New innovations for NMW 2016

New innovations for NMW 2016

National Manufacturing Week, Australia’s largest, longest running manufacturing industry event, returns to Sydney (May 11 – 13), with industry ‘firsts’ to help propel the industry into the future. Key to this year’s program are co-located events, high profile industry figures presenting case studies and new ideas, as well as exhibitors from around the world with […]

NEPEAN Impresses Customers with Professor Boris Groysberg of Harvard Business School

NEPEAN Impresses Customers with Professor Boris Groysberg of Harvard Business School

Australia’s leading, privately owned, engineering, industrial manufacturing and services company, NEPEAN, recently hosted a highly successful Leadership Forum for its customers. Directed by Professor Boris Groysberg from the Harvard Business School, over 75 NEPEAN customers and guests attended the Forum at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. Professor Groysberg is a highly regarded academic and much […]

Registration Opens for 24th Automation Fair Event

Registration Opens for 24th Automation Fair Event

The world of manufacturing and production is undergoing unprecedented change with the convergence of information and operations technology, along with the emergence of modern technologies associated with the Internet of Things. The opportunity to learn about the latest integrated control and information portfolio of products, services and solutions that can enable a Connected Enterprise will […]

AUSTECH 2015 –  “new” machine tools – stylish, user-friendly, connected

AUSTECH 2015 –  “new” machine tools – stylish, user-friendly, connected

Melbourne – For years, advocates for manufacturing have worked hard to counter the prevailing impression that all workshops and factories are dimly lit, dirty and dangerous places. Of course, today most workshops rather resemble art studios rather than the picture painted above – and visiting all the major machine tool dealers’ stands at this year’s AUSTECH […]

World safety leaders converge on Safety First

World safety leaders converge on Safety First

The Safety First Conference & Expo will present world-leading safety experts in high level Premium Forums running throughout its four days – May 26 – 29 – in Melbourne this year. More than a dozen speakers, including Griffith University’s Professor Sidney Dekker and DuPont Sustainable Solutions’ Dr Rod Gutierrez have confirmed they are bringing new […]

Securing industrial networks and remote access for packaging machinery

Securing industrial networks and remote access for packaging machinery

Packaging machinery’s automation control systems and networks need to be secured to protect valuable intellectual property and enhance productivity. The ability to use standard unmodified Ethernet throughout, from the enterprise all the way down to individual field devices enables new levels in connectivity for people, processes, data and things, ultimately providing greater productivity, better utilisation […]

OMAX to spotlight versatile machining centre at AUSTECH 2015

OMAX to spotlight versatile machining centre at AUSTECH 2015

At AUSTECH 2015 on stand 608 at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre on May 26-29, OMAX Corporation and Headland Machinery Pty. Ltd., the company’s exclusive distribution partner for Australia, will showcase the versatility and high-speed cutting precision capabilities of the Maxiem 1530 Jet Machining Centre. The all-new 1530 represents the company’s next generation line […]

AUSTECH 2015 – The world’s leading machine tool builders under one roof

AUSTECH 2015 – The world’s leading machine tool builders under one roof

Those who walk through the doors of Melbourne’s Convention and Exhibition Centre from 26 to 29 May 2015 will have a world of manufacturing opportunities open before their eyes. Of course it takes all areas of manufacturing to come together, including tooling, workholding, software and systems integration, to create a complete solution, but machine tools […]

Hypertherm to Showcase World-class Metal Cutting Solutions at QME 2014

Hypertherm to Showcase World-class Metal Cutting Solutions at QME 2014

Hypertherm designs and manufactures the world’s most advanced plasma cutting systems for use in a variety of industries such as shipbuilding, manufacturing, automotive repair. With a strong international presence, the company has been serving the Oceania market for more than 30 years, and has been expanding its local capabilities to meet domestic demand. Hypertherm’s mechanised […]

Samsung machine tools complete in-house manufacturing

Samsung machine tools complete in-house manufacturing

Picture: The Samsung factory. Samsung Machine Tools (SMEC) is represented at this year’s Auckland EMEX exhibition by their New Zealand Agent Revolution Precision Machinery. The South Korean machine tool manufacturer is located in Gimhae City near Busan port and in 2013 moved from their existing factory into their new larger purpose built manufacturing and assembly […]