• UK Profibus expert to train Australian engineers

    February 11, 2008 0 comment

    The Australian Profibus Association will be hosting Certified Profibus training courses in Perth and Brisbane commencing 31 March 2008.

  • Triple Eight wins Digital Prototyping race

    February 11, 2008 0 comment

    Autodesk has named Triple Eight Race Engineering Australia their Inventor of the Month for January 2008.

  • Western Sydney to showcase innovative technology

    February 8, 2008 0 comment

    Western Sydney Manufacturing Week will examine how collaboration and partnerships are indispensable
    components of a fully innovative business strategy, from 12-16 May 2008.

  • Industry partners needed for robot competition

    February 8, 2008 0 comment

    Employers are being asked to become ‘industry partners’ and to look at their existing manufacturing processes to identify areas for improvement via the integration of a robot.

  • Transmitter fever

    February 7, 2008 0 comment

    The worldwide market for temperature transmitters is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.5% over the next five years, driven by a stronger emphasis on plant asset management (PAM) and safety applications.

  • Stay InTouch and updated

    February 7, 2008 0 comment

    Wonderware will run an update course for their InTouch 10.0, as well as a ‘hands on ‘fundamentals version.

  • Yokogawa’s very important new VP

    February 7, 2008 0 comment

    Yokogawa Electric Corporation has launched CENTUM VP, the flagship platform for the VigilantPlant Operational Excellence initiative.

  • A new home for Champ

    February 6, 2008 0 comment

    Champion Compressors has launched a new web site featuring industry focused content, quick and useful tips, and all the details required to access Champion Compressors’ service and support facilities.

  • All about T-BOX

    February 6, 2008 0 comment

    Semaphore has published new literature for its T-BOX Lite SCADA System, a compact product for remote monitoring and control applications.

  • National Instruments ranks as Top 100 workplace

    February 5, 2008 0 comment

    FORTUNE magazine’s latest annual ranking of the top 100 companies to work for ranked the Austin-based company as number 79. This is the ninth consecutive year NI has made FORTUNE’s ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ list.

  • Air for clean coal

    February 4, 2008 0 comment

    Linc Energy, has installed three Boge screw compressors at a coal tenement site in Queensland. Assisting Linc Energy in the extraction of syngas, the Boge compressors supply a constant stream of air which powers the Underground Coal Gasification process.

  • Aussie expertise in action in Brazil

    February 4, 2008 0 comment

    Sinclair Knight Merz (SKM) has applied its extensive iron ore experience gained in the Pilbara to Brazil.

  • PLC training, a ‘Real Game’

    February 1, 2008 0 comment

    Portugese company Real Games has developed a PLC training system

  • ABB tops automation market

    February 1, 2008 0 comment

    The ARC Advisory Group has ranked ABB in the leading worldwide market position in the broad process automation market.

  • Wireless trends for Test & Measurement, analysed

    January 31, 2008 0 comment

    A new report from Frost & Sullivan provides a holistic view of the wireless industry along with the revenue forecasts for the various segments, latest technological developments, and market trends in the industry.

  • Industrial Ethernet migrating to devices

    January 31, 2008 0 comment

    The migration into the device or I/O level of the automation network hierarchy signals its continued march downward in the enterprise architecture.

  • Working towards multicore standards

    January 31, 2008 0 comment

    National Instruments joins The Multicore Association, a nonprofit organization focused on shortening time to market for products that involve multicore implementations, by developing standards.

  • Wireless health risks need research

    January 30, 2008 0 comment

    As industrial wireless is on the rise, a US report requested by the Food and Drug Administration calls for more research on the potential health effects of exposure to radio frequency energy tied to wireless technology.

  • In the Defence of Process Control & SCADA

    January 29, 2008 0 comment

    Industrial Defender starts a partnership program for real-time process control/SCADA companies to collaborate in comprehensive integrated cyber security solutions.

  • CSIA membership’s record growth

    January 29, 2008 0 comment

    The Control System Integrators Association (CSIA) broke its membership records in 2007, extending its global reach to Australia.