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Instant asset write-off


As part of the Federal Government’s recent Coronavirus Stimulus Package, eligible businesses can claim an immediate deduction for the business portion of the cost of an asset in the year the asset is first used or installed ready for use. Instant asset write-off can be used for multiple new and second-hand assets as long as [...]

Instant asset write-off2020-10-05T18:03:36+11:00

Digital Manufacturing at New Age Caravans


New Age Caravans operate out of two closely situated sites in the Northern Melbourne suburb of Epping in Victoria. They aren’t the biggest manufacturer of recreational vehicles, but they are amongst the best in terms of quality. To manufacture a quality product that consistently meets the needs and expectations of their customers, David Lawrence; New [...]

Digital Manufacturing at New Age Caravans2020-10-05T18:00:48+11:00

Sachsenküchen – an Industry 4.0 Exemplar


Industry 4.0 is a vision that evolved from an initiative to make the German manufacturing industry more competitive. Australia needs to be at the forefront of this development but is in danger of slipping behind. Resistance to change could be the Australian furniture industry’s greatest obstacle. Industry 4.0 creates enormous opportunity for Australia. As one [...]

Sachsenküchen – an Industry 4.0 Exemplar2020-10-05T17:57:27+11:00

A Positive Industry Slant


COVID-19 hit Australia and the World hard. But what is the feeling of industry suppliers about the recovery? Are they optimistic or are they concerned? We asked a number of suppliers of machinery, software, and hardware both here and overseas to comment and generally; the feeling is one of optimism. When it became evident that [...]

A Positive Industry Slant2020-07-21T12:32:34+10:00

2020 Product Showcase


July is normally an exciting time for the Australian and New Zealand furniture and cabinet industries with new and interesting equipment and products at the bi-annual AWISA exhibition. The show may have been cancelled but your preferred supplier is still eager to provide you with the very latest technologies available. As I write this, I [...]

2020 Product Showcase2020-07-21T12:30:08+10:00

Interpreting design trends with FENIX


Euromobil kitchens chooses FENIX, the so-called phoenix of materials, produced by Arpa, for its kitchens. To call it a finish is simplistic. FENIX is a long-lasting material, which is matt, in line with contemporary design trends, scratchproof, antibacterial and eco-friendly Euromobil is always at the cutting edge of research into the materials it uses for [...]

Interpreting design trends with FENIX2020-07-21T12:26:37+10:00

New public makerspace – FAB9


When Dennis Savic and a team of mechanical engineers recently moved their tools into a new public makerspace in Footscray, it represented a significant milestone on the road to production of Australia’s first electric motorcycle. It also represented a ‘coming of age’ for FAB9 – a superbly equipped workspace on the banks of the Maribyrnong [...]

New public makerspace – FAB92020-05-07T17:17:24+10:00

FREE SPACE – Engineered by Häfele


Häfele has introduced an exciting new fitting system for flap doors. The Free Space flap fitting is setting new standards in the industry, it is the smart connection of less is more. Awarded for its compact design and versatile functionality, Free Space was granted both the Red Dot award and Interzum award for its compact [...]

FREE SPACE – Engineered by Häfele2020-05-07T17:16:10+10:00

The House of 2020


Top homes experts, architects and interior designers reveal what will shape the homes of a new decade. The 1920’s saw the introduction of two influences on Australian home style driven by post-war exuberance and a desire for modern luxury. Californian Bungalow design captured American glamour through glazing and spacious verandas, while the emergence of the [...]

The House of 20202020-05-07T17:13:46+10:00
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