Carrington business Hi-Vis Group produces ‘over 80,000’ decals for NSW public transport each year

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INSTALLED: The company’s decals on the Newcastle light rail fleet. FROM keeping your feet off the seat, to no smoking, route maps and safety warnings.
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They are the all-familiar signs seen across the state’s public transport system.

And most of them are produced right here in the Hunter.

Carrington business Hi-Vis Group producesmore than 80,000decals for NSW public transport each year.

It began its latestproject ofinstalling exterior and interior decals on the Newcastle light rail fleet earlier this week.

The Hunter business producing the state’s public transport decals OPERATIONS: Simon Watson watches the cutting of hundreds of decals at the Hi-Vis Group factory in Carrington. Picture: Max McKinney

IN PLACE: His-Vis Group’s temporary decals on a Newcastle tram.

IN PLACE: His-Vis Group’s temporary decals on a Newcastle tram.

IN PLACE: His-Vis Group’s temporary decals on a Newcastle tram.

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Mr Watson, who runs Hi-Vis Group with his brotherBrett, showed theNewcastle Heraldthrough theCarrington factory on Thursday.

The business produces an array of products, including commercialsignage,decals, street signs andsafety productsfor a diverse range of industries.

“The basis of the company, it was a sign-writing company,” he said.

“Our dad, he sign wrote trucks out the back of a little shed in Garden Suburbwhich he started in 1959.

“But it’s certainly been the last six or seven years we’ve really grown.”

Hi-Vis Group employ about 65 people across their operations.

They have suppliedsignage to Roads and Maritime Services since 1993 and produce more than60,000 square metres of signage for RMS each year.

The company estimates up to40 per cent of the state’s road signs have been produced out of Carrington.

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