DXN grows strongly on data centre expansion

Prefabricated data centre manufacturer DXN Limited (ASX: SXN) is growing strongly on the back of demand from government, the 5G communications rollout and edge computing customers. CEO Matthew Madden told the company’s annual general meeting today today that the company was focusing on growing its sales pipeline in a market that was expanding at 20…

Advanced Braking the technology of choice in mining

Perth’s Advanced Braking Technology (ASX: ABV) has made good progress in the past year in stabilising the company’s financial position. Chairman Dagmar Parsons told the company’s annual general meeting that the company had undertaken a strategic review, driven cultural change and identified cost savings. She said progress had been made towards the goal of returning…

Baxter Labs celebrates 25 years production

Melbourne pharmaceutical manufacturer Baxter Laboratories has celebrated 25 years as a manufacturer of skin care products, sunscreens and topical pharmaceutical. Staff paused to celebrate 25 years of service at the plant yesterday (below). The company offers a complete service to third parties from research and development to regulatory services, manufacturing, filling , warehousing and global…

Brickworks confident US expansion will pay off

Brick manufacturer Brickworks (ASX: BKW) is confident that its acquisition of three US brick makers within the space of a year will pay off. Brickworks managing director Lindsay Partridge told the company’s annual general meeting that with integration complete in 2020, its US businesses would have the scale to materially impact company earnings. Brickworks has…

Advanced Navigation raises $20 million for expansion

Robotics and AI sensor business, Advanced Navigation, has raised $20 million to expand its global research and manufacturing footprint. The company, which develops and manufactures navigation systems, inertial sensors, acoustics, positioning systems and robotics, raised the cash from Main Sequence Ventures’ CSIRO Innovation Fund, and US venture firms Brick & Mortar Ventures and In-Q-Tel Inc.…