- advanced manufacturing
- Australian Renewable Energy Agency
- Australian Space Agency
- Battery manufacturing
- battery storage
- Beckhoff Automation
- Cyber Security
- energy storage
- hydrogen energy
- Hydrogen industry
- Industrial Computers
- Industry 4.0
- Renewable Energy
- Solar Power
- South Australia
- space industry
- Swinburne University of Technology
- University of Adelaide
- Western Australia
- Greenhouse gasses detected from space
ABB have completed their greenhouse component detection and measurement sensor for the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency’s (JAXA) GOSAT satellite.
- Smart wireless up for competition
Emerson Process Management will recognise customers with their “Smart Wireless Innovators Contest”.
- China certifies Rockwells safety line
Rockwell Automation has received the China Compulsory Certification (CCC) mark for a majority of its safety product lines.
- New materials for flat panel displays
Honeywell Materials has launched new materials for the production of flat panel displays, which will reduce manufacturing costs and power consumption, and improve colour uniformity and device lifespan.
- Darwin bio-diesel plant managed by a Yokogawa DCS
The production processes at Natural Fuels Australia Ltd’s (NFAL) new bio-diesel plant in Darwin will be monitored and managed by a Yokogawa Distributed Control System
- American truck assembly, verified by LabVIEW and PXI
Freightliner LLC selected NI LabVIEW software and NI PXI-based hardware to replace a VME-based proprietary solution for verifying electrical assembly on its new line of heavy-duty trucks.
- Boom analysis to be held in Perth
Resources Boom: Opportunities and Consequences is the title of The Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering’s 2007 Symposium.
- Overseas engineers fill the shortage gaps
Many companies are now recruiting increasing numbers of professionals from overseas to fill the gaps caused by the engineering skills shortage. How can they make sure they’re recruiting the best?
- PSN Melbourne to support project in the Russian Artic
Production Services Network (PSN) has secured contracts for oil and gas developments in the Artic Russian territory, which will be managed and supported from their Melbourne office.
- Swinburne’s Dean becomes a ‘Royal’ engineer
Professor John Beynon has been elected a Fellow of The Royal Academy of Engineering.
- ABB desalinates the Gold Coast
ABB has secured key contracts valued at over $5 million to supply motors and drives to the Gold Coast desalination plant.
- Prevent, don’t regret
Predictive maintenance programs come in all shapes and sizes, depending on a facility’s size, equipment, regulations, and productivity goals.
- Salaries on the rise
The Australian Institute of Management’s 2007 National Salary Survey shows that staff in Engineering/Science roles in large companies received a salary rise of 4.7% in 2006/2007, the top end of the scale compared to other areas.