none

New projects win Govt support

19-10-2010
by 
in 

A new treatment for kidney disease, a robotic defence training system, specialised mining vehicles and stronger artificial joints are among 22 new commercialisation projects being supported by the Federal Government.

Innovation and Industry Minister, Senator Kim Carr, said the 22 Australian researchers, individuals and businesses would share in funding of over $8 million to help transform their projects into commercial successes.

“There is a great range of new and exciting ideas in this country, but the pathway to the market can be difficult to navigate,” Senator Carr said.

“Through Commercialisation Australia, the Australian Government helps our best and brightest local entrepreneurs identify and maximise their commercial opportunities.

Senator Carr said the 22 new projects have the potential to deliver significant benefits to investors and consumers in a diverse range of industries, such as medicine, security, mining, and defence.

“The flow-on benefits strengthen our economy by increasing domestic and export earnings and creating jobs. This means a better future for our children and grandchildren,” said Senator Carr.

Commercialisation Australia assists participants at all stages of the commercialisation process by providing funding and hands-on assistance, tailored to the needs of each individual or business.

For more information on Commercialisation Australia visit: www.commercialisationaustralia.gov.au

Related news & editorials

  1. 24.05.2018
    24.05.2018
    by      In
    Launched by Maverick at the Workplace Health & Safety Show, the RotoLift Easi Picker, is an elegant answer to the problems of picking or retrieving palletised products at ground level and in low-level racking.
    Long identified as a workplace hazard that can lead to serious manual handling... Read More
  2. 21.02.2018
    21.02.2018
    by      In
    It is often held up as an engineering truth that simplest is best. And while improvements to any technology almost invariably produce improved solutions to engineering problems while making them more complex, there are still many applications where the old maxim still holds true.
    In cases where the... Read More
  3. 29.01.2018
    29.01.2018
    by      In
    Offering the reliability of ball bearings on the activation shaft, nickel plating on internal components and patented neutral-crown technology, Tecnomagnete MaxX magnetic lifters are designed to ensure that all the magnetic field is concentrated at the lifting face.
    Available from Serpent &... Read More
  4. mobile flexible screw conveyor
    10.01.2018
    10.01.2018
    by      In
    The latest Flexicon mobile flexible screw conveyor has a multipurpose hood that enables the dust-free transfer of material discharged from bulk bags and/or manually dumped from handheld sacks into elevated process equipment or storage vessels.
    The conveyor is mounted on a frame with locking castors... Read More