LNG Means Big Business for Samsung

South Korean conglomerate Samsung is making a bold foray into the liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant market in North America with the design of a key export facility in Texas.


skills shortage

Fire, Electrical Engineers in Demand: Survey

Though overall demand is in decline as the resource sector pulls back, skills shortages...

Published on 21 October 2014

Development of Self-Healing Concrete Moves Closer

Bio-mineralisation is the process by which living organisms can produce minerals. and a possible...

Published on 20 October 2014
climate change

Govt Moves Closer to Climate Change Deal

The federal government is quietly confident of reaching a deal to pass its Direct...

Published on 16 October 2014

“Autotune” Software Could Help Building Energy Modelling

Researchers at the US Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) are developing...

Published on 20 October 2014

Industry Briefs


Wind Tower Maker Cuts 100 Jobs

AMWU assistant state secretary Craig Kelly says the federal and state governments are to blame for...

Published on 24 October 2014

Copper Falls on Comex

Copper prices have ended lower as lacklustre US economic data and a stronger US dollar weighs...

Published on 24 October 2014

Iron Ore Junior Pushes on with Mine Plan

The chairman of Flinders Mines has told investors that it is pushing ahead with plans to...

Published on 24 October 2014

Rheem Australia Frustrated by ACCC Stance

Rheem Australia has expressed its disappointment at the Statement of Issues released on Friday (17 October)...

Published on 23 October 2014