Ampelite Australia Pty Ltd ABN 91 487 122 629
Ampelite is the largest and
most experienced fibreglass and polycarbonate roof sheet manufacturer
and distributor throughout Australia, New Zealand and Asia. The company
commenced production from humble beginnings out of Melbourne in 1969,
and today operates from offices and warehouses in all mainland states of
Australia and in New Zealand.
Joint Managing Directors, Mr
Ed Verhagen and Mr Henk Verhagen, together boast over 80 years
experience in the production and development of plastic roof sheeting
and natural ventilation products. Together with key production and sales
engineers, Ampelite provides authoritative product recommendations and
The Ampelite range of
premium grade translucent sheeting is manufactured to Australian
Standards AS 4256. Ampelite is of course an IS09001: 2000 SAI Quality
Endorsed Company. This synergy has lead to Ampelite growing into one of
not only Australia's, but Asia's leading manufacturers and wholesalers.
Key dates in the company's
history are outlined as follows:
1990 —The companies first
fully automated production line is commissioned in Dandenong, Victoria.
1996 — Production commences
in Bangkok, Thailand.
1997 — Production commences
in Auckland, New Zealand leading to the addition of further branches in
Palmerston North and Christchurch.
2003 — Chinese manufacturing
commences in Kunshan, Shanghai. Further Chinese manufacturing plants are
commissioned in Hangzhou 2005, Beijing 2006 and Guangzhou
2004 — Malaysian operations
commence in Kuala Lampur and Jahor Bahru.
2008 — Ampelite commissions
their 10th fully automated fibreglass production line in Mt Druitt,
Ampelite, being a privately
owned family company, has always prided itself on employing and
providing opportunities for Australian workers and their families.
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