Site Visit: The Designtec Story

1:00pm Wednesday, 25 July 2018
3:00pm Wednesday, 25 July 2018
Site Visits
Designtec
111 Inspiration Drive
Wangara, Western Australia 6065
Australia

Overview

Take this opportunity to see and hear the story of how this 25-year-old family-owned business re-invented itself in the aftermath of the mining boom and has prospered and grown.

Designtec is a manufacturer of custom-made and off-the-shelf ‘flat pack’office furniture, with 26 employees and 50 customers.

You will get the opportunity to see the production process where raw materials are run through a series of processes that shape, cut, modify and construct laminated timber into the finished product to be installed, or flat packed for the DIY market.

Learn how the company has:

·     Developed new markets and customers, while protecting its original wholesale distribution customers.

·     Created an online presence to support its new profile.

·     Turned its workforce into a flexible unit able to quickly adjust to changes in workload, without significant cost impacts on the business.

·     Trained its workforce using internal and external sources to be versatile and multi-skilled.

·     Worked closely with its supplier base to complement the flexible nature of its workload.

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Registration

Please register below. If you have any issues registering, please contact events@asci.org.au

Cost

Free