- Backplane Systems
- battery powered cars
- Bill Ebzery
- instrumentation specialists
- Motors and Drives
- Panel PC
- PC panel
- Peter Veron
- ports of melbourne
- power management
- power outages
- Renewable Energy
- Solar Power
- ICT specialist opens office in Australia
TransTel Engineering Pty Ltd, an international telecommunication, system engineering and integration company has recently started operations in Perth.
- Munich’s drinktec to focus on control technology
Process automation and IT will be recurring themes running throughout drinktec 2009 .
- Safety intervention in Victoria
A comprehensive program of intervention activities to take place over the next 12 months has been announced by WorkSafe, targeting the food and beverage, automotive, metals and chemicals industries, among others.
- CSIRO and Gold Fields Australia sign agreement
The partnership will allow GFA to provide their mines as beta test sites for new CSIRO technologies. It will also give both organisations the opportunity to gain access to the results of advanced technology research from each other.
- Avanceon advances under new name
Three solution providers from across the globe will now team under one umbrella organisation.
- Win our books of the month
July 2008: Maintenance Work Management Processes, or CNC Programming Handbook
- Industry Solutions loses CEO
The CEO of the Industry Solutions Division in Siemens’ Industry Sector, Joergen-Ole Haslestad, will leave the company on his own accord in September 2008. No replacement has been appointed yet.
- E+H’s openness and transparency
Free copies of Endress+Hauser’s annual company magazine Changes are now available upon request, with contributions from the founder of Wikipedia and other personalities.
- Honeywell to showcase its power to perform
Honeywell will hold its 20th annual Pacific users group symposium, themed Power to Perform, from August 24-27 at the Esplanade Hotel in Fremantle. Industrial manufacturers will attend the conference to learn about the latest process technology and share best practices for improving business performance.
- Finish the year with NI training
National Instruments has revealed its training calendar for the remainder of 2008.
- SEW-Eurodrive’s Eels competition
Win one of the caps signed by Mark Riddell.
- Increased value for smelting customers
Zenith Award winners MIPAC and Xstrata Technology have formalised their long-standing relationship with an exclusive Collaboration Agreement for the delivery of the ISASMELT & ISACONVERT smelting and copper converting technology.
- Siemens to cut 16,750 jobs
Siemens intends to make job cuts primarily in administration-related functions, with up to 16,750 jobs affected worldwide.
- CO2 milestone
In a first for Australia, carbon dioxide (CO2) has been captured from power station flue gases in a post-combustion-capture (PCC) pilot plant at Loy Yang Power Station in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley.
- Free machine vision training
Registration is still open for the Machine Vision Training Workshop days to be held in Sydney and Melbourne in July; an intense two-day technical training course offering hands-on, in-depth technical sessions covering the latest machine vision techniques and vision products.
- Emerson presents Metals processing guide
A new application guide entitled Liquid Analysis for Metals Extraction and Processing is now available from Emerson Process Management. The guide outlines liquid analytical solutions for leaching and ore extraction, concentration and separation, finished product purification and waste disposal as well as approaches to network management for metals processing plants.
- Yokogawa exports Aussie expertise to Laos
Queensland mining and minerals company Ausenco’s project with PanAust Limited Phu Kham copper and gold mine and processing plant goes into production in Laos.
- Decreasing cycle time by more than 10 %
Fitting a VLT Motion Control Option MCO 305 has decreased the process cycle time by more than 10 % and increased product quality and productivity for Hume Master Panel in Brisbane.
- Free MATLAB Seminars this month
The seminars will include keynotes by MathWorks senior staff, technical presentations and demos.
- NHP expands into regional NSW
NHP Electrical Engineering Products have opened their new Albury office.