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Amcor closes in on Bemis acquisition

February 13, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

Amcor has successfully negotiated yet another regulatory hurdle as it moves forward to close the $5.25 billion transaction to acquire US company Bemis. Amcor said in a statement that the transaction has been greenlighted by the European Commission on Tuesday, after the two companies agreed that the merged entity would divest three Bemis plants in …

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Naval Group lands $35bn Aussie submarine deal

February 12, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

France’s Naval Group has inked a $35 billion contract with the Australian Government to deliver 12 regionally superior submarines with leading edge capabilities. Signed in the presence of Prime Minister Scott Morrison, the Future Submarine Program

UNSW scientists set out to prove that mining on the moon in commercially viable

February 11, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

A team of UNSW engineers is putting up a case for the commercial viability of mining water from the moon in an effort to attract global mining companies to invest in future space mining ventures. The group unveiled an ambitious plan at the SIAA Space

Cann Global inks manufacturing agreement with Bio Health Pharmaceuticals

February 11, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

Medicinal cannabis company Cann Global entered into a strategic alliance with TGA & GMP approved manufacturer, Bio Health Pharmaceuticals, to fast-track the introduction of its product range to market. The agreement will see Bio Health manufacture Cann

IVECO and Boral launch new Aussie invention designed to improve road construction safety

February 8, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

A new partnership between IVECO and Boral has resulted in the development of the Forward Moving Aggregate Spreader (FMAS) – a new road surfacing truck designed to revolutionise the method of spray seal road construction in Australia.  Up until now, the

Australian resources exports hit record high in 2018

February 7, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

Australian resources exports have reached a record high of $248 billion in 2018, according to figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). Minister for Resources and Northern Australia Matt Canavan said ABS data showed the result was powered by

FBR, Brickworks to establish the world’s first WaaS entity  

February 7, 2019 • NewsComments (0)

Robotic technology Company FBR Limited has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Brickworks Building Products, a wholly owned subsidiary of Australia’s leading supplier of building products, Brickworks Limited. Under the MoU, the two companies