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Future Toyota Hybrids at Geneva

February 15, 2012 • UncategorizedComments (0)

The Geneva Motor Show will display the future showroom and concept models that Toyota is producing in it’s Australian-wide rejuvenation. Marking the world debut of the FT-Bh concept – a “total vehicle” approach to reducing emissions in an affordable city car – consisting of an ultra-lightweight, hybrid city  car. With the low emissions and the

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World Manufacturing – Weekly Round Up

February 14, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

China Daily reported that China’s manufacturing output accounted for $2.05 trillion in early 2011, compared to US manufacturing which totalled $1.79 trillion. A close margin, still carried on from 2010, where China’s manufacturing output was a

The Future of Manufacturing

February 11, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

The World Economic Forum’s Future of Manufacturing project tracks how the global manufacturing ecosystem is evolving. This five-minute investigation explores the future of industry and asks does manufacturing really matter? Leading manufacturers and

World Class Manufacturing Academy

February 6, 2012 • Technology, World NewsComments (0)

Promoting a better kind of manufacturing, Chrysler Group has develop the World Class Manufacturing Academy (WCM). ‘The WCM Academy is a place where employees throughout Chrysler Group’s manufacturing operations can come to learn the WCM methodology

Boral Sells Indonesian Construction Materials Business for US$135

February 1, 2012 • News, World NewsComments (0)

Australia’s largest building and construction materials supplier, Boral, has reached an agreement to sell off its Indonesian construction materials business for US$ 135 million to Siam Cement Group. Revealed in a statement from the company, the sale