The need to constantly evolveThe innovation journey can begin from any point and this is why the Facility for Intelligent Fabrication (FIF) is designed to provide integrated solutions to industry needs. These include problem solving, technology adoption and education, training and certification. The core partners of FIF each have independent but complementary national networks that can deliver the various client services ranging from consulting, prototyping, through to training, and bespoke niche manufacturing capability.
One-Stop Shop Solution
Installation & Integration
Not only does FIF draw on the complementary skills of UOW, TAFE NSW, and Weld Australia, it also brings together a range of national and international industry partners. The facility’s networks and industry collaborators extend through government, technology suppliers and equipment suppliers.
- Equipment suppliers: Lincoln, Fronius, BOC; and ABB
- Australian steel producers, including Bisalloy and BlueScope
- System integrators
FIF members are working closely with the Australian Government Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre (AMGC). This centre has a focus on promoting and assisting the manufacturing sector across the country.