Industry News

Data61 opens Robotics Innovation Centre

Data61, the digital innovation arm of CSIRO, has announced the opening of its new Robotics Innovation Centre — a purpose-built research facility for...

A smart city needs a smart grid

Smart cities necessitate modern infrastructure, and a smart grid is at the top of the list of requirements. A...

IIoT: combining the best of OT and IT

The time has come for more scalable operational systems that support better integration with enterprise IT technologies. Disruptive technologies...

Why Australian manufacturers must improve cybersecurity

Australia’s manufacturing industry is resurging following a difficult few years. To maintain this positive momentum, it’s essential for manufacturers to understand the...

New chairman for Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre

A new board chair of the Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC) has been announced. Paul Cooper has over 25...

Smart city — from concept to reality

Famous Irish playwright, novelist and critic George Bernard Shaw described in his play Back to Methuselah a conversation that the serpent has with Eve:...

Report: IIoT key for sustainability in global supply chain

Improving the environmental sustainability of their operations through the adoption of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies is a crucial priority for...

Upskill or perish

Technological advancements, Internet of Things and automation are challenging and changing the vocational education and workforce training models. As new technologies continue to roll out...

IIoT, transport and sustainability

The uptake of Industrial IoT (IIoT) technologies in the transport and logistics sector is largely driven by environmental sustainability, according to research. A study undertaken...

Growing use of mobile robots on factory floors: report

The industrial robotics sector is seeing robust growth as manufacturers increasingly update their automation. The revenues from sales of commercial robots in manufacturing are...