Austin Engineering pays dividend as recovery continues

Mining equipment manufacturer Austin Engineering has declared its first dividend in six years as mining customers returned to purchasing its world-leading range of ore dump truck bodies. The company manufactures surface and underground dump truck bodies, buckets, water tanks, tyre handlers, engineering solutions and other ancillary equipment used in the mining industry. While Austin reported…

It’s time to bring electronics manufacturing home

The time is ripe for electronic product manufacturers in Australia to bring manufacturing back home, according to the Circuitwise General Manager Serena Ross. With the Covid-19 coronavirus causing massive disruption to the electronics manufacturing base in China, Ross says product developers should take a closer look at the business case for manufacturing in Australia. “We…