Three RMIT projects awarded graduate research grants for smarter cars of the future

Three RMIT research projects have secured grants totalling over $780,000 to modernise and further develop the Australian automotive industry. Supported by the Government-funded Automotive Engineering...

AGL to develop pumped hydro energy storage project in SA

AGL has announced that it has secured the right to develop a pumped hydro energy storage (PHES) project in South Australia’s Adelaide Hills region...

New State Explosives Facility opens in Myalup 

Western Australia's Mines and Petroleum Minister Bill Johnston has officially opened a new explosives facility in Myalup. The new McLarty State Explosives Facility has 36...

Joanne Farrell to retire as Rio Tinto Group executive at the end of September

Rio Tinto Group executive Joanne Farrell has announced her plans to retire after spending nearly 32 years with the company. Ms Farrell, who joined Rio...

Global Innovation Linkage boost for Swinburne and its industry partners

Swinburne University and its industry and research partners have secured $1 million of funding through the Global Innovation Linkages Program to work on a project...

Global medtech manufacturer to expand its facility in Melbourne

Global medical technology company Trajan has unveiled plans for 'a huge expansion' of its global HQ in Melbourne which will create 40 new jobs...

Anzac Station Takes Shape using Australian-made steel and concrete

Construction is now well underway on the Metro Tunnel’s Anzac Station in Melbourne which is expected to significantly improve access to the employment hub...

Gerard Lighting changes group name to GLG, launches new website

Gerard Lighting, Australia and New Zealand’s leading lighting company, has announced changes to its brand which will see the company face the market as...

Global unions launch campaign in support of Kimberly-Clark’s Huggies workers at Ingleburn

UNI and IndustriALL Global Unions have launched an international campaign to pressure multinational manufacturer Kimberly-Clark into reversing its decision to close its Huggies factory...

Queensland’s leading advanced manufacturers to open their doors to the public as part of...

Some of Queensland’s leading advanced manufacturers will host behind-the-scenes, expert-guided tours of their facilities as part of the "Inside Advanced Manufacturing" initiative, a week-long series...