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Steber’s 21st vessel for Australian Government

Steber International’s latest build for the Federal Government will greatly assist the development of Australia’s future uninhabited surface and sub-surface vehicles. The Steber 40 (40ft) will be the 21st vessel built by Steber’s for the Australian Department of Defence. The Department of Defence’s Science and Technology Group (DSTG) conducts research in a number of areas […]

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Steber steps up to help save endangered Manning Turtle

Steber International is throwing it’s weight behind efforts to save the endangered Manning River Helmeted Turtle. A specially constructed Aussie Ark facility at the Australian Reptile Park has been tasked to establish “robust and healthy insurance population” as numbers in the wild have significantly declined in recent years. (Just this week the first hatchlings hit […]

Vessel launch heralds new era in Australia-Mauritius relations

Investigator II, a new multi-purpose support vessel constructed by Steber International was co-funded by the Australian and Mauritian governments to assist in research of the blue economy. The vessel was officially launched by Mauritian Prime Minister, the Hon. Pravind Jugnauth in the presence of Minister of Blue Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, the Hon. […]

Steber’s partnership with Yanmar lasts the test of time

A partnership spanning 20 years, involving the installation of around 150 engines speaks volumes for the relationship between Steber International and Yanmar. Steber has built Yanmar powered vessels for both the domestic and export markets. General manager, Alan Steber said: “Two of the latest Yanmar powered export vessels have been a 52ft Canyon Runner for […]

Largest Steber ever built hits the water

Steber International launched it’s biggest vessel yet into the Manning River at Taree before an enthusiastic crowd of local dignitaries, current and former staff and interested onlookers.The vessel, coming in at 18.6 metres (61ft) weighing in excess of 35 tonnes and having a height of just over seven metres, it certainly captured the attention of […]

Deputy PM invited to inspect Steber International factory

Deputy Prime Minister and National Party Leader, Michael McCormack has been invited to inspect Steber International’s factory complex in Taree.The invitation, to get a firsthand update on export and domestic vessel manufacturing, was issued by general manager, Alan Steber when the two men met at the Australian Makers Forum staged at Barangaroo. Mr McCormack launched […]

Latest Steber rescue vessel crew training in Victoria

The Victorian Department of Justice and Community Safety has taken delivery of a state-of-the-art vessel which will help improve response times and modernise the capability of the state’s Marine Search and Rescue Service. Built by Steber International in Taree NSW the 38ft (11.46m) vessel named Rescue 202, is going into service with the Port Fairy […]

Minister impressed with Steber factory activity

NSW Police and Emergency Services Minister, David Elliott inspected Steber International’s factory complex during a recent visit to Taree. Mr Elliott, accompanied by Myall Lakes MP, Steve Bromhead, also inspected progress on the new police station and unveiled the design for renovations to Taree PCYC. Steber general manager, Alan Steber, said the minister was particularly […]

More accolades for Taree boat builder

Steber International could be vying for two NSW State Business Awards covering export and innovation following recent award wins on the Mid North Coast. The awards, for Excellence in Innovation and Excellence in Export were presented at the 2017 MidCoast Business Awards, which puts Steber into regional judging categories and ultimately consideration for NSW State […]