Articles & White Papers

Applying automotive know-how to nation-building defence projects

Date: December 12, 2016

The Australian defence sector is in transition. Focus has shifted away from capability at any cost to value based and reliable capability and sustainment. The impact of this change is particularly being seen in the way new defence acquisitions are designed, manufactured and implemented into production, and how they are maintained during through life support. This is a significant change fo....


Strategic Implications of Additive Manufacturing (AM) for Traditional Industry Business Models (Roos & Fusco 2014)

Date: September 30, 2014

The strategic implications of additive manufacturing (AM) technologies across industry are significant, yet at this time poorly understood. Described as the “Third Industrial Revolution” AM is creating a paradigm shift in today’s business models in relation to decision speed, adaptivity, agility, complexity and enmeshment of technologies with the associated implications for changing industr....