Business

Universal Robots appoints new ANZ Country Manager

18 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Universal Robots

Cobot manufacturer Universal Robots has announced the appointment of industry veteran Peter Hern in the role of ANZ Country Manager.


CSIRO fires up phosphate production

18 February, 2019 | Supplied by: CSIRO Head Office

CSIRO has developed a smelting process to produce soluble phosphate for fertiliser from low-value ores.


UK 5G consortium starts Britain's first 5G factory trials

18 February, 2019

The UK's first live 5G factory trials were officially started last week, in a step towards the creation of smart factories in Britain.


Innovation that will transform the energy future — Part 1

13 February, 2019 | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

How digitalisation enables oil and gas operators to transition to a new energy ecosystem.


Neometals begins lithium battery recycling pilot

12 February, 2019

Perth-based Neometals has announced the successful commissioning of stage 1 of its lithium‐ion battery recycling pilot plant in Canada.


Endress+Hauser achieves gold status for sustainable business

11 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Endress+Hauser Australia Pty Ltd

Sustainable business processes awarded 68 points in the EcoVadis rating.


Bringing robotics into the school classroom

11 February, 2019 | Supplied by: element14

Educational products from BinaryBots, Robotical and Wonder Workshop offer accessible, tactile learning platforms for children and teachers.


Perth is a global oil and gas hub: WA mines minister

08 February, 2019

Perth is the only Australian city to be admitted into the World Energy Cities Partnership.


Hydrogen-fired gas turbine for SA

08 February, 2019

Baker Hughes and Australian company H2U have announced a collaboration to apply BHGE's NovaLT gas turbine generators for the Port Lincoln Project.


2019 CEO Insights: David Sullivan

05 February, 2019 | Supplied by: ABB Australia Pty Ltd

ABB's David Sullivan discusses smart industry and infrastructure, smart cities and future sustainability.


One step closer to a solar-powered chemical industry

04 February, 2019

Australian-developed technology that harnesses sunlight to drive chemical reactions is making possible a more sustainable chemical manufacturing industry.


2019 CEO Insights: Andrew Hird

01 February, 2019 | Supplied by: Honeywell Process Solutions

Andrew Hird of Honeywell Process Solutions discusses the issues of generational change, cybersecurity and artificial intelligence in the process industries.


BP invests in AI technology

01 February, 2019

New AI technology, nicknamed Sandy, to accelerate projects.


First autonomous passenger air vehicle completes first flight

31 January, 2019

Boeing has successfully completed the first test flight of its autonomous passenger air vehicle (PAV) prototype.


Airobotics receives CASA approval for BVLOS drone flights

30 January, 2019

Automated drone start-up Airobotics has received CASA approval to fly remotely piloted drones beyond line of sight in Australia.


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