Transforming mining and delivering productivity

With low commodity prices, innovation is the key to mining productivity and delivering value to mining operations.

Australian METS are pivotal in supplying you with solutions for your mining future. By tapping into these capabilities you can unlock opportunities which can optimise your mine operations.

The Australian mining supply chain is delivering proven solutions to mining companies which can improve your productivity and efficiency, lower costs, increase automation and introduce new technologies.

A greater willingness by miners to consider the METS sector as the enablers of innovation to address your mining problems in a challenging market. Read more about the innovation solutions and value-add of Australian METS companies.

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19 Jul 2017 / News

World's leading industry report now available

Report finds Aussie METS are central to innovation

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28 Jun 2017 / News

Future Workforce Program Applications Closing

Industry feedback on the Future Minerals Workforce Program

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11 Nov 2016

New Project Funds EOI for METS-mining innovation and collaboration projects

METS Ignited Project Funds EOI opportunity for METS-mining innovation and collaboration projects announced at IMARC

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10 Nov 2016 / News

Core Resources and Glencore Technology named winners of the 2016 METS Ignited Collaboration Award

Award winning collaboration between Core Resources and Glencore Techonology.

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08 Nov 2016 / News

Launch of a national plan for a globally competitive Australian METS sector at IMARC

Elizabeth Lewis-Gray launches a plan to catalyse globally competitive change to improve growth of Australia’s METS sector.

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22 Sep 2016 / News

QUT to lead a project with Caterpillar for automation of underground mining vehicles

Advance Queensland funding for QUT and Caterpillar collaboration project

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31 Aug 2016 / Success Story

Fostering international collaboration

METS Ignited fostering collaboration between Australian and international mining experts.

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23 Aug 2016 / News

METS SMEs successful in $3.2M commercialisation grant funding

Five METS SMES offered grants to help access international markets

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08 Aug 2016 / News

Global Innovation Linkages programme to boost global collaboration

New programme to collaborate with global partners on collaborative projects announced

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22 Apr 2016 / News

Researchers to deliver innovative solutions to miners

Advance Queensland researchers to collaborate with industry so research is translated into commercial outcomes.

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18 Apr 2016 / Success Story

The Simulation Group

This innovative METS company firmly believes that all businesses can get it right, first time.

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10 Apr 2016 / Success Story


Dingo’s condition-based asset management system is the recognised standard in mining.

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04 Mar 2016

Sector Competitiveness Plan

2016 METS 10 Year Sector Competitiveness Plan released

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