Driving Excellence Through Innovation

At Amotiv, innovation is at the heart of everything we do. Our award-winning innovation program is dedicated to a relentless focus on our customers. We leverage the creativity of our people to deliver outstanding automotive experiences. From the smallest detail to the most complex processes, our commitment to innovation drives our business growth and ensures we meet the demands of current and future markets.

Our focus on innovation spans across all our brands, resulting in groundbreaking advancements and industry-leading products. We strive to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers by continually pushing the boundaries of what's possible in the automotive aftermarket.

Our Innovation Efforts

Our innovation efforts are showcased through numerous successful projects and initiatives across the group. These include:

  • Cutting-Edge Technology: We invest heavily in research and development to introduce cutting-edge technology in our products, ensuring superior performance and reliability.
  • Advanced Manufacturing: Our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities enable us to produce high-quality, innovative products that set industry standards.
  • Sustainable Solutions: We are committed to sustainability, developing products and processes that minimise environmental impact and promote eco-friendly practices.
  • Customer-Centric Design: Our design philosophy centres around the needs of our customers, creating products that enhance their automotive experience.
  • Collaborative Innovation: We foster a culture of collaboration and creativity, encouraging our teams to think outside the box and bring forward innovative solutions.

Recognised Excellence

Our dedication to innovation has not gone unnoticed, with our businesses consistently recognised for our innovative efforts, earning accolades and awards in Australia and New Zealand. 

Notably, Ryco Filters and Brown & Watson International (BWI) have consistently placed in the top 10 of the AFR BOSS Most Innovative Companies list over several recent years. In 2023, both Ryco and BWI's Projecta brand were honoured with this prestigious recognition. These accolades highlight our commitment to excellence and our ability to lead in a competitive market.

Caravan Electrical Solutions (CES) acquisition adds to BWI Group portfolio

14 Mar 2024

As of March 1st 2024, GUD completed the acquisition of Caravan Electrical Solutions (CES). CES’s core business is the design and supply of complete electrical and power management systems to caravan OEMs.

Outstanding efforts recognised at the 2023 GUD Excellence Awards

15 Dec 2023

In early December we had the privilege of hosting close to 150 leaders and talented team members across the GUD businesses to recognise & celebrate outstanding achievements at the 2023 Annual Excellence Awards.

Infinitev establishes state-of-the-art EV battery facility

07 Nov 2023

To facilitate the growth of Infinitev’s hybrid battery exchange program and value-add engineering services for battery EVs, Infinitev established a state-of-the-art facility in Melbourne’s Southeast.

Kia Australia and Infinitev Forge Game - Changing Partnership to Reuse, Repurpose and Recycle , Electric Vehicle Batteries

27 Oct 2023

Infinitev, an emerging leader in the electric vehicle battery sector, has partnered with Kia Australia, a progressive brand in the local automotive market, to transform the landscape of electric vehicle (EV) battery reuse, repurpose, and recycling solutions.

RYCO & BWI Top Performers at 2023 AFR Most Innovative Company Awards

28 Sep 2023

GUD Innovation was on full display at the AFR BOSS Most Innovative Company Awards held in Sydney on September 26th, 2023. Among the standout performers were Ryco Filters and BWI, both recognised for their remarkable contributions to innovation in the Manufacturing and Consumer Goods category.