Wednesday 11th Dec, 2019

Rail subsidies to boost Queensland freight exports

Queensland’s four-year $80 million Mount Isa Line Subsidy is set to boost mineral freight exports and support jobs in the…
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A new Metso processing plant at the Boral owned Ormeau quarry in Queensland will see productivity at the site ramp up by 400 per cent.

Boral gears up to deliver for Queensland’s infrastructure needs

A new Metso processing plant at the Boral owned Ormeau quarry will see productivity at the site ramp up by…
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BHP to automate Goonyella Riverside coal mine

BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) has announced it will introduce autonomous trucks at the Goonyella Riverside coal mine in Queensland in…
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Queensland’s leading scientists have developed new varieties of sorghum to boost the state’s local industry and exports.

Queensland science supports sorghum sector

Queensland’s leading scientists have developed new varieties of sorghum to boost the state’s local industry and exports. More than 120…
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Sugar is bouncing back from a long-term price low. Photo: Shutterstock

Sugar cane harvest cops production hit from drought

The drought in Queensland has impacted the 2019 sugar cane harvest, with a new report finding the state economy will…
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Queensland’s sugar mills have produced more than two million tonnes of raw sugar this season, according to the Australian Sugar Milling Council (ASMC).

Drought and floods hits Queensland’s raw sugar production

Queensland’s sugar mills have produced more than two million tonnes of raw sugar this season, according to the Australian Sugar…
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Bundaberg, Queensland. Photo: Hema Maps / Jim Wilson

Deal signed to investigate Port of Bundaberg expansion

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the Gladstone Ports Corporation (GPC) and Sugar Terminals Limited (STL) which…
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The Queensland Government has appointed three additional mine inspectors and another chief inspector as the resources industry responds to recent mine-related tragedies.

Queensland supercharges zinc mine restart

The Queensland Government will supercharge the ramp up of a $150 million zinc mine after negotiating a royalty deferral agreement…
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A team of agricultural robot designers and builders will be recruited as part of the Queensland Government’s Rural Economic Development (RED) Grant.

Queensland invests in agricultural upgrades

A team of agricultural robot designers and builders will be recruited as part of the Queensland Government’s Rural Economic Development…
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