Including Mayor Memeti (City of Greater Dandenong) and Mayor… Read More →

SEMMA member generous donations

January 12, 2017By Steve HollandGeneral News No Comments

Door prizes were donated and the money raised from your kind donations was $680. Thank you for your generosity to those that donated and also to the companies who donated the door prizes for this value to be achieved together. SEMMA has donated the money to the Salvation Army Christmas Appeal on behalf of all… Read More →

SEMMA New Member’s Night

January 12, 2017By Steve HollandEvents No Comments

SEMMA hosted another NEW members event in 2016 on Tues 25th October. This event held at Hilton Digital is a great opportunity to meet the SEMMA Board, network with other NEW SEMMA members and share knowledge with some of the many companies whom have all joined SEMMA over the past year. With over 25 companies… Read More →

Collaborative member event coming in 2017!

January 12, 2017By Steve HollandEvents No Comments

BDO/ANZ/M+K have formed a collaborative group to bring a teamed approach providing workshops on Going Global, from the South-East of Melbourne to the world. A broad roadmap to guide businesses and business owners through the maze. There will be a series of workshops for you to consider participating in one or all of the events… Read More →

SEMMA Members get well deserved “boost”

September 9, 2016By Steve HollandGeneral News No Comments

SEMMA Member Bar Crusher Boats, located in Dandenong South will be investing in new equipment, creating 12 new jobs and increasing its exports thanks to a funding grant under the Labor Government’s Future Industries Manufacturing Program. This grant will enable Bar Crusher to purchase and implement the latest Robotic Processing Line, providing world-class production capabilities,… Read More →