• Battle of the bulge

    July 19, 2010 0 comment

    Industry leaders claim souring real estate prices is putting the ‘squeeze’ on warehouse sizes, increasing the need for ‘slim’ and articulated forklifts. Emily Mobbs writes.

  • Should you automate to regulate?

    June 24, 2010 0 comment

    Applying best energy management practices can bring valuable benefits to a manufacturing facility – but is there a secret to selecting the appropriate management system for your plant? Emily Mobbs reports.

  • Maintaining a competent industry

    June 23, 2010 0 comment

    Plant and machinery maintenance workers are encouraged to participate in competence-based training courses designed to help them keep up with new and improved industrial technology. Emily Mobbs writes.

  • One door closes, another opens

    June 2, 2010 0 comment

    Construction has officially begun on the world’s most modern butyl rubber manufacturing plant, supporting the demand by Australian consumers for cost effective, high performance tyres.

  • Auditing your way through wasted energy consumption

    May 25, 2010 0 comment

    The Federal Government might have delayed its Carbon Pollution Reduction Scheme (CPRS) until 2013, but the decision has not stopped the rise in electricity prices.