Gladstone Industry News

Fri 12 Mar 2021

Rio Tinto denies bullying claims of Yarwun engineer

Premium Content Rio Tinto denies bullying claims of Yarwun engineer

Engineer claimed he was bullied for more than two years by supervisor, management.

Tue 9 Mar 2021

Record production and $10bn revenue forecast for QLD LNG

Premium Content Record production and $10bn revenue forecast for QLD LNG

Coal still has the majority of the Australian energy market share, but gas and solar are slowly catching up.

Sat 6 Mar 2021

GPC celebrating 107 years of operation this weekend

Premium Content GPC celebrating 107 years of operation this weekend

“GPC employees, past and present, have so much to be proud of.”

Fri 5 Mar 2021

Businesses work together on radar project for weather bureau

Premium Content Businesses work together on radar project for weather bureau

The collaboration of engineering, electrical and transport businesses will build four weather radars.

Thu 4 Mar 2021

CQ to cash in on $1.3b minerals, manufacturing boom

Premium Content CQ to cash in on $1.3b minerals, manufacturing boom

Central Queensland has been identified as a key region for mining and manufacturing prosperity.

Wed 3 Mar 2021

Global mining giant chairman steps down from board

Premium Content Global mining giant chairman steps down from board

The announcement follows the former CEO stepping down and the axing of senior executives.

How this technology will help seafarers to Gladstone

Premium Content How this technology will help seafarers to Gladstone

“Seafarers spend a long time at sea … this technology will allow them to call home once they reach us here in Gladstone.”

Mon 1 Mar 2021

Connect your business to resource industry ‘gold vein’

Premium Content Connect your business to resource industry ‘gold vein’

Aeris Resources is holding industry events for businesses in Gladstone and Bundaberg this month.

Wed 24 Feb 2021

Manufacturers score $244k in grant funding

Premium Content Manufacturers score $244k in grant funding

The funding will go towards a rapid reverse engineering project.

Fri 19 Feb 2021

Will bauxite adjustments hit central Queensland refineries?

Premium Content Will bauxite adjustments hit central Queensland refineries?

Rio Tinto announced estimate adjustments to bauxite resources at Weipa and Gove which supply CQ refineries and smelter.

Thu 11 Feb 2021

New high purity alumina plant to be one of world’s largest

Premium Content New high purity alumina plant to be one of world’s largest

The newly approved $300m high purity alumina plant for Gladstone is expected to create 300 construction jobs and 120 operational jobs.

Fri 29 Jan 2021

Gladstone Ports Corp welcomes 22 fresh faces

Premium Content Gladstone Ports Corp welcomes 22 fresh faces

GPC’s new staff range from apprentice diesel fitters to design electricians.

Wed 27 Jan 2021

Dare to interrupt: GEA’s strong message ahead of luncheon

Premium Content Dare to interrupt: GEA’s strong message ahead of luncheon

“The disparity between men and women in the industries is still there.”

Sat 9 Jan 2021

Ports Corp boss looks into crystal ball

Premium Content Ports Corp boss looks into crystal ball

Acting CEO Craig Walker takes a look forward into 2021.

Thu 31 Dec 2020

What are Gladstone’s biggest eyesores?

Premium Content What are Gladstone’s biggest eyesores?

Many of the nominated industrial “eyesores” have helped shape Gladstone into the city it is today, plus contributed hundreds of millions to the economy.

Mon 28 Dec 2020

MAINTENANCE: Santos plans for new year

Premium Content MAINTENANCE: Santos plans for new year

Works on the GLNG plant on Curtis Island will begin early in the new year.

Tue 22 Dec 2020

Gladstone Port exports strong despite China standoff

Premium Content Gladstone Port exports strong despite China standoff

For the first time since February 2011, no coal left Gladstone for China in November, but record export volumes did.

Mon 21 Dec 2020

Shell sells Curtis LNG interest for $3.3 billion

Premium Content Shell sells Curtis LNG interest for $3.3 billion

The facilities were 100 per cent owned by Shell which will retain a majority stake.

Thu 17 Dec 2020

Environmentalists fear Santos smoke move can’t be monitored

Premium Content Environmentalists fear Santos smoke move can’t be monitored

The Gladstone Conservation Council says it would be near impossible to check Santos is complying with proposed EA changes.

Wed 16 Dec 2020

Santos plans to flare for longer and more often

Premium Content Santos plans to flare for longer and more often

If approved Santos GLNG could expose Gladstone to visible smoke flares for longer periods of time without repercussion.

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