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Swinburne & University of Stuttgart join forces to expand advanced manufacturing capabilities

April 28, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

Swinburne University of Technology has entered into a five-year research collaboration with the University of Stuttgart in Germany that will see the two parties combine expertise in advanced manufacturing to enrich and expand their joint research capability. Swinburne Deputy Vice-Chancellor (R&D), Professor Aleksandar Subic said the Joint PhD agreement

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Boot manufacturer Rossi Boots to expand manufacturing operations in SA

April 28, 2017 • Grants, NewsComments (0)

Iconic boot manufacturer Rossi Boots has received a $250,000 funding support from the South Australian Government to expand its sales overseas and secure the future of its manufacturing operations in the state. The Adelaide company, which has identified

New battery manufacturing plant could generate thousands of jobs in Townsville

April 27, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

Townsville could soon become home of a massive battery manufacturing plant that could create thousands of jobs in the region. Townsville City Council has signed an exclusive Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a global consortium to investigate the

Amcor opens new on-site bottle manufacturing plant in Texas

April 27, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

Amcor Rigid Plastics has expanded its long standing partnership with global food company Campbell Soup with the opening of a new cutting edge manufacturing plant in Paris, Texas. The new in-line operation is expected to produce about 50 million PET bottles

Australian government launches new Country of Origin labelling campaign

April 26, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science Arthur Sinodinos has launched a new Country of Origin Labelling campaign designed to inform people of the new labelling laws and how they are being used on food products. “Many people will have already noticed

First Cape-class Patrol vessel delivered to Navy

April 26, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

Austal has successfully delivered the first of two Cape-class Patrol Boats for the Royal Australian Navy from its Henderson shipyard in Western Australia. Dubbed ‘Cape Fourcroy’, the 58 metre patrol vessel was constructed under a $A63 million contract

Rinnai Australia opens state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Melbourne

April 25, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

Rinnai Australia has officially opened its new manufacturing facilities in Melbourne which will produce and export cutting edge electronic gas and electric hot water systems, ducted gas, air-conditioning and solar renewable systems. The new 68,000m2 site also