Realtime Digital Terrain Mapping Increases Productivity and Safety

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Technology that extends upon existing dragline monitors allows live and historical comparisons between the mining plan and the actual ground in realtime. The technology allows improvements in design compliance and reduces errors in digging and dumping. These improvements lead to more productions, less coal loss,…

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The Queensland Plan

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The Queensland Plan is a 30 year plan for Queensland which is being prepared by the Queensland Government. The final publication will be released in mid-2014, but now is the time to have your say on the future of Queensland. The Queensland Government has released…

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The Economics of Saving an Endangered Species

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How do you determine which endangered species receives resources to save them, and which go without? Traditionally money has been channeled to a species based on risk. Those species at greater risk receive greater funds in order to boost conservation efforts. However director of Queensland…

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EPA Approves Gorgon Expansion

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The Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has approved a further extension of the Gorgon liquified natural gas (LNG) facility. Chevron received conditional approval for the expansion, which includes the use of an additional 32 hectares of land on Barrow Island to allow construction work that will…

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North Perth Basin Mineral Sands Project May Start As Early As September

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After being given approval by the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA), Image Resources will now release release their public environmental review of their proposed North Perth Basin mineral sands project.The release will allow a wider audience of stakeholders to examine the proposal. Image is currently processing…

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Silt Plumes Pose Little Risk To Environment

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Silt Plumes seen leaving the Inpex Jetty Construction Site in Darwin pose little risk to the environment, according to the Environmental Protection Authority (EPA). The plumes come amid the driving of steel piles into the seabed in preparation of the Inpex Ichthys project. Whilst the…

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