Markforged tips 'just in place' to replace 'just in time' in Australian manufacturing

Markforged tips ‘just in place’ to replace ‘just in time’ in Australian manufacturing

The expression “supply chain issues” is familiar to all Australians, from the manufacturer whose production line has stalled awaiting parts from an overseas supplier to the housewife walking past empty shelves in her local supermarket. Read More
A proven framework for manufacturing innovation

A proven framework for manufacturing innovation

When it comes to manufacturing, I am a realistic optimist. So, before we start talking about why manufacturing innovation matters in Australia, it is important to reflect on the challenges we face. Read More
Australian manufacturing

AMW showcases exciting times for Australian manufacturing

The Australian Manufacturing Week was a week of celebrating and highlighting the full spectrum of industry. Billy Friend attended the event and spoke to industry leaders about emerging trends and highlights from the conferences and trade floor.
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The time to move is now

The Australian Manufacturing Week showcased the full spectrum of industry. Paul Hellard, editor of Australian Manufacturing Technology magazine explains how the event is the centrepiece of a week-long celebration of Australian manufacturing.
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Modern manufacturing under a new Labor government

“I want to use the power of government to bring back Aussie manufacturing. Because Australia should always be a company that makes things.” This statement, made by then leader of the Labor Party and now Prime Minister of Australia, Anthony Albanese in 2020, is coming to fruition with the recent commitment to a $1 billion investment in advanced manufacturing.
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AMW 2022

So much to see at AMW 2022

Sydney is currently the stage for a showcase of the latest manufacturing technology and cutting-edge innovation, as the inaugural Australian Manufacturing Week exhibition takes place at Darling Harbour.
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Manufacturing expands, supply chain and labour constraints grow

The Ai Group’s Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI) increased a further 2.8 points to 58.5 in April – the highest monthly result since July 2021, as Australian manufacturing continues its strong post-COVID recovery with a third consecutive month in positive territory. 
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