Steel Sheds Articles
FIRST STEPS: Three-year-old Julia Sutherland gets a hands-on lesson about momentum and gravity at the CSIRO Energy Centre open day at Mayfield West on Saturday. Visitors were invited to explore, learn and play. There were science shows, tours of the building, and explanations from scientists about their research. The $5.3..read more
Garnock Engineering at Port Kembla is shedding more than half its work force as a result of a depressed steel industry.
BHP Billiton Ltd will take a $99 million hit after off-loading two-thirds of its interest in the woeful Columbus Stainless Steel joint venture.
A Williamstown shipyard will cut 250 jobs over the next few weeks because of a slowdown in the Federal Government's defence spending. The defence contractor Tenix yesterday issued redundancy notices to dockyard workers who mainly cut steel and fabricate sections for its Anzac ship project. The
THE Hunter Valley received two pieces of good jobs news yesterday. The first was the unveiling of plans by the Queensland company Globex for a new grains terminal on Dyke Point. The second was an announcement of progress by the Protech Steel group hoping to built a flat-products..read more