The new Circular Economy Innovation Network has held its first stakeholder meeting, with the NSW government initiative in its startup phase and aiming to identify opportunities to reduce and reuse waste.
The federal opposition has pledged, if successful at the May 18 election, that it will use $1.5 billion re-purposed from the current $5 billion Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility to address the east coast’s gas shortage.
GFG Alliance, which owns the Whyalla steelworks in South Australia, has announced plans to integrate its Liberty global steel, mining and engineering businesses.
The federal government has announced $30 million in funding for a “Phase One” investment in a Defence Innovation and Design Precinct in Launceston, supporting defence industry R&D.
Effective leaders lead by example and are true to their commitments. They deliver on their promises, and then and only then can they and do they expect everyone else around them to do the same.
The board of DuluxGroup (ASX:DLX) has unanimously recommended shareholders accept an acquisition proposal by Japan’s Nippon Paint Holdings at $9.80 a share, 28 per cent higher than yesterday’s closing price.
The next government needs to address Australia’s severe supply crisis, possibly through a public gas company and domestic gas reservation, according to a group representing some of the country’s major gas users.
Adelaide-based technology and engineering company SAGE Automation is increasing production of its smart container deposit systems on the back of increased demand from Queensland.
We are in the manufacturing industry and (among other things with our machine shop and new Metal 3D Printing lab in our factory) manufacture the only Australian Made brand of industrial gearboxes (“Genat and Wood”), which the Huggies factories also happened to have driving some of their conveyor systems and process lines.
Solar panel startup Solpod has received Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) support and will install its novel redeployable pods at 25 commercial and government buildings.