Welcome to the Victorian Vernier Society Inc.
The Victorian Vernier Society seeks to inform the wider community about the value of engineering and manufacturing in Australia.
The Vernier Foundation has been formed to promote and attract the interest of young people to engineering and assist in their training and education.
Membership is open to individuals and organisations who care passionately about the future of manufacturing in Australia.
In his ‘Opinion’ piece in December AMT, the magazine for all the AMTIL members and really anyone who has a passion for manufacturing and technology, the CEO Shane Infanti uses the ubiquitous coffee bean to explain how machine tools are the “Mother of all products”. Machine Tools helped produce the whole machinery set involved in […]
Ronson Gears are delighted to confirm that we have been awarded the contract to deliver precision gears and gear assemblies for the Evolved SeaSparrow Missile (ESSM) program. The three year full rate production contract is part of the collaboration between BAE Systems Australia and a major US Defence prime. The program consists of a consortium […]
Before his election, Anthony Albanese made encouraging statements about manufacturing. “We need to make more things in Australia … have advanced manufacturing … boost vital skills by investing in education and training … and supercharge productivity”. At that point I was enthusiastic; this new government will make rejuvenating manufacturing a real and successful project. But […]
Pearls and Irritations Dr JOHN WHITE, PETER FARLEY, DAVID GILLETT, CHRIS STOLTZ. The establishment of the Australian Public Service (APS) Review Panel is a powerful opportunity to examine the state of play of project development at the federal government level and kick-start a positive step change in performance. This will apply pressure to state governments […]