Why Maxim for manufacturing?

Maxim provides business and accounting software and consultancy for a range of manufacturing and engineering companies throughout New Zealand. This includes companies that manufacture components and complete products. 


Maxim is a totally integrated solution with interdependent functions or modules. With a thorough consultation and analysis process, Maxim will understand your business to deliver the most efficient solution with only the relevant functions. 

Bill of Materials

For manufacturing, Maxim utilises multi-level Bill of Materials (BOMs) that enable:

  • multi-level quotes that track purchase orders and link to jobs to track actual costs against budgeted costs
  • links to jobs to consume raw materials and track actual costs
  • full serial number tracking of raw materials and manufactured products.


Some of the types of companies Maxim provide solutions for include:

  • agricultural machinery
  • industrial componentry
  • roll formed steel products
  • architectural hardware, valves and fittings
  • compounding pharmacy
  • bins and pallets
  • custom timber treating
  • timber round wood processing.
  • “Maxim spend time with us to understand how we can put ideas into practice with the flexibility of tailored solutions.”

    “We are a unique business with a unique product and Maxim have a good understanding of our business and work with us to design and deliver bespoke solutions that are dynamic and enable good business decisions.”

    Andrew Cranswick, Commercial Manager, Tumu Timbers

  • "We have a complex manufacturing process requiring integrated job costing for producing parts to be used in client jobs.  Maxim is an in-depth piece of software which enables lots of reporting, is easy to train people to use and provides secure remote access and continued service."

    David Pugh, Systems Administration Manager, Gamminco

  • “With the ability to understand our processes and develop niche software applications around it, Maxim has developed their solution over time to fit all our business units.

    Maxim’s strategic advantage is their customisable solutions and unique understanding of the building industry. They are a good fit for us and it would be difficult to find a replacement.”

    Paul Reeve, Financial Controller, TUMU Group

  • “Maxim provide genuine flexibility that most off-the-shelf products aren’t able to offer.”

    “With Maxim we have a partnership where we work together to adapt and develop solutions around the needs of our business and customers.”

    Campbell Waugh, Managing Director, Education Finance