Topic: industry

Victoria Is The Place For Space

The Andrews Labor Government is stepping up its campaign for the Australian Space Agency – releasing the Victoria: The Place for Space proposal. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited Opaque Media Group – one of the 250 Victorian companies involved in the space industry – to launch the proposal, which forms part […]

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Massive Boost For Manufacturing In Geelong

The Andrews Labor Government is backing a massive expansion of a world-leading Geelong manufacturer that will create hundreds of jobs and cement Victoria as a manufacturing powerhouse. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll, Member for Bellarine Lisa Neville, Member for Geelong Christine Couzens and Member for Lara John Eren at […]

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Backing Ararat’s AF Gason To Boost Jobs

A leading Ararat manufacture is creating jobs and diversifying its business thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited AF Gason to announce a $500,000 grant from the Labor Government’s Future Industries Manufacturing Program (FIMP). The grant will support AF Gason’s $6 million investment in new […]

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Showcasing The Best Of Victorian Manufacturing

Victoria’s best and brightest manufacturers have converged on Geelong for a major industry event backed by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll officially opened the 2018 Victorian Manufacturing Showcase, which brings together hundreds of local manufacturers and features an impressive display of locally-made products. The event features more than 40 […]

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Our Love For Coffee Is Growing Jobs And Changing Lives

The Andrews Labor Government is backing Victorian company KeepCup – so they can create jobs and boost exports. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited KCS Australia in Lilydale where KeepCups are manufactured for local and international markets. The Melbourne based company has received $253,000 from Future Industries Manufacturing Program to undertake a […]

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Building Skills, Leadership And Infrastructure Victoria Needs

Victoria will be better placed to deliver its record pipeline of infrastructure, with the creation of the Victorian Major Projects Leadership Academy that will focus on building and maintaining the talent needed to deliver complex infrastructure projects. The Academy will deliver on the Andrews Labor Government’s election commitment to build project delivery skills in the […]

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A New Virtual Hub To Boost 3D Printing Capability

A new dedicated hub will help connect Victorian businesses with breakthrough manufacturing technology, so they can be more innovative and make cutting edge products quicker and easier. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today joined Member for Carrum Sonya Kilkenny at Objective 3D to announce the new Additive Manufacturing Hub – supported by $2 […]

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New Jobs And New Exports For KR Castlemaine

The Andrews Labor Government is helping an iconic Victorian manufacturer create jobs and expand its exports. Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today visited KR Castlemaine to announce a grant from the Labor Government to create 50 jobs and help transition 250 casual positions to permanent jobs. KR Castlemaine is undertaking a $4 million […]

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New Digital Strategy For Infrastructure Projects

As the Andrews Labor Government invests in the biggest infrastructure program the state has ever seen, a new Victorian Digital Asset Strategy (VDAS) will improve the way that projects are defined, delivered and maintained. In the coming year alone, $78.9 billion of state capital projects will commence, be developed or delivered – each project helping […]

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New Digital Strategy For Infrastructure Projects

As the Andrews Labor Government invests in the biggest infrastructure program the state has ever seen, a new Victorian Digital Asset Strategy (VDAS) will improve the way that projects are defined, delivered and maintained. In the coming year alone, $78.9 billion of state capital projects will commence, be developed or delivered – each project helping […]

Categories: Media Release, Treasurer