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Seeing a better grading consistency

04 June 2018

This article was first published in Australian Meat News May 2018 Meat grading has been a triumph of the Australian meat industry to provide both producers and consumers with reassurance of quality, but twenty years after its development, it is time to improve the knowledge with current technology. In a recent media release, Wiley and… Read More

Cows Might Fly – The Best Way to Predict The Future Is To Create It

23 May 2018

A surprising take on the future of food by Wiley We have today released a clip, Cows Might Fly, at Food and Grocery Australia 2018 hosted by the Australian Food and Grocery Council in Melbourne. A surprising take on the future of the food industry, the clip is designed to provoke meaningful conversation and salute… Read More

Wiley & Diageo Win QLD AIB Award

19 May 2018

Wiley and Diageo have won highly commended for the Queensland Individual category for Commercial Construction $5-$25M award for the Bundaberg Rum Visitor Centre led by Logan Ashmole at the Australian Institute of Building (AIB) Professional  Excellence Awards in Brisbane.   The award was hotly contested with 31 entrants into the category in Queensland. There were… Read More

SunPork Group Future-Proof Swickers Kingaroy Bacon Factory

08 May 2018

The SunPork Group is partnering with Wiley to upgrade and expand their processing capacity at the Swickers Kingaroy Bacon Factory by early 2019. The new slaughter room on the western side of Swickers’ site is a $60 million greenfield expansion that will further establish the business as the largest pork processor in the state. As… Read More

Funding for SME Queensland Food Businesses Seeking To Invest In Manufacturing Or Scale  

30 April 2018

Two grants have recently been released to Queensland based businesses looking to invest in manufacturing or to scale their business. The two grants are detailed below. Made in Queensland Program: Additional funding of $20m for Queensland manufacturers The Made in Queensland program has re-opened for applications today with an additional $20m in grants available. The… Read More

Casino Saleyards Stage One Opening A Success

18 April 2018

Stage One of the Northern Rivers Livestock Exchange (NRLX) in Casino New South Wales was officially opened today by Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan. “This is great news for jobs and the local economy,” he said.  Wiley are proud to have delivered Stage One of the upgrade, working with the local community and businesses… Read More

Money to Expand Your Regional Business

28 March 2018

Hon Dr John McVeigh MP, Minister for Regional Development, Territories and Local Government, has announced the opening for Initial Applications to the $272.2 million Regional Growth Fund. The Regional Growth Fund will provide grants of $10 million or more for major transformational projects which support long-term economic growth and create jobs in regions undergoing structural… Read More

MLA Steps into The Future With Meat Grading & AR

12 March 2018

Augmented Reality helps lead quality in Australian meat industry Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) have partnered with Wiley’s R&D and Innovation team to explore how technology can bring meat grading into the future utilising Augmented Reality (AR). The pair collaborated on a research and development project to innovate meat grading using computer vision, with the goal… Read More

Wiley Awarded Bundaberg Sugar Terminal Roofs Upgrade Project

28 February 2018

STL, the owners of the State’s Bulk Sugar Terminals (BSTs) and its Operator, Queensland Sugar Limited (QSL Operations), have announced that Wiley has been awarded the project to deliver their roof replacement project in Bundaberg. The project involves the roof replacement and recladding of galbestos on two existing bulk sugar terminals, spanning over 30,000m2, which… Read More

New Extrusion Mill, New Value For Industry

26 February 2018

Ridley Corporation Limited (Ridley) (ASX: RIC) continues their path upstream, with the announcement that Wiley will take on the responsibility of Design Build partner and Principal Contractor for their new Extrusion Mill project in Westbury, Tasmania. The new state of the art, purpose built mill, will have an annualised capacity of up to 50,000 tonnes… Read More