New addition to the New Touch Group of Companies

Industrial Laser Cutting (iLasercut) in Townsville joins the New Touch Group of Companies

Victorian based New Touch Laser Cutting are pleased to announce the recent acquisition of Industrial Laser Cutting (iLasercut) in Townsville. With a strong focus on Quality, Service and on time Delivery, the New Touch Group have rapidly grown to be one of Victoria's premier laser cutting and metal processing companies. New Touch have set themselves up and developed systems that allow them to service small low volume users to higher volume users and larger contracts like the Eastlink Freeway. Also servicing the Automotive, Defence, Construction, General Engineering and Manufacturing sectors, with both high and low volume requirements for the domestic and export markets.

Upon reviewing their Strategic Business Plan the management team felt they should continue to build on their success and experience of running multiple site workshops and explore opportunities interstate. After spending many months visiting companies and exploring opportunities "We were attracted to the wonderful people, businesses and opportunities that were presenting themselves in Far North Queensland". "We really felt like our Culture, Ethics, Values and the whole way we do business was a perfect match with the FNQ market place" stated Brad Drury, Managing Director and owner of New Touch Laser Cutting and Industrial Laser Cutting. "Industrial Laser Cutting was the business that we felt would be the best match and most easily integrated into the New Touch Systems". "We were also very impressed with the hard working dedicated staff and long term loyal customer base". Drury stated. On top of that the there was also the new Farley 12 x 3.6m plasma and oxy cutter and Overhead Crane being installed to enhance the current processing capabilities of iLasercut.  


In addition to implementing the proven New Touch Systems (which by the time of printing will be ISO accredited) and Culture which have been tried and tested for over a decade in one of the world's most competitive laser cutting markets, Victoria. New Touch will also be installing a new laser cutting machine in the coming weeks to the iLasercut facility to further complement the existing equipment.

The new machinery installations will result in the following services and capacities being offered from the
Townsville operation.

  • Plasma cutting up to 50mm thick with a sheet size of 12 x 3.6m restricted only by a maximum weight of 5 tons. Materials above 50mm thick can be Plasma processed provided the profile does not require piercing.
  • Oxy cutting up to 100mm thick with sheet size of 12 x 3.6m??
  • Laser cutting up to 20mm M/S, 8mm S/S, 3mm Aluminium, along with the ability to cut some plastics and timber With a bed size capability of 3.0 x 1.5 mtrs
  • Drilling

Along with the backup and support of the three Victorian operations offering the following services:

  • 2D laser cutting up to 20mm M/S, 20mm S/S, 12mm Alum
  • 4000 x 2000mm laser cutting sheet size capacity
  • Rotary laser cutting for all your pipe and tube requirements.
  • Laser Marking
  • Folding, Welding and Light Fabrication.

All of the above services can be quoted and supplied from any of the 4 locations in Victoria or Queensland.

In closing, Drury's final comment was "I am really excited and looking forward to working with our staff, customers and suppliers in growing and developing the relationships Industrial Laser Cutting has so we become a trusted, reliable partner whom our customers enjoy doing business with, rather than just another transaction".

For more information and contact details please visit:

New Touch Laser Cutting (Victoria) – or email
Industrial Laser Cutting (Townsville) – or email