Posted: Feb 27, 2015

World's first 3D printed jet engine unveiled in Australia

The world's first 3D-printed jet engine has been unveiled by researchers from Monash University. Read more »

Posted: Feb 24, 2015

Tech workshops and disruptive technology unlikely bedmates at ACI Connect conference

ACI Connect 2015 will deliver a well-researched, comprehensive coverage of both current and future challenges the sector faces. Read more »

Posted: Feb 24, 2015

Turning the vision of a connected enterprise into a reality

Establishing an information-enabled connected enterprise can help manufacturers become more competitive, flexible and sustainable, which is of paramount importance in the current global market. Read more »

Posted: Feb 23, 2015

Honeywell to maintain control systems for world's largest coal-to-liquids plant

Honeywell's Assurance 360 program will provide ongoing services and support to a Sasol synthetic fuels and chemicals plant. Read more »

Posted: Feb 23, 2015

Australia's first Baxter robot to be installed at Haigh's Chocolates

South Australian chocolate maker Haigh's will unveil Australia's first industrial installation of a Baxter interactive production robot. Read more »

Posted: Feb 20, 2015

Omron signs automation deal with Visy

Omron has signed a new partnership agreement with Visy Automation to supply automation equipment over the next two years. Read more »

Posted: Feb 20, 2015

Strong local interest in inaugural Africa Oil and Gas Forum in Perth

African and Australian oil and gas leaders are coming together in Perth next month for the inaugural Africa Oil and Gas Forum set to be staged in Perth on 10 March 2015. Read more »

Posted: Feb 17, 2015

Wiley awarded contract for GrainCorp Foods' upgrade

Wiley will upgrade GrainCorp Foods' oils and spreads plant in West Footscray, Victoria, to deliver extra capability, including retail spreads, bakery fats and shortenings. Read more »

Posted: Feb 17, 2015

IChemE joins ACI Connect as Association Partner

The Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) has joined other leading industry bodies as an Association Partner of ACI Connect 2015, to be held at Sydney Showground, 22-23 April. Read more »

Posted: Feb 16, 2015

Secure 'no-wireless' zones now possible

Fluke Networks has released a major upgrade to its AirMagnet Enterprise wireless security solution to immediately identify all rogue wireless activities and enforce a 'no-wireless' zone. Read more »

Posted: Feb 16, 2015

Changes to Australian Standards impact new machinery

Critical changes to the Australian Standard on safety of machinery, AS4024, will be a key focus for Pilz safety experts attending APPMA's AUSPACK 2015 next month in Melbourne. Read more »

Posted: Feb 13, 2015

Olympus industrial instrumentation at AOG 2015

Part of the range of inspection and measurement systems from Olympus will be on display at the 2015 Australasian Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference (AOG). Read more »

Posted: Feb 13, 2015

HIMA to partner Hazards Australasia safety conference

HIMA Australia will partner IChemE's process safety symposium, Hazards Australasia 2015. The conference takes place in Brisbane, Australia, on 26-27 May 2015. Read more »

Posted: Feb 12, 2015

What industry downturn? Records to be set at Australia's biggest oil and gas event

At a time when the oil and gas sector is at a crossroads due to a collapse in crude oil prices, a record number of visitors will be flocking to the annual Australasian Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference (AOG) in Perth. Read more »

Posted: Feb 11, 2015

Construction of new nuclear medicine production facility underway

Australia's new nuclear medicine manufacturing facility is taking shape - a project which will enable Australia to help meet world demand for the most common radionuclide used in nuclear medicine, Molybdenum-99. Read more »

Posted: Feb 10, 2015

Australian company TSG Consulting launches new services and technology

Australian advanced analytics company TSG Consulting is responding to growing demand for data-driven insights by expanding its services and expertise. Read more »

Posted: Feb 9, 2015

Further drops in the iron ore price predicted

A Shanghai analyst has suggested that the iron ore price could drop as low as US$30. Read more »

Posted: Feb 9, 2015

ABB to supply systems for one of the world's first floating LNG facilities

ABB has won a contract worth more than $50 million to supply the electrical system for one of the world's first commercial floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facilities. Read more »

Posted: Feb 6, 2015

The rise of the machines

World's first global standards for M2M deployment released. Read more »

Posted: Feb 6, 2015

GE Intelligent Platforms expands distribution partnership with Control Logic

GE Intelligent Platforms has announced the expansion of its distribution partnership with Control Logic in Australia to include the territories of New South Wales, Victoria and Tasmania, effective 1 April 2015. Read more »

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