Tag: oil and gas training

Mining & Resources

Oil and gas workers need to step up

With Australia's resources sector going through substantial change, oil and gas operators in the country will need to ensure their employee training initiatives can keep up with the speed of developments. This is the main finding from Deloitte's 'Building a connected workforce: Challenges for resources sector operators' report, which predicts that almost 40,000 new workers…

15 Apr 2014, by Informa Insights

Mining & Resources

ExxonMobil $1bn gas plant to support jobs

The construction of a new $1 billion gas conditioning plant in Victoria is expected to support thousands of jobs and boost the economy. The ExxonMobil project will enable the development of new offshore gas fields in the Gippsland Basin, with the state government claiming it will underpin eastern Australia's energy needs well into the future. Peter…

9 Dec 2013, by Informa Insights

Mining & Resources

Queensland oil and gas industry undergoes reforms

Queensland's oil and gas industry will undergo reforms to ensure less red tape and a simplified fee system, the state government has announced. Natural resources and mines minister Andrew Cripps unveiled the new plans yesterday (October 10), saying they will save businesses significant time and money. The changes include adjusting the Petroleum and Gas Safety…

16 Oct 2013, by Informa Insights