Asteroid mining company Planetary Resources has secured US$21.1 million to measure the Earth’s natural resources via satellite. The company will deploy..
Monthly Archives: May 2016
A Victorian power station worker was hospitalised last week after becoming trapped in a pipe. The RTL Mining and Earthworks..
New figures show exports to Thailand are four times higher in April 2016 compared to April 2015. Australian coal exports..
The CFMEU have put pressure on the Government to ensure job security in the Queensland mining industry. The union pointed..
The unfortunate manner in which the latest phase of restructuring of the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) has..
A chemical supply company was fined $5000 last week for failing to report a dangerous goods incident which caused significant burns..
RISA’s Rod Ramsay writes about how to keep employees engaged and connecting when undertaking training. In an industry that is..
Sand mining on North Stradbroke Island is to substantially cease by 2019, with the Queensland Parliament voting in favour of..
Landholders and community members have had their objection rights restored in Queensland with new legislation passed in parliament today. Minister..
Occupational hygienist Jeremy Trotman writes about the advances and challenges in noise exposure reduction in the mining industry. Noise levels..