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Andrew Lawson appointed AWRE Event Manager

June 21, 2017 • Events, Media ReleaseComments (0)

Now in its eighth successful year, the Australasian Waste and Recycling Exhibition (AWRE) continues to go from strength to strength as an industry leading event for the waste and recycling community. To further reinforce its commitment to growth and innovation, AWRE has appointed experienced Event Manager, Andrew Lawson to lead the show for 2017. “We are

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Sale call injects greater certainty for local steel chain

June 16, 2017 • Media ReleaseComments (0)

The peak body representing the complete national steel supply chain, the Australian Steel Institute (ASI) has today welcomed KordaMentha’s naming yesterday of the preferred bidder in the sale process of Arrium. ASI Chief Executive, Tony Dixon said that the

Creative approach to Qld’s advanced manufacturing ideas

May 31, 2017 • Media ReleaseComments (0)

The Palaszczuk Government is putting creative approaches to manufacturing in the spotlight at Brisbane’s first BrisMakerFest at the State Library of Queensland this Saturday. Minister for State Development Dr Anthony Lynham said the day of workshops and

NMW 2017 keynote address: AAMC John Pollaers discusses scaling up Australian manufacturing

May 10, 2017 • Media ReleaseComments (0)

The following speech was delivered by the Australian Advanced Manufacturing Council’s John Pollaers at National Manufacturing Week 2017, which runs from 9 – 12 May in Melbourne. The world is on the cusp of change of a significance we have never seen

Artificial intelligence: Bosch teaches cars how to learn and take appropriate action

March 16, 2017 • Media ReleaseComments (0)

Bosch is creating the brain for the self-driving cars of the future. At the international Bosch ConnectedWorld 2017 conference in Berlin, the supplier of technology and services presented an onboard computer for automated vehicles. Thanks to artificial

Toyota presents fun-to-drive concept for crowded cities

March 10, 2017 • Media Release, NewsComments (0)

Toyota has unveiled a daring concept designed to show that future electric vehicles can be fun to drive as well as being environmentally friendly. The i-TRIL Concept, making its world debut at the 2017 Geneva motor show, is a viable alternative to city cars,

The dawn of the new industrial era with the Smart Factory

October 26, 2016 • Media Release, NewsComments (0)

Over the past few decades, the manufacturing industry has undergone numerous major upheavals. Right now, we are witnessing the dawning of the next era with Industry 4.0, boosted in Asia by China’s recently announced China 2020 vision, in which they outlined