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Industry needs (and wants) more Women

Industry needs (and wants) more Women

Laura (at CSBP), pictured here is one of KIC’s 15 female Year 11 high school students who are on our special (girls only) Cert. ll in Engineering courses. Do you think she might look like she is settling in ok to this traditionally male-dominated industrial...

Coffee with the Roger Cook and the KIC

Coffee with the Roger Cook and the KIC

Just over three years ago in May 2017, KIC director Chris Oughton sat down with newly appointed WA Deputy Premier and Member for Kwinana Roger Cook for a wide-ranging conversation.The discussion was reported in the Sound Telegraph then, with another meeting between...

KIC4©️: a Model of Industrial Symbiosis

KIC4©️: a Model of Industrial Symbiosis

In early 2020 I was asked to present to a Lithium Industry Conference about Industrial Symbiosis (IS) in the Kwinana Industrial Area, Perth, Western Australia.The presentation, slides, and audio, is located here: Its title is "The Dimensions and Value of Industrial...

I need your help to create a new word.

I need your help to create a new word.

I am hearing the beginnings of talk about sovereign nations wanting to secure their supply chains and nationally, here in Australia, about increasing our reliance on secondary processing and buying ‘Australian-made’. Many agree a national campaign to achieve this is...

Breaking news! Lithium Valley set to host a battery manufacturer?

Breaking news! Lithium Valley set to host a battery manufacturer?

With a bit of luck, we will soon hear an announcement from an Australian company that it has chosen Kwinana industrial area to set up its 2gigawatt (second stage will be 4GW/y) lithium-ion battery cell manufacturing factory.I had the pleasure of hosting the visiting...

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Kwinana WA 6966

Tel: (08) 9419 1855

Email: admin@kic.org.au