All posts by Mike Wheeler

Lithium Australia to optimise pilot plant scale

The changing policies of the Australian federal government, with respect to support for research and development, have had an impact on the future plans of Lithium Australia NL (ASX: LIT). As current policies reduce the support provided in developing new technologies, Lithium Australia is overhauling its research and development activities to allow its programs to … Continue reading Lithium Australia to optimise pilot plant scale

Latest version of BuildIT Construction 2018.5 released

Faro, a company that specialises in 3D measurement and imaging solutions for factory metrology and construction BIM/CIM applications, has announced the latest version of BuildIT Construction (2018.5). BuildIT Construction Software is a comprehensive verification software solution that accelerates projects and minimizes waste by now giving construction professionals the power of a single software ecosystem configured … Continue reading Latest version of BuildIT Construction 2018.5 released

Unlocking Australia’s space economy

Deep space exploration, Earth observation and debris tracking have been identified as key growth opportunities for Australia’s space sector in a CSIRO report launched at the 18th Australian Space Research Conference on the Gold Coast today. Minister for Industry, Science and Technology, the Hon Karen Andrews MP, launched Space: A Roadmap for unlocking future growth opportunities … Continue reading Unlocking Australia’s space economy

ABB named global leader in enterprise asset management

ABB has been named the global market leader in Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) software for power generation, transmission and distribution by ARC Advisory Group, a leading technology research and advisory firm for industry, infrastructure and cities. The findings are part of ARC’s comprehensive market and technology study titled “Enterprise Asset Management Global Market Analysis 2017-2022.” … Continue reading ABB named global leader in enterprise asset management

AxFlow acquires Brown Brothers/Kelair

AxFlow Holding AB, has acquired Brown Brothers/Kelair, the market-leading distributor of positive displacement and centrifugal pumps in Australia and New Zealand. The Group operates through 15 locations across Australia and New Zealand. The acquisition is the next step in AxFlow’s geographic expansion outside Europe, after the successful acquisition of AQS in South Africa, 2016. “The … Continue reading AxFlow acquires Brown Brothers/Kelair