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DroneShield Awarded $5.7 million U.S. Government Contract

DroneShield announced it has received a repeat order of $5.7 million from a U.S. Government customer for a number of …

2024 finalists for the 2024 Women in Industry Awards announced

The 2024 Women in Industry Awards finalists have been unveiled, marking an exciting step toward celebrating excellence in the field.

WA medtech companies get ready to pitch at premier industry event

Eleven Western Australian organisations are attending the AusMedtech 2024 conference to showcase a range of medical devices and service opportunities.

Solar-panel giga-factory to support Solar Sunshot Program

Tindo Solar follows Solar Sunshot policy in its plans for Australian first solar panel ‘Gigafactory’.

Neo-Bionica receive investment to expand its MedTech capabilities

Advanced MedTech manufacturer Neo-Bionica has announced a $5 million investment from Breakthrough Victoria which will accelerate its growth both domestically and internationally.

CSIRO releases 2023-24 Gencost report on future cost of energy capabilities

The 2023-24 annual GenCost report on the cost of building future electricity generation, storage and hydrogen production in Australia has …

Quinbrook sponsors development of QLD ‘Green Iron’ Project

Quinbrook, a specialist global investment manager focused on energy transition infrastructure has commenced the development phase of the Green Iron Project in Gladstone, Queensland.


Combilift Safe-Lift raises the bar in forklift safety

Combilift has responded to universal customer needs and reduced the risk of forklift overloading with its patented Safe-Lift device.

Women in Manufacturing Summit 2024: 20-22 August, Melbourne

Following last year’s standout event, the Women in Manufacturing Summit 2024 is coming to Melbourne this August with exciting new …

ARBS 2024 Starts Next Week: Largest Exhibition Yet!

ARBS 2024, Australia’s largest international air conditioning, refrigeration, and building services trade exhibition, featuring over 350 exhibitors showcasing the latest …

Brewery’s Soaring Demand Triggers Search for Sustainable Oil-Free Air Solutions

Breweries require Class 0 oil-free air to ensure product quality. Even minimal traces of oil can negatively impact tastes and …

Masking Tape – How to select the right product for the job?

Masking tape was developed specifically to help manufacturer’s protect surrounding surfaces from overspray, provide clean paint lines, and remove easily …

How to tell if you’ve outgrown your current software

Does your business rely on many separate systems and apps? Is your data sitting in different places? Are your add-ons …

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Manufacturing Experts

Weld Australia calls for a prioritisation of net zero targets

With the expansion of the Capacity Investment Scheme, Weld Australia is calling on the governments to legislate local content policies.
With the expansion of the Capacity Investment Scheme, Weld Australia is calling on the federal and state governments to legislate …

Corrections Victoria wins Weld Australia President’s Award

Corrections Victoria has won the inaugural Weld Australia President’s Award for an Outstanding Social Project in Welding.
Weld Australia announced that the Department of Justice and Community Safety, Corrections Victoria, has won the inaugural Weld Australia President’s …

Weld Australia calls for a new national policy framework

Weld Australia is urging the Government to enact a national policy framework that guarantees a strong pipeline of work for manufacturers.
Weld Australia is urging the Australian Government to enact a national policy framework that guarantees a sufficiently strong pipeline of …

Manufacturing Opinion

New resilient radio for satellite communication in development

The new iLAuNCH Trailblazer project brings together The Australian National University and Inovor to develop resilient radio links to ground stations and …

Australian Made Week launched at local manufacturing factory

Australian singer-songwriter Jessica Mauboy serenaded factory workers at the launch of Australian Made Week today, lending her voice to the …

Empowering the next generation of innovators with Altium’s tools

Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs) are at the heart of modern electronics, driving innovations in countless industries from consumer electronics to …

Databricks and ARM Hub sign partnership to boost manufacturing

ARM Hub, Australia’s leading artificial intelligence (AI), robotics and design-for-manufacture industry hub is partnering with world-leading data and AI platform, …


New report forecasts semiconductor future in additive manufacturing

A new market study outlines the potential for additive manufacturing (AM) technologies to optimise the capabilities of the semiconductor industry. …

DigiKey and LabsLand release hardware system for remote engineering

DigiKey and LabsLand have collaborated on a project that delivers a hardware and software solution for remote engineering evaluation and …

Here’s what you need to know about Beckhoff’s MX-System

“The eighth Industrie 4.0 Innovation Award recognises products that provide support and boost productivity and profit in the industrial automation …
Researchers from the University of South Australia, the University of Adelaide and Yale University have been collaborating their research.

UniSA and UoA scientists demonstrate method to upscale fibre laser technology

American and Australian researchers from the University of South Australia (UniSA), the University of Adelaide (UoA) and Yale University have …

Kate Pounder to step down as CEO of Tech Council of Australia

The Tech Council of Australia (TCA) has announced CEO Kate Pounder will step down from the role on 2nd February 2024.