CSIRO Medals 2007 – Business Excellence Medal – The T-Mag Team
Sam Tartaglia and colleagues (CSIRO Materials Science and Engineering). For the establishment of a CSIRO joint venture (T-Mag Pty Ltd) with an SME consortia to develop and commercialise the T-Mag technology for the global exploitation of magnesium castings to reduce vehicle weight, fuel consumption and greenhouse emissions. Team Leader: Sam Tartaglia. Team Members: Mark Bonnar, Barrie Finnin, Thang Nguyen, Steven Groat, Lynda O’Brien, Paul Jarmain, Andrew Downs, John Carrig, Geoff Delooze, Kevin Rogers, Brad Cowley and Stuart Pearce.