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Search on for the next round of Indigenous STEM leaders

20 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: CSIRO Head Office

The Indigenous STEM Professional Awards are part of the Indigenous STEM Education Project, funded by the BHP Billiton Foundation and delivered by CSIRO.


Woodside and NERA named as principal sponsors for AOG 2018

16 October, 2017 by

Australia's largest independent dedicated oil and gas company, Woodside Petroleum, and National Energy Resources Australia (NERA) have taken up the high-profile roles as Principal Sponsors of next year's Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference (AOG 2018).


MOM Institute training early-bird discount expires soon

13 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: Manufacturing Operations Management Institute

An MES/MOM Methodologies Certificate of Competency training event is to be held in Melbourne in November.


AOG bringing the oil and gas world to Perth in March 2018

09 October, 2017 by

To be staged at the Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre from 14–16 March, AOG 2018 will once again bring petroleum industry specialists together in Australia to display the latest in technology and to hear from leading experts from around the globe.


Rio Tinto completes first fully autonomous rail journey in WA

09 October, 2017 by

Rio Tinto has successfully completed the first fully autonomous rail journey at its iron ore operations in the Pilbara region of Western Australia as the company progresses towards full commissioning of its AutoHaul project in late 2018.


Lockheed Martin to partner with two Australian universities on space technologies

06 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: Lockheed Martin Australia Pty Ltd

Lockheed Martin has announced it is partnering with the University of Sydney and RMIT University on research projects to develop advanced technologies that will have significant implications for both defence and commercial space-based applications.


CSIRO releases roadmap for oil and gas evolution

05 October, 2017 by | Supplied by: CSIRO Head Office

CSIRO has released a roadmap addressing the long-term needs of the Australian oil and gas industry, identifying how research and innovation can support this evolving sector.


ABB and Northvolt partner to build Europe's largest battery factory

29 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

Northvolt is going to build Europe's largest and most advanced lithium-ion battery factory in Sweden.


Firstline workers and digital transformation

26 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: Microsoft Pty Ltd

Streamlined access to accurate and up-to-date information is the lifeblood of successful digital transformation, but people are still the backbone of any enterprise.


ABB to acquire GE Industrial Solutions for US$2.6bn

26 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

ABB CEO Ulrich Speisshofer called GE Industrial Solutions an "unloved child", but is confident that with the right attention from ABB it will flourish and reverse its waning market share.


QUT creates lithium-ion battery pilot facility

22 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: QUT

Queensland University of Technology (QUT) has developed Australia's first pilot facility to produce commercial-grade lithium-ion batteries.


UNSW team to attempt to break their own world record in solar car

22 September, 2017 by

Sunswift Violet, a four-seat sedan designed and built by engineering students at UNSW, left Sydney on Wednesday on a 4300 km drive to Darwin, where it will compete in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge.


Analysts predict industrial automation market to reach US$64.5bn by 2022

18 September, 2017 by

The need for greater operational efficiency, the growing Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud-based automation are among the trends leading to a predicted 10.6% annual growth rate in the industrial automation market.


Balluff acquires software and machine vision companies

15 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: Balluff Pty Ltd

Balluff has acquired innovative software services GmbH (iss) and Matrix Vision GmbH to further extend its digital technology capablities.


Rockwell Automation announces Blake Moret to become chairman

14 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: Rockwell Automation Australia

Rockwell Automation has announced that its board of directors has elected president and CEO Blake D Moret as chairman of the board effective 1 January 2018.


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