Learn from resources professionals as they share their knowledge and expertise. Here you’ll find compelling, authoritative storytelling and opinions on hot topics within the Queensland resources sector.

Robots kicking goals for Queensland

November 18th, 2019|

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 [...]

Kidston Hub taking shape in North Queensland

November 18th, 2019|

Genex Power is focused on innovative clean energy generation and electricity storage with a development pipeline of up to 770MW of renewable energy generation and storage projects, underpinned by the Kidston Clean Energy Hub in [...]

Critical minerals – US supply chain report

November 14th, 2019|

Australia is well placed to provide critical minerals for the industrial development and technology needs of manufacturing economies. Australia possesses some of the world’s largest recoverable reserves of cobalt, lithium, manganese, tantalum, tungsten and zirconium. [...]

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Positives in our ability to manufacture minerals

November 4th, 2019|

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 [...]

Queensland turns up the gas dial

October 30th, 2019|

The gas dial has turned up in Queensland with new companies seeking gas for the domestic market and thousands of square kilometres being opened to exploration. Energy Minister Dr Anthony Lynham said the 30,000 square [...]

Australian critical minerals prospectus

October 1st, 2019|

With demand for these rare-earth elements and other critical minerals expected to grow with the increasing use of high-tech products, there are significant economic and strategic opportunities for Australia, says Austrade. Click here for the [...]


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