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MRIWA extends its congratulations to the bid team on their hard work in making this bid a success: We are proud to be a part-sponsor for the newly approved ARC Training Centre for Transforming Maintenance through Data Science and we look with interest at the innovations to come. The Centre aims to equip practising engineers and Australian graduates with the next generation of data science methods to benefit Australia’s maintenance technology service sector. Read more here.
MRIWA congratulates the joint winners of this year's Odywn Jones Honours Scholarship Best Thesis Prize: Mr David Fox, “Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Reduction 7 Spheroids from the Tumblagooda Sandstone”, Curtin University Mr Brandon Rego, “Evaluation of the use of Nanofiltration in Treating Tropicana Gold Mine’s Raw Water and its Impact on Gold Ore Leaching Kinetics”, Curtin University The awards will be presented at our annual Scholarships Ceremony on August 28. Mr Fox and Mr Rego will each receive $1,500.
The Stage 1 Bid for the FBICRC was submitted on 3 July 2018. The FBICRC’s vision is to position Australia as a globally competitive provider for the future battery industries value chain, and transform the energy sector by leveraging Australia’s natural resources and internationally recognised research capability. The FBICRC is requesting $25M of funding from the Commonwealth Government CRC Program over a 5 year period: 42 partners in the CRC are committing $26.18M in cash and $13.15M of in-kind contributions in Stage 1. Cash contributions from 35 industry and five government organisations make up 70 per cent of the partner contributions indicating confidence in the FBICRC’s...
MRIWA was pleased to attend the 2018 Copper to the World Conference hosted by the Government of South Australia. Presentations from the conference are now available on the website: http://www.minerals.dpc.sa.gov.au/about_us/initiatives/south_australias_copper_strategy/copper_to_the_world