Cummins: Leaving a lasting legacy

The word ‘legacy’ has a special ring to it for a company like Cummins, which celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2019, highlighting a rich history of many new engine models developed over the years. From the very first single-cylinder diesel that squeezed out 1.5 hp to the big banger of today, the 4400hp QSK95. Read More

Queensland’s first EV apprentice supervisors

A group of senior and lead technicians from some of Queensland’s largest Electric Vehicle (EV) dealerships have become the first accredited EV apprentice supervisors in the state, following their completion of an industry-led, specially designed training program conducted at TAFE Queensland’s Acacia Ridge campus in May. Read More

Hydrogen-powered horizons: Driving sustainability forward

By Christopher Greentree, industry innovation specialist, TAFE NSW Over 130 years, the automotive industry has undergone remarkable transformations since Carl Benz introduced the first gasoline-powered vehicle in 1886. Innovations such as electronic ignition systems, electronic fuel injection and complex engine management systems have significantly enhanced vehicle performance, and lowered emissions. Read More