ANCA wins National Export Award

ANCA was a winner at the recent 50th Australian Export Awards event.

ANCA was a winner at the recent 50th Australian Export Awards event.

ANCA Director Pat Boland accepted the Large Advanced Manufacturer award which ANCA also won in 1995.

Austrade State Director for Tasmania and Victoria, Margaret Bounader, said: "ANCA is an outstanding example of successful, export-focussed manufacturing."

"ANCA exports 98% of its products and has built its reputation through innovation and a commitment to research and development."

The quality of new products released this year, such as the MX5 tool grinder, and the high number of engineers employed by the company, which exceeds one hundred, is testament to this commitment.

Established in 1974, ANCA is a manufacturer of high quality CNC tool and cutter grinders. Currently, ANCA supplies to the automotive, aerospace, medical and electronics industries and to and tool manufacturers. Customers include companies such as Boeing, General Electric, Sandvik, Rolls Royce and Johnson and Johnson.

ANCA achieved a 19 percent increase in export sales during 2011/12 and has been increasing the number of employees over recent years.