Our Journey

Turn-Key Systems has a proud history. Spanning almost 50 years of innovation and creating software for the publishing industry :

  • Turn-Key Systems founded January 1971 after seeing the capabilities then available with the introduction of the large main-frame computers of the time.
  • In 1972, Turn-Key Systems created the first automatically paginated phone directories in the world.  
  • Throughout the 1970’s and 1980’s, Turn-Key Systems implemented numerous projects for Government and Private agencies.  
  • I1991Turn-Key Systems launched their TopLeaf loose-leaf publishing system. It proved to be an industry game changer.  
  • From 2000 to 2010, Turn-Key Systems implemented challenging projects for industry leaders including Texas Instruments, Qantas, Queensland Law Council and numerous others.  
  • In 2018, Turn-Key Systems was acquired by Orbis Technologies whose offices are in Maryland, Florida and Pennsylvania, USAOrbis Technologies delivers advanced content management solutions and services to companies across different industries.  
  • In 2020, our team is expanding as we look forward to continuing to help our customers with all their data needs.

Together, Turn-Key Systems and Orbis Technologies can help you assess, optimize, and build your next generation digital content solutions

Our Mission

We created Turn-Key Systems with a view to designing and delivering real-time recording and reporting systems that could ease the process of publishing and documentation. 

Our mission is to provide an exceptional industry-leading product to meet your publishing needs. We strive to provide cost effective services so our clients can focus on their business and leave their publishing problems to us.  

Headquartered in Sydney, Australia, Turn-Key Systems has extensive experience implementing publishing solutions for a range of clients in legal, technical, and manufacturing industries and working for both the public and private sectorSome of our key industry sectors include: 

General Publishing

Aerospace & Defence

Technical Documentation

Legal Documentation

Books & Editorial Publishing

Academic & Scientific Publishing

Financial Reports

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