- advanced manufacturing growth centre
- Australian government
- australian industry group
- autonomous car
- BAE Systems
- BAE Systems Australia
- battery recycling
- Ben Carroll
- Chairman and CEO of Siemens Australia
- CSIRO research
- David Chuter
- Department of Defence
- Digitalize 2018
- industry 4.0
- Industry 4.0 Taskforce
- Innes Willox
- Innovative Manufacturing CRC
- Jeff Connolly
- lithium-ion battery
- lithium batteries
- Melbourne Cricket Ground
- Royal Australian Navy
- Siemens Australia
- Thales Australia
- University of Tasmania
- Industrial workstation on show at NMW
BOSCO Storage Solutions will officially launch its new Boscotek Industrial Workbench range at the National Manufacturing Week which will be held in Sydney fom May 27 – 30.
- New forklift to be launched at Matex 2008
HYTSU will be launching a new 4-wheel AC power electric forklift truck on stand 219 at MATEX 2008.
- Radar level transmitter for solid media
SITRANS LR260 is the new 2-wire radar continuous level transmitter from Siemens. Featuring Process Intelligence echo processing and 25 gigahertz pulse technology, the new device is easy to install and configure.
- Integrated B2C strategy
STERLING Commerce has unveiled a new business-to-consumer (B2C) strategy that will change the way retailers, manufacturers and telecommunications companies interact with their customers.
- Supply chain process platform
GLOBAL Supply Chain provider Manhattan Associates has announced SCOPE, a comprehensive portfolio of solutions and technology to leverage a common supply chain process platform.
- NMW 2008 to incorporate logistics pavilion
NATIONAL MANUFACTURING WEEK (NMW) 2008 will incorporate an integrated Logistics, Materials Handling & Distribution pavilion at the Sydney Exhibition & Convention Centre, Darling Harbour in May.
- Local company celebrates diamond anniversary
SYDNEY-BASED lubrication and fluid management company Macnaught, celebrates its diamond anniversary this year.
- Efficient compressed air production
THE SK 21-SFC rotary screw compressors from Kaeser has been developed in Kaeser’s research and development centre in Germany.
- Linear drive alternative
NEXEN has introduced the Roller Pinion System (RPS), an alternative linear motion technology.
- Simple laser optics mount
MAXITEC has released a new technology that allows users of Amada laser cutting machines to quickly, and cost-effectively clean spatter from the laser optics.
- A safety ‘first’
ROCKWELL Automation has introduced the industry’s first safety I/O modules equipped with EtherNet/IP connectivity–the CompactBlock Guard I/O on EtherNet/IP series.
- OH&S report released
The Federal Government’s Comparative Performance Monitoring Report 9th Edition is now available. The Report offers a comparison of occupational health and safety and workers’ compensation schemes in Australia and New Zealand.
- More speakers announced for supply chain conference
THE SUPPLY Chain & Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA) are pleased to announce that Kim Winter, Group Managing Director, Logistics Recruitment and Rob O’Byrne, Managing Director, Logistics Bureau have confirmed that they will be presenting papers at the Sydney Supply Chain Conference, to be held at MATEX 2008 on the 15th and 16th of April.
- AIP national conference program now open
THE AUSTRALIAN Institute of Packaging say they are pleased to announce that the 2008 National Conference program is now available.
- High speed robots
EPSON Robots has introduced the Epson G-Series, the next generation, high performance Scara Robots for Micro PowerDrive controllers.
- Arc welding robot
ABB has introduced a new arc welding robot, the IRB 1600 ID. The new model has features that offer benefits over traditional arc welding robots, including integrated processing cable, which enables customers to fully exploit the benefit of off-line programming.
- Environment-friendly screw compressor
THE CLF Series frequency controlled screw compressor is the latest product development from Boge. An expansion of the CL series, the compact CLF design, provides a small footprint while a built in frequency inverter ensures a minimal carbon footprint.
- Space saving technology on show at Matex
HUBTEX Australia will be demonstrating the space saving technology that side-loading forklift can offer space conscious businesses on stand 1311 at MATEX 2008.
- Are you ready to take on the world?
Australian businesses have unprecedented opportunities as business becomes increasingly globablised. But how ready are they for the challenges of fully participating in global supply chains? And how does the ‘global readiness’ of your business compare within your industry sector?
- New optical power meter
AGILENT Technologies has released a new optical power meter with four or eight power-sensor channels that provides manufacturing customers with increased throughput and operational efficiency.