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AMTIL releases third edition of Australia’s advanced manufacturing year book and capability directory

Melbourne, 02 March 2011 – The Australian Manufacturing Technology Institute Limited (AMTIL) has announced the release of the third edition of its popular year book and directory, AMTIL – the source, the one-stop source of information for the Australian manufacturing community designed to help companies enter or expand into local and overseas markets.

AMTIL – the source has for more than two years been the most popular resource for Australia’s advanced manufacturers wanting create new business. “AMTIL – the source is a vital source of information for anyone connected with manufacturing in Australia,” comments AMTIL’s Member Services Manager Peter Lambe. “As well as being a vital source of reference information, it is Australia’s only printed industry capability directory for advanced manufacturing so it is easy to locate a technology supplier or find a manufacturer.”

The 2011 Industry Capability Directory features manufacturing technology suppliers, including machine tools, cutting tools, automation, sheetmetal machinery, accessories and many more, as well as Australian manufacturers’ and industry supporters’ capabilities. While the Industry Capability Directory is very useful on its own, readers also gain access to vital information about the industry, including national and international manufacturing outlook, government projects and initiatives and where to get assistance.

The 300-page AMTIL – the source 2011 year book covers the following topics:


Australian Economy and Outlook

Manufacturing Performance and Sentiment

Australian Machine Tool and Technology markets

Australian Sector Analysis including Automotive and other transport, Aerospace, Defence, Mining and Resources, Medical and Construction

Government Programs and Initiatives


Economic Outlook for key manufacturing economies including: China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, UK, USA

Global Machine Tool and technology markets for the countries mentioned above

Industry Guidelines

Industry Payrates & Awards

Recruitment Conditions and outlook

Risk Assessment



Career paths for your staff and students

Industry Capability Directory

Manufacturing Technology Suppliers Showcase

Manufacturers Showcase

Industry Supporters Showcase

The 2010 edition of AMTIL – the source was a huge success with over 1000 copies sold, and readers’ feedback was exceptional with more than 85% rating the publication as very good or exceptional.

“The last hardcopy edition was sold out quickly because industry experts recognise AMTIL – the source as an essential one-stop source of information, helping them to make business decisions and to get connected with government programs and initiatives,” Mr Lambe says. “The publication is also proving to be an invaluable reference material for high schools and universities, as there is no other current publication with information all in the one place about advanced manufacturing in Australia. Don’t miss out on the all new 2011 edition, which will be available early April.”

AMTIL – the source is available in fully illustrated paper form and electronic form, and will be a strictly limited edition publication. AMTIL is already taking reservations from within the membership base as well as some substantial and high profile manufacturing companies outside its membership base.

A reservation form can be obtained here http://www.amtil.com.au/pdf/AMTIL-The_Source_Brochure_and_Booking_Form.pdf or by emailing plambe@amtil.com.au and once completed fax to (03) 9800 3436.