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NSW on its way to create the largest solar power plant in Australia

22/01/2014 06:00 AM / Mining Oil and Gas Jobs
The University of Queensland (UQ) and First Solar have started a joint venture to construct a solar farm at Gatton that will have 155 megawatt capacity. The plant will start generating electricity at the end of 2014.





Rio sanctions a $400m Pilbara iron-ore extraction project

20/01/2014 09:49 AM / Mining Oil and Gas Jobs
A senior spokesperson from Rio Tinto commented that the $400 million spend on iron-ore production will boost Australia’s economic growth.





Queensland’s first oil refinery all set to drive economic & oil efficiency in the state

15/01/2014 09:05 AM / Mining Oil and Gas Jobs
The Northern Oil Refinery in Queensland is set to open in February. It will help in making the state more oil self-sufficient and will considerably reduce costs of importing oil.





Can Australia’s resources industry cope with the shortage of local engineering talent?

13/01/2014 09:00 AM / Mining Oil and Gas Jobs
The Australian Workforce and Productivity Agency (AWPA) released a report that predicts that by 2018, there will be serious shortage of engineering skills in the country. The jobs in the resources industry will rise but there will be a deficit of local expertise to match this demand.





Women rig their attitude for jobs in the oil rigs

09/01/2014 06:00 AM / Mining Oil and Gas Jobs
The gender gap in Australia’s resources industry is not unknown; women only make up 13% of the current workforce in this sector. However, efforts are being made by the government and the industry to address this gap and to get more women to take up jobs in this field.





Is Australia the next big energy superpower?

08/01/2014 09:00 AM / Mining Oil and Gas Jobs
Australia has been successful at eliminating its account deficit for the first time in 40 years as its LNG exports surge up. By the year 2017, Aussie LNG exports will make it the biggest energy producer in the world.





Why should you work in the minerals industry?

20/12/2013 11:25 AM / Mining Oil and Gas Jobs
Australia is a hot recruitment ground for skilled professionals. The opportunities available in Australia’s resources industry top any other sector in the country. Career progression is available for people who are ready to work hard and understand the trade better.





Exports push Australia at the top of its mining boom peak

17/12/2013 09:00 AM / Mining Oil and Gas Jobs
Australian Bureau of Statistics confirms that mining exports have turned around the whole perception about the mining boom. More and more mining sites are set up to meet increasing demand for exports of minerals and metals from Australia.





World Bank to halt funding of coal-fired plants

14/12/2013 05:00 AM / Mining Oil and Gas Jobs
The Australian reports that powerful petitioning from Shell’s head of gas, Maarten Wetselaar made the World Bank drop coal from its investment portfolio. Shell presented a very strong argument and urged world leaders to see gas as the power source that can help the world to meet its future energy demands.





Always look on the bright side of your ‘FIFO wife-life’

11/12/2013 12:00 PM / Guest blogger, Beck Meade
Our guest blogger this week Bec Meade refelcts on her experience as a FIFO wife.





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