Through the QMEA, the school worked with Downer professionals to deliver a 10 week Mining Grand Challenge, which was a masterclass in mining innovation and part of the Global Tropics Futures Program.
New data as revealed that Queensland’s commodities are at the heart of the generational mining windfall.
The meeting focused on solutions to various challenges, with an eye to improving the competitiveness, growth and transformation of the mining sector.
MSHA has donated to four organisations for training programmes that support the recognition and prevention of safety and health hazards in underground mines.
Somerville House students have joined the BMA Make It Now in Engineering (MINE) Challenge for the first time.
The minerals industry is a significant contributor to the Victorian economy, employing 121 000 people and making a total direct and indirect contribution to the state in 2015/16 of AUS$13.6 billion
For every direct job in the resources sector across Queensland another six full time jobs are supported indirectly, reports QRC.
The company achieved a 6% increase in total production on a copper equivalent basis in 2Q18, compared to 2Q17.