Why everyone needs a personal brand

Why everyone needs a personal brand Think personal branding isn’t for you? Think again. Far from an exercise in vanity or the preserve of ambitious entrepreneurs, personal branding is valuable to anyone pursuing any kind of career. Here’s why. Clarity Essentially, developing a personal brand is about self-awareness. It lets you look at yourself squarely…

Tapping into the upcoming Renewable Energy Boom by re-purposing abandoned mines

Tapping into the upcoming Renewable Energy Boom by re-purposing abandoned mines Renewable energy sources are gaining market share rapidly. However, an important issue with systems that rely heavily on renewable energy is that both solar and wind power have variable outputs depending on circumstances: Solar power only produces energy during the day and has reduced…

Bringing Realism To Feasibility Studies

Bringing Realism To Feasibility Studies With the experience gained from a variety of different mining backgrounds and a good mix of operational and planning experience, MEC can provide a holistic and common-sense approach to feasibility studies. By assessing the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats presented by various mining scenarios, the team is able to differentiate…

Women on Boards event to address gender parity in infrastructure, construction and resources

Women on Boards event to address gender parity in infrastructure, construction and resources MEC Mining’s Maria Joyce will join the panel at the Women on Boards initiative infrastructure, construction & resources focus event on 15 March at Deloitte’s Brisbane office. In her capacity as Women in Mining and Resources Queensland (WIMARQ) Committee Chair, Maria, alongside…

Industry change-makers celebrated at International Women’s Day Breakfast and Resources Awards for Women in Brisbane  

Industry change-makers celebrated at International Women’s Day Breakfast and Resources Awards for Women in Brisbane MEC Mining joined a sold-out crowd of close to 600 people at the 13th annual International Women’s Day Breakfast and Resources Awards for Women, on 8 March at Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, with even more tuning in to a…

UQ engineering students meet MEC Mining

UQ engineering students meet MEC Mining Once again, this year we showed our support for the engineers of tomorrow by attending The University of Queensland Engineering Undergraduate Society (UQ EUS) Careers Fair on 1 March 2018. The Careers Fair brings together engineering students and employers to discuss graduate employment, vacation placements and scholarship opportunities. It’s…