WA Government allocates $1.68m to encourage the development of a renewable hydrogen industry

The Western Australian Government is looking to kick-start the development of a job-creating renewable hydrogen industry in the state with a $1.68 million investment...

BP, Chevron to invest in new exploration activities in SA

BP and Chevron have unveiled plans to invest a total of $116.5 million in oil and gas exploration activities in South Australia following their...

Coca-Cola soft drink and water brands in Australia now produced in 100% recycled plastic

Coca-Cola Australia and Coca-Cola Amatil have announced that all Coca-Cola soft drink and water brands (600ml and below) in Australia are now being produced...

ASDAM acquires aerospace component manufacturer Levett Engineering

Precision component manufacturer Levett Engineering has reached an agreement to sell its business to ASDAM, an Australian sovereign defence and advanced manufacturing company owned...
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Measuring Physical Dimensions and Bluetooth ® Integrated Technology

The previous feature in this series explained the basics of Bluetooth® Technology and how they could be applied for measurement taking and instrumentation. This part will focus on the measurement of lengths and physical dimensions to the precise micrometer level of precision. If you would like to...

The Smarter 3D Printing Series: Getting on board with 3D Printing

The fourth industrial revolution promises a paradigm shift to industry and society. The combination of cyber-physical systems (CPS), the internet of things (IoT), industrial internet of things (IIOT), cloud computing...
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Bluetooth® in Measuring and Instrumentation

Modern industrial practices have evolved and changed considerably from their first incarnations due to available technologies and processes. The discipline of instrumentation is no exception. Instrumentation can be defined as the term referring to measuring instruments used for
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The Smarter 3D Printing Series: Competitive Advantage of 3D Printing

Cyclical change occurs in industry when novel and innovative technologies and methodologies start to transform and disrupt existing industrial practices. The fourth industrial revolution, or Industry 4.0 in common parlance is one such cyclical change that we are current in the midst of. It can be loosely defined as the introduction of automation and data exchange to create self governing manufacturing systems illustrated below.

The Smarter 3D Printing Series: Embracing Additive Manufacturing for Traditional Manufacturing

Labour costs have begun to rise making automation more attractive and threatening job security. Focus has also shifted from mass produced products to customised products particularly in the field of consumer products. Fortunately, 3D printing is able to mitigate these changes and allow manufacturing to shift from traditional to advanced production.

The Smarter 3D Printing Series: Advancing Research and Learning

In 2011, an article in the Economist noted that 3D printing “makes it as cheap to create single items as it is to produce thousands”. This simple yet profound description best describes the disruptive potential of 3D printing and why everyone is clamouring to jump on the 3D printing bandwagon.
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The Maker is one of the leading kitchen designer and manufacturers in Perth since 2000 specialized in providing innovative new kitchen designs and modern...