• Managing your export finance risk

    April 27, 2009 0 comment

    If banks won’t come to the party, there are other options.

  • Engineering mechatronic handling systems

    February 10, 2009 0 comment

    AN emerging trend in machine construction is the modularisation of machines and installations into mechatronic sub-systems to form a transparent overall system, with virtual mapping, simulation and control of production on PC workstations.

  • Putting the ‘man’ back into manufacturing

    January 7, 2009 0 comment

    SINCE the industrial revolution the holy grail of manufacturing has been a fully automated system that runs on a demand basis at full efficiency and minimal labour cost. Yet the reality is that quality standards can only be guaranteed with human involvement and with consumers increasingly looking for product customisation, the assembly line approach is not cost effective.

  • Fostering safety on our roads

    January 6, 2009 0 comment

    One hundred per cent safety, all of the time. That’s the internal safety culture BOC actively promotes to all employees. That’s why the company has instituted Driver Safety, an innovative ongoing recognition and continuous safe driver awareness program.

  • Developing a training and safety culture

    January 5, 2009 0 comment

    WHEN you are employed in a Victoria University TAFE campus that specialises in the delivery of training and assessment for cranes, trucks, forklifts, rigging, warehousing and the new safety induction card, you take safety seriously.