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Worker killed by high-voltage circuit breaker

A man in his mid-50s has died in hospital after a high-voltage circuit breaker is believed to have exploded at the Yallourn Power Station in Victoria.

Field Service Business 15 November, 2018

Adapt or perish to the IoT wave

Ten years ago most people operating in Australia's trade services industry were still scribbling quotes, invoices and their daily schedule on the back of any scrap of...

Field Service Business 13 November, 2018

simPRO integrates with BGW Group

The integration means simPRO users can automatically import catalogue and supplier invoices from CNW Electrical Wholesale and Energy Solutions, Sherriff Electrical...

Field Service Business 07 November, 2018

Safety is crucial in Victoria's solar rollout — regulators

Worksafe, Energy Safe Victoria and the Victorian Building Authority are cracking down on safety amid the rollout of 30,000 new solar power and hot water systems.

Field Service Business 16 October, 2018

IoT and its impact on trade services

With the number of connected devices worldwide expected to jump 12% on average annually, the Internet of Things (IoT) represents significant opportunity in the trade...

Field Service Business 26 July, 2018

Fleet
Charging ahead with EVs

Charging ahead with EVs

Electric vehicles are key to reducing greenhouse gases and delivering clean, sustainable transport systems.

Article 03 May, 2018
Hardware
Touchless gestures the next step for smartphones

Touchless gestures the next step for smartphones

Smartphones and other mobile devices will soon be controlled via touchless gestures, utilising new LED arrays that can both emit and detect light.

Article 22 February, 2017
Software
Adapt or perish to the IoT wave

Adapt or perish to the IoT wave

Ten years ago most people operating in Australia's trade services industry were still scribbling quotes, invoices and their daily schedule on...

Article 13 November, 2018
Business
The future of field service: Internet of Things

The future of field service: Internet of Things

Staying connected is essential for most field service professionals to manage their customer requests.

Article 01 March, 2017
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