$20 million work announced for equipment suppliers to Attack Class submarine build

A Victorian and a NSW-based company have been announced as the first Australian partners on major equipment design contracts for the new fleet of submarines. Defence industry minister Melissa Price announced on Thursday that H&H Machine Tools of Melbourne and Berendsen Fluid Power of Seven Hills had been selected for work “estimated at $20 million,…

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…

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…