Posted: Jan 29, 2015

AOG bringing the best of the best to Perth in 2015

With more than 620 companies queuing up to participate in this year's annual Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition and Conference (AOG), the event will be bringing together a host of global specialists to present the latest in new ideas and technology. Read more »

Posted: Jan 27, 2015

Expert proposes Australian manufacturing pilot for new type of battery

A US battery expert has visited Australia to discuss a new type of battery that can store power from renewable energy sources. Read more »

Posted: Jan 27, 2015

AQE 2015 conference details announced

Organisers of AQE 2015, the international air quality and emissions show, have finalised the conference program for the event, to be held in Telford, UK, on 22 and 23 April. Read more »

Posted: Jan 27, 2015

Iron ore drops to a new 5-year low

The price of iron ore has continued its fall, dropping 4.3% to hit the lowest point on record since May 2009. Read more »

Posted: Jan 27, 2015

5-year deal for Chevron's Gorgon LNG

Chevron Corporation has announced a 5-year deal with South Korea's SK LNG Trading (SK). Read more »

Posted: Jan 26, 2015

ABB assists Solar Impulse in historic round-the-world flight

ABB and Solar Impulse have formed an alliance ahead of the plane's historic round-the-world journey championing the role of innovation and technology in reducing resource consumption. Read more »

Posted: Jan 23, 2015

End of an era as Tofino founders retire

Joann and Eric Byres, founders of Tofino, have announced that they are retiring from the Tofino Security group at Belden effective 30 January 2015. Read more »

Posted: Jan 23, 2015

John Morris Industrial signs distribution agreement with Larson Davis

John Morris Industrial, a division of John Morris Scientific Pty Ltd, has announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Larson Davis. Read more »

Posted: Jan 20, 2015

Connected manufacturing, IoT and future networks at ACI Connect 2015

What does the future hold for Australian manufacturing, engineering and industrial networking? Check out the conference program for ACI Connect 2015 for the answers. Read more »

Posted: Jan 19, 2015

Belden acquires Tripwire

Belden has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Tripwire, a leading global provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions, for US$710 million. Read more »

Posted: Jan 19, 2015

Bonfiglioli appoints quality manager to implement ISO 9001

Bonfiglioli has appointed Paul Johnson as operations and quality assurance coordinator to optimise benefits to customers. Read more »

Posted: Jan 16, 2015

Metso to sell its Process Automation Systems business

Metso Corporation and Valmet Corporation have entered into an agreement on the sale of Metso's Process Automation Systems (PAS) business to Valmet. Read more »

Posted: Jan 16, 2015

New round of investment funding offered for high-tech manufacturing

Evergreen private investment firm Manifex has announced the opening of its second round of investment funding to help start-ups commercialise their high-tech products. Read more »

Posted: Jan 15, 2015

Rockwell Automation and Cisco to deliver networking technologies training course

Rockwell Automation together with Cisco has launched a new training course - Managing Industrial Networks with Cisco Networking Technologies (IMINS). Read more »

Posted: Jan 12, 2015

Rockwell Automation event to tour regional areas

Rockwell Automation's Automation University event will tour regional centres in Australia and New Zealand during 2015. Read more »

Posted: Jan 9, 2015

Universal Robots establishes Asia Pacific headquarters

Universal Robots has announced the official opening of its APAC headquarters in Singapore. Read more »

Posted: Jan 7, 2015

Siemens Automation and MathWorks collaborate on simulation and model-based design

MathWorks has announced an expanded relationship with Siemens Automation Systems to make it easier for customers to take advantage of model-based design for developing and implementing complex control algorithms. Read more »

Posted: Dec 19, 2014

Schneider Electric wins 2014 Platts Global Energy Award

Schneider Electric has been recognised for its efforts to conserve and manage energy consumption at more than 300 company facilities around the world. Read more »

Posted: Dec 18, 2014

RoboJob realises first sale of a Turn-Assist in Australia

RoboJob - a Belgian company specialising in the automatic loading and unloading of CNC machines - has reached an agreement with machine builder Okuma to provide robotic machine loading and unloading in Australia and New Zealand. Read more »

Posted: Dec 15, 2014

Bonfiglioli wins Bulk Handling Award for Rio Tinto gear units

Gear units supplied to Rio Tinto have won Bonfiglioli Transmission Australia the Bulk Handling Award for 2014 in the category of Excellence in the Application of Gears, Motors or Drives. Read more »

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