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Tending to the collaborative robot push: an interview with Rethink Robotics

Tending to the collaborative robot push: an interview with Rethink Robotics

Rethink’s latest offering adds to the crop of new, easily-trained robots that some believe will revolutionise the way factories operate. Brent Balinski spoke to Rethink’s Jim Lawton about the robot…

Diageo Australia - benchmarking itself against the best

Diageo Australia - benchmarking itself against the best

When Diageo Australia compares itself with the company's global operations it ranks very well.

Australian company takes on 3D printing's need for speed - an interview with Gizmo 3D Printers

Australian company takes on 3D printing's need for speed - an interview with Gizmo 3D Printers

A crop of new companies are trying to address the issues around 3D printing’s slow speeds, which have – as have other things – all but ruled out mass production applications. One of these start-ups…

Getting into India: opportunities exist for Aussie auto companies, says new report

Getting into India: opportunities exist for Aussie auto companies, says new report

Automotive might be disappearing here, but Australian skills in the sector are valued in India, and opportunities are growing. Austrade’s Nicola Watkinson told Brent Balinski about why the times, and…

Can Australia still make cars? An interview with Ethan Automotive

Can Australia still make cars? An interview with Ethan Automotive

It’s a brave set of people who decide to take on the challenge of keeping car making alive in this country. Ethan Automotive’s plans aren’t detailed at the moment, but they believe, with a little…

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Govt announces new model for training product development

Govt announces new model for training product development

A new model for training product development unveiled today places employers and industry at the centre of vocational education and training products.

UK consortium announces three-year project on aerospace titanium 3D printing

UK consortium announces three-year project on aerospace titanium 3D printing

​A collaborative UK research project led by GKN Aerospace aims to create cheaper high-quality titanium feedstock for additive manufacturing.


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Tending to the collaborative robot push: an interview with Rethink Robotics

Tending to the collaborative robot push: an interview with Rethink Robotics

Rethink’s latest offering adds to the crop of new, easily-trained robots that some believe will revolutionise the way factories operate. Brent Balinski spoke to Rethink’s Jim Lawton about the robot Sawyer and the current excitement within the field of collaborative industrial robots.

Help at hand for exporters

Help at hand for exporters

Manufacturers are facing some tough conditions domestically, however there are a number of great opportunities for expansion in overseas markets.

Diageo Australia - benchmarking itself against the best

Diageo Australia - benchmarking itself against the best

When Diageo Australia compares itself with the company's global operations it ranks very well.

Manufacturers still have solid prospects in mining

Manufacturers still have solid prospects in mining

Despite the mining sector slowing, there are still many opportunities for ‘smart’ manufacturers. Alan Johnson reports.

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