MEC Sponsors Copper to the World 2024 Conference in Adelaide

MEC is excited to announce our sponsorship of this year’s Copper to the World 2024 conference in Adelaide. Taking place over two days, the event promises to deliver the latest insights and updates on a commodity that is vital to our sustainable future. It stands as a valuable platform for the METS and mining communities alike.

Joining the conference, our CEO, Christofer Catania, and Mining Engineering Manager, Paul King, will be in attendance. Christofer will be taking centre stage as a panellist in the discussion titled “Copper Prospecting in the Digital Age: Tools, Tactics, and Trends.” He eagerly anticipates sharing his insights on how the mining industry can harness digital innovations to enhance copper prospecting methodologies.

Here are the event details:

Date: Tuesday, June 18th – Wednesday, June 19th, 2024

Time: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Venue: Adelaide Convention Centre

For more information, please visit the event website.

We look forward to engaging with fellow industry leaders and exploring the future of copper mining at Copper to the World 2024!

Finalists in Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards 2023!

There’s a buzz of excitement at MEC Mining as we proudly announce that we’ve been selected as finalists in the Professional Services category of the 2023 Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards!

This acknowledgment highlights our dedication to excellence and innovation within the mining sector.

The Premier of Queensland’s Export Awards serves as a resounding tribute to the exporters who are fearlessly pushing boundaries and making Queensland proud on the global stage. It’s a nod to the brilliance and determination that define our export community’s spirit, propelling our economy and reputation to new heights.

So, as we count down the days to October’s Awards Gala, we raise a toast to all the outstanding finalists who share our drive for progress and international expansion. Each finalist’s journey is a source of inspiration, showcasing the resilience and brilliance that define Queensland’s export prowess.

Let the excitement build and the celebration begin!

View the full list of finalists for 2023 here

MEC Mining looks to the future: Strategic changes announced at annual industry event

MEC celebrated another great year with invited guests at their annual industry event, held at Brisbane’s Alchemy Restaurant & Bar on 23 October 2019.

The evening was an opportunity to thank clients and supporters, as well as to share exciting changes for MEC.

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MEC Mining attends Queensland Resources 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 of energy for the east coast.

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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 are of crucial global significance. This event brought together high-profile panellists who are passionate about the future of the world’s energy supply:

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MEC joins leaders at International Mining and Resources Conference 2018

MEC Mining will be in attendance at the 5th annual International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) in Melbourne from 29 October to 1 November 2018. The conference, held at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, connects global mining leaders with technology and finance as they look to the future of mining.

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MEC joins the nation’s leading resources companies at the Brisbane Resources Round-Up

MEC Mining Director Simon Cohn will join Australia’s leading resources companies and corporate investment advisors at the Brisbane Resources Round-Up on 17 and 18 October 2018.

The event, previously known as the Mining Resources Convention, is being held at the Hilton Brisbane, and presents exciting learning and networking opportunities.

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Komatsu: Transform Mining hackathon wrap-up

MEC Mining was excited to support Unearthed at the Komatsu: Transform Mining hackathon over the weekend at River City Labs.

Our General Manager – Strategy and Business Development Maria Joyce enjoyed her time on the judging panel listening to pitches from 14 miningtech #startups, who presented a diverse range of innovative solutions in response to four real-world business challenges from Komatsu. Our Director Simon Cohn for was awarded with a prize for his efforts as a mentor over the weekend.

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MEC Mining supports Komatsu: Transform Mining hackathon

Komatsu, a leading supplier of technology and equipment to the global mining industry, along with Unearthed Solutions has launched Komatsu: Transform Mining hackathon.

Over the course of a 54-hour hackathon event held at River City Labs in Brisbane this weekend. Mining technology start-ups will be given the opportunity to showcase how their technology applies to the following four major mining challenges currently faced by Komatsu:

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Resources Sector Heavyweights Unite at Industry Breakfast Forum

Up to 60 resources sector senior industry leaders converged at the MEC Mining and Siecap jointly hosted Industry Breakfast Forum at the Brisbane Club on Friday, May 13.

And despite the superstitions surrounding the day’s date – it was far from all doom and gloom forecast for the industry as the mining downturn bottoms out.

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