John Street
Hawthorn Victoria 3122

Telephone: 03 9214 5011

Key Contacts

Assco Prof Nico Adams - Director - Factory of the Future

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Swinburne has a reputation for excellence in applied research in partnership with industry, government, business and not-for-profit organisations. We collaborate with our partners to drive change in the real world, creating innovative products, services and new approaches.


Manufacturing Management Software

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Computer Aided Design (CAD), Artificial Intelligence, Tool Data Management/Tool Life Cycle Management (TDM - TLM)

Forming and Fabrication

Tube Bending

Process Control & Measurement

Laser Scanner, Hand Held Instruments, Non-Destructive Testing

Robotics/Automation & Control

Sensors, Controls, Vision System, Robotics, Systems Integrator

Additive & Digital Manufacturing

Metal, Polymer

Raw Material

Ferrous Metal - Steel, Stainless Steel, Exotic Steel Alloys, Aluminium, Titanium, Polymer and Plastics, Carbon Fibre

Moulding and Casting

Pattern Making, Metal Casting, Plastic Moulding

Surface Treatment

Plating, Galvanising, Anodising, Sandblasting, Metalising, Vapour Deposition, Teflon Coating, Surface Cleaning, Deburring, Polishing

Heat Treatment

Stress Relieving and Annealing, Hardening