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Nissan Motorsports Event

Join us at Nissan Motorsports HQ in Melbourne

Update: Spaces are now full but a second event will be held in August. The date will be announced soon, but you can express your interest now. Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of an elite motor racing [...]

May 4, 2015 Events, Technology
HoloLens and 3D Building

Industry-leading Companies Collaborate to Advance 3D Printing Technology

Recent industry-changing announcements for the 3D printing space will see the advancement of digital and physical 3D creation to take 3D printing even further into the mainstream. These developments include a new interoperable 3D file format, integration of Autodesk 3D [...]

May 4, 2015 Industry, Technology
Rutherford Rocket

3D Printed Rocket Engine Set to Launch New Zealand Into Space

New Zealand aerospace company, Rocket Lab, plans to regularly deploy satellites into space using a rocket made of 3D-printed parts. The rocket is set to boost the New Zealand space industry with the ability to launch small satellites cost-effectively and [...]

April 27, 2015 Technology
TEDx Future of Making Things

TEDx Talk – The Future of Making Things

Watch David Bourne, Director of the Rapid Manufacturing Lab at Carnegie Mellon, speak about manufacturing and how it defines who we are.http://kahovka-service.ru He talks about the old future of manufacturing; what people thought the future of manufacturing would be. He [...]

April 10, 2015 Videos
Manufacturing Factory

Latest Design Technology at National Manufacturing Week

The only fully-integrated annual manufacturing exhibition, showcasing the latest products and constantly evolving technologies is back! National Manufacturing Week 2015 will run from 26 – 29 May at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. A2K Technologies is a proud exhibitor [...]

April 8, 2015 A2K News, Events
3D Printing

3D Printing to Have a Greater Impact than the Internet

A recent ABC article reported that 3D printing is expected to have an even greater impact on economies and society than the internet. While most of us have heard about 3D printing and its potential to improve medical treatments and [...]

April 7, 2015 Technology
Vault Workshops Sydney April

Sydney Autodesk Vault Workshops in April

UPDATE: These sessions have been rescheduled from the 14 April to 30 April, 2015. Without the ability to update processes dynamically, small manufacturing design teams can easily fall into time traps caused by lost files or poor data management. To [...]

March 30, 2015 Events
Metal Manufacturing

Don’t Write Off Australian Manufacturing Just Yet

For Australian manufacturing, most of the news in recent years has been negative. However, as reported by Manufacturers’ Monthly, Mark Goodell from the Australian Industry Group says there are still reasons to believe that the sector will survive. Australian manufacturing [...]

March 19, 2015 Industry
Baxter Joins Haigh's

Baxter the Robot Joins Haigh’s Chocolates

We’ve seen him at Autodesk University, and now Baxter the robot is joining the production line of Haigh’s Chocolates in South Australia.focuz The fourth-generation confectioners have become the first Australian buyer of Baxter, a robot that doesn’t need to be [...]

February 23, 2015 Industry, Technology

The 6 Largest Time Wasters for Manufacturing Designers and How to Avoid Them

Without the ability to update processes dynamically, small manufacturing design teams relying on Microsoft Windows folders can easily fall into time traps due to lost files or poor data management. Autodesk Vault provides an optimum solution to manage data effectively [...]

February 13, 2015 Technology