Keep up to date with what is happening in the world surrounding the minerals and energy sector.
Posted on 17 Aug 2012
Our new 'Oresome World' educational iPad app is a finalist in the 2012 Australian Mobile Awards!
Oresome World is an interactive iPad game that takes the user on a journey of discovery through the Energy and Mining industry. Users can view the related media, study the fact sheets, complete quizzes...
Posted on 23 Jul 2012
Project ResQu brings together the nation's top aerospace experts from Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Boeing Research & Technology-Australia, Boeing subsidiary Insitu Pacific and CSIRO.
Associate Professor Duncan Campbell, Director of the Australian Research Centre for Aerospace...
Posted on 16 Jul 2012
Hastings Deering, Caterpillar dealer for Queensland and the Northern Territory, is now accepting apprentice applications for 2013. With over 200 places available, Hastings Deering is one of the region's largest employers of apprentices. The high number of places on offer is due to the company's...
Posted on 04 Apr 2012
What would happen to the world if we did not have the rare industrial metals and rare earth metals? This video is in German but still translates a very clear message.
To view: The World Without Metals
Posted on 01 Mar 2012
An Indian born engineer currently working in Australia has developed an innovative technology which uses waste rubber and plastic to make steel.
Dr Veena Sahajwalla, director of Sustainable Materials Research and Technology at the University of New South Wales, says the new technology also lowers...
Posted on 28 Feb 2012
There's more to the home energy conservation system designed by Queensland University of Technology industrial design graduate Erica Pozzey than meets the eye.
Her design, Triad Energy, won two industry awards which brought work experience with Infinity Design and Prodex and helped Erica gain a...
Posted on 10 Feb 2012
Several companies have recently started looking for coal in the Central Queensland region, and in fact have exploration ground covering tens of thousands of kilometres.
Jacquie Mackay of ABC Brisbane looks at where these companies come from and how difficult it is to emerge as a serious contender...
Posted on 20 Jan 2012
In this detailed study of the resources sector in Queensland, the demands on energy, water and jobs out to 2020 are examined.
To view the study, click here.
Source: Queensland Resources Council