• Pharma to get well soon

    November 9, 2010 0 comment

    Australia’s pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, called ‘the cornerstone of the knowledge economy’, will help our economy rise from the ashes.

  • Safeguarding your business against supply chain disasters

    November 1, 2010 0 comment

    Accenture gives tips on safeguarding your supply chain against the most uprooting of natural and man-made disasters. Sarah Falson writes.

  • MESA raises MES awareness at inaugural seminar

    November 1, 2010 0 comment

    The first Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association (MESA) seminar was held in Australia on 7 September and, according to the MESA Australian Working Group, productivity, competitiveness and sustainability are the most significant trends for manufacturers in Australia.

  • More to come from Canberra

    November 1, 2010 0 comment

    WHILE a number of manufacturers may have been upset regarding the outcome of the recent federal election, no one can deny Senator Kim Carr’s commitment to Australia’s manufacturing industry. Alan Johnson writes.

  • Combating the power gobbler

    October 27, 2010 0 comment

    The guessing game around Australia’s future climate change framework has begun but regardless of whether there will be a carbon price or not, electricity costs are still set to surge.

  • Manufacturing back in vogue

    September 7, 2010 0 comment

    Manufacturing, once ignored by politicians in most of the developed world, is suddenly a ‘must-have’ industry, especially for the US. Alan Johnson writes.

  • Manufacturing’s quantum leap

    August 30, 2010 0 comment

    Digital manufacturing directly produces parts from CAD files. Isaac Leung writes.

  • Small regional manufacturers aiming high

    August 27, 2010 0 comment

    In regional Victoria a couple of smaller manufacturers in diverse industries are demonstrating the benefits that can flow from a strong focus on customer service, lean and innovative operations, and business plans based on continuing growth.

  • Manufacturing lags behind in economic recovery

    August 25, 2010 0 comment

    Australian manufacturers are lagging other industries in the economic recovery, but growth is on the way. Sarah Falson writes.

  • Aluminium profile that performs for Ferrari

    August 19, 2010 0 comment

    Australis Engineering is excited to announce that we are now the exclusive Australian and New Zealand agents for ALUSIC aluminium profile and accessories.

  • The young worker: OH&S promise and peril

    February 3, 2006 0 comment

    Young workers can hold much promise for your companies’ future but they can also create huge problems. In the end, it is up to you and your supervisors to determine the outcome.