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Coca-Cola Amatil to close Adelaide plant in 2019

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) announced that it will close its manufacturing facilities in South Australia, citing dated infrastructure and expensive logistics as reasons behind the decision. The move, which will affect some 180 jobs at the company’s facility at Thebarton, will…
Australia gains ability to produce carbon fibre at scale

CSIRO and Deakin researchers gave Australia the ability to produce carbon fibre from scratch and at scale with the development of a ‘wet spinning line’ at Waurn Ponds just outside Geelong. Carbon fibre combines high rigidity, tensile strength and chemical…