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SMCT (NSW) creates “Aidan’s Legacy”

Proceeds of the Orthometals cremated metals recycling program have been used by SMCT to deliver “Aidan’s Legacy”. Southern Metropolitan Cemeteries Trust (NSW) is participating is an Orthometals program that creates the opportunity to recycle surgical metals remaining after cremation.  Funds […]

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  • Auslite Gantry

Auslite Gantry

The AUSLITE gantry is here.  The next step in a ‘no lift’ industry. There has been a growing awareness of the risks and responsibilities associated with the manual handling within cemeteries especially coffins and ledgers for some time now.  These […]

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New Catafalque ready for Operation

Austeng has finished commissioning a new catafalque at Catholic Cemeteries & Crematoria’s Sacred Heart Chapel at Rookwood. The Catafalque was custom designed into fit into an existing pit inside the chapel. The attendant can select a half lower function where […]

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  • Thorak Regional Cemetery

ACCA News: Thorak Regional Cemetery – showing the way with the first Eickhof Columbaria in Australia

See a recent article in ACCA News (Spring 2014) on Australia’s first Eickhof Columbaria installation completed by Austeng at Thorak Regional Cemetery.

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Obesity crisis takes toll on pallbearers

A recent Sydney Morning Herald article on how the obesity crisis is affecting funeral directors, cemeteries and crematoria alike. SMH 3/8/14 – Obesity crisis takes toll on pallbearers Austeng have a range of products including cremators and handling equipment specifically […]

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Creotal Cremator

The “Creotal Cremator” is a small efficient and economic furnace especially designed and dedicated to the cremation for feotal and still-born remains. It is consistent with the emerging trend of cemeteries and crematoria organisations offering separate areas for the memorialisation […]

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New Cremator for Darwin

Work has recently been completed at Thorak Regional Cemetery to replace its again cremator and initiate a major upgrade to the cemetery chapel. Litchfield Council became the responsible party for the day to day operations of the Thorak Regional Cemetery […]

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A no lift industry is practical, possible and achievable for cemeteries.

There has been a growing awareness of the risks and responsibilities assoicated with the manual handling of coffins in Cemeteries and Cremetoria and in the Funeral Industy. Read the full article.

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Auslite Gantry

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