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Unlocking carbon potential for pastoralists

The State Government has provided in-principle backing for Western Australian pastoralists wanting to unlock the carbon potential of their lands.The Government will back a number of pilot sequestration offset projects by pastoralists, which focus on grazing strategies that increase regeneration of native vegetation and in the process extract carbon dioxide

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Industry collaboration to help train Western Australians for future jobs

A Western Australian vocational education and training (VET) alliance will be established to encourage input and involvement from the mining and resources industry in the development of Australia's first automation qualifications.The WA VET Collaboration, chaired by industry leader Jim Walker, will inform curriculum development, education opportunities and strategies to build

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Dedicated jobs taskforce set to turn WA into a global LNG hub

The State Government announced plans to establish a LNG Jobs Taskforce at today's 2018 Australasian Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference, to help to create new long-term job opportunities focused on servicing, maintaining and improving existing operations.The taskforce, which will be comprised of both industry and government members, will aim to

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WA and NT LNG producers to share maintenance pool

The ACCC has authorised Chevron, INPEX, Shell and Woodside to coordinate maintenance activities at their LNG facilities in Western Australia and Northern Territory.The four LNG producers compete for a limited pool of skilled contractors and specialised equipment to conduct scheduled maintenance.“LNG producers can now schedule maintenance together without risking breaching

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