The concept team behind Massey University's multifunction teaching laboratories were awarded the Best Practice Award for Innovation at the Association for Tertiary Education Management conference, recently held in Australia.
Air Science Vent-Box modular ventilation and filtration systems offer protection against chemical inhalation risks without expensive, energy-consuming duct work. They are designed to protect laboratory personnel from chemical vapours found inside stand-alone chemical safety storage cabinets.
In July 2013, following the award of $29 million from the Education Investment Fund, ‘The Braggs’ was officially opened. Named after University of Adelaide alumni Sir William Henry Bragg and his son, Sir William Lawrence Bragg, the $100 million building is the home of the Institute for Photonics and Advanced Sensing (IPAS).
Safety product specialist Actisafe has designed a flammable and corrosive goods storage cabinet suitable for the storage of corrosive materials and pesticides in completely safe and secure conditions.
Don Whitley Scientific has launched a 10-plate petri dish rack made from stainless steel. The robust, sturdy and autoclaveable racks are suitable for stacking, sorting and storing petri dishes in a Whitley Workstation.
In the eight months since its funding was announced, the National Geosequestration Laboratory (NGL) has come a long way towards its goal of establishing itself as one of the world’s leading R&D providers in the field of carbon storage and geoscience.
In 2009, the Australian Government committed $120 million to the purchase of a new research vessel for the Marine National Facility, dubbed the RV Investigator. On 31 January 2012, construction on the vessel began in Singapore. To coincide with World Oceans Day on 8 June, a time-lapse video showing its progress so far has been released.
Generation 2012 climate chambers from Memmert are energy efficient and have a long, maintenance-free service life, making them suitable for stability tests, environmental conditioning, storage and quality assurance testing.
Thermo Fisher Scientific has launched its online automation system configuration tool iAutomate. As a self-serve, free-to-use tool, it is designed to reduce the time associated with configuring and trialling an automation set-up.
One of Australia’s premier research facilities, the newly refurbished La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science, has installed an extensive range of Enware safety, laboratory and specialist plumbing solutions into its teaching, research and laboratory facilities.
Sixty years ago today, Federal Parliament passed the Atomic Energy Act - Australia’s first tentative step along a scientific path that led to the formation of one of our country’s leading public research organisations, which has benefited millions of people around the world.
The South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) is building an innovative 25,000 m2 facility, designed to foster researchers’ creativity and productivity. Together with Schneider Electric Life Sciences solution experts, SAHMRI will realise its vision of a highly intelligent and responsive facility.
PDP Couriers is a global specialist courier dedicated to the clinical trial and life science sectors.
Waters Corporation, an analytical science solutions developer and provider headquartered in Massachusetts, has announced the opening of a new solution centre in Singapore.