• New manufacturing training centre for Ballarat

    ACCORDING to the latest reports, the University of Ballarat’s new manufacturing technology and training centre will be up and running in 2011.

    May 20, 2009 0 comment

  • Automation providing manufacturers the edge

    AS the economic downturn continues there is a growing trend for companies to focus on reviewing automation systems with a view to improving performance and deferring capital expenditure.

    May 7, 2009 0 comment

  • Robotic vision has never looked so good

    Many manufacturers are setting their sights on vision systems as a way of increasing productivity, and as Katherine Crichton found out, now might be the time to invest.

    May 6, 2009 0 comment

  • Welding safety device

    CAPABILITY Resources will introduce a new welding safety device at this year’s NMW.

    April 30, 2009 0 comment

  • Award for phosphate-free pre-treatment product

    Henkel has received the Manufacturing Process & Capital Equipment award at the 2009 PACE Awards in Detroit, Michigan for its phosphate-free pre-treatment product.

    April 30, 2009 0 comment

  • Innovation on show at NMW 2009

    The latest manufacturing technologies for small and medium manufacturers will be demonstrated at the Innovate 09 showcase, which will run alongside Austech and National Manufacturing Week.

    April 28, 2009 0 comment

  • CAM software at Austech

    STILLAM AU will display EdgeCAM products during Austech 2009 on stand E66.

    April 24, 2009 0 comment

  • Latest CAM software at Austech 2009

    ON stand D22, during this year’s Austech, NC Computer Systems will showcase the release of CAMWorks 2009.

    April 24, 2009 0 comment

  • ERP software on show at NMW

    BOWEN & Groves, the Melbourne-based developer of the M1 ERP soft ware will exhibit the system on stand 1913 during NMW.

    April 24, 2009 0 comment

  • Wide range of packaging solutions at Auspack 2009

    NEW Tray sealing machines, head load testers and cartoners will be just some of the many products showcased.

    April 20, 2009 0 comment

  • Lindsay Piemaking Equipment

    Project: Lil’OZ Pie Making Machine
    WITH a manufacturing base in Western Sydney, Lindsay Piemaking Equipment benefits from the distinct advantages of using a local supply chain by working closely with a number of advanced equipment contractors to develop and manufacture precision components for the company’s range of pie making machines.

    April 18, 2009 0 comment

  • MiniFAB(Aust)

    Project: MiniFAB Microfluidic Tear Sensor
    MiniFAB is a privately owned micro and nano fabrication company based in Melbourne, Australia.

    April 18, 2009 0 comment

  • National Ceramics

    Project: National Ceramics World Class Automation
    NATIONAL Ceramic Industrie’s manufacturing plant at Rutherford in the NSW Hunter Valley produces up to 8million m² of ceramic tiles a year, equivalent to 720t a day.

    April 18, 2009 0 comment

  • ANCA

    Project: MX7 – CNC Tool and Cutter Grinder
    BASED in Bayswater, Victoria, ANCA is a vertically integrated world leading designer and manufacturer of high precision CNC grinding machines.

    April 18, 2009 0 comment

  • Automation solutions at Austech

    CNC and Robotic offers low cost automation solutions including the Fanuc Roboshot 2000i series injection moulding machines, which will be on stand A62 at Austech.

    April 15, 2009 0 comment

  • National Manufacturing Week 2009 Preview

    Australia’s largest ‘one-stop’ manufacturing trade show travels to Melbourne in May for what looks to be a big month for industry. This is the first of six newsletters showcasing some of the products that will be on display.

    April 8, 2009 0 comment

  • Product highlights from SolidWorks 2009

    EARLIER this year, more than 4,000 attendees converged at Disney’s Swan & Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida, for SolidWorks World 2009.

    April 3, 2009 0 comment

  • Drive-integrated safety opens new horizons

    SAFE drive functions have made their mark on standards, products and applications and may now be considered as state of the art.

    March 30, 2009 0 comment

  • Automation seminars to hit the road

    One of the highlights of Rockwell Automation’s new travelling industry event–On Tour ’09–will be a series of seminars from key industry players looking at important technology trends for 2009.

    March 9, 2009 0 comment

  • Productivity tour set to start

    Manufacturers are being offered how to achieve maximum productivity while also reducing costs when Siemens embarks on its Productivity Tour throughout Australia and New Zealand from 24 March 2009 to 17 February 2010.

    March 9, 2009 0 comment