The Australian Steel Manufacturing Research Hub will develop breakthrough process and product innovations to enable the Australian steel industry to improve its global competitiveness.
It is based on an integrated, value chain-wide approach to innovation in the steel sector, including projects on innovation strategy and management, customer-focused product development, innovation in coating and surface engineering technology, and economic and environmental sustainability of iron and steelmaking.
By ensuring sector-wide industry representation and collaboration with a number of leading Universities, the Hub will deliver tangible and lasting economic and environmental benefits and ensure the nation’s future research capacity in the field.
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RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business.