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Hybrid power station for WA gold mine

By Emma Brown May 21, 2015 CLEAN power company Enerji is looking to construct its first hybrid solar thermal power station at Northern Star’s Jundee gold mine in…

Collaboration key to LNG transition: report

Collaboration key to LNG transition: report

By Courtney Pearson May 20, 2015 AUSTRALIA’S LNG industry is on the brink of a major transition and needs greater collaboration to successfully move to production, according to…

Broken Hill solar plant on track

Broken Hill solar plant on track

By Emma Brown May 14, 2015 THE first of 650,000 solar photovoltaic modules has been installed at AGL Energy’s $150 million Broken Hill Solar Plant in western NSW.…

Budget slashes FIFO tax break

Budget slashes FIFO tax break

By Courtney Pearson 13 May, 2015 FLY in, fly out workers will lose access to a tax break for remote-area living in a federal budget crackdown. Starting from…

RET deadlock nearly over

RET deadlock nearly over

By Courtney Pearson May 11, 2015 FOLLOWING months of negotiation, the Federal Government and Opposition have reached a revised renewable energy target (RET) of 33,000 gigawatt hours. The…

Clean energy secured for ACT residents

Clean energy secured for ACT residents

By Emma Brown May 8, 2015 ENERGY company Windlab will begin construction of a $50 million wind farm, designed to deliver clean power to 14,000 ACT homes, after…

Building the Future

Balanced machine experts

Balanced machine experts

MULTI-disciplinary consultancy ASPEC Engineering has serviced mining companies, ports and heavy industries throughout Australia since…

Swan Districts programs kicking goals

Swan Districts programs kicking goals

  THE Swan Districts Football Club (SDFC) has been named Nicky Winmar Cup champions for…

Letting miners breathe easy

Letting miners breathe easy

SAFETY Equipment Australia (S.E.A.) has provided personal respiratory protection equipment to Australia’s mining industry for…

Endless possibilities for promotional needs

Endless possibilities for promotional needs

EFFECTIVE promotion of a business is integral to its success, which is why companies call…

Fabrication expert prioritises performance

Fabrication expert prioritises performance

WA-based engineering fabrication company Alloy & Pipe Specialists (APS) has a long history in the…

Teaming up to provide the latest in spray nozzle and hose reel technology

Teaming up to provide the latest in spray nozzle and hose reel technology

TWO of Australia’s leading fluid engineering solution companies have teamed up to offer the  industry…

Providing electronic control solutions for nearly 50 years

Providing electronic control solutions for nearly 50 years

PLANT Control and Automation has provided the mining industry with electronic control solutions since 1968,…

Celebrating 20 years of service

Celebrating 20 years of service

WA-based Probedrill is one of the resources sector’s leading geotechnical site investigation providers. Its experienced…

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Collaboration key to LNG transition: report

Collaboration key to LNG transition: report

By Courtney Pearson May 20, 2015 AUSTRALIA’S LNG industry is on the brink of a major transition and needs greater collaboration to successfully move to production, according to…

Budget slashes FIFO tax break

Budget slashes FIFO tax break

By Courtney Pearson 13 May, 2015 FLY in, fly out workers will lose access to a tax break for remote-area living in a federal budget crackdown. Starting from…

RET deadlock nearly over

RET deadlock nearly over

By Courtney Pearson May 11, 2015 FOLLOWING months of negotiation, the Federal Government and Opposition have reached a revised renewable energy target (RET) of 33,000 gigawatt hours. The…

Perth Basin gas discovery shows potential

Perth Basin gas discovery shows potential

By Courtney Pearson May 7, 2015 WA explorer AWE has announced the discovery of 149 billion cubic feet of gas in the onshore Perth Basin, which the company…

Features & Interviews

Arrow remains on target

Arrow remains on target

By Emma Brown May 6, 2015 AS the oil price continues to plunge, the industry is battening down the hatches to…

Expo shifts CSG focus

Expo shifts CSG focus

By Courtney Pearson May 6, 2015 AS an established hub for coal seam gas exploration, Queensland’s Surat Basin is to become…

Day in the Life: University of WA School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering senior lecturer Dr Zach Aman

Day in the Life: University of WA School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering senior lecturer Dr Zach Aman

By Courtney Pearson May 6, 2015 What does your role involve? My role is as a senior lecturer at UWA, so…