SEMMA New Member’s Night

April 28, 2017Events No Comments

SEMMA hosted their 2017 NEW Member’s Event on Thursday 27 April. The event – held at Hilton Digital – was 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 6 months. ​With 12… Read More →

Boosting Productivity grants: Energy Assessment Grants open & presentation available

March 8, 2017Funding Opportunities No Comments

The Victorian Government’s Boosting Productivity grants are available now to help small and medium sized businesses carry out an energy assessment and identify, and put in place, energy improvements. Grants are available to businesses with less than 200 full time employees, spending over $20,000 a year on energy bills. The grant covers 50% of the cost… Read More →

NEW SEMMA Member Deal: Insurance

February 23, 2017Member Benefits No Comments

INTRODUCING AB PHILLIPS – SEMMA’S Preferred Supplier of Insurance, Workers Compensation & Financial Services SEMMA are pleased to announce the appointment of SEMMA Member AB Phillips as the preferred supplier of General Insurance, Workers Compensation and Financial Services to SEMMA Members.  AB Phillips are experts in providing insurance and risk solutions to the manufacturing industry… Read More →

Are you receiving the SEMMA Weekly Bulletin?

February 20, 2017General News No Comments

Launched in February the SEMMA Bulletin is communicated weekly and provides updates on SEMMA activity, announcements, links to relevant news, job listings from members, partner events and any good news from our members. We have streamlined our communication into one weekly Bulletin with the relevant links and news that affects the manufacturing industry in the… Read More →

TRJ expands with move to new facility

February 9, 2017Industry News No Comments

TRJ Engineering has expanded its capabilities with a move to a new, larger site in Hallam, Victoria. TRJ began operations in Keysborough in 1974, but moved to Hallam around 20 years ago, eventually occupying three adjacent sites on the same street. The new facility is only round the corner from the old premises, but at… Read More →

SEMMA Electricity Deal Update

February 2, 2017Member 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, 2017General 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 or click here to view the full Newsletter in your browser.

SEMMA Christmas function 2016

January 12, 2017Events 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, 2017General 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 →