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Outdoor goods retailer gets lighting upgrade

When retail lighting specialist Retailite was designing a lighting solution for outdoor and camping retailer Kathmandu, the key challenge was to bring the outdoor look inside.

Efficiency and renewables 24 November, 2017

ABB's microgrid technology powers Robben Island

ABB microgrid and wireless technology has enabled a South African World Heritage Site to run on sustainable, stable solar power.

Efficiency and renewables 14 November, 2017

Five reasons contractors need to automate service operations

Let's face it, if you are relying on whiteboards, spreadsheets and handwritten notes to drive your service operations, then you are going to have an uphill battle on...

Field Service Business 10 November, 2017

Reducing the risk of electrical fires

Short circuit, overcurrent and earth faults are widely understood and protected against in low-voltage residential installations, but some hidden sources of ignition...

Electrical distribution 06 November, 2017

Is product liability insurance snake oil?

With the senate inquiry into non-conforming building products (the Senate Inquiry) underway, building industry stakeholders have reported a concerning rise in defective...


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Is product liability insurance snake oil?

Is product liability insurance snake oil?

With the senate inquiry into non-conforming building products (the Senate Inquiry) underway, building industry stakeholders have reported a...

Article 06 November, 2017
Business
Industrial manslaughter — up to 20 years' jail and maximum $10m fine

Industrial manslaughter — up to 20 years' jail and maximum $10m fine

In October, the Queensland parliament passed the legislation that created the offence of industrial manslaughter. Simply put, it means: if you cost...

Article 01 November, 2017
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Lost data leads to payment delays for installers

Lost data leads to payment delays for installers

Poor test data sharing processes are resulting in lost test results, delayed job completions and cash flow problems, according to manufacturer of...

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