New $38 million Laverton plastic recycling plant creates new jobs and reinvents recycling in Victoria
PUBLISHED: 26 July
This state of the art facility will process more than 20,000 tonnes or the equivalent of over 500 000 plastic milk bottles and food tubs collected from household recycling bins into food grade resins and will be located at Cleanaway’s recycling facility at Laverton. This joint venture between Pact and Cleanaway complements the existing PET joint venture between Pact, Cleanaway and Asahi, with construction of the country’s largest PE
Pact welcomes extension of the apprenticeship wage subsidy scheme
PUBLISHED: 10 March
It’s an impressive and welcome commitment, already contributing 100,000 positions since its commencement in October and is set to deliver a further 70,000 across the next six months – an extremely valuable boost to both local businesses and the broader economy. As part of its six-year partnership with Ai Group, Pact Group has recruited apprentices across Australia to invest in the skill capabilities it will need in the future to equ
Pact Group transforms 600 tonnes of plastic waste into recycled noise wall solution for Mordialloc Freeway
PUBLISHED: 01 March
Victoria is set to house Australia’s most sustainable noise walls thanks to innovative technology by Pact Group. Situated along Mordialloc Freeway, the walls will transform 570 tonnes of hard-to-recycle plastic materials into panels spanning 32,000 square metres. The initiative was developed by Major Roads Projects Victoria (MRPV) with assistance from Ecologiq, a Victorian Government initiative to optimise the use of recycled and reus
Pact Group Sponsors Southern Cross Packaging Design Awards
PUBLISHED: 11 March
Pact Group is thrilled to announce our sponsorship of the Southern Cross Design Awards. The awards, organised by the Packaging Council of Australia (PCA), engage Australian tertiary students studying graphic and industrial design with the aim to identify new design talent in Australian higher education sector and, fresh ideas and innovation for the packaging industry.
Pact Group is Proud to Package a 2015 Product of the Year Winner – Anathoth Farm Sweet Chilli Relish
PUBLISHED: 10 March
Pact Group would like to extend a most heart-felt congratulations to a valued customer, Barker’s, for their win in the Relish Category at the 2015 Australian Product of the Year Awards.
The Product of the Year is the world’s largest consumer-voted award for product innovation.
Pact Donates Crates To Food Rescue Organisation OzHarvest
PUBLISHED: 18 February
Pact Group has donated around 3,000 rigid plastic crates to food rescue organisation, OzHarvest, for the storage and transportation of food stuffs. The crates will be used to store excess food collected from commercial outlets and delivered to 600 charities providing much needed assistance to vulnerable men, women and children across Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, the Gold Coast, Newcastle and Perth.
Pact Group Wins Two Awards in the 2014 Sector Success Awards
PUBLISHED: 05 February
Presented by AI Global Media Ltd International Publishing Group, Deal Feed International has recently announced its inaugural Sector Success Awards for 2014 awarding Pact Group two Awards:
Pact Group Launches Digital Print Technology
PUBLISHED: 14 January
Pact Group has announced a series of developments in the field of digitally decorated packaging. The next generation in packaging print technology, digital print is now fully operational in one Pact site in Victoria and will be operational in a second site early in 2015. Both of these installations are a first for the region and one of only a handful of installations globally.
Pact Group signs long-term licensing extension with RPC Superfos
PUBLISHED: 30 December
Pact Group (Pact) is pleased to announce that it has, through its subsidiaries Tecpak and VIP Packaging, recently renewed its two technology licensing agreements with the world-known European plastic packaging manufacturer RPC Superfos. These licensing agreements give Pact ongoing access to global leading edge technology and know-how in thin wall injection moulding in Australia and New Zealand. Pact, through its subsidiaries is therefore pleased to advise that it will be able to continue offering RPC Superfos’ innovative products to both new and existing clients.