Gladstone Industry News

Mon 3 Feb 2020

Gladstone Engineering Alliance announces new GM

premium_icon Gladstone Engineering Alliance announces new GM

GEA board president Anthony Buenen said the new general manager had made the role her own.

Sat 1 Feb 2020

High-level hydrogen talks to be held in Gladstone

premium_icon High-level hydrogen talks to be held in Gladstone

Gladstone residents will hear why the city is uniquely positioned to take advantage of a new source of clean energy when the Central Queensland Hydrogen Forum comes to...

Fri 31 Jan 2020

CQ JOBS: Growth projected in health, mining and education

premium_icon CQ JOBS: Growth projected in health, mining and education

HEALTHCARE, mining and education are predicted to be the biggest growth industries in Central Queensland, according to data from the Department of Employment.

Thu 30 Jan 2020

GPC responds to coal port ‘weak link’ coronavirus concern

premium_icon GPC responds to coal port ‘weak link’ coronavirus concern

The Miners Union is deeply concerned about what it says is an absence of biosecurity protocols at coal ports to deal with the coronavirus outbreak.

Wed 8 Jan 2020

WORLD LEADING: Biggest year yet for LNG

premium_icon WORLD LEADING: Biggest year yet for LNG

GLADSTONE is on track to become a world leader as a liquefied natural gas port, after a record-breaking year for the $70 billion Curtis Island facilities.

Wed 1 Jan 2020

Four huge projects to watch in Gladstone in 2020

premium_icon Four huge projects to watch in Gladstone in 2020

BUILDING work could have a welcomed boost this year if several projects on the cards for the Gladstone region break ground.

Tue 17 Dec 2019

Santos fined $13k for causing ‘enviornmental nuisance’

premium_icon Santos fined $13k for causing ‘enviornmental nuisance’

SANTOS has been fined more than $13,000 for causing environmental nuisance by having black smoke billow from its GLNG flare at Curtis Island in August.

Fri 13 Dec 2019

NEW INDUSTRY: Calls for Gladstone hydrogen taskforce

premium_icon NEW INDUSTRY: Calls for Gladstone hydrogen taskforce

GLADSTONE’S deputy mayor has called for the formation of a local government taskforce aimed at placing the region at the forefront of hydrogen development.

Wed 27 Nov 2019

Scope for sale of Curtis Island LNG plant’s assets

premium_icon Scope for sale of Curtis Island LNG plant’s assets

INFRASTRUCTURE investors are being tempted by the potential sale of assets at Shell’s Queensland Curtis ­Liquefied Natural Gas plant at Curtis Island.

Mon 25 Nov 2019

Qld’s bid for funds for Curtis Island LNG infrastructure

premium_icon Qld’s bid for funds for Curtis Island LNG infrastructure

QUEENSLAND has renewed its campaign for federal funds for new gas pipelines and infrastructure at Curtis Island to make more gas available for the east coast market.

Fri 22 Nov 2019

CQ mine marks major milestone at RG Tanna terminal

premium_icon CQ mine marks major milestone at RG Tanna terminal

IN THE early hours of Wednesday the loading of cape-size MV Marijeannie marked a major milestone.

Thu 21 Nov 2019

BUSINESS MILESTONE: Yarwun celebrates 15 years

premium_icon BUSINESS MILESTONE: Yarwun celebrates 15 years

THE Bulldogs won the premiership and John Howard was in his eighth year as Australia’s PM. It was 2004, and Gladstone’s industrial landscape was changing.

Wed 6 Nov 2019

Authority cracks down on GAWB's confidentiality claims

premium_icon Authority cracks down on GAWB's confidentiality claims

INFORMATION initially redacted in a report about future pricing for GAWB's customers has been forcibly released by the Queensland Competition Authority.

Tue 29 Oct 2019

Second tug boat crash reported in four months

premium_icon Second tug boat crash reported in four months

A SECOND investigation has been launched by Australia’s peak maritime body after another tug boat crash involving Smit Lamnalco.

Mon 28 Oct 2019

Collaboration the key to success for EQIP

premium_icon Collaboration the key to success for EQIP

Local organisation recognised at 58th Queensland Training Awards.

Fri 25 Oct 2019

BSL exploring options amid ‘tough’ times

premium_icon BSL exploring options amid ‘tough’ times

BOYNE Smelters Limited is exploring every option to address the tough conditions faced by the aluminium industry.

Fri 18 Oct 2019

Miners told to pay rail giant’s court costs

premium_icon Miners told to pay rail giant’s court costs

A GROUP of coal miners who initiated a failed court battle against Aurizon has been ordered to pay more than half of the rail giant’s court costs.

Thu 17 Oct 2019

Recognition for green idea for red mud

premium_icon Recognition for green idea for red mud

A RESEARCH team exploring ways to transform red mud into a soil that could be used for growing plants has been awarded for its innovation.

REVEALED: How much region made out of gas boom

premium_icon REVEALED: How much region made out of gas boom

A NEW report has revealed the extent of the financial boost to wages and local businesses during the biggest boom the region has ever seen.

Fri 11 Oct 2019

PHOTOS: Industry’s night of nights

premium_icon PHOTOS: Industry’s night of nights

Leaders in CQ industry were recognised with the presentation of several awards.

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