Author - JOHN NINNESS

Green light for Surat Basin domestic gas project

Queensland has given the green light to a new Surat Basin based project which will see more gas made available for  the domestic market. “Last month I announced that a joint venture between Santos...

CIMIC

CIMIC secures extension for Caval Ridge

CIMIC Group’s global mining services provider, Thiess, has secured a A$150 million contract extension with BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance’s (BMA) Caval Ridge coal mine in Queensland’s Bowen Basin...

Fitzroy Australia

Hundreds of new jobs for Central Queensland locals

SES Labour Solutions and Fitzroy Australia Resources (Fitzroy) have entered into an innovative partnership arrangement to deliver training, development and recruitment solutions at the new Ironbark...

Starting a business in the Mining Sector

The mining industry is presently worth millions, so despite reports that it’s dropping in value, it is still a lucrative sector to venture into. If you’ve worked in the industry before, you may be...

road safety

Road safety warning – miners using mobiles

A leading road safety advocate has warned miners that using a phone while driving is the same as driving drunk. In an exclusive interview with Australasian Mine Safety Journal (AMSJ) in the lead up...

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