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Victoria bans fracking, will NSW follow?
Editorial
30/08/16 - The Greens are calling on New South Wales to follow Victoria's lead and ban fracking.
New method to produce metals developed
Editorial
28/08/16 - MIT researchers attempting to create a new battery have uncovered a new way to produce antimony, as well as smelting other metals.
World-scale ammonium nitrate factory opens in Pilbara
Editorial
25/08/16 - Orica and Yara have opened their joint venture Yara Pilbara Nitrates ammonium nitrate plant, located in Western Australia's Pilbara region.
Volvo launches new high reach demolition machine
Editorial
23/08/16 - Volvo Construction Equipment (CE) has launched its EC480E HR high reach demolition machine for heavy duty demolition.
Sandvik Eclipse Fire Suppression foam meets new Government regulations
Supplier news
23/08/16 - Sandvik Eclipse is the first firefighting foam in the mobile equipment fire suppression market to receive a CSIRO ActivFire listing, complying with strict
Environmental activists, VIC/NSW governments to square off over gas
Editorial
21/08/16 - The NSW and Victorian governments are considering action – including dropping current moratoriums on exploration – to deal with the east coast gas
COAG Energy Council sets reforms for energy sector
Editorial
21/08/16 - The COAG Energy Council is implementing new reforms and a major program to further lower emissions and maintain an affordable energy system.
Mining systems take the lead at Australian Technologies Competition
Editorial
18/08/16 - Thirty eight of Australia’s tech companies have been shortlisted at the Australian Technologies Competition
BHP makes gargantuan loss
Editorial
16/08/16 - BHP has recorded a loss of US$6.235 billion year on year, a 434 per cent decline from its position last year.
Women in STEM to shine during National Science Week
Editorial
14/08/16 - Flinders University has unveiled an illuminating project to highlight successful women in Australia’s STEM sector as part of National Science Week
Plans for first commercial space mining venture gets off the ground
Editorial
11/08/16 - Deep Space Industries (DSI) has announced plans to launch the world’s first commercial extra-terrestrial mining mission.
New down-the-hole drill system to combat over-drilling
Supplier news
09/08/16 - Sandvik has developed the Centrex Pro, a new down-the-hole drilling system designed with Spiral Flush to protect against the impacts of over-drilling.

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