Category Archives: Industry News

Toll Group launches Australia’s largest cargo ships

Toll Group launches Australia’s largest cargo ships

Posted on 14 March, 2019 | In Industry News

Global logistics and freight network Toll Group launched Australia’s largest cargo ship on 17 February, the Tasmanian Achiever II in Burnie, Tasmania followed by the Victorian Reliance II on Webb Dock in Port Melbourne. Now in service, the 210-metre ships are the largest to fly an Australia..

Safe Work Australia releases guidance material for small business owners and operators

Safe Work Australia releases guidance material for small business owners and operators

Posted on 7 March, 2019 | In OH&S News

Government workplace health and safety body Safe Work Australia has released guidance materials for safety officers, outlining their roles, responsibilities, and duty of care. A mini site, including written manuals and video seminars is now available at the Safe Work Australia website. “..

Boeing to develop new concept “wingman” drone in Australia

Boeing to develop new concept “wingman” drone in Australia

Posted on 7 March, 2019 | In Industry News

Global and American-based defence and aircraft manufacturer Boeing revealed its new “loyal wingman” independent combat drone – the “Airpower Teaming System” at the Avalon International Airshow in Geelong, Victoria last Wednesday, also announcing that Boeing Defence Australia would be des..

Australian resource exports broke record in 2018

Australian resource exports broke record in 2018

Posted on 21 February, 2019 | In Industry News

Australian resources exports ended on a record high of $248 billion in 2018, according to the latest report from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. (ABS). The ABS figures from February showed an impressive export record from key resources such as iron ore, gas, gold, and coal. Senator th..

Australian manufacturing in 2019 shows modest signs of positivity

Australian manufacturing in 2019 shows modest signs of positivity

Posted on 8 February, 2019 | In Industry News

The Australian manufacturing sector has recovered slightly in the first month of 2019 according to Australia Industry Group’s (Ai Group) Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI). The Australian PMI showed an upward tick of 2.5 points in January, ending on 52.5 points, ..

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