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Author - Richard Szabo

Richard Szabo is an award-winning journalist with more than 13 years' experience in news writing at mainstream and niche media organizations. He has a specialty in mining and business reporting.

mining stays safe

Mining Union urges industry to stay safe

Mining companies must urgently make arrangements for mineworkers affected by the Queensland Government’s interstate FIFO ban to move locally if they wish to, the Miners Union said today. Mining Union...

Coal seam gas exploration projects well head

More Qld gas projects in the pipeline

MORE QLD GAS PROJECTS Two junior explorers — Pure Energy/Strata X and Santos Ventures — have been given the green light to explore and develop gas on 164 square kilometres of highly...

BHP workers

Mining giant announces major hiring spree

A multinational resources company needs hundreds of new temporary workers and hopes many of them will stay on after their time is up. BHP is preparing to recruit an extra 1500 short-term workers to...

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology

Suitable terrain types expand for driverless trucks

A multinational mining and rock excavation group revealed a new type of autonomous heavy vehicle that is touted to operate on a wider range of environments. Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology has...

BHP South Flank landing sunset

Mine sites crack down against coronavirus

Resources companies are implementing a variety of measures to prevent Coronavirus from spreading, an industry body has said. The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) confirmed it is aware of multiple...