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29 May 2019

Australia’s latest battery electric utility vehicle hits the track

New technology launched with support from Industry Growth Centre

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29 May 2019

Austmine 2019 wrap-up

METS Ignited enjoyed a busy week showcasing Australia's METS capability at the Austmine conference in Brisbane.

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22 May 2019

Central Queensland Accelerator program applications now open

MACKHACK 3-day Hackathon provides pitching and mentoring to mining solutions providers

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07 May 2019

Regional accelerator strengthens METS businesses

Five outstanding SMEs have celebrated the completion of the METS Innovation Regional Accelerator at a Demo Day event in Toowoomba.

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18 April 2019

New business opportunity in Chile

METS Ignited together with Fundacion Chile's Expande Open Innovation Program invite Australian METS to take part in a global mining innovation business opportunity with BHP.

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18 April 2019

Robotics and Automation Cluster kick-off

METS Ignited and the Queensland Government, together with BHP, Woodside, CSIRO's Data61 are leading a national push to assert Australia's global competitiveness in the fields of Robotics and Automation.

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27 March 2019

New business opportunity in Chile

METS Ignited together with Fundacion Chile's Expande Open Innovation Program invite Australian METS companies to take part in a global mining innovation business opportunity with BHP.

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05 March 2019

RISE cohort announced

Seventeen SMEs with proven solutions for the mining and energy sectors will take part in the RISE scale-up Accelerator Program kicking off in Brisbane and Perth today.

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01 March 2019

New Project Funds recipients

Mineral Technologies is one of seven mining supply businesses who have received $4.1m in innovation funding under the METS Ignited Collaborative Project Fund, it was announced today.

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14 February 2019

Cooperative funding now available

Critical minerals (used in smart phones, laptops, electric vehicles and other high-tech, high value products) are a focus area of the newly announced industry-research cooperative funding grants supporting short-term projects.

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21 January 2019

METS Cluster Development Manager appointment

METS Ignited welcomes Serge Zaccaria as the newly appointed Cluster Development Manager in South East Queensland.

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17 January 2019

Get your business seen in 2019

METS Ignited and the Queensland Government invite Queensland METS companies to apply for matched funding of up to $2500 to support the production of audio visual material to promote their innovative products and services to the mining sector.

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08 January 2019

METS accelerator update

One day accelerator information session and training workshop for mining and resources innovators in Kalgoorlie and Karratha.

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17 December 2018

State of Play survey: have your say

State of Play is the world's most comprehensive source of knowledge on strategic innovation in the mining sector. The 2016 survey was the largest of its kind in the global mining industry. Now is your chance to have your say in the 2018 survey.

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13 December 2018

METS sector rewarded for excellence

Congratulations South Australian METS companies who have received the 2018 Premier's Awards in Energy and Mining.

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11 December 2018

Clean tech energy reduction competition

METS companies invited to provide comminution solutions in Canada.

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10 December 2018

Research collaborations to accelerate commercialisation

Innovation Launchpad at NIER providing research collaboration and testing facilities for METS innovation.

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06 December 2018

METS business opportunities in India

Australian businesses are invited to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) for export opportunities in India.

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05 December 2018

Growth Centre funding announcement

Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews has announced renewed funding for the METS Ignited Industry Growth Centre.

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