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Gough Plastics

Caring for people and the planet with a passion

Gough Plastics Business Capability Statement

1. Contact Details

Firm Name; Gough Plastics
Street address; 833 Ingham Road, Townsville, Queensland, 4818
Main contacts;
Belinda Ritchie; Domestic Sales
Robert Eagles; Engineering Sales
Ian Gough; Rural & Environmental Sales

Phone; 07 4758 6400
Fax; 07 4758 6499
Email; sales@gough.com.au
Web address; www.gough.com.au
Postal address; PO Box 7570, Garbutt BC, Qld 4814
Year established; 1989
ABN; 96332426475

2. Capability Information

Main Business Activities and Industries Served;
We research, design and manufacture Rotationally Moulded, Injection Moulded and 3D printed Plastic products. We serve the following Industries; Mining, Milling, Defence, Farming, National Parks, Household, Vehicle and Councils.

Products and Services;
Our approach is to work with our clients to provide solutions to known problems and too also find ways to improve current methods.

As well as custom moulding and fabricating customer products, our  proprietary product range includes: Rainwater Tanks, Storage Boxes, Undertray water tanks and tool boxes, Conveyor belt; covers, side guards and trays, Water Tankers, Cartage/Transporter tanks, Dosing stations, Parts bins, Storage cubes, Hoppers, Bunds, Pallets, Buoys, Cane harvester extractor hoods and Liners, Feed troughs and Water troughs.

Our range of equipment includes;
2 x 3D Printers, AutoCad & Solidworks, RS38 Reinhardt Rotational Moulding Oven, Wegener Bender, Ingenia butt welder, Advanced Robotic Tech CNC Router.

Key people in our organisation;
Simon Gough – Factory Manager.
Ian Gough – Sales Manager.

Specialised Capabilities;
We have state of the art software in AutoCad and Solidworks and machinery such as our 3D Printers, CNC router and Rotomoulding oven to be able to rapidly supply prototypes and final products.
Our staff hold certifications in Industrial Design, Engineering, Commerce, Plastic Fabrication, Rotational Moulding, Boilermaking.
We hold licences to AS1546.1 with SAI Global.
We currently export around the world on a regular basis out of our Townsville plant.

Training and Skills;
As well as holding the above University and Trade Qualifications, our team have decades of hands on experience of assisting our customers to help solve their problems.

We have completed some of the largest projects in Australasia in our industry, two examples being the recent Roy Hill Mine conveyor and the Fly-buys signage.
We can produce parts as small as thimbles and up to 10,000 Litre Tanks.
We operate 24hrs a day x 7days a week as required.
We prefer jobs above the $1,000 value mark, but can do $10.oo jobs.
We are based out of our factory in Townsville where we make products that go all around the world, and have a Service Crew that travel onsite in the North Queensland area.

3. Track Record

We have a proven track record of delivering products on time and on budget, supplying mission critical areas such as the Dept of Defence.

4. Management Systems

We have a comprehensive;
Safety Management System
Quality Management System
and maintain comprehensive Insurances

5. Customer Service and Market Response

We are continuously looking for ways to improve our customer service, products and processes, working with the likes of QMI Solutions on LEAN Manufacturing, Stage Gates etc.

6. Working with Industry and Others

We are members of the Association of Rotational Moulders, the Chamber of Commerce and are regular contributors to multiple organisations with our charity of choice being the Royal Flying Doctor Service.