Setec celebrates National Manufacturing Week

National Manufacturing Week (NMW) is running this week at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Exhibitors will be showcasing some of the latest and greatest products available in 2015, including air technology, robotics, and electrical engineering innovation.   With over 200 local and international exhibitors, Victoria’s NMW is one of

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Investment in Chinese factories wavering

Investment in overseas factories has its positives and negatives, however Chinese manufacturing may be slowly losing its advantage as China’s economy slumps. With a strong yuan and major factory closures, the appeal of Chinese low-cost manufacturing is wavering, giving Australian manufacturers a much needed advantage. According to an article in

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Australian manufacturing – how smart business initiatives lead to smart growth

Australian manufacturers often struggle to compete against large global companies. High industry costs and difficultly accessing larger international marketplaces from a relatively isolated location makes keeping prices low challenging for local manufacturers. While the current economic climate is creating an advantage for Australian manufacturers, companies have to continually refine how

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Setec History

Timeline of Success

Setec has recently installed two new wall murals in our Melbourne office to celebrate 45 successful years in the power supply manufacturing industry. The first mural is located in the foyer of the organisation and reflects our company’s significant history and growth. Setec has become a global industry player in

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Setec’s investing in software intelligence

At Setec we’re always looking for fresh, innovative ways to implement new structures and strategies within our business to stay ahead of the global manufacturing market. We know that the changes Setec makes today will undoubtedly influence and set strong foundations for the company’s future. For this reason, we have

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Setec Celebrates 45 Years!

Staff, friends, family and customers gathered at Setec headquarters in Melbourne for the company’s 45 year celebration event last Thursday afternoon. Guest sipped on Veuve, enjoyed canapés and were treated to a tour of the premises. Company founders Peter and Jill Lloyd started the business in their garage in 1968.

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BatteryCheck features in US and Australian RV magazines

It’s been an exciting month at Setec, as we received some fantastic product coverage in two top RV magazines for our innovative BatteryCheck product. RV PRO magazine, which is the leading business magazine in the US RV industry features a two page spread on BM PRO products, including the much

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Making Victorian manufacturing famous

On Monday 16th June, Setec celebrated manufacturing excellence with other industry leaders as we recognised this year’s Victorian Manufacturing Hall of Fame finalists – of which we were one of them. Setec was nominated as a finalist for the Manufacturing Hall of Fame Inductees award. This award is designed to

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Setec set for Louisville

Setec are eagerly preparing to exhibit our innovative BM PRO battery management range at The 51st National RV Trade Show which is set to take place from December 3-5, 2013 at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville. The show will feature 61 manufacturer and 225 supplier exhibitors displaying RV products

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