New Macey Pty Ltd. is a Hunter-based manufacturer of waterproof electrical connectors and explosion protected connectors. It was founded in 1999 and operates from a factory in Tomago, New South Wales Australia. Its products are used in harsh environmental conditions including water, dust, saline conditions, acids and explosive atmospheres. Typical industries include railways, underground and open cut mining, quarries, minerals handling, the oil and gas industry, defence and electricity distribution utilities.
The company places a heavy emphasis on research and development, with approximately 20% of its turnover devoted to the development of innovations in connector technology. Many of these have been granted Australian and international patents. It was recognised in the Australian Technology Showcase for its innovations in coupling design.
Products of this company like electric plugs, restrained plugs, receptacles, earth tester, mining couplers, camlock couplers and oscar rail plate couplers are currently exported to several countries including Indonesia, Argentina, Vietnam and New Zealand. Partnerships have been established in Malaysia, Thailand, China, the UK and Chile. In addition, the company is expanding its product range by distributing items with local and imported technology. These include cable testing and fault location equipment, specialised connectors and electrical fault prediction software.