Test system - a sound investment?05 June, 2005 by Paul Carter, Cochlear Ltd | Supplied by: National Instruments Aust Pty Ltd
Cochlear faced the challenge of reducing escalating costs and development time for a new generation of hearing implants by creating an automated, mixed-signal test system using off-the-shelf technology
Associations propose merge02 May, 2005
The Chairman of the Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA), John Price, and the President of the Australian Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (AEEMA), Christopher Janssen have announced that the Boards of both organisations had agreed to undertake a feasibility study of a proposal to merge and create a much larger industry grouping comprising the diverse technology-based and industry sectors which underpin Australia's economy.
Answer to Australia's trade deficit15 March, 2005
Chief executive of the Australian Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (AEEMA), Angus M Robinson, has called for a major rethink of Australia's industrial development.
Molex distributor appointed21 February, 2005
Molex Premise Networks has appointed Hagemeyer Australia as its distributor in Australia.
Banksia name returns20 January, 2005
NetComm has formed a dedicated consumer electronics division, branded Banksia Digital, that resurrects an established Australian communications brand. The Banksia company and brand, under then CEO David Stewart, was amalgamated into NetComm in 1997.
Electronics industry glitters at Awards night03 November, 2004
During the EIA Annual Dinner recently, the newly elected EIA President, Anthony Kittel presented the winner of the prestigious EIA Gold Cup for Excellence in Engineering and Commercialisation to Julian Smith, Senior Consultant â€“ Mining and General Industry of Soniclean.
Assembler expands30 October, 2004
Contract assembler of electronics, Surtek has opened purpose-built premises at Acacia Ridge in Brisbane.
ISO recognition26 October, 2004
Heyco Products, the US end represented in Australia by NPA, has earned an ISO 9001:2000 Certificate of Registration for its quality management system, superceding the company's previous ISO 9000 registration dating from 1994.
TransTech distributor appointed21 September, 2004
TransTech has appointed EPIC Controls as its NSW distributor, for the range of electrical controls, process controls, and industrial electronics.
Jaycar relocates06 September, 2004
Jaycar Electronics has moved from Gore Hill to new premises at 96 Pacific Highway, St Leonards.
Lighthouse distributor23 August, 2004
Particle & Surface Sciences has become the sole distributor for Lighthouse Worldwide Solutions.
Trade mission to Asia13 August, 2004
Victoria's Minister for Manufacturing and Export, Tim Holding, has announced that an Electronics Industry Capability Mission to North Asia will be conducted in October 2004.
Specialised newsletter04 August, 2004
Farnell InOne has issued the first of what it says will become a regular email newsletter to its customers on issues relating to the RoHS (restriction of certain hazardous substances) and WEEE (waste electrical and electronic equipment) directives.
Transtech appoints distributor07 July, 2004
Transtech has announced Epic Controls as its distributor in NSW for TransTech range of Electrical Controls, Process Controls, and Industrial Electronics.
Name change for NewTek24 June, 2004
NewTek Sales has changed its name to NewTek Instruments. It will be operating out of premises located a 3 Byfield Street, North Ryde 2113 from 1st August 2004.