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Check out Safilo and Materialise’s 3D printed “wearable sculptures“

July 24, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

3D printing company Materialise has joined forces with Italian glasses company Safilo to create a whole collection of 3d printed glasses. The collection, OXYDO SS 2017, comprises of pieces which are described as proof what additive manufacturing can do in this day of age and what will the future of the eyewear industry look like. …

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SA unemployment remains highest in Australia – full-time employment growth continues

July 24, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

According to the latest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), full-time employment growth in the country continued in June (9 consecutive months). “Full-time employment has increased by around 187,000 persons since September

Australian National University scientists develop revolutionary device that will transform console gaming forever

July 21, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

A team of scientists led by the Australian National University (ANU) has designed a new type of nano device – 100 times thinner than a human hair – that promises to deliver ultra fast graphics in gaming consoles. According to the official

Ansell sells condoms business, announces $100m investment in transformation

July 21, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

Ansell Limited has finalised the sale of its condom business to a Chinese investor group consisting of Humanwell Healthcare and the giant conglomerate CITIC. As previously reported, the transaction – valued at approximately A$800 million – includes all of

Queensland Productivity Commission releases draft report on manufacturing in Queensland

July 21, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

The Queensland Productivity Commission – the State’s independent economic review body – has released a draft report into the state’s manufacturing sector identifying policy options to improve the productivity and competitiveness of the

QUT scientist to battle breast cancer with 3D printing

July 20, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

3D printing never ceases to amaze- from 3D printing parts for aircraft to 3D printing food and all sorts of implants in medicine – this is the world we live in today and it’s pretty amazing. A combination of regeneration and chemotherapy is the latest

3000 new jobs to be generated in Queensland’s mining sector with new action plan

July 20, 2017 • NewsComments (0)

A new 10-year mining technology plan released by Queensland’s state government is aimed at transforming the state’s $7 billion mining equipment, technology and services (METS) sector into a global leader. Queensland METS 10-Year Roadmap and Action Plan,