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First prize winner Warren Michelic from Coach Electrical with Middy's Gisborne Branch Manager Phillip Johns

Coach Electrical Hits Sandown Raceway

Last Summer Middy’s customers had the chance to win the ultimate Middy’s racing experience at Sandown Raceway for the second round of the 2021 V8 series. One lucky winner would have their business logo feature on the Middy’s Mobil 1 Racing Car, driven by Bryce Fullwood in the main race. The winner would also enjoy a meet and greet with Bryce, an exclusive tour of Pit Lane and enjoy the luxury of corporate hospitality.

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(Left to Right): Matt, Craig and Rob of Ware Solutions

Ware Solutions

Ware Solutions was established in 1991 in Moonee Ponds and has grown from a two person operation to a dynamic and professional team based in East Keilor. Owner and Managing Director, Craig Ware, attributes the success of the company to the team’s exceptional knowledge of the electrical industry, combined with excellent customer service standards using high quality products.

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Reduce Contagions With UVC Lighting

Reduce Contagions With UVC Lighting

In the face of a global pandemic, the world is demanding a proven and effective way to protect people from harmful micro-organisms, and this presents the electrical contractor with a golden business opportunity.

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A Great Time To Be A Smart Sparky

A Great Time To Be A Smart Sparky

Australia's leading futurist, Steve Sammartino is currently working with Middy’s as part of our Innovation Committee helping the Middy’s team and our customers navigate this exciting time of exponential Electrotechnology development.

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Small Business Award Winner

Leigh Marshall from Marshall Electrical was a Small Business Awards $5K recipient and prize winner of the $10K Nick Middendorp Small Business Award in 2019. Find out how the win benefited Leigh and his business and how you can be a winner too...

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100+ Years Of Industrial Experience

100+ Years Of Industrial Experience

Middy’s Industrial is a revitalisation of the company’s Industrial program focusing on our electrical contractors and market verticals such as end-user’s food and beverage, mining, water etc. This is not to say we have not been engaged in this market; we have, with all Middy’s branches selling industrial product.

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Grain Silo S.W.E.R Solution

Grain Silo S.W.E.R Solution

Terry Knight Electrical was approached by a customer to facilitate a tricky solution regarding a grain silo application. The problem was a remote silo with a single wire earth return (S.W.E.R) 480V supply but with 415V equipment; in particular, 6 motors powering augers, sweeps and aerators.

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Fresh Look for Bryce's Mobil 1 Middy's Racing Supercar...

VALE Hugh Middendorp (30.12.1931 - 7.2.2021)

It is with deep sadness that we mark the passing of Mr Hugh Middendorp. 

Hugh had a pivotal role in the foundation of Middendorp Electric Co P/L from its inception, working with his father and brothers, Peter and Nick, firstly in the Middendorp manufacturing plant in Preston in the 1930s. Together they progressed the business into the new millennia and grew Middy’s into Australia’s largest independent electrical wholesaler.

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Feral Smart Trap

Feral Smart Trap

Longstanding Middy’s Warrnambool customer, Adam Mattner, has combined his background in technology with his passion for wildlife to found Feral Smart Trap.

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Middy's Virtual Ladies' Day

Middy's Virtual Ladies' Day

Not even COVID-19 could stop these ladies from supporting a good cause...

With traditional Middy's Ladies' Days cancelled due to COVID-19 this year, Middy's hosted a virtual Ladies' Day on Friday October 30th, and it was a resounding success.

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Middy's Industrial Offer Accessible Through National Branch Network

Middy's Industrial Offer Accessible Through National Branch Network

Incorporating project supply to day to day MRO requirements, Middy’s Industrial provides the products, solutions, and account management to service the industry Australia wide.

The Middy’s Industrial offer continues to expand across our national branch network at a fast pace. Simultaneously, the Industrial team is also growing and we’re very pleased to have added two new dedicated Industrial Business Development Managers to our sales network. Both Hank Terpstra and Dean Sullivan are based in Victoria but will be supporting national enquiries alongside Troy Crawford (Industrial Sales Representative for North Victoria, Riverina NSW & ACT) and National Industrial Manager, Trevor Quaini.

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HomeBuilder Equals Work Opportunities

HomeBuilder Equals Work Opportunities

By now we all know about the Federal Government’s HomeBuilder scheme but what does it mean to you, the electrical contractor?

The HomeBuilder grant is one of the key pillars of Australia’s response to COVID-19's economic recovery plan. In what has proved to be challenging times for many Australians, we’re now able to look forward to the resurgence of the construction industry with the Government’s 1.3 billion dollar investment for the building of new homes and significant renovations to existing properties.

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