Category: Technology

New app promotes mineral and petroleum discovery in WA

Mines and Petroleum Minister Bill Marmion has launched a new cutting-edge application for mobile phones and tablets which promotes the discovery of new mineral and petroleum resources in WA. Developed from the Department of Mines and Petroleum’s extensive and growing…
South Australia invests in research for new pest detection technology

The South Australian government’s SARDI research institute, in collaboration with Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) and Plant Biosecurity Cooperative Research Centre (PBCRC), has started a new research project to develop technology that would reduce crop losses and safeguard biosecurity…
New silos for Kangaroo Island to increase exports

A new silo complex opened today by a Kangaroo Island grain company is said to fortify its reputation as a producer and exporter of premium quality grains grown and create seven new jobs by 2015/16. The State Government matched Kangaroo…

The Minister for Energy and Resources Bryan Green has praised ground breaking 3D modelling of Tasmania, which is aimed at boosting mineral exploration. In an Australian first, highly detailed 3D geological models are now accessible through a state-of-the-art viewing facility…