Recognising that safety is more than ticking boxes or checking things off a list, this year’s Safety Advocacy Award went to an individual who is shifting sector-wide approaches to safety. Growing up, Kristen Sandford was inculcated with an understanding of safety. Observing her father, who worked in safety management, a lifelong passion for safety began … Continue reading Creating a culture of safety
Making safety part of the Women in Industry awards is partly the result of the award’s sponsor, gas supplier BOC. Recognising that a culture of safety is of benefit to the industry as a whole, BOC has sponsored the award for the past three years. In addition, BOC has acknowledged the importance of identifying the … Continue reading Supporting those who get us home safe
Hydrogen’s potential to compliment traditional energy sources is getting greener, with gas company BOC to produce green hydrogen from renewable energy at its Bulwer Island gas facility in Brisbane. Using existing industrial gas equipment and infrastructure, the project will utilise a 220kW electrolyser and a 100kW solar array to manufacture 2400 kg of renewable hydrogen … Continue reading Queensland invests in green hydrogen for vehicles and industrial supply
Putting the customer at the centre of manufacturing processes has been a change that Amber Burdett-Dow has been happy to lead. Manufacturers’ Monthly reports. Reflecting back on a career in customer service for gas and welding equipment firm BOC, Amber Burdett-Dow remembered her initial confrontation with the stereotypes and assumptions that she and her friends … Continue reading Taking a chance: the changing face of manufacturing
Australia’s top 100 manufacturers have been announced for 2019. Manufacturers’ Monthly found out why some companies triumph over others in consumers’ minds. CALTEX Australia sits on the top of the podium as Australia’s top manufacturer for 2019, based on a list compiled by IBISWorld. The company’s rank is followed by the Fonterra Co-Op group, Perth … Continue reading Golden position for manufacturing companies
Living in a global marketplace can make it difficult for Australian manufacturers to stand out in a crowd. But integrating new technologies can give them an advantage that will boost them to the top of the podium. Unfortunately, competing with international leaders such as China, Germany and the US can have its drawbacks as others … Continue reading Implementing new technologies to succeed on a global scale
The national science agency, CSIRO, has achieved a new milestone in the production and export of hydrogen following the successful refuelling of two fuel cell vehicles. The project, a collaborative between CSIRO and BOC (part of the Linde Group), will pave the way for bulk hydrogen to be transported in the form of ammonia, using existing infrastructure, and then … Continue reading CSIRO tech accelerates hydrogen vehicle future
BOC Australia, a member of leading gases and engineering company The Linde Group, has unveiled a new $20 million specialty gases production facility and a $15 million robot cylinder automation system at its Sydney operations centre in Wetherill Park. The new investments were officially opened by Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matthew Canavan MP and Minister … Continue reading BOC unveils $35m upgrade to Western Sydney manufacturing site
This week, gases and engineering company BOC has announced a revamp of its welding range with the launch of eight new welding models that offer the latest in welding technology to Australian fabricators and businesses. Richard Fowles, senior product manager of Welding Products says the new welding range is affordable and easy to use, with advanced … Continue reading BOC announces 2017 welding product release
BOC (part of the Linde Group) is set to support CSIRO during its $3.4 million ammonia to hydrogen cracking and membrane purification project that is set to revolutionise the global supply chain for hydrogen. As part of the collaboration agreement, BOC will contribute in-kind gas products, equipment and technical expertise worth in excess of $100,000 … Continue reading BOC, CSIRO collaborate on hydrogen project
BOC have introduced the BOC Scan to Order mobile app so that customers can order, view pricing and find their closest Gas & Gear store when they are on the go.
BOC has won the 2013 Endeavour Awards Technology Application of the Year category for the development of its new Mini Bulk Service Offer and Mix Onsite.
Smart, simple and marketable – CASWA’s innovative access control system wins Endeavour’s Australian Industrial Product of the Year Award. Madeline Prince and Annie Dang report.
Finalists for the 2012 Endeavour Awards Australian Industrial Product of the Year award announced.