• Company sets ‘one million-hour’ safety record

    July 27, 2007 0 comment

    AN AUSTRALIAN compressed air specialist has recently achieved one million production hours without a ‘lost workday case’.

  • Exhibitions combine to form manufacturing mega show

    July 26, 2007 0 comment

    Reed Exhibitions Australia, owner and organiser of National Manufacturing Week (NMW), has announced the purchase of the Manufacturing Technology InFocus exhibition from Diversified Exhibitions Australia.

  • Decision made on motors and drives for desalination plant

    July 24, 2007 0 comment

    ABB has secured key contracts valued at over $5m to supply motors and drives to the Gold Coast desalination plant. The plant, which is owned by the Queensland State Government and Gold Coast City Council is the largest desalination plant on the eastern seaboard and is located at Tugun on the Gold Coast.

  • Increased measuring efficiency

    July 24, 2007 0 comment

    MANUFACTURING inspection and reverse engineering at a Tasmanian sheet metal company has been made far more accurate and efficient through recently installed imaging equipment.

  • Hybrid laser with constant beam length

    July 24, 2007 0 comment

    YAMAZAKI Mazak has recently unveiled an extensive range of new technology adding to its range of machine tools and lasers, with the addition of the Super Turbo-X Champion hybrid laser cutting system.