Industry News

Queensland coal miner awarded $1.25m after crashing on drive home after 12-hour shift

QldCoalSmashA central Queensland coal miner has been awarded more than $1 million in damages after being injured in a car crash while driving home from work, in a case that has been tipped to change the way mining companies deal with fatigue.

Harold Kerle was driving home at 6:30am in October 2008 after a long night shift at the Norwich Park coal mine near Middlemount, north-west of Rockhampton, when he failed to negotiate a slight curve. >> Read More Here


Hurstbridge Line Upgrade

Date: 20 December 2016
Project List: – State: VIC, Type: Rail
Location: Rosanna Station – North East Melbourne Suburbs
Project Manager: Level Crossing Removal Authority (LXRA)
Budget: $140 million inclusive
Phase: Community Consultation – View to begin in 2017
Jobs Created: 200+
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CoachPOINT : Changing Horizons

ChangingHorizonsA season ahead can be like a weather change. You know its coming, and you may even know what to dress like for when it arrives, but what are you doing to make sure you’re ready to switch into the weather change when it arrives? Ensuring you are ready is the necessity of preparation to make the most of every opportunity.

Change can be an inconvenience at the best of times, incredibly ill-timed at the worst of times, and yet change invites us to grow and navigate the opportunities to both actively engage results we’re seeking, and reflect on the progress of results so far obtained. Continue reading

News : Kidman Cattle Co Approved To Rinehart

KidmanCattleCoThe sale of Kidman cattle empire has been approved by Treasurer Scott Morrison, with the empire now belonging to mining magnate Gina Rinehart and a Chinese consortium.
In a statement, Mr Morrison said a local farming family would acquire the largest station in the Kidman group, Anna Creek, and its outstation The Peake. >> Read full story here