Mining Suppliers Awards Finalists highlight positive impact of mining across NSW

Mining Suppliers Awards Finalists highlight positive impact of mining across NSW

September 30, 2013

Businesses from around NSW are being recognised for their innovation and excellence in supporting the NSW mining sector, and selected as finalists in the 2013 NSW Mining Suppliers Awards.

Scientific study improves air quality knowledge

September 20, 2013

The release of the Upper Hunter Valley Particle Characterisation Study is a welcome addition to a fact-based discussion about air quality issues in the Upper Hunter, NSW Minerals Council Chief Executive Stephen Galilee said today.

Excellence recognised at NSW Mining awards

September 17, 2013

Four companies have been recognised at the 2013 Environment and Community Excellence Awards for implementing high quality projects that can be shared across the industry.

Revised explorers’ handbook launched at Environment & Community Conference

Revised explorers’ handbook launched at Environment & Community Conference

September 16, 2013

The NSW Minerals Council is committed to providing strong leadership for the exploration sector, including the promotion of leading practice, NSW Minerals Council CEO Stephen Galilee said today at the launch of the revised handbook for NSW explorers.

NSW Minerals Council Environment & Community Conference

September 16, 2013

Mining in NSW is a community-based industry, and community issues are the industry’s issues, NSW Minerals Council CEO, Stephen Galilee has told the Council’s 2013 Environment and Community Conference in the Hunter Valley.

NSW Minerals Council welcomes new Industry Minister Macfarlane

September 16, 2013

"The return of Ian Macfarlane as Minister for Industry with responsibility for energy and resources is great news for NSW mining and the economy more generally,” NSW Minerals Council CEO, Stephen Galilee said today.

New funding welcome but more needed for Upper Hunter mining communities

September 13, 2013

The NSW Minerals Council welcomes today’s announcement from the NSW Government of funding of over $21 million for Upper Hunter infrastructure projects.

The ‘stop everything’ agenda stopped by the voters

The ‘stop everything’ agenda stopped by the voters

September 12, 2013

Last Saturday’s election result delivered a clear verdict on the voters’ choice for a new government. It also delivered a clear message of rejection to candidates and parties seeking to gain political traction by running on a ‘stop everything’ agenda targeting mining and resources.

A new government and a new way on mining

September 08, 2013

The new federal Coalition Government is expected to deliver a new approach to mining issues and policies to strengthen the mining sector in NSW, according to NSW Minerals Council CEO Stephen Galilee.

NSW Mining welcomes Coalition incentives for explorers

September 03, 2013

NSW Minerals Council CEO Stephen Galilee has welcomed today’s commitment from the federal Coalition to introduce an Exploration Development Incentive targeted at small exploration companies.

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