- AI Group
- Australian Space Agency
- BAE Systems
- carbon fibre
- Defence Innovation Hub
- electricity prices
- electric vehicle
- energy prices
- federal government
- Flinders University
- future submarines
- Innes Willox
- Karen Andrews
- Melissa Price
- monash university
- Naval Group
- Royal Australian Navy
- Western Australia
- Flame resistant workwear range
ELLIOTT Australia’s new, comprehensive range of flame resistant garments will be on display at The Safety Show Sydney and Sydney Materials Handling.
- Help with lifting problems
VISITORS to The Safety Show Sydney and Sydney Materials Handling who need help with lifting and handling problems can explore the solutions with experts from Safetech.
- Safety systems and posters
IN addition to mainstream OHS training tools, GO SAFETY and safestworld.com are planning to produce new lines, which will be at The Safety Show Sydney and Sydney Materials Handling.
- Modern machine safety systems
ROCKWELL Automation will showcase the full range of its machine safety capabilities at the Safety Show 2007, to be held in Sydney during October.
- New technical division created
ALERT Safety has formed a new technical division offering solutions to confined space entry, hazmat and emergency service applications.
- Trade shows get a handle on safety
GENERALLY known as the month associated with Oktoberfest – the German Festival celebrating merriment and beer consumption – this year October is set to revamp its reputation as the month where safety, rather than intoxication, takes centre stage.
- Super bright LED warning light
VISION Safe’s latest light emitting diode (LED) portable warning light, Foxfire, will be on display at The Safety Show Sydney and Sydney Materials Handling at the Sydney Showgrounds.
- OHS and environment guide
CCH will release the second edition of the Australian Master OHS & Environment Guide in October 2007 – in time for The Safety Show Sydney and Sydney Materials Handling at the Sydney Showgrounds.
- New ergonomic support seat
MARTOR Australia is promoting its new FLEX ergonomic support seat at The Safety Show Sydney and Sydney Materials Handling, to be held at the Sydney Showground in October.
- $35 million boost for Australian manufacturing research centre
THE AUSTRALIAN Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (AMCRC) will develop next generation technology platforms with the help of a $35 million grant announced on Tuesday October 16 by the Minister for Education, Science and Training, the Hon Julie Bishop MP.
- Dangerous Goods Code updated
THE NEW Australian Dangerous Goods Code 7th Edition (ADG7) is now available for purchase in a two volume hard copy package or in electronic CD-ROM format.
- Business wants more than ‘steady as she goes’ approach
IN a statement released earlier this week by Australian Industry Group Chief Executive Heather Ridout, she said regardless of which party forms Government following the election on 24 November, a steady-as-she-goes approach will not be enough for Australia to meet effectively the formidable global challenges that industry faces or to capitalise on the considerable opportunities that lie ahead.
- Resistance welder electrode force gauge
HUNTINGDON Fusion Techniques (HFT) has launched its new KR1000 robot cell resistance welder electrode force gauge, after two years of intense development.
- Rapid radial drilling machine
THE alpha-type rapid radial drilling machine from Donau offers high drilling capacity at a low price. It covers a vast range of workpieces, is very easy to handle, and is of robust construction.
- Precision centres and face-drivers
ROTOR Tool of Switzerland manufacturers a line of precision centres and face-drivers suitable for turning and grinding applications, and available in Australia from Romheld Australia.
- Standard vertical honing machines
GEHRING’s E 630-series standard honing machine is suitable for component machining to size, shape, and upper surface. It enables efficient and economical honing of workpieces with machining diameters of 3mm to 90mm and, depending on design, machining lengths of up to 350mm.
- Milling grade
SANDVIK Coromant’s GC4220 grade promises a 20%-30% improvement in productivity against the current grade thanks to the latest developments in grade technology and an improved substrate and coating.
- High pressure coolant system
IMPROVED chip control and extended tool life are key benefits of Sandvik Coromant’s new CoroTurn HP high pressure coolant system.
- Portable measurement system
HI-TECH Metrology, the Australasian distributor for Faro Technologies’ range of portable metrology products, has introduced Faro’s new range of portable measuring systems — the Quantum FaroArm.
- New centres enhance global competitiveness
THE AUSTRALIAN Government announced it is providing $351.8 million over ten years to establish Australian Industry Productivity Centres throughout Australia to assist small to medium enterprises grow their international competitiveness.