TOM Pado and Paul Collie have been friends and business associates for more than 25 years, and they bring diverse experience to a local manufacturer that has recently won a major contract against international competition.
THE Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA has called on industry and government to work together to help improve the international competitiveness of Western Australian businesses to boost their chances of winning work on major projects.
Western Australia’s struggling hardwood timber industry has been given a glimmer of hope after sawmill operator Whittakers Timber Products struck a deal with the state government that will help it increase production and employment.
The state government says that its new affordable housing strategy will increase the availability of affordable housing in WA, making it easier for the average Western Australian to own their own home.
A FACTORY fire, the global financial crisis and the rise of Chinese imports have not stopped David Devoy and Darren Bee from cementing Advantage Air as the largest manufacturer of air-conditioning components in Western Australia.