- additive manufacturing
- advanced manufacturing
- Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC)
- atlas copco
- Australian Defence
- Australian Industrial Businesses
- Beckhoff Automation
- Black Sky Aerospace
- BSC Industrial
- Compressed Air
- Defence Innovation Hub
- digital transformation
- Endeavour Awards
- IBSA Group
- industry 4.0
- Madison Technologies
- manufacturing skills
- Mitch Chaffer
- Paddock to Plate
- schneider electric
- Seal Innovations
- Tools & Maintenance
- Weld Australia
SolidWorks wants to change the way you do conceptual design
The big announcement for SolidWorks World 2014 was a product that the software company hopes will change the way its customers get their projects underway.
How to save the manufacturing industry [comment piece]
It’s no secret that our Australian manufacturing industry is taking a quite a hit lately.
Universal Robots launches in Australia and New Zealand
It all started with a pepperoni pizza…
Aim high for Australian manufacturing
We should feel proud of inventions like spray-on skin and the electronic pacemaker and we need to continue to encourage innovation.
Challenges and opportunities in exporting to the Middle East
The Middle East is an appealing market, but prospective exporters should do their homework.
How information systems will meet the 3D printing challenge
3D printing faces some barriers before it is more widely adopted. One of those is the implementation of information systems that protect the integrity of the new manufacturing process.
Welding solutions available to assist manufacturers attain ISO 3834-2 standard
The ISO 3834-2 standard enables the highest level of certification attainable by manufacturers wishing to
demonstrate that they have a certified level of welding quality management in place within their operations.
The contracting quandary
The perennial issue of whether a person is or should be engaged as a contractor or employee continues to baffle…
Feed manufacturer reaps rewards of totally integrated automation
After modernising its manufacturing plant, an animal feed manufacturer has achieved a 7% increase in production while reducing energy consumption by 2%.
Researchers and manufacturers can be ‘digital blacksmiths’ with 3D printers
The potential possibilities 3D printing is providing research and developers new opportunities.
What does diversification really mean for our auto sector?
Ford, Holden and Toyota decision to cease manufacturing has the automotive supply chain asking themselves how will they survive?
An exporting focus the key for award winner
Rode Microphones took out Austrade’s prestigious Manufacturing Export Awards. Alan Johnson reports.
Is importing really such a bad thing?
Does importing deserve its ‘bad boy’ status in the manufacturing industry or is it unfairly labelled due to the numbers who’ve tried and failed?
Manufacturers outsource transport to overcome delivery problems
Two manufacturers demonstrate that while they were efficient at making products, delivering to customers were a costly diversion from the main business.
Dollar weaker so it’s time to export
With the Australian dollar now at more realistic levels, many manufacturers are revisiting their exporting plans, with a focus on China.
Tackling non-conforming products
Non-conforming products raise questions about quality and safety; and pose commercial challenges for those who play by the rules.
How to improve manufacturing performance using mobile
Until now meaningful MES data has not been accessible by operators and contractors. But the implementation of a mobile MES overcomes this limitation.
Steve Harper launches material handling and logistics recruitment division
Former Toyota Material Handling Australia President Steve Harper has joined Australian based International recruitment company, Automotive Personnel.
How to choose LED lights
LED lights are now capable of serving a wider range of applications, so doing your homework will help you choose the appropriate fixture.
Industry 4.0 – secure the future, grasp opportunities
Industry 4.0 addresses the challenges faced by manufacturing companies, such as energy and resource efficiency.