Abbott government will be good for business and getting rid of the carbon tax will help the industry.
Executive Director of Sydney University’s engineering think tank The Warren Centre, Dr Nick Cerneaz believes there is a dire need to change the conversations Australians are having today.
Orica has appointed Nick Bowen as the executive global head for mining services.
Metso Minerals is increasing its Asia Pacific manufacturing footprint as it acquires a 75% stake in Chinese firm Sharorui Heavy Industries.
The competition invited individuals, companies and institutions to redesign loading brackets found on jet engines using 3D printing.
The Society of Automotive Engineers – Australasia has expressed its concerns about the continued loss of engineering R&D and design jobs in the automotive industry, and the impact on the future of a sustainable manufacturing industry in Australia.
Manufacturing plants can now use the Intel LBS capability to deliver location-specific instructions to enable a transport vehicle quickly locate a particular item within the site.
Like Australia, Singapore’s manufacturing industry faces the challenge of rising labour costs, a shortage of skilled labour and slower outputs.
The project builds on innovative technology in nanofibre manufacturing recently developed by researchers from Cytomatrix and Deakin University.
Increasing numbers of British businesses are looking to bring their manufacturing operations back home from overseas.
Cochlear is to invest in a $3 million ‘cleanroom’ in the Brisbane suburb of Newstead.
If Australia were to improve its energy efficiency by 1 per cent, it would be able to add $26 billion to the economy by 2030.
The Ford Mustang will return to Australia in 2016.
According to the global Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) from JP Morgan and Markit Economics, global manufacturing has grown for the past six months.
The federal government is planning to come up with an election policy to address difficulties in the manufacturing and food processing sectors.
The Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI) shows that the manufacturing sector nudged growth in June.
Fonterra has announced the installation of two new milk silos at its Cobden manufacturing site in south-west Victoria.
A new mining equipment manufacturing and service centre for the Hunter Valley is aiding growth in the region.The site will manufacture and service coal mining equipment.
Experts analysing the explosion at the fertiliser plant in Texas point to the dangerous nature of the chemicals the plant was producing.
The Australian Industry Group has welcomed the Victorian government’s support for a $52 million upgrade to the Mars Chocolate Australia factory in Ballarat.