Australian Paper Recovery has launched a new sorting facility at Truganina, which has an annual capacity of 39,000 tonnes of paper and will create six new jobs.
The latest round of Accelerating Commercialisation grants has been announced, with ten grants totalling $3.7 million.
Venture capital investment in Australia reached a record high of $US 1.23 billion last financial year, according to figures compiled by KPMG.
Alstom has said it will shut its Ballarat site if it is not awarded a contract soon to replace the Victorian government’s 1980s-era Comeng trains.
Winners of the 61st annual Good Design Awards were named last week at an event which celebrated problem solving through “clever, considered and meaningful design.”
IP Australia has launched a new tool for image searching on the Australian designs database.
CSIRO, University of Queensland, Australian National University and Charles Darwin University have announced a partnership on a five-year, $5.75 million Responsible Innovation Initiative, aimed at addressing challenges presented by scientific and technological change.
The fourth annual list of Australia’s Most Innovative Engineers has been released.
Researchers at Deakin University have been awarded an Australian Research Council grant to develop new solid-state battery technology with Toyota Motor Corporation (Japan).
The Foreign Investment Review Board has approved a $10 million investment in listed Adelaide SME Micro-X (ASX:MX1) by Thales, with the companies to collaborate on new technology development for imaging systems for airports and elsewhere.