- artificial intelligence
- environmental sensors
- Flow Power
- Henry Zhou
- Internet of Energy
- lithium-ion battery
- Lyn George
- melt pressure transmitter
- oil rig
- plant disruption
- sensor testing
- solar cell
- Solar Energy
- Solar Power
- trina solar
- University of Sydney
- zinc batteries
- Platinum alliance for Schneider
Schneider Electric works with Anglo Platinum to collaborate on the development of market leading MES. The strategic partnership is aimed at delivering Ampla, Anglo Platinum’s MES solution, over the next three years.
- Customisation in a SNAP
Moore Industries launches SNAP, a new service to meet unusual signal interface needs.
- Process safety system and new MD for HIMA
HIMA launches a new safety system for the process industry. supported by a specifically trained sales team and a new Managing Director for Australia.
- Endress+Hauser honours its inventors
Over 200 inventors, including Aussie Derek Real, celebrated the company’s new record of 182 patent applications in 2007. They also acknowledged the winners of the ‘Patent Rights Incentive Awards’ which honours patents with a substantial and positive effect on business development.
- PROFIBUS keeps growing
PROFIBUS International reports 1.14 million PROFINET and 23.3 million PROFIBUS nodes installed worlwide, aiming to reach 3 million by the end of 2010.
- Honeywell finds environmental leader
Honeywell appoints Simon James as Energy and Environment Leader for Australia, New Zealand, South East Asia and South Africa (SAPAC).
- FOUNDATION training
The Foundation Fieldbus (FF) End User Council Aus Inc., in conjunction with the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT), will offer FOUNDATION Fieldbus training courses next month.
- Budget supports innovation
The Rudd Government’s Budget has delivered significant changes in innovation policy aimed at ending the brain-drain, providing more support to small businesses and innovative companies, says Senator Kim Carr.
- ABB wins Rio Tinto contract
ABB has been awarded a $5.9 million substation upgrade contract by Hamersley Iron. The substation is located at the Paraburdoo iron ore mine in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. The upgrade will enable a new gas turbine to be connected to the existing power grid.
- CSIRO in the Moon
CSIRO and NASA are collaborating to develop exploration technologies currently used by the Australian minerals industry, for use on the Moon and Mars.
- Certified fresh and capable
Citect’s Global Customer Support Center has achieved recertification under the prestigious Service Capability & Performance (SCP), for the third consecutive year.
- E-learning receives funding
$5.3 million have been awarded to support more than 90 registered training organisations (RTOs) across Australia to deliver innovative e-learning solutions -including projects in engineering and mining- for the vocational education and training (VET) system.
- Schneider to save energy
Schneider Electric has joined the Alliance to Save Energy. The Alliance to Save Energy, a coalition of prominent business, government, environmental, and consumer leaders.
- Metso buys valves company
Metso Automation and The Linde Group have signed a purchase agreement regarding MAPAG Valves GmbH, a manufacturing company of high performance butterfly valves for the petrochemical, air separation and liquefied natural gas (LNG) industries.
- Top 10 Measurements explained
National Instruments offers an online how-to guide for the ten most common sensor measurements to get you up and running.
- Free Digital Product Development seminars
Product Lifecycle Management Australasia (PLMA) is holding a series of seminars on Digital Product Development across Australia and New Zealand, during July and August.
- Rockwell to upgrade the Royal Australian Mint
The upgrade will focus on the production and materials handling systems of the Canberra facility and tourist attraction, which is capable of producing two million circulating coins per day.
- New talent is an ASET for PSN
Oil and gas specialist PSN in the final stages of negotiating an alliance with Aberdeen Skills and Enterprise Training (ASET), designed to nurture new talent, tackle new markets and inspire new customers of PSN .
- Presure off instrumentation company
Pressure instrumentation company Crystal Engineering Corporation has been awarded DNV (Det Norske Veritas) certification for classification of ships, high speed & light craft and DNV’s offshore standards.
- Belden’s affiliates become one
Belden has consolidated its affiliated companies into the newly formed business unit of Belden EMEA.