The latest edition of the World University Rankings has released its new findings based on university subjects and for the first time highlighted mining, showing which are the world’s top 100 mining schools.
ThoroughTec Simulation has been engaged by a diversified underground mining contractor operating throughout Australia and Asia Pacific to develop a training simulator for deployment in Indonesia
A research paper by UBS has predicted that a combination of automation and connectivity will see the competitive advantage of low labour cost countries shrink, but also lead to rising inequality.
The Office of the Chief Scientist has published the first national STEM Programme Index.
The University of Adelaide has opened a new copper and uranium research hub.
Greens head Richard Di Natale has called for a plan to levy coal miners for environmental rehabilitation and to support workers in retraining.
Queensland Resources Council has invited students of ecological management and rehabilitation to apply for two scholarships worth up to $35,000 per year.
RungePincockMinarco announces the release of its latest equipment simulation software for Original Equipment Manufacturers
Work has begun on Rio Tinto’s mining training centre being developed for the Yolngu people.
Twenty seven West Australian high school students are set to spend a week travelling across the state’s south west in a bid to learn more about the mining industry.
As more job roles become automated, Australia must prepare for the a shift in the workforce landscape.
Rio Tinto has announced a $1 million partnership with international policy think tank Perth USAsia Centre.
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BHP Billiton has announced a $3.9 million partnership with Reconciliation Australia to deliver a program aimed at promoting reconciliation in schools.
BHP Billiton has launched a $22 million partnership with the Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute to increase the representation of women in the field of mathematics.
A partnership between Emerald Agricultural College and Glencore is helping develop Queensland’s next generation of farmers.
A Hunter Valley student has won a $34,000 engineering scholarship from Rio Tinto’s Bengalla coal mine.
The University of Queensland has unveiled a new online directory that tracks onshore gas development in Australia and overseas.
A new Mining Leaders’ Program has developed to help “the address the global shortage of future leaders in the industry”.