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GE installs first 1500 V solar inverter in Japan

21 April, 2017 by

GE and Looop Co., Ltd.'s partnership marks the entry of 1500 V solar technology into Japan's solar market.


Australia's next oil boom might come from plants

21 April, 2017 by | Supplied by: CSIRO

Research by CSIRO now makes it possible to produce oil in the leaves and stems of plants as well as the seeds, which promises to be a game changer in the global production of renewable oils.


Industry 4.0 in practice

20 April, 2017 by Jim Wallace | Supplied by: Balluff Pty Ltd

Implementing Industry 4.0 in your organisation means beginning with a strategy that is appropriate for your needs and that can adapted as technology and needs change.


Australia's manufacturing opportunity

19 April, 2017 by Scott Moffat | Supplied by: Pilz Australia Industrial Automation LP

In Australia the approach to Industry 4.0 has been somewhat more disjointed than in Germany, with a large reliance on Industry 4.0 technology being mainly promoted by individual Germany-based vendors or suppliers. Individual manufacturing companies are tending to go it alone, keeping technology providers at arm's length and not truly leveraging the global collective knowledge on I4.0.


Energy resources sector innovators recognised

18 April, 2017 by

NERA (National Energy Resources Australia) has awarded $200,000 to inspiring and groundbreaking small businesses looking to innovate within the energy resources sector.


Boeing names CSIRO a 'Supplier of the Year'

13 April, 2017 by | Supplied by: CSIRO

CSIRO's 28-year collaboration with Boeing has soared to new heights with the aerospace company naming CSIRO a 'Supplier of the Year' for calendar year 2016.


Waste and Recycling Commercialisation Program to launch sustainable ideas into global markets

11 April, 2017 by

Innovyz Institute, along with Green Industries SA, has announced 10 successful technologies and ideas selected for Innovyz's new Waste and Recycling Commercialisation Program, including two from South Australian universities.


Trial of new positioning technology for resources industry

11 April, 2017 by

Geoscience Australia and the Cooperative Research Centre for Spatial Information (CRCSI) are looking for Australian businesses in the resources industry interested in improving the capability of their positioning technology.


Embrace innovation at Ozwater'17

11 April, 2017 by | Supplied by: AWA

The Australian Water Association's international water conference and trade exhibition, Ozwater, will be held 16–18 May at ICC Sydney.


UAE-based aluminium extrusions company to expand into Australia

07 April, 2017 by

UAE-based Taweelah Aluminium Extrusion Company LLC has announced its expansion into the Australian market with Melbourne the first city selected in its international expansion.


ABB to acquire B&R

05 April, 2017 by | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

ABB has announced the acquisition of B&R, the largest independent provider focused on product- and software-based open-architecture solutions for machine and factory automation worldwide.


Siemens to showcase Digital Enterprise at Hannover Messe

03 April, 2017 by | Supplied by: Siemens Ltd

At the Hannover Messe 2017, Siemens will be demonstrating how industrial companies of all sizes can benefit from the digital transformation.


Treotham Automation partners with Lapp Group

31 March, 2017 by | Supplied by: Treotham Automation Pty Ltd

Treotham Automation has announced that it has been appointed by Lapp Group as an authorised distributor across the Australian market for Lapp's cable and connection technologies.


Innovative businesses get a kick-start

31 March, 2017 by

A Victorian vehicle manufacturing start-up with ambitions to be Australia's first production electric vehicle and a company developing a disruptive new class of insecticides have been given a kick-start thanks to a new funding initiative that helps small businesses access CSIRO research expertise and capabilities.


Rockwell Automation to showcase digital technologies and IIoT at Hannover Messe 2017

28 March, 2017 by | Supplied by: Rockwell Automation Australia

Rockwell will showcase technologies and solutions within the Microsoft, Cisco, Endress+Hauser and ODVA booths.


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