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…

Government backs Australian Made logo

The federal government is supporting extending the international reach of the Australian Made logo with a $5 million grant. Industry minister Karen Andrews said today the gold kangaroo on a green triangle was an instantly recognised and trusted symbol of quality. She said: “The Australian Made logo is used by more than 2,800 businesses, is…