Deposit Z560 - Association of Draughting Supervisory and Technical Employees, Federal Office deposit

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Association of Draughting Supervisory and Technical Employees, Federal Office deposit


  • 1980 - 1991 (Creation)

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77 Cartons

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(1986 - 1991)

Biographical history

The Association of Draughting Supervisory and Technical Employees was reformed after an amalgamation with the Australian Public Service Artisans' Association in 1986. ADSTE amalgamated again in 1991 with the Amalgamated Metal Workers' Union to form the Metals and Engineering Workers' Union.

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Industrial files by industry. Aircraft industry files on Qantas, TAA, Aerospace Technologies of Australia, Federal Airports Corporation and Civil Aviation Authority; aluminium industry files; AMDEL; chemical workers; Commonwealth Authorities files on AAEC ANSTO, ACT Electrical Authority, CSIRO, OTC, Postal Commission, Telecom Commission, SMEC, SMHEA, CSL, ACT Health Commission, ACT Schools Authority, Australian Defence Industries, Australian Maritime Safety Authority; Spectrum Management Agency; CSR; metal industry files; paint industry; pipeline authority; space tracking; state awards; steel industry; private industry files; state public service, municipalities, authorities and instrumentalities files on Brisbane City Council, Victoria Roads Corporation, ETSA, HEC Tasmania, Melbourne Water, NTEC & PAWA, NT Municipalities, NT Public Service, Queensland Electrical Authority, SA Local Government, SEC Victoria, Melbourne City Council, and others; universities and colleges files on the Australian National University, Duntroon Military College, Canberra College of Advanced Education, University of Tasmania, Darwin Institute of Technology, and others; vehicle industry files on Toyota, Ford, GMH, Leyland, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Renault, International Harvester, Volvo, Isuzu and general files; oil industry; building industry; defence contracting; printing industry; and Australian Public Service files


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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NBAC deposits A16; E136; E192; E214; E160; Z126; Z485

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Entered from deposit description on 11 December 2012




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