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USQ’s Centre for Future Materials wins $250,000 grant to boost its test equipment portfolio in composites

April 13, 2017 • Grants, NewsComments (0)

The University of Southern Queensland’s (USQ) Centre for Future Materials (CFM) has been awarded a $250,000 equipment grant to enhance its equipment portfolio in composites. CFM, which operates a dedicated industry test service for more than 1000 business clients across multiple sectors, said the funds were used to purchase a Simultaneous Thermal

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Manufacturers line up for $20m Made in Queensland grants

March 2, 2017 • GrantsComments (0)

Some 230 Queensland manufacturers have expressed interest to compete for grants of up to $2.5 million under the State Government’s ‘Made in Queensland’ program to date, State Development Minister Anthony Lynham announced on Tuesday. Mr Lynham said the

University of Tasmania Professor wins grant to develop next-gen portable analytical systems

March 2, 2017 • GrantsComments (0)

Researchers from the University of Tasmania researchers have received a $630,000 grant from the Australian Research Council (ARC) for a project focusing on the development of 3D printing and portable analytical systems. The project will be carried out in

Quickstep wins AMGC grant to develop automotive carbon fibre front fender

February 21, 2017 • Grants, NewsComments (0)

Advanced composites manufacturer Quickstep has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMCG) to develop a ‘low cost carbon composite fender’ for the European automotive market. Carbon fibre composites enjoy a number of

First low emission diesel bus rolls off the production line in Adelaide

February 13, 2017 • Grants, NewsComments (0)

The first of four environmentally efficient buses funded by a $2 million Northern Economic Plan grant will commence a citywide trial on Adelaide’s main public transport network on Friday, the SA government announced last week. The four buses are being

155 Queensland firms win State Government grants to adopt digital technology

January 16, 2017 • GrantsComments (0)

155 Queensland businesses will share in more than $1 million in funding to purchase digital technology and training through the State Government’s Small Business Digital Grants program. Acting Minister for Small Business Kate Jones said the program offers

New Product Innovation Science Lab Centre opens in Echuca

January 10, 2017 • Grants, NewsComments (0)

Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, has officially opened a new Product Innovation Science Lab Centre in Echuca, Victoria. The new centre, supported with a $75,000 grant from the Victorian Government’s Regional Jobs and Infrastructure Fund,