WITH increasing environmental concerns, manufacturers world-wide are looking at ways to reduce waste, support end-of life recycling and use recycled materials for production.
SYDNEY-BASED manufacturer CGC Kymon is demonstrating how Australian capability in advanced manufacturing is helping create new export opportunities in renewable energy, after securing a significant export win to Germany.
MACNAUGHT’s new, improved BG 100 Powergun will be a star attraction on Stand 4203 at National Manufacturing Week at the Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre from May 27 to 30.
CONSTRUCTION, mining, building material and glass manufacturers, agriculture, and foundry work are all occupations that are frequently at risk of dust and breathable quartz emissions.
NOT TOO long ago, anybody suggesting plastic would replace steel in many traditional applications was likely to be tested for sanity.
MANUFACTURING activity remained subdued in February with the Australian Industry Group – PricewaterhouseCoopers Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI) rising 2.2 points to 51.4 (above the key 50.0 level separating expansion from contraction) following a drop of 8.4 points in January.
SYDNEY-BASED lubrication and fluid management company Macnaught, celebrates its diamond anniversary this year.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA company Ferrocut has bought a 2.24 hectare slice of the Techport Australia Supplier Precinct, becoming the first company to sign up to Australia’s premier naval shipbuilding hub.
FLEXIBLE storage tanks that can each hold up to 500kL or more of stormwater, industrial water or drinking water are being introduced to Australia by Air Springs Supply.
Editor’s comment piece from the June issue of Manufacturers’ Monthly.
Blink and you would have missed it, but the Government’s recently released Industry Statement does hit most of industry’s sweet spots.
Australia’s manufacturing industry looks set for a challenging year ahead, but as Alan Johnson and Katherine Crichton report, there will be exceptions.
SOME of the most versatile and powerful gearmotors in the Bonfiglioli range are being combined to produce drives that offer the best features of each for heavy feeder and conveyor applications.
STAUFF return-line filters are designed as tank top filters. Their practical design allows easy element replacement and quick installation.
ENDRESS+Hauser’s high-temperature Soliphant M level limit switch for bulk solids delivers reliable operation in sustained process conditions at temperatures up to 280°C, and for short periods, up to 300°C.
EARLIER this week, the SOUTH Australian Government and OneSteel announced a mutual agreement on tough new environmental conditions.
SAGE Automation is ramping up its operations in the Iron Triangle of South Australia
NEW waste cleanup systems are being introduced by Enware Australia to help public and private organisations protect staff, visitors, clients and customers while complying with WorkCover code of practice for handling body fluid spills.
EXPORTERS are advised to take advantage of the international exposure and recognition afforded by Australia’s number – one ranking for the second consecutive year in the annual Country Brand Index released earlier this week, according to Austrade, the Australian Government’s export development agency.
ELECTRONICS manufacturing company Redarc has recently moved into a new $5 million, high technology Innovation Centre at Lonsdale, South Australia.
NEW SOUTH WALES based engineering company, Broens Industries, has recently purchased South Australian company Static Engineering.