Export Hub funding announcement to support METS international market access

The mining equipment, technology and services sector has been recognised for its critical contribution to the Australian economy with the announcement of…
May 12, 2020

Hacks for real world challenges solved with technology

Five teams of regional businesses, start-ups and innovators have responded to real industry challenges as part of a three-day hackathon in Mackay.
March 11, 2020
Media Release

METS Innovation Regional Accelerator (MIRA) - Darling Downs

A regional accelerator program for small to medium enterprises (SMEs), scale-ups and start-ups breaking into the mining equipment, technology services…
March 2, 2020
News, Media Release

Regional accelerator program MackHack is back in 2020 to solve mining industry challenges

Following the success of the 2019 event, Split Spaces have brought back the hackathon that threw innovation at mining industry issues - MackHack.
February 17, 2020

$1.1M in project funding now available

Expressions of interest have opened for Queensland businesses to tap into a share of $1.1M available under the Queensland METS Collaborative Projects Fund.
January 10, 2020

Matched funding to promote METS capabilities

Queensland boasts hundreds of METS (Mining Equipment, Technology and Services) companies and a long history of developing innovative products and services…
December 9, 2019
Sector News

BHP recognises technology and METS sector partnership as priority

Speech extract: Resources Technology Showcase, BHP CEO-elect Mike Henry
November 28, 2019
Media Release

Global report: Looming cyber threat in mining paves platform for change

Cybersecurity is considered one of the biggest threats to the world economy, but according to Australian researchers at State of Play, it will take a…
November 19, 2019

METS day with the Minister

METS Ignited was honoured to host Minister for Industry, Science and Technology the Hon Karen Andrews to announce the launch the Future Skills Masterclass…
November 14, 2019

Future Skills - regional masterclass announcement

Minister for Industry, Science and Technology Karen Andrews has announced the launch of the “Future Skills” masterclass for the mining equipment,…
November 11, 2019

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