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Liebherr in $85m expansion in South Australia
24 Apr 2013
Mining equipment and services provider Liebherr-Australia has started work on an $85 million expansion of its head office in Adelaide, part of the global expansion of Swiss-based Liebherr Group.
GE Mining invests in Australian mining equipment manufacturer
17 Jan 2013
GE Mining, part of the multinational GE conglomerate based in Fairfield, Connecticut, has finalised the purchase of the Australian mining equipment manufacturer, Industrea Ltd.
General Electric opens oil and gas skills centre in Perth
28 Nov 2012
General Electric (GE), a multi-services company based in Connecticut, United States, has opened a technology and learning centre to support the oil and gas industry in Perth, Western Australia.
Global centre for mining research opened in Australia
27 Jul 2012
Germany’s leading chemical company, BASF, has opened a research and development centre in Australia to lead technological innovation and increase productivity in the global mining and resources sector.
Global mining research centre to be based in Perth
21 Dec 2011
German-based chemical company, BASF, will establish a global Research and Development (R&D) and Technology centre in Australia.
Australia continues to be an attractive destination for FDI
6 May 2011
Foreign direct investment (FDI) into Australia continues to grow, demonstrating investor confidence in the strong Australian economy. Data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics* shows that, year on year, FDI into Australia grew by 7.5 per c ...
Shell announces new diesel facility in Australia
21 Apr 2011
Shell Australia, a subsidiary of global energy and petrochemicals giant, Royal Dutch Shell, will develop a green field diesel import facility at Newcastle Harbour, NSW. It is the latest in a series of investment projects, including fuel storage facil ...
GE to open technology development centre in Western Australia
12 Apr 2011
Multinational company GE is to open an $80 million technology and learning complex in Perth, WA, to develop highly skilled staff for rapid-growth industries in Australia. The centre will house GE’s headquarters in WA and workshops to service and comm ...
Rio Tinto announces US$3.1 billion expansion in Western Australia
29 Oct 2010
Leading international mining group, Rio Tinto, has announced a US$3.1 billion expansion of its iron ore infrastructure in the Pilbara region in Western Australia.
Leading French multi-energy group invests in Australian project
27 Sep 2010
Leading French multi-energy group, Total, has signed an agreement with the Australian gas conglomerate, Santos, and the Malaysian oil company, Petronas, to invest US$750 million to acquire a 20 per cent interest in the Gladstone Liquefied Natural Gas ...

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