Index

  • Alternative energy generates cost savings

    July 24, 2007 0 comment

    IN A joint project with AGL, and with support from the Victorian Government’s Business Energy Innovation Initiative, a major on-site green energy generation facility has been commissioned at the Symex Holdings soap manufacturing plant in Port Melbourne.

  • Manufacturers form NZ alliance

    July 24, 2007 0 comment

    Compressor technology group, Sullair Australia, has appointed Goughs Power Systems/Goughs Cat as its exclusive distributor in New Zealand.

  • Another Chinese recall

    July 17, 2007 0 comment

    US authorities could recall up to 450,000 Chinese-made tyres that may contain safety defects. The recall is the latest in a string of China-related consumer scares.

  • Holden in the red, again

    July 17, 2007 0 comment

    GM Holden has posted back-to-back losses with a $146.56m slide into the red in 2006.

  • More steel produced

    July 17, 2007 0 comment

    GLOBAL raw-steel production totalled 1.244 billion metric tons in 2006, with China by far and away the leading producer nation with 422.7 million tons of output last year.