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MBDA opens Australian office as Asia-Pacific hub
31 Oct 2013
Missile developer MBDA has opened an office in the Australian capital of Canberra following its decision to make Australia the hub of its Asia-Pacific operations.
Siemens to open mining services centre in Queensland
30 Oct 2013
Germany’s Siemens AG is set to build a service centre for repairs and maintenance in the resources-rich Australian state of Queensland.
Germany’s Fuchs opens A$4.5m warehouse in Australia to aid Asian expansion
11 Sep 2013
The Australian arm of Germany’s Fuchs Petrolub has opened a A$4.5 million warehouse in Melbourne as part of its push to expand into South-East Asia and lead the region’s industrial lubricant research and development (R&D).
German-Australian collaboration results in next-generation carbon saw
10 Sep 2013
Scientists from Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of Materials and Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) have developed a diamond-coated yarn that could reduce costs in the solar and semiconductor ...
Siemens to build plant in Adelaide
16 Aug 2013
Germany’s Siemens AG has unveiled plans to build a repair and maintenance plant in Adelaide as part of a planned sustainable technologies precinct.
Australia opens second phase of carbon-fibre research centre
24 Jul 2013
Australia has opened the second stage of a $103 million research facility devoted to developing cutting-edge carbon-fibre materials for aerospace, automotive and other industries in a move that strengthens the nation’s position as a global centre for ...
German and Australian companies cooperate on advanced carbon fibre research
9 Jul 2013
A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed between leading business and research organisations in Germany and Australia aimed at developing the global market for carbon fibre composites.
Precinct Chair shares vision for the future of Australian manufacturing
1 Jul 2013
The Chairman of Australia’s new Manufacturing Industry Innovation Precinct, Albert Goller, says the future of Australian manufacturing lies in innovating and challenging the status quo.
Australia names Manufacturing Industry Innovation Precinct board
18 Jun 2013
The Australian Government has named the board of its new Manufacturing Industry Innovation Precinct ahead of the July start date of the venture, which advances the nation’s reputation for innovation, collaboration and competitiveness.
AstraZeneca expands in Australia to meet China demand
5 Jun 2013
UK-based pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca is investing more than A$20 million in its plant in Sydney to expand production of a key asthma medicine ahead of an expected rise in demand from China.

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