Industry & Resources

gold_bullionTHE Gold Technology Group (GTG) is making metallurgists' jobs easier with new ways to maximise ore extraction.

Refinery_nightSTUDENTS in the oil and gas industry can now gain more practical experience by operating a binary distillation column.

NiAN award-winning mining exploration tool has helped locate nickel and other metal deposits worth billions to the WA mining industry.

4D lithospheric mineral deposits

Tuesday, 02 August 2011

Pilbara_oreUWA is undertaking research that will help resources companies predict where hard-to-find deposits of minerals are under the earth.

Uranium mining and radiation

Monday, 25 July 2011

UraniumEXPERTS says the slow decay of uranium that produces radiation is too slow to pose a threat to workers or the general community.

plane_takeoffWA FARMERS are getting a boost with a plan to turn mallees into sustainable aviation fuel.

Gas_plantA LACK of legislation which would force mining companies to carry out stress surveys before fracking in WA is putting groundwater resources at risk, according to a leading petroleum researcher. 

Synthetic fuels on tap

Tuesday, 28 June 2011

SyngasAUSTRALIA’S first fully automated Synthetic fuels and Catalysis (SynCat) research facility is ready for operation.

Curtin gas ‘scrubs up nice’

Wednesday, 22 June 2011

gas_holdersCURTIN University is capturing national attention with cutting-edge technology able to convert biomass into clean gas.

rock_samplesIN a joint project involving UWA, a newly refurbished geological laboratory in East Timor may allow geologists to investigate the island’s largely unknown geological setting and help build its lucrative petroleum industry.