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Goodman Fielder to cut more than 200 jobs

January 18, 2017 • UncategorizedComments (0)

Australasia’s leading food company Goodman Fielder has announced changes to its baking business that will result in the loss of more than 200 jobs across its Western Australia and Queensland operations. Chief Executive Officer, Scott Weitemeyer said the forthcoming changes involve relocating, closing and investing in selected sites with a view to

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New Industry Opportunity Roadmap to help Australian companies cash in on LAND 400 program

October 21, 2016 • UncategorizedComments (0)

Minister for Defence Industry, Mr Christopher Pyne has announced a new Australian Industry Opportunity Roadmap designed to help Australian companies get involved in the multi-billion dollar LAND 400 Phase 2 armoured vehicle program. “Australian industry

Leading QUT scientists tip bio-manufacturing to become “the pillar” of Australia’s economic security

November 19, 2015 • News, UncategorizedComments (0)

Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Professor John Bell, who chaired the Industrial biotechnology and additive bio-manufacturing session at the Advanced Manufacturing Summit in Sydney on Wednesday, says Australia’s future economic security depends on

ABB celebrates 60 years of transformer manufacturing in Perth

October 14, 2015 • Featured, News, UncategorizedComments (0)

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has this week celebrated the significant milestone of 60 years of transformer manufacturing in Western Australia. Recognising the contribution high standard, locally designed and manufactured

Ford turns to 3D printing and virtual manufacturing to reduce production line injury rate

July 22, 2015 • News, UncategorizedComments (0)

Thanks to new ergonomics technology, car giant Ford has managed to reduce its assembly line employee injury rate by 70 percent since 2003. The company has over 50,000 so called “industrial athletes” working on production lines all over the world, so

Diversification key to brighter export outlook, says Efic

February 26, 2015 • News, UncategorizedComments (0)

Efic, Australia’s export credit agency, has released its first edition of Export Monitor for 2015, which examines the country’s export outlook as the Chinese economy rebalances and new opportunities emerge. “The restructuring of China’s economy

Next-generation Raspberry Pi 2 Model B now available to order

February 5, 2015 • News, UncategorizedComments (0)

RS Components and Allied Electronics, the trading brands of global distributor for engineers Electrocomponents plc, have announced that the next-generation Raspberry Pi 2 credit card-sized single-board computer from the Raspberry Pi Foundation is now