Scaled Management Systems

NSW Food Regulation 2015

The NSW Food Regulation 2015 was gazetted on October 16th 2015 and the NSW Food Authority has been promoting awareness of the changes.

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Battery technologies

The pro and con debate centred on sustainable energy systems continues in boardrooms, coffee lounges and the family home.

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Nature vs Nurture – Part 3b

Are we too clever for our own good?

We continue the themes developed and related to water management, population growth and the consumption of resources at an unlimited rate.

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Nature vs Nurture – Part 3a

Are we too clever for our own good? We continue the theme developed in part 2 and in subsequent articles we’ll discuss a wide range of issues related to population growth and the consumption of resources at an unlimited rate. Water management & diversion – benefits versus the impacts In a possible effort to avoid agricultural, political & social disasters of the past (see the link to ‘Tombstone’ below) the South-to-North Water Diversion Project in China is the largest of its kind ever undertaken. The project involves drawing water from southern rivers and supplying it to the dry north. This massive scheme

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Safety Alert – Faulty Grinding Discs

On the 13/1/16, an employee at Ottoway Fabrications Whyalla facility reported a 125mm Flexovit grinding disc had started to show signs of damage in normal use, he changed the disc out and continued using another disc from the same box, again he noticed the new disc doing the same. The employee brought the 2 discs to the HSE Department along with the box that the discs were sourced from.  The discs showed clear indication that the mounting holes were off centre. Upon inspecting the box, similar discs were found throughout to have the off centre mounting holes. A stop work was called and

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