RESEARCH IN RESOURCES

Through Queensland’s leading research and academic powerhouses, the quest for the next big discovery is never-ending. While ensuring a bright and prosperous future for the resources exploration industry has never been more important. Discover a world of new data in the minerals, coal, petroleum and new technologies industries in Queensland.

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Robots kicking goals for Queensland

November 18th, 2019|Exploration Industry News, Mining Industry News, New Technologies Research, The Gateway, Thought Leadership in Resources|

When Brisbane mechanical engineer Jeff Sterling founded Universal Fields Robots his goal was to bring fully-autonomous robots with industrial-scale capabilities to the marketplace. In 2019 – with the latest addition to the company’s prize cupboard [...]

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Positives in our ability to manufacture minerals

November 4th, 2019|Investment Insights, Latest news, Minerals Research, New Data, Qld Research in Resources, Queensland Exploration Gateway, Thought Leadership in Resources|

From "The Conversation" by Anita Parbhakar-Fox, Paul Gow, Sustainable Minerals Institute, University of Queensland Last month, scientists uncovered a mineral called Edscottite. Minerals are solid, naturally occurring substances that are not living, such as quartz or haematite. This [...]

Australian Academy of Science welcomes Australia–US bilateral science and technology initiatives

September 24th, 2019|Government, Investment, Latest news, Minerals Research|

The Australian Academy of Science welcomes a range of Australia–US bilateral science and technology initiatives announced by Prime Minister Scott Morrison during his meetings in Washington. The initiatives include significant investment of $150 million into [...]

Knowledge Transfer Workshop Mount Isa – Strategic Resources Exploration Program (SREP) New Discovery Program

August 23rd, 2019|Minerals Research, Qld Research in Resources|

The New Discovery Program, part of the 4-year Strategic Resources Exploration Program (SREP) of Queensland Government, aims to facilitate discovery of new significant mineral deposits in northwest Queensland. The second of a series of Knowledge [...]

TECHNICAL PRESENTATIONS BY GEOLOGY EXPERTS IN QUEENSLAND

The Queensland Exploration Council (QEC) holds its annual Technical Forum each year before the first semester of tertiary education kicks off. This popular and well regarded forum provides a platform for the sharing of the latest information and technology in the exploration field, featuring a wide selection of highly regarded exploration industry experts. A selection of presentations are available below.