Originally established by Bill Brown and Jock Watson in 1953, Brown & Watson International Pty Ltd is an ‘old’ Australian trading company with a long and colourful history.
Projecta was acquired by the company in 2002 and from small beginnings the brand is today recognised as Australasia’s market leader in high quality Battery Maintenance and Battery Power Products.
The 2011/2013 Projecta catalogue illustrates a range that is heralded as the most comprehensive of its type ever to be released in Australasia and contains one of the widest ranges of high quality battery products of any brand around the world. Eight categories of Projecta products are catalogued encompassing detailed product information, specifications, application guides plus clearly presented features assisting users in applications such as the original equipment manufacture of caravans, campervans, recreation and special purpose vehicles.
Many Projecta products are designed and engineered by highly qualified personnel within the Projecta team and are manufactured to precise specifications by world class suppliers. The range includes Battery Chargers, Solar Panels and Controllers, Power Management, Jump Starters, Inverters, Booster Cables, Battery Terminals and Cables and Battery Maintenance products.
From the company’s head office and state-of-the-art automated paperless warehouse and production facility covering almost 14,000 sq metre in Knoxfield, Melbourne, Victoria, the extensive range of products are assembled, packed and processed to cater for ever expanding markets in the motor trade, transport, heavy construction equipment workshops, marine, mining and farming.
Projecta offices are located in all five states throughout Australia along with an office and distribution warehouse in New Zealand.
Certified to ISO 9001 quality standard, the company is owned principally by the current management. Its slogan ‘More Switched On’ is strongly promoted to ensure PROJECTA products live up to customers’ expectations of better products at great prices.