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Australia’s first hydrogen car refuelling station

Australia’s first hydrogen car refuelling station

AUSTRALIA’S only hydrogen car refuelling station will be ready to begin operations this year after securing a supply contract with a Wesfarmers’ subsidiary. The zero emissions Hyundai ix35…

Queensland pipeline gets Australian owners

Queensland pipeline gets Australian owners

A prominent Australian gas infrastructure business has sealed its largest-ever acquisition, paying US$5 billion for a newly-built pipeline network. In a deal executed by Macquarie, Morgan Stanley and…

LNG to continue WA export surge

LNG to continue WA export surge

WA shipped more than half of Australia’s exports in the 2013-2014 financial year and LNG is set to keep this figure growing, the state government has revealed. The…

AGL halves Adelaide power station capacity

AGL halves Adelaide power station capacity

AGL Energy will shut down half of the Torrens Island power station in Adelaide due to unfavourable market conditions. The Torrens Island station, which comprises eight generating units…

Nuclear potential ‘obvious’

Nuclear potential ‘obvious’

AUSTRALIA needs to look at nuclear power for its energy future, the head of Origin Energy has claimed. Origin Energy chief executive Grant King told reporters that future…

FIFO workforce preferred: report

FIFO workforce preferred: report

WA’s resources workforce will drop by nearly 20 per cent in the coming decade, paving the way for a 60 to 63 per cent rise fly in, fly…

G20 commits to energy efficiency

G20 commits to energy efficiency

WORLD leaders have pledged to address climate change, job growth and strengthening global financial institutions at the two-day G20 summit in Brisbane. The event was the first time…

Building the Future

Drilling specialists around the globe

Drilling specialists around the globe

DRILLMEC is an international leader in design, manufacturing and distribution of drilling and workover rigs…

Rig Club supporting Drillmec in Australasia

Rig Club supporting Drillmec in Australasia

RIG Club specialises in the sale and service of oil and gas drilling equipment (onshore…

Comprehensive solutions for minerals processing needs

Comprehensive solutions for minerals processing needs

IXL Metal Castings is a nimble, flexible, multi-alloy foundry, supplying cast ferrous products to clients…

Efficient systems improving remote capability

Efficient systems improving remote capability

RELIABLE navigation equipment on remote sites is of the utmost importance in the resources industry.…

Power systems as good as new

Power systems as good as new

ENERGY Power Systems Australia (EPSA) is the nation’s specialised Caterpillar engine dealer for a broad…

Foundations standing the test of time

Foundations standing the test of time

STRONG foundations are integral to the success of any resources project and no-one knows this…

Providing liquid storage worldwide

Providing liquid storage worldwide

RESOURCE sites are often in remote locations, making liquid storage a top priority. Whether storing…

Crushing the competition

Crushing the competition

THE resources industry relies on quality equipment for the smooth running of its day-to-day activities.…

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Stigma adds to mental health challenges

Stigma adds to mental health challenges

FLY in, fly out workers have trouble seeking help for mental health issues because of ‘macho culture’, pre-conceived stigma, and time spent away from home, according to a…

Oil dynasty shifts to renewables

Oil dynasty shifts to renewables

HISTORY’s biggest oil family, the Rockefellers, has announced they are moving away from fossil fuels in a significant show of support for renewable energy. The Rockefeller family heirs…

Darwin Welcomes a One-Stop Shop For All Things Safety

Darwin Welcomes a One-Stop Shop For All Things Safety

Don’t miss out on the chance in 2014 to learn from thought leaders in workplace safety, at Safety in Action Darwin, March 19 and 20 at The Darwin…

Higher production guidance and assets sale close promising month

Higher production guidance and assets sale close promising month

IT has been a lively few months for Beach Energy, with an increased production guidance and the sale of three Queensland permits. The company raised its full year…

Special feature

Interview with Dr Susanne Bahn

Interview with Dr Susanne Bahn

The building and construction industry in WA has a poor safety record due, in the main, to the many unique challenges…

Tax boosts for pro-fracking UK councils

Tax boosts for pro-fracking UK councils

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has declared his government is going “all out for shale”, offering tax incentives worth millions to…

More land to be cleared on Barrow Island

More land to be cleared on Barrow Island

AN additional 32 hectares is set to be cleared at Barrow Island, with the WA Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) recommending the…