Simulation Modelling Services Joins The Advitech Group

SMS aquisition

The Advitech Group is pleased to introduce its newest member, Simulation Modelling Services (SMS). Newcastle-based SMS brings with it a successful history in computer simulation to support strategic planning and production planning. This latest expansion further diversifies The Advitech Group’s strong technology capabilities and niche areas of expertise.

Lucas Stretton, SMS Principal Consultant & CEO, is excited about moving forward with The Advitech Group. “The complementary nature of SMS and the Group will bring significant synergies and benefits to both organisations and we are looking forward to a shared future”.

Larry Platt, Executive Chairman of the Advitech Group, believes “the addition of SMS further establishes our position as a leading provider of niche, high value-added products and services. We have a strong desire to see the Hunter prosper as a region of advanced technology and manufacturing. We’re proud of our contribution to this growth.”

Novecom's achievements recognised by NSW Mining

Novecom was thrilled to receive a winner's trophy at the NSW Mining Industry & Suppliers Awards held in Sydney on 20 November 2014.

As winners in the ‘Small Business Achievement’ category, Novecom was recognised for the development of QuattroSound, a directional noise monitoring system that enables mine operators to understand their contribution to the noise environment, as well as the cumulative noise contribution from other competing sources.

The award acknowledged the most important aspect of QuattroSound’s development – namely, Novecom’s unwavering commitment to partnering with its customers to ensure QuattroSound would meet the needs and challenges the mining industry faces on a daily basis............

Advitech Theatre Services


Advitech is a multidisciplinary engineering and environmental consultancy. We adapt our engineering skills and expertise to meet existing and new customer needs. Our engineering services now extends to theatres and performing venues.

Safety is paramount in all industries and workplaces, especially when hoists, lifting systems and structures are carrying dynamic loads over people's heads............

Novecom SentineX unit converted to mobile trailer

Novecom have been building SentineX units for over 10 years. Many of the original H frame units are being removed from their fixed locations and converted to trailer units. This gives mine sites the flexibility to place the SentineX units in the most ideal locations to ensure compliance.......


5000 metres of Hushclad


Hushpak Engineering has been providing noise attenuation solutions for over 15 years to the mining, construction and heavy industries, including processing plants where noise and vibration can be a major problem...........

Advitech’s Functional Safety Engineers achieve TÜV Rheinland certification.

Advitech’s Functional Safety (FS) Engineers have achieved yet another TÜV Rheinland certification.

In addition to Safety Instrumented Systems and Functional Safety of Machinery, Advitech is now certified in Functional Safety for Hardware/Software (HW/SW) based on IEC 61508. This latest training addresses important new aspects of the international standard IEC 61508 edition 2, and the Australian equivalent AS61508, especially the consideration of software errors..............