Software & IT > Development & design

Futureproof plant strategies: a how-to guide

15 February, 2024 by Amish Sabharwal*

Industrial organisations face a major challenge in delivering future facilities that are both economically viable and environmentally sustainable.


Hexagon partners with Australian AI specialists on blast movement

08 February, 2024

Hexagon is partnering with Western Australia's Augment Technologies to help mines accurately accounting for blast movement with AI.


APS Industrial appointed agent for EPLAN

05 January, 2024

APS Industrial (APS) has announced it has been appointed as agent for EPLAN in Australia.


Mitsubishi Electric and Visual Components to develop 3D simulators

21 December, 2023

Joint venture aims to strengthen Mitsubishi's digital-twin platform for manufacturing design efficiency and productivity.


Siemens helps Australian company build orbital service spacecraft

13 December, 2023

In-orbit satellite servicing: Space Machines uses Siemens software to develop one of the largest spacecraft built in Australia.


Rockwell Automation releases Factory Talk Optix HMI process visualisation in Australia and New Zealand

01 July, 2023

New addition to company visualisation portfolio allows users to design, test, and deploy applications directly from a web browser.


Siemens and APS Industrial expand relationship

06 April, 2023

Siemens has announced expansion of the APS Industrial master distributor relationship in Australia to include the reselling of virtual commissioning software.


Top AI trends for engineers in 2023

06 April, 2023 by Stephane Marouani

The question is no longer if AI will impact businesses, but rather when this will happen and what this will look like for individual organisations.


IOTech announces a major release of Edge Builder software

03 March, 2023

Edge Builder v2.0 provides enhanced capabilities to address the challenges of managing industrial edge systems.


Using industrial standards to overcome the global supply chain crisis

15 November, 2022 by Patrick van Eybergen, Managing Director, Ti2 Group

Flexibility in choice of hardware is key to maintaining uptime and profitability in a world impacted by supply chain issues.


Rockwell Automation announces FactoryTalk Design Hub

18 October, 2022

The cloud software suite utilises five core solutions as it merges improved collaboration and productivity for design teams.


Digital twins allow plants to be emulated before investing

19 September, 2022

Rockwell Automation demonstrated digital twin capabilities at its recent ROKLive automation event in Sydney.


The lights-sparse versus the lights-out factory — Part 2

27 July, 2022

The marriage of digital and physical manufacturing technologies will soon enable increasing flexibility, making it possible to accommodate mass customisation.


Plant visualisation reduces risk and optimises automation solutions for PFi

19 July, 2022

With its customers increasingly requesting simulation as part of the tender process, Products for Industry (PFi) has discovered extended benefits from using digital twin visualisation software.


ABB and Red Hat partner on scalable digital solutions

18 July, 2022

ABB has announced it will provide digital solutions to customers on demand and at scale using Red Hat OpenShift.


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