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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 […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Steber scores major marine export award


Steber International’s strong export performance has been acknowledged with a major award win at the annual Australian Superyacht Marine Export Conference. The conference featured the Australian Marine Industry Export Awards, Commercial Marine Industry Awards and Superyacht Awards with Steber’s picking up the 2019 AIMEX Marine Industry Export Performance – Large Exporter. Steber general manager, Alan […]

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Steber resort vessel heading for Hayman Island


Steber International’s latest vessel off its Taree production line will be heading for Hayman Island after final fitout and sea trials on the Manning River. The 38ft (11.5m) flybridge cruiser was launched on high tide following a dawn transfer from Steber’s Elizabeth Street factory in an attempt to minimise disruption to other businesses in the […]

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