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Southern Strength is proud to be associated with the following

Manufacturing and Affiliated Members.


Affiliated Members


Coleby Process Consulting Pty Ltd

CPC beings 25 years manufacturing experience to your operation and using appropriate competitive manufacturing tools develops tailored processes and systems to improve productivity, increase capacity, reduce costs, reduce delivery times and improve quality. Establishing KPI's and effective measures CPC puts your teams in control to achieve your business goals and targets.


Centrum Printing

Commercial offset printing, specializing in point of display material, including standees, packaging and other three dimensional itmes, in paper, cardboard including flute or Yupo (synthetic paper)

The company has Australia's largest laminator and also state-of-the-art press equipmentm including custom made features, enabling high-end work with minimal pass-throughs. This increases options for the client by containing costs in more elaborate work and assists in quality control.


CASH FLOW IS THE LIFEBLOOD OF YOUR BUSINESS. With more than 20 years of industry experience, At DAS INSURE. Our goal is to protect and optimize your cash flow by managing the following risks:

ENSURE YOU GET PAID unsecured debtors represent on average 40% of a company’s current assets. Trade credit insurance takes the risk out of providing customers with credit terms.

MAXIMISE WORKING CAPITAL - if you have to provide contract- or commercial bonds we can provide alternatives to classical bank guarantees, which are not tying up your assets.

CYBER RISK MANAGEMENT – in a digital economy no organisation is safe from a cyber- attack. Apart from financial damage of lost data, business interruption and compromised network security, lost data means lost trust if a privacy breach occurs. Cyber liability insurance is an essential tool amongst other precautions.

Let us protect your cash flow today. Visit ‘’ or call us on 02 8335 0858. 


FIFO Capital


FIFO Capital provides cash flow solutions for small to medium size businesses. FIFO Capital's product is a prepayment of invoices due to your business. This enables the business to aviod going into debt. Our process is simple. You supply a good or service to your customer and raise your invoice. We can advance you up to 90% of the invoice value When the debtor pays us at terms we pass the remainder on to you less our fee. We do not require security or long term contracts. Our ideal clients are businesses that are looking to grow and don't have the cash right now.



Intelligent Recruitment

We have recruited permanent and contract staff for the manufacturing sector since 1994. Intelligent Recruitment Consulting helps organisations source the best people for their business in a truly consultative fashion.


PInnacle Trademark Specialists

Trademark Specialists working  with business owners to help them avoid business identity theft. Managing trademark portfolios from research through to registration and brand renewel.



ShireBiz is a business lobby group dedicated to creating employment in Sutherland Shire & Southern Sydney. Some of our notable initiatives include the Forum for Advanced Manufacturing, which featured prominent speakers from academia and industry, and an online survey of Residents, Commuters and Businesses in the Cronulla area which convinced the Sutherland Shire Council to comence marked parking bays in Cronulla. Currently we are engaging research and academic organisations in examining the feasibility of establishing an Advanced Manufacturing Technology Park with emphasis on Robotics and other advanced technologies in Lucas Heights.


Southern Sydney Business Education Network

Southern Sydney BEN are part of a national network of organisations working to create partnerships between schools, businesses, community groups and families to address skills need, help business achieve sustainability and to help our next generation to realise their full potential.
Our goal is to build capacity, mentor key stakeholders and monitor effectiveness of these partnerships in order to create a whole of community approach that supports learning and business development simultaneously.

Southside Staffing

Southside Staffing is an independent, professional Recruitment Agency operating on the Southern Side of Sydney. Our highly experienced people have been successfully servicing the employment sector since 1984. We provide total solutions in all facets of Commercial & Industrial Recruitment. Southside Staffing Solutions can help your business grow with the right talent! 

Give us a call on 9531 0066 or visit our website.


Sullivan Dewing

Sullivan Dewing Chartered Accountants work with businesses and individuals to become financially well organised helping to build profit, create personal wealth and save tax.

Our range of services include; accounting, taxation, business building, self-managed super funds, estate and succession planning.

Sutherland Shire Council

Sutherland Shire Council

Local Government


Watkins Tapsell

We offer you our 4 partners and a team of over 45 dedicated staff members who can provide a broad-range of commercial legal expertise.

Our clients comment on our efficient service, offered in a relaxed and friendly manner.

We value long term relationships with our clients, and as their needs for advice and assistance have changed we have responded to those needs.

Manufacturing Members




Alumac is a well established, full service, contract sheetmetal manufacturer. Established in 1973 Alumac has become renowned for its reliability and flexible customer care.
We are committed to reinvesting into the company to keep up to date with modern manufacturing methods and systems.



The Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation is a public research organisation responsible for delivering specialised advice, scientific services and products to the government, industry, academia and other research organisations. Apart from managing some of Australia’s most critical scientific infrastructure, ANSTO produces over 10,000 nuclear medicine doses each week which are vital for diagnosing and treating a range of diseases including several cancers. 


APR Detailed Joinery

Manufacturers of custom commercical and exclusive residential furnishings, selling to both the Australian market (directly) and international (via on-seller clients). Reknown for quality and service

Australis Engineering 

Australis Engineering are award winning specialists in designing, manufacturing and installing materials handling systems such as roller, belt, slat, chain and pallet conveyors, palletisers, robotics and automation, aluminium profile, packaging equipment and compressed air systems. With a strong team of in-house mechanical and automation engineers Australis can provide you with a tailored, innovative solution based on our standard products, or even design a fully customised solution or successfully deliver a turnkey project.



Davell's expertise focuses on a range of high quality steel products which include: clothes lockers, multi storage lockers, school lockers, laptop lockers, locker stands and benches, adjustable steel shelving, mobile shelving, filing cabinets, tambour door cabinets, mobile pedestals, cupboards and bookcases. Davell also manufacture innovative custom designed products to meet the particular needs of customers. All products are finished in scuff and scratch resistant environmentally friendly thermo-set powder coat.




When you specify Enware, you benefit from our long experience as a world-leading supplier of specialist Air, Water and Gas solutions. We lead the way delivering specialist products with fully integrated supply chain capabilities and backed by certified ISO quality controls.

FJP Manufacturing

FJP Manufacturing

FJP Manufacturing is an Australian Sheet Metal manufacturing business operating out of Caringbah, NSW. Our goal is to provide quality service to our customers while continually advancing our manufacturing capabilities to further benefit everyone in the future.

L&A Pressure Welding

L&A Pressure Welding was established in 1981.  We design, manage and build pressure vessels, heat exchanges, skids and etc. Our client come from a range of sectors from petroleum and health to the food industry


Medina Engineering

Manufacturers of precision components & special purpose equipment for a wide variety of industries such as mining, steel and aluminium sector, railway, fibre cement & building products, and power & hydro electric industries.


Multiform Engineering

Located South-west of Sydney's CBD. We have over 30 years engineering experience in the food, paper, environmental, pharmaceutical and recycling industries. We also specialise in:

- Materials Handling                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           - Machining and CNC Drilling                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        - Consulting Engineering/ Complex Problem Solving                                                                                                                                                                                            - Water Treatment Fabrication                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               - Special Purpose Machinery


Paveline International Pty Ltd is a design company established in 1987 to facilitate the design and manufacure of high quality, cost effective road maintenance equipment. Paveline is a wholly owned Australian company operating from our Sydney workshop at 8 Resolution Dr, Caringbah 2229, employing 18 fulltime employees. Paveline's owner and founder, Richard Howling, has had over thirty-five years experience in the fields of civil engineering and mechanical engineering with particular emphasis on road construction and earthmoving equipment. Paveline International has designed and introduced:

- Micro coated paving and edging (A world first!)

- One man operated blower patching incorporating spray and seal to Australia with its own Australian built machine (An Australian first!)


Steve Atherton Pty Ltd

Design and Manufacturing 



Thermotec Australia was established in 1987 and is the number one manufacturer of extruded closed cell polyethylene products such as 4-zero pipe, e-therm insulation, acoustic barriers, packaging foams, aquatic toys, furniture OEM products, speciality foams and distributors of solar hot water systems and energy saving products.


Woodland Metal Spinning

Woodland Metal Spinning was established in 1937 and still proudly services Australian industries.  Based in Sydney NSW, we are 100% Australian owned and operated. Woodlands employ a design engineer, toolmakers, fitter machinists, sheet metal workers, metal spinners and welders. Our highly skilled staff can today offer your company the benefit of our experience and assistance with the production of existing products and future development. We understand our customer’s needs, which include quality workmanship, prompt attention and delivery of product according to scheduled requirements.


Wilson & Gilkes

In the same decade the first Australian manufactured Holden rolled off the production line, another Australian manufacturer, Wilson & Gilkes, opened their doors. In the following five decades Australians eagerly embraced the emerging technologies of slideshows, Super 8 film and home movies, personal tape recorders followed by video, CD, DVD and eventually full digital delivery technology with advanced audio technology. High definition, 3D projection and virtual interaction technology are just the latest in a long line of audio visual innovations.



About Us

Southern Strength has been formed to enhance the economic development of the manufacturing industry in the Southern Sydney region and collectively develop new trading and business streams for the region from local, state, national and international opportunities.