News and Events
We are pleased to be holding two Tech Talks on Thursday 28 February at Mineral House. The first talk on the JORC code will be presented by Dr Jacqui Coombes and commences at 2:30pm. The second talk will be presented by Professor Adrian Pearce on the Mining Industry 4.0 (MI4) CRC bid, commencing at 4pm. Tickets to both events are available on eventbrite - JORC, MI4.
The McGowan Government today released the report into the Economic Impact of the Minerals Research Institute of Western Australia (MRIWA) demonstrating the significant value to the State of Western Australia through the government’s investment into minerals research. ACIL Allen’s economic impact assessment establishes for each $1 invested by the government there is at least $3.12 in direct benefits to the State with MRIWA’s research program delivering $121.5 million in real income benefits to Western Australian businesses, people and government agencies. The full report can be viewed here. Read the Minister's media release here.
The State Government has today launched the Western Australian Future Battery Industry Strategy to grow the State into a world-leading exporter of future battery minerals, materials, technologies and expertise. MRIWA is excited to have a key role with the implementation of the Strategy by supporting the Future Battery Industries Cooperative Research Centre bid. The Strategy can be accessed here. Please click here for the McGowan Government’s statement on the release of the Strategy.