Tag: mining nsw

Mining & Resources

NSW leading the way for mining mineral resources

New South Wales has some unique advantages when it comes to mining mineral resources - infrastructure, access to grid power, a skilled labour force and a supportive government, just to name a few. In the lead up to the 8th annual Mining NSW Conference, Mark Arundell, Principal Geologist from IMEX Consulting joined us for a chat. Here he…

26 Jun 2014, by Informa Insights

Mining & Resources

Infographic: What are women’s role in mining?

Gender imbalance is a long term issue that faces the mining industry. Currently only 9% of people working in mining related industries in NSW are women. A recent study by NSW Mining found that although the mining sector is still largely dominated by men, the future of women in this industry is not as bleak…

24 Jun 2014, by Informa Insights

Mining & Resources

Program launch: Mining NSW

Mining is a major contributor to New South Wales’ economic and social independence.  The overall positive outlook for the NSW minerals industry is the product of prospective geology, well-developed infrastructure, low average operating costs, use of leading-edge exploration and mining technologies and the availability of a skilled workforce*. Statistics from NSW Mining show that in 2011/12,…

4 Jun 2014, by Informa Insights

Mining & Resources

Engaging with China: Where to from here?

The world is changing at a rapid rate and an increased awareness of opportunities in new emerging markets will be the key to success and growth in the years ahead. The extent to which companies will be seen as a destination for Chinese investors depends largely on our ability to engage with and tailor opportunities…

7 May 2013, by Informa Insights