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Archer Supporting Local Schools with Work Experience

Archer is proud to have Travis Boulton from Narara Valley High School here on the Central Coast to have done work experience last week at ARCHER’s manufacturing centre of excellence in Somersby.

"Before coming to Archer, I expected to learn...

A 40 Year Overnight Success Story is Featured on AMT

Archer Enterprises is proud to be featured in the December 2017/January 2017 issue of AMT magazine.

What began in a garage when fitter and machinist Barry Byrne identified a niche requirement for locally produced bespoke precision engineering and manuf...

New Member of AMGC Starting with a Video Interview

Archer is proud to announce that we are now members of AMGC (Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre). Archer looks forward to collaborating with like-minded business, research and industry relations.

Director Michael Sharpe, has come down to Archer'...

A Collaborative Trio in Advanced Manufacturing Featured on AMT

Archer Enterprises is proud to be featured in the October/November Issue of AMT magazine. Working as a co-operative since 2013, ARCHER, SolidCAM and Okuma have created a strong relationship through collaboration.

 

A collaborative trio in advanced ...

Supplier Congratulates Archer For 40 Years

As a technical specialist in the machine cutter tools industry, Tim-Gautam Puri has enjoyed a long relationship with Archer. Commenting on our 40th anniversary, Tim-Gautum made the observation that Archer is quite different to other engineering-manu...

Archer is the Winner of Excellence in Manufacturing Award at CCBEA 2017

Archer is proud to annouce that we have been awarded the "Excellence in Manufacturing" Award on Saturday night at the Central Coast Business Excellence Awards 2017!

See this Facebook link to the offical Central Coast Business Excellence Awar...

Archer is Annouced as a Finalist In Helloworld Erina Group Central Coast Business Excellence Awards 2017

ARCHER is proud annouce that we have been successfully selected as a finalist in Helloworld Erina Group Central Coast Business Excellence Awards 2017!

The winner will be announced at a gala awards dinner held at The Grand Ballroom, Crowne Plaza, Terri...

Engineering 40 Years of Precision

Archer is excited to announce that July 2017 marks our 40th anniversary!

Through the foresight of our grandfather and father, we determined to provide the highest no-compromise standards of design-to-manufacture services which has attracted landmark ...

Archer Is Proud To Be Exhibiting At Try'A Skill Tafe NSW Hunter Institute Ourimbah Campus

Archer is proud to be exhibiting at Try'A Skill Tafe NSW Hunter Institute Ourimbah Campus today!

Archer has setup their stand bright and early this morning at 7:45am, for a 9am start with over 800 expected Students to Try'a Skill and find thei...

Redesigned and Manufactured MJC's for Stanwall Power Station Featured on Power Magazine

Archer is proud to be featured in Power Magazine on the 1st of May 2017.

Newly Designed Deluge Valve Improves Functionality

Stanwell Power Station, a 1,460-MW coal-fired power plant located in Queensland, Australia, faced a dilemma. The reliability of ...

Archer's Hob Arbor Collaboration With Chamberlain and Sandvik

Archer is proud to be featured in AMTIL April/May edition.

Collaboration is key to competing on the world stage

A machining project that brought Sandvik Coromant together with international manufacturer Chamberlain and New South Wales precision engineer...

Archer's Version 2 Quad Chart

Archer is proud to have updated their Quad Chart to Version 2 Showcasing:

Precision CNC Machining
Design & Prototype
Fluid Control Hardware
Assembly & Testing
Precision Fabrication
Project Management
Sub-Contract Precision CNC Machining & ...

Archer's Quad Chart

Archer is proud to show off our new Quad Chart, showcasing what Archer does:

Manufacturing Capabilities
• Precision Multi Axis CNC Machining
• MIG and TIG Welding Fabrication
• Sheet Metal Work
• Oxy and Plasma Cutting
• Project Ma...

Adding Okuma Versatility

Archer is proud to be featured on Okuma's Issue 1 of 2017 Newsletter and Website after investing in their 4th Okuma CNC Machine - MB-56VA.

 

 “From the time we ordered the MB-56VA to installation, commissioning and starting its firs...

It's Your Move

It was a fun project...an unusual way of displaying our precision engineering prowess...and at the same time it represents how innovative businesses move ahead. 

 

Technically speaking, we designed the chess set using advanced 3D CAD/CAM softw...

Continuous Improvement Cluster Meeting for Central Coast Industry Connect Featured on AI Group's Newsletter

Archer is proud to be featured in AI Group's December Newsletter after hosting a successful Continuous Improvement Cluster Meeting for Central Coast Industry Connect on the 4th of November.

 

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Individual WTIA Member

Archer Enterprises is proud to be part of the Welding Technology Institute of Australia community and has renewed as an Individual WTIA Member.

 

 

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Hosting a Continuous Improvement Open Day for Local Industry

Archer hosted an open day focused on a critical aspect of sustainability which was organised by Central Coast Manufacturing Connect, of which we are a member.

 

The Continuous Improvement event was held in our 800 square metre Manufacturing Centre...

Archer Successfully Hosted Continuous Improvement Cluster Meeting

On behalf of all of us at ARCHER, we would like to thank everyone for attending today's CI Cluster Meeting.

Archer Proud To Host Continuous Improvement Cluster Meeting

Archer is about to welcome a select group of Central Coast based companies from a range of industries which are keen to learn more about Continuous Improvement. The Friday 4th event is an initiative of the Central Coast Manufacturing Connect, of whic...

Okuma Adds World-Class Versatility For Archer Featured In AMT

Archer Enterprises is featured in the October/November Issue of AMT magazine after investing in a fourth Okuma CNC Machine - MB-56VA.

Okuma Corporation Japan Visits Archer

Takeshi (Tommy) Oyabu from the Specialist Overseas Division of the Okuma Corporation Japan took time aside to come and visit the team at Archer during his recent trip Down Under.

 

Archer has a close relationship with Okuma. We operate a variety o...

Finalist for Central Coast Business Excellence Award

Archer has been selected as finalist in 2016 Mercedes-Benz Gosford Central Coast Business Excellence Awards.

 

Paying the Price of Poor Project Management featured in AMT

Archer Enterprises is featured in the June/July issue of AMT magazine after raising the issue of worsening (error-ridden) scopes of work and deterioration in project management skills in the industrial sector. We collaborated with the Australian Insti...

Exciting World-Class Career Opportunities For Local Apprentices Features In Central Coast Business Review.

Archer Enterprises is featured in this month’s issue of the Central Coast Business Review which has recognised our significant feat of employing another two local apprentices. We now have nine employees drawn from the local region as we contin...

Exciting World-Class Career Opportunities For Local Apprentices

Archer Enterprises, the third-generation family owned precision design and manufacturing engineering company, is ensuring that young people in the Central Coast and Greater Hunter continue to get opportunities for exciting technical careers supplying...

Archer Finalists Again!

Archer Enterprises is proud to have been considered in the finalist group for the 2015 Hunter Manufacturing Awards. Archer was nominated for a finals position in the 2015 Hunter Manufacturing Awards which was held in October. Archer was strongly repr...

National Manufacturing Week

Archer Enterprises Made the Journey To Melbourne For The Endeavour Awards Night and dropped In To Visit Nation Manufacturing Week Expo 

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ISO 9001 Certified

Archer Enterprises Is Proud To Announce It Has Gained ISO 9001 Certification After Long Holding Quality At Its Core

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PACE Zenith Awards Nomination

Archer Nominated For PACE Zenith Awards 2015

Leading Process and Control Engineering Publication Nominates Archer For 3 Categories 

Nominated in Power and Energy Management, Machine Builder and Transport, Power and Infrastructure 

  PACE ...

Leading the Way With Lean

Archer Is Leading The Way With Lean and Advanced Manufacturing

Archer Has Been Invited To Present At Hunter Central Coast Advanced Manufacturing Summit

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ENDEAVOUR AWARDS HATTRICK!

ENDEAVOUR AWARDS HATTRICK!

Archer has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious Manufacturers Monthly Endeavour Awards for the third year in a row. Archer has entered the Safety Solution of the Year Award in 2015 with 2 of our zero-failure criti...

Power and Pressure

When 300KW is just not enough, Archer makes the off the shelf Better Harder Stronger.
Archer Enterprises works with Performance Spares, a Sydney based Automotive After Market High Performance Modification Workshop.

 

 

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Striving for Excellence

It is a humbling experience when your peers recognise your achievements and celebrate them. And, when you are in constant pursuit of excellence it is gratifying when your business is raised up for the rest of the nation’s manufacturers to see. ...

Taking The Plunge

TAKING THE PLUNGE.

Traditional (2D) engineering and manufacturing has its limitations. You cannot ‘see’ the finished product as a lifelike 3D model and you have to manually generate code for the machining process. This requires a lot of ti...

ARCHER Highly Commended at The Hunter Manufacturing Awards

The Hunter region of New South Wales is a very dynamic and diverse manufacturing hub with a large number of mature companies which have been supporting local and national industry for decades. So, when Archer was recognised by the judges of the 2014 ...

Solutions for all Industries

From a performance-critical valve for an asset protection system to parts for the Royal Australian Navy to a titanium energy turbine...Archer creates and manufactures cost effective solutions for a wide range of applications from transportation to po...

I Want to Solve Their Problems, I Want to Hear Their Pain

These are the words of Russell Byrne, Operations Director of Archer Enterprises, a third-generation provider of 3D design, precision engineering and manufacturing of specialised components. Russell was speaking after presenting co...

A Close Supplier Relationship

Archer uses metal cutters made by Sandvik Coromant - a relationship going back 20 years. More than simply ordering products from them we actually work together on a regular basis as explained by their representative, Tim Puri,

“We work on a dail...

End to End

End To End or E2E is an assurance that when a company engages Archer they know that we will be accountable and take responsibility for every required action through to completion and delivery of the project. It is rare that a company can offer such a...

Much More than Manufacturing. It's All About Intergration

A tour of the Archer Manufacturing Centre of Excellence at Somersby, on the NSW Central Coast, might have you believe that we specialise only in manufacturing. After all, we have state of the art Okuma CNC multi-axis machine centres and an ...

Hyper Specialisation

Hyper specialisation is where manufacturers are specialising in very specific products or processes. Rather than look for just any type of work they focus on a dedicated area and become known as leaders in their field. Klas Forsstrom, the&n...

Miniaturisation Is The Key

In previous years when the manufacturer of an automatic fire sprinkler system needed to test it to ensure that it met with international standards they would construct a giant wind tunnel. The huge chamber would be built into the struc...

ARCHER Dominates Global Product Accreditation Market.

Like many other products around the world automatic fire sprinkler systems must comply with an international performance standard. In their case it is called ISO 6182. If the system doesn’t comply then it can’t be installed...

Innovation is the Key

When Klas Forsstrom, the Sandvik Coromant Global President, visited Archer this year he spoke about innovation being as key 'ingredient' to survival in the industrial market. "These days innovation is much more than the en...

Competitiveness Boost For Archer

When Seco Tools recently announced the release of its Jetstream Tooling Duo technology it provided Australian CNC manufacturers with a fresh opportunity to improve their competitiveness.

Jetstream Tooling Duo is the next generation of Seco’s pro...

Australian Manufacturer Designs And Installs Inspection Equipment In Japan

Archer Enterprises has successful installed advanced laboratory testing equipment it manufactured exclusively for the Japan Fire Equipment Inspection Institute (JFEII).

Based in the NSW Central Coast town of Somersby, Archer is a third generation...

Turbine Development Is a First For Australia

New South Wales engineering company, Archer Enterprises, has made a contribution to the development of a new breed of power generation technology which is receiving interest from around the world.

The project for Australian company Granite Power is fu...

Sandvik Coromant Global President makes special visit to NSW engineering company on Australia tour

Sandvik Coromant Global President Klas Forsstrom visited NSW engineering company Archer Enterprises on his first trip to Australia.

A privately owned company established in 1977 and led today by the third generation of the Byrne family, Archer Enterpr...

TopSolid

“I heard other manufacturers complaining about issues they have with their CAM systems. Since we’ve had TopSolid we haven’t experienced any of those problems.” Russell Byrne, Archer Enterprises.

When a company says its visio...