Business and management

Lighting awards deferred until late August

08 July, 2021

Lighting Council Australia (LCA) has proposed a new date for the National Awards for Excellence in Lighting 2021.


Worker suffers electric shock forming concrete slab

07 July, 2021

WorkSafe Queensland (WSQ) has reported that a worker received an electric shock while he was preparing to form up a concrete slab.


$75K fine after serious electrical shock

05 July, 2021

A Queensland roofing company has been fined $75,000 after a worker received a serious electrical shock from overhead powerlines.


ARBS 2022 returns to Melbourne

01 July, 2021

Bookings are now open for ARBS 2022, Australia's leading event for air-conditioning, refrigeration and building services professionals.


Schneider Electric's Tricoire named a Glassdoor Top CEO

30 June, 2021 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric CEO and Chairman Jean-Pascal Tricoire has been named a Glassdoor Top CEO 2021.


Only three weeks till Integrate 2021

30 June, 2021

It's just over three weeks till Australia's AV industry converges on Sydney's International Convention Centre (ICC) for Integrate 2021.


Builders back moves to boost home ownership

28 June, 2021

Master Builders Australia has signalled approval of the federal government's plans to help more people own their first home.


Company fined $10K for unsupervised apprentice

25 June, 2021

The employer of a first-year electrical apprentice has been convicted and fined $10,000 for failing to provide supervision.


Funding boost to tackle skills challenges in SA

15 June, 2021

South Australian tradespeople will have greater access to affordable courses to improve their skills under a $430,000 funding boost.


Saving the lives of Australian construction workers

15 June, 2021

Every year, 190 Australians working in the construction industry take their own lives; this means we lose a construction worker every second day to suicide.


Take part in Schneider Electric Innovation Day 2021 on demand

03 June, 2021 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

The Schneider Electric 2021 Innovation Day virtual event is available online for those who missed out.


igus 2021 Motion Plastics Show

31 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Treotham Automation Pty Ltd

With more new products, product extensions and digital offerings than ever before, the 2021 igus Motion Plastics Show is opening digitally.


New safety standards for all button battery products

27 May, 2021

The Australian Government has introduced four mandatory standards for the use of button and coin batteries.


igus wins the REINER! Award for modular cleanroom chain

27 May, 2021 | Supplied by: Treotham Automation Pty Ltd

Every year, the Fraunhofer Institute honours the most innovative developments with the REINER! Award.


Victorian man convicted after working while unlicensed

26 May, 2021

Energy Safe Victoria (ESV) has prosecuted an unlicensed electrical worker whose subpar and unsafe work resulted in a resident receiving an electric shock.


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