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ABB donation drives learning in power electronics at Monash University

19 November, 2014

University bolsters teaching facilities for engineering students with automation equipment donation from ABB.

Training centre gives global boost to food industry

03 November, 2014

A centre that will help Australian food manufacturing companies stay globally competitive has been officially launched at the University of Sydney.

Winners of the 2014 Honeywell APAC UniSim Design Challenge announced

22 September, 2014

Four students from Curtin University in Sarawak, Malaysia, collaborate to improve energy efficiency in the natural gas processing industry.

Certification in ISO 55001 for asset management assessors

08 September, 2014

A worldwide partnership has been formed between four national, not-for-profit organisations to provide industry certification for asset management assessors.

Certified Profinet training launched in Australia

29 July, 2014

The Profibus Association of Australia has announced it will hold a series of three-day certified Profinet training courses throughout Australia in November 2014.

Pilz to hold robot safety training courses

01 July, 2014

Automation technology provider Pilz will hold a series of one-day robot safety training courses to provide those who integrate robotic systems with a comprehensive understanding of the essential requirements of robot safety.

Honeywell to provide technical training at Vietnam's largest refinery

30 June, 2014

Honeywell Process Solutions has announced it will be responsible for training technicians at a new 200,000 barrel/day refinery being constructed in Thanh Hoa Province, Vietnam.

Toshiba upgrades its engagement with GS1 Australia

23 June, 2014

Toshiba (Australia) has announced it is now a Business Alliance Partner with GS1 Australia.

IICA South Australia branch to host free technical night

12 June, 2014

The South Australian branch of the IICA is holding a free technical night on 25 June in Adelaide. Two case studies will be presented on the evening, with opportunities for networking after the presentations.

'Game-changing' online education centre for engineers

25 March, 2014

Developed by Engineering Education Australia on behalf of Engineers Australia, the EOL centre ( has been described as a "game changer" for engineers' continuous professional development.

BP refineries achieve ACTS reaccreditation

19 March, 2014

BP's Kwinana and Bulwer Island Refineries have achieved reaccreditation of their Accredited Company Training Scheme (ACTS) from IChemE.

Expanded Bürkert Academy course range announced

14 March, 2014

Bürkert has released its 2014 training calendar for the Bürkert Academy and announced an expanded range of process industry courses. Courses will be conducted in all state capitals and regional processing centres throughout the year.

DriveAcademy program dates released

31 January, 2014

The dates for SEW-Eurodrive's DriveAcademy motor and drive training program have been released. The nationwide program will commence in late March 2014.

Pilz signals training high on the agenda in 2014

29 January, 2014

Pilz has signalled that safety is high on the agenda for manufacturing companies this year, with an unprecedented demand for its training courses.

National strategy needed to deal with skills shortage

06 January, 2014

The critical shortage of skills in the oil and gas industry will need to be filled by foreign workers unless the government and education providers develop a national strategy to deal with the shortage, the AWPA has claimed.

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