The Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety (DMIRS) have released two new draft guidance notes and are taking submissions until 9 November 2017.
Just a reminder that as of 1 July 2017 a number of changes to WA Government Department structures have been implemented. Expect changes to government department websites and email addresses in the near future. Changes of interest to the environmental … Continued
Independence Group (IGO) has successfully completed the first export shipments of copper and nickel concentrate from the Port of Esperance (PoE) last week. Shipping of concentrate from the Nova minesite used half height sealed sea containers or “rotabox” containers which … Continued
MBS is excited to be involved in a joint mine pit lakes study with ChemCentre, CSIRO, the Department of Mines and Petroleum, Department of Water, and Department of Environmental Regulation. Our very own Dr Dave will be involved as part … Continued
The inaugural Environmental Practitioners’ Workshop: Sharing experiences in environmental practice will be held this Friday 26 May 2017 at the Leediville Oval (Medibank Stadium). This is seen as a valuable networking and knowledge sharing opportunity. The workshop has received record … Continued
Just a reminder that MRF submissions for 2016/2017 are due on 30 June 2017. You can access the updated 2017 MRF Guidelines here (external link). If you require any assistance with your MRF lodgement, feel free to contact Michael Dufty … Continued
The Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP) has introduced Programme of Work spatial lodgement (referred to as PoW-S) applications which will be compulsory from July 2017. DMP have been running training sessions to assist applicants. MBS staff Freea and Talia … Continued
Changes to WA government department structures were announced on Friday 28 April. The media statement is available here (external link). Changes of interest to the environmental and mining sectors include: New Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety – incorporates … Continued