News

AMEC CEO Appointed

Posted on 8/17/2017
AMEC is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Warren Pearce as its new CEO.

Qld Explorers looking for the next big strike

Posted on 8/14/2017
The opening of applications this week for grants to help meet the costs of exploring Queensland’s vast North West minerals province has been applauded by the States mineral explorers.

Blueprint delivers for North West QLD

Posted on 7/20/2017
Mineral explorers in Queensland have welcomed the release of North West Minerals Province Blueprint by Mines Minister Dr Anthony Lynham saying it is a vote of confidence in the industry and the region.

Departmental financial incompetence exposed

Posted on 6/23/2017
“The financial incompetence of the Department of Mines and Petroleum to manage a mine safety levy and Trust Fund has been exposed...

Certainty for four approved uranium projects

Posted on 6/20/2017
“Today the Hon Bill Johnston MLA, Minister for Mines and Petroleum, provided certainty for the four approved uranium projects...

Lean New South Wales budget for mining and mineral exploration

Posted on 6/20/2017
“The New South Wales budget was very lean for mining and mineral exploration...

Increased certainty for Native Title

Posted on 6/14/2017
“The passage of the Native Title Amendment (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) legislation through Parliament provides greater certainty for the Australian mining and mineral exploration industry...

Queensland budget delivers for North West Minerals Province

Posted on 6/14/2017
“This year the Queensland Budget is focussed on improving mining and mineral exploration in the North-West province of Queensland...

Mining exploration fall needs to be addressed

Posted on 6/6/2017
“The mineral exploration statistics released this week by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) shows that mineral exploration in Australia continues to fall...

Simon Bennison retiring from AMEC

Posted on 5/30/2017
President of the Association of Mining and Exploration Companies, Mr Will Robinson, today informed members that Mr. Simon Bennison will be retiring from the role of CEO of AMEC in August 2017.