Business and management

Mayors commit to clean, local jobs 

23 October, 2020

Over 40 mayors and councillors from across Australia have released a joint statement committing to economic recovery solutions that create jobs.

Ten-year licence disqualification for electrical worker

21 October, 2020

Queensland's Electrical Licensing Committee has disqualified an electrical worker from holding a licence for 10 years.

Mandatory face masks for all in Victoria — including trades

16 October, 2020

ESV is reminding tradespeople across Victoria that face masks are now mandatory.

Apprenticeship schemes ripe for exploitation

13 October, 2020

The new Federal Budget will do nothing to stem declining apprenticeship rates, says CFMEU.

Economic support essential for electrical industry

07 October, 2020

The latest survey of the electrical and communications contracting industry indicates that the financial impact of COVID-19 has been ongoing.

APS Industrial relocates Perth office

05 October, 2020 | Supplied by: APS Industrial

As of 14 September 2020, APS Industrial relocated its Perth office to 5 Glyde Court, Malaga.

Rebuilding electrical businesses post-COVID

30 September, 2020

Proposed insolvency laws that will enable businesses to financially rebuild after the COVID-19 pandemic have been welcomed by NECA.

Control Logic acquired by IPD

29 September, 2020 | Supplied by: IPD Group Limited

The move will bring together two organisations to create an entity that can now provide a complete end-to-end solution for existing and future customers.

Wiring Rules amendment open for comment

23 September, 2020

In order to further improve the safety of electrical installations, the Wiring Rules committee has created an amendment to the rules.

Industry awards finalists revealed

23 September, 2020

The shortlist for the annual Energy Network Industry Innovation Award has been announced by Energy Networks Australia.

Lighting industry rejects govt's R&D Bill

22 September, 2020

According to Lighting Council Australia, the Research and Development Tax Incentive Bill (2019) should be dropped by the government.

Rogue electrical operator deemed unlawful

16 September, 2020

The Electrical Safety Office has issued a warning to unlicensed organisations performing electrical work, following recent successful court action.

Calls for improvement of AEMO governance framework

15 September, 2020

Improvements to the governance framework for the Australian Energy Market Operator are needed to achieve national energy goals, a new report has found.

Man dies on roof after suspected electrocution

09 September, 2020

A man thought to be a professional tradesman has died while working alone on a roof in Queensland after a suspected electrocution.

Keysight hosts virtual industry events

03 September, 2020 | Supplied by: Keysight Technologies Australia Pty Ltd

The virtual 2020 Keysight World events have been designed to deliver the latest in industry, design and test trends.

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