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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.
Boeing opens largest R&D lab outside US in Australia
8 May 2013
Aerospace giant Boeing has opened a research and development centre in Australia, its largest R&D facility outside the United States.
European aeronautical company launches new facility in Australia
20 Dec 2012
Eurocopter, a subsidiary of the large European Aeronautic, Defense and Space Company (EADS), has opened a helicopter support centre in Perth, Australia.
Toyota opens new hybrid engine plant in Australia
13 Dec 2012
The large Japanese vehicle manufacturer, Toyota, has opened Australia’s first petrol-electric hybrid engine plant in Altona, Melbourne.
Advanced manufacturing soars to new heights in Australia
1 Feb 2012
Australia is set to expand its advanced manufacturing capability as BAE Systems establishes the nation’s largest aerospace component manufacturing and processing facilities in Adelaide.
Australia continues to be an attractive destination for FDI
6 May 2011
Foreign direct investment (FDI) into Australia continues to grow, demonstrating investor confidence in the strong Australian economy. Data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics* shows that, year on year, FDI into Australia grew by 7.5 per c ...
Australia chosen for first helicopter testing centre in southern hemisphere
1 Apr 2011
Global helicopter company, AgustaWestland and the Australian arm of UK-based BAE Systems will jointly establish a state-of-the art helicopter transmission testing facility in Australia, to take advantage of opportunities in the defence industry.
UK engineering firm chooses Australia for first overseas office
9 Feb 2011
United Kingdom high-end engineering consultancy Frazer-Nash will open its first overseas office in Adelaide, South Australia, to take advantage of commercial opportunities in the defence industry.

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