MEC Mining attends Queensland Resource Council’s State of the Sector Forum

MEC Mining attends Queensland Resource Council’s State of the Sector Forum Team members from MEC Mining had the opportunity to attend the Queensland Resource Council’s State of the Sector Forum today. The forum featured a panel of industry leaders who discussed the future of Australia’s energy production with a focus on Queensland as the primary contributor…

Queensland Resources Council membership for MEC

Queensland Resources Council membership for MEC We’re pleased to share that MEC Mining has become a member of independent industry body the Queensland Resources Council (QRC). A non-government organisation representing the interests of companies involved in exploration, mining, minerals processing and energy production, the QRC works to secure an environment that supports the long-term sustainability…

What does the future of Australia’s energy look like? MEC panel discussion tackles complex questions

What does the future of Australia’s energy look like? MEC panel discussion tackles complex questions A diverse panel of leaders from the resources sector discussed the future of energy at MEC Mining’s breakfast forum on 9 November. As the world faces increasing threats from the effects of climate change, discussions around the transition to greener energy…

MEC mobilises for Movember

MEC mobilises for Movember What comes after October? Movember of course! The men and women of MEC Mining will be getting behind the Movember cause this year and cultivating their facial hair to raise money and awareness for men’s health. The Movember Foundation is tackling the biggest health issues faced by men: prostate cancer testicular…

MEC event: mining experts discuss the transition to leadership – and how to lead well once you’re there

MEC event: mining experts discuss the transition to leadership – and how to lead well once you’re there MEC Mining’s booked-out event, ‘Making the transition from technical expert to leader’, was attended by more than 50 mining engineers on 19 October. Held at Alchemy Restaurant and Bar on the banks of the Brisbane River, this…

Iron ore is awesome!

Iron ore is awesome! Iron ore could be forgiven for suffering from an inferiority complex. It has a bit of a dull reputation compared to its fellow commodities.  It’s not as glamorous as gold or silver.  Even Copper is cooler. For most people the words iron ore trigger vague memories of school homework and the…