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Archive December 2016

Wednesday, 28 December 2016 DKMSPP Pty Ltd fined $65,000 after worker crushed at Newmont's Boddington Gold Mine
Friday, 23 December 2016 Stay safe when transporting dangerous goods
Thursday, 22 December 2016 DMP tests earthquake recording site in Broome
Thursday, 22 December 2016 DMP releases land usage guide for Black Diamond
Wednesday, 21 December 2016 Is your site cyclone ready?
Wednesday, 21 December 2016 Second round of public comment open for Mine Ventilation Code
Tuesday, 20 December 2016 DMP hosts two-day geological workshop
Tuesday, 20 December 2016 Stay safe this festive season
Tuesday, 20 December 2016 Thousands connecting online with DMP industry eNewsletters
Monday, 19 December 2016 Carbon dioxide storage papers highlighted at GHGT-13
Friday, 16 December 2016 Prospect Magazine December issue now available
Wednesday, 14 December 2016 Environment eNewsletter now available
Monday, 12 December 2016 DMP code to guide global safety standards
Friday, 9 December 2016 Black Diamond case study presented to international mine management experts
Friday, 9 December 2016 Latest commodity statistics for 2015-2016 now available
Thursday, 8 December 2016 MRF Yearly Report now available
Tuesday, 6 December 2016 High cost for illegal fireworks
Monday, 5 December 2016 Opportunites for onshore and offshore petroleum in northern Australia
Friday, 2 December 2016 Recharging approach to battery transport safety
Friday, 2 December 2016 Western Australia State acreage release for 2017
Thursday, 1 December 2016 DMP clarifies position over NWS royalty deduction claims
Thursday, 1 December 2016 Putting emergency preparedness to the test

Archive November 2016

Wednesday, 30 November 2016 42 exploration projects attract co-funding
Friday, 25 November 2016 Western Australia's mining experience shared at African workshops
Thursday, 24 November 2016 Environment Plan submission process available for public comment
Thursday, 24 November 2016 Nifty Copper Pty Ltd fined $60,000 after worker killed at Pilbara copper mine
Wednesday, 23 November 2016 Mining Act amendments cut red tape
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 DMP guiding next generation of engineers
Monday, 21 November 2016 Stakeholder feedback on the DMP website
Friday, 18 November 2016 Subscribe for DMP updates
Thursday, 17 November 2016 Fieldnotes out now
Wednesday, 16 November 2016 DMP moves to new office in Karratha
Friday, 11 November 2016 South West petroleum exploration permit expires
Friday, 11 November 2016 South West Children's Book about Carbon Storage published in Chinese
Thursday, 10 November 2016 Partnership Guideline available for stakeholder feedback
Wednesday, 9 November 2016 Don’t miss GSWA Goldfields Open Day
Wednesday, 9 November 2016 New and improved DMP statistics digest out now
Monday, 7 November 2016 Kimberley stakeholder engagement over latest petroleum acreage release
Friday, 4 November 2016 Stage 3 Rehabilitation Works at Black Diamond Completed
Friday, 4 November 2016 Pro-Force Plant Site
Thursday, 3 November 2016 DMP wins Premier’s Award
Wednesday, 2 November 2016 $7.3 million Perth Core Library upgrade opens 'on budget and on time'
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 All welcome to attend GSWA Goldfields Open Day

Archive September 2016

Friday, 30 September 2016 Mines Safety Roadshow starts in October
Friday, 30 September 2016 X O W Nominees Pty Ltd fined $110,000 after worker killed at East Pilbara mine
Thursday, 29 September 2016 Remote Aboriginal students hear about dangerous goods safety
Thursday, 29 September 2016 Environment eNewsletter now available
Wednesday, 28 September 2016 Petroleum title conditions prevent access to sections of Swan Valley
Tuesday, 27 September 2016 Overview of guide to regulatory framework for shale and tight gas in WA released
Tuesday, 27 September 2016 What role do regulators have in enforcing corporate social responsibility?
Friday, 23 September 2016 Annual Report highlights DMP achievements
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 Safety concerns addressed as works begin on abandoned mine sites
Friday, 16 September 2016 Latest edition of Prospect magazine now available
Friday, 16 September 2016 Latest petroleum acreage release gazetted
Thursday, 15 September 2016 Tickets available now for 2016 Awards for Excellence
Thursday, 15 September 2016 New Land Access Working Group established
Wednesday, 14 September 2016 New guidelines for onshore petroleum groundwater monitoring released
Thursday, 8 September 2016 DMP briefing helps boost COMESA nation's resource development
Wednesday, 7 September 2016 Book now for the Annual Petroleum Open Day 2016
Monday, 5 September 2016 Focus on fauna as finalists compete for 2016 Golden Gecko awards
Friday, 2 September 2016 Senior executive keeps DMP ship steady as Acting Director General
Thursday, 1 September 2016 Geocentric Datum of Australia upgrade - GDA94 - GDA2020

Archive February 2016

Archive January 2016

Thursday, 21 January 2016 DMP publishes MRF Yearly Report 2015
Monday, 18 January 2016 DMP visit to Africa a success
Monday, 18 January 2016 Revised Low-Impact Activity Framework published
Friday, 15 January 2016 DMP unveils Abandoned Mine Policy
Friday, 8 January 2016 Bushfires sparked by illegal fireworks highlight dangers
Thursday, 7 January 2016 Help shape safety guideline
Wednesday, 6 January 2016 Have your say on draft guidelines

Archived News - 5 November 2015 to December 2015

Wednesday, 23 December 2015 Leave festive fireworks to the professionals
Tuesday, 22 December 2015 'Thinking big' with new 3D Geomodels
Tuesday, 22 December 2015 South West Hub hosts international CCS students and experts
Monday, 21 December 2015 Pocket guide an insight to Mineral Titles Division
Friday, 18 December 2015 Isolating hazardous energies the focus of new guideline
Thursday, 17 December 2015 Safety message from the State Mining Engineer
Thursday, 17 December 2015 Latest edition of Prospect out now
Thursday, 17 December 2015 Perth and Peel Green Growth Plan for 3.5 million - outcomes for basic raw materials extraction
Monday, 14 December 2015 Mining Rehabilitation Advisory Panel members wanted
Friday, 11 December 2015 Thousands connecting online with DMP industry eNewsletters
Friday, 11 December 2015 Tender awarded for Perth Core Library expansion
Tuesday, 8 December 2015 Tunnel training tests emergency response
Friday, 4 December 2015 BTP Equipment Pty Ltd fined $195,000 for Cloudbreak fatality
Friday, 4 December 2015 Ellendale first site to be gazetted under the Mining Rehabilitation Fund Act
Thursday, 3 December 2015 DMP experts to present at safety conference
Thursday, 3 December 2015 $5.17 million on offer for innovative exploration drilling
Wednesday, 2 December 2015 Safety chat with a DMP Dangerous Goods officer
Friday, 27 November 2015 MERC in the city
Tuesday, 24 November 2015 View the training video of the new website
Thursday, 19 November 2015 Dangerous Goods a no-go for Northbridge Tunnel
Wednesday, 18 November 2015 Hydraulic Fracturing for Shale and tight Gas in WA
Thursday, 12 November 2015 Working group streamlines department’s engagement
Thursday, 5 November 2015 Perth Basin baseline monitoring project
Wednesday, 4 November 2015 Industry consulted on Mining Proposal reform
Tuesday, 3 November 2015 New gas agreement for agriculture sector

Archived News - 30 July 2015 to 5 November 2015

Thursday, 26 November 2015 Latest edition of Fieldnotes out now
Wednesday, 11 November 2015 DMP executives build on South West regional presence
Friday, 6 November 2015 Auction the first step toward mine site rehab
Friday, 30 October 2015 Premier Coal inspects all trucks for oil leaks before returning to work
Friday, 30 October 2015 2015 Golden Gecko awarded to innovative micro-tunnel project
Friday, 30 October 2015 New award recognises community and resources sector partnerships
Thursday, 29 October 2015 Latest edition of Prospect out now
Thursday, 29 October 2015 MRF awarded for developing the economy
Monday, 26 October 2015 Director General promotes WA resources industry to Chinese investors
Monday, 26 October 2015 Rio Tinto fined $70,000 after mine site death
Monday, 26 October 2015 South West exploration proposals do not include hydraulic fracturing
Friday, 23 October 2015 Approvals performance report shows strong online uptake
Wednesday, 21 October 2015 Drilling down to greater safety
Tuesday, 20 October 2015 Last chance to purchase Golden Gecko tickets
Tuesday, 20 October 2015 Regulatory framework to guide future of shale and tight gas
Monday, 19 October 2015 Training highlights road safety collaboration
Friday, 16 October 2015 Road safety recognition
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 Environmental reform briefing for Goldfields stakeholders
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 Environmental reform briefing for Goldfields stakeholders
Tuesday, 13 October 2015 Spreading the mines safety message
Friday, 9 October 2015 RER program delivering environmental reforms
Wednesday, 7 October 2015 DMP recognised for disability contracts
Tuesday, 6 October 2015 DMP staff attend Mid West information sessions
Monday, 5 October 2015 Company fined $90,000 after worker injured
Monday, 5 October 2015 The new DMP website launching soon
Thursday, 1 October 2015 Four weeks to go to the 2015 Golden Gecko Awards night
Tuesday, 29 September 2015 Have your say on draft Mining Proposal guidelines
Friday, 25 September 2015 Report highlights the year that was
Thursday, 24 September 2015 Disability Access and Inclusion Plan available for public comment
Thursday, 24 September 2015 Sarah Bellamy named WA Telstra Business Women’s Award finalist
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 Tickets now available for Golden Gecko Awards
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 Autonomous safety code a world first
Tuesday, 15 September 2015 Mining Rehabilitation Fund recognised as Premier’s Awards finalist
Friday, 11 September 2015 WA resources industry valued at $99.5 billion in 2014-15
Tuesday, 8 September 2015 Tyre safety focus for guideline
Friday, 28 August 2015 Inspections target dangerous goods sites
Friday, 28 August 2015 Safer mine sites focus of forum
Thursday, 27 August 2015 Golden Gecko finalists for 2015 announced
Monday, 24 August 2015 Report helps unravel safety risks in mining
Thursday, 20 August 2015 Fieldnotes out now
Thursday, 20 August 2015 Dangerous Goods safety on display at Open Day
Thursday, 20 August 2015 Strategically planning Western Australia’s resources future
Wednesday, 19 August 2015 Annual Petroleum Open Day 2015
Tuesday, 11 August 2015 Statistics show timely assessments in WA
Monday, 10 August 2015 Record applications assessed on time
Monday, 10 August 2015 Adom the carbon atom gets Japanese translation
Friday, 7 August 2015 $40,000 fine for Karara Mining Ltd
Monday, 3 August 2015 Do you regularly use the DMP website?
Monday, 3 August 2015 Isolation hazard guidance open for comment
Friday, 31 July 2015 Mining Rehabilitation Fund learnings shared at Women in Mining event

Archived News - 29 Dec 2014 to 29 July 2015 FULL

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 $30,000 fine for Mt Gibson Mining
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 Feedback sought on draft Abandoned Mines Policy
Wednesday, 29 July 2015 Have your say on safety reforms
Thursday, 23 July 2015 Prospect magazine out now
Thursday, 23 July 2015 Browse FLNG project another step closer
Tuesday, 21 July 2015 Truck show an opportunity to learn about safety
Monday, 20 July 2015 High compliance in MRF second year
Monday, 20 July 2015 New DMP website launch delayed
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 Native Title process begins for South West petroleum permit area
Tuesday, 14 July 2015 Tenement data flowing freely
Thursday, 9 July 2015 Environmental reform benefitting industry
Wednesday, 1 July 2015 New resource management regulations
Monday, 29 June 2015 New assessment fees on hold ahead of new WA mining reforms
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 Co-funding builds on exploration success
Monday, 22 June 2015 MRF deadline approaching
Thursday, 18 June 2015 There’s more to Rotto than meets the eye
Friday, 12 June 2015 Focus of forum on safe sustainable development
Friday, 12 June 2015 Training opportunities in DMP online systems
Thursday, 11 June 2015 Online transactions the way of the future
Friday, 5 June 2015 Site visits highlight importance of safety
Wednesday, 3 June 2015 Shale and tight gas water management seminar attracts international experts
Monday, 25 May 2015 Flying the flag for Western Australia in Asia
Thursday, 21 May 2015 Prospecting popularity prompts safety message
Monday, 18 May 2015 Joint operation targets transport safety
Thursday, 14 May 2015 Productive Kalgoorlie visit for DMP executive
Thursday, 14 May 2015 DMP experts discuss shale and tight gas
Thursday, 14 May 2015 WA resources sector benefits from State Government budget funding
Tuesday, 12 May 2015 New calculator estimates MRF levy
Friday, 8 May 2015 Highlighting hygiene management
Thursday, 7 May 2015 Revised guidelines clarify mine closure requirements
Wednesday, 6 May 2015 MRF Roadshow hits Goldfields
Tuesday, 5 May 2015 DMP wins a WorkSafe Gold Certificate of Achievement
Monday, 4 May 2015 Emergency responders put to the test
Friday, 1 May 2015 First MRF tenement managers’ forum a success
Thursday, 30 April 2015 DMP continues to meet approvals targets
Tuesday, 28 April 2015 $75,000 fine for Agnew Gold
Friday, 24 April 2015 MRF team providing support in the Goldfields
Friday, 17 April 2015 Exploration Incentive Scheme creates millions in benefits to WA
Friday, 10 April 2015 Low-impact activity changes proposed
Wednesday, 8 April 2015 Tyre safety in the spotlight
Thursday, 2 April 2015 Australia’s biggest magnetite mine is getting bigger
Wednesday, 1 April 2015 Feedback sought on DMP website
Wednesday, 1 April 2015 The latest edition of Prospect out now
Tuesday, 31 March 2015 Assistance available for 2015 MRF online reports
Monday, 30 March 2015 WA resources industry valued at $114 billion in 2014
Friday, 27 March 2015 Improving transparency of petroleum regulation
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 Review finds State’s royalty system is fair and predicable
Tuesday, 24 February 2015 Open Day to showcase Aboriginal employment opportunities
Monday, 29 December 2014 Gas leak sparks police investigation

Archive News - 7 Nov 2014 to 25 March 2015 - FULL

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 Perth racing fuel supplier fined $50,000
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 Shale and tight gas information flows for Kimberley communities
Monday, 23 March 2015 Golden Gecko entry deadline approaching
Friday, 20 March 2015 Thousands connecting online with DMP
Thursday, 19 March 2015 Graduate survey success for DMP
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 A new DMP website is on the way
Tuesday, 17 March 2015 Canning Coastal Deep Seismic Survey data goes online
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 Broome and Derby Public Information Sessions
Friday, 6 March 2015 The Canning Basin — a research focus
Thursday, 5 March 2015 New online mineral exploration reporting system
Thursday, 5 March 2015 GSWA Open Day marks Round 11 of Co-funded Drilling Program
Friday, 27 February 2015 How low is “As Low As Reasonably Practicable” (ALARP)?
Friday, 27 February 2015 DMP in joint traffic operation
Tuesday, 24 February 2015 Conference Ensuring an environmentally sustainable resources industry
Thursday, 19 February 2015 High-voltage switch danger for mine sites
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 Council seeks information about WA’s onshore gas development
Tuesday, 17 February 2015 Goodbye to planet Earth as we know it
Monday, 16 February 2015 New user-friendly online tenement system
Thursday, 12 February 2015 DMP’s oil and gas licensing expertise
Friday, 6 February 2015 December quarter approvals performance on target
Wednesday, 4 February 2015 Lightning storms can light up dangerous goods
Tuesday, 3 February 2015 Facts outlined on environmental assessment fees
Friday, 30 January 2015 Eastern Goldfields future fired up with new gas pipeline
Friday, 30 January 2015 Crane designer fined $16,000
Thursday, 22 January 2015 Fatality at Woodie Woodie Manganese mine
Thursday, 22 January 2015 GSWA database training dates for 2015
Tuesday, 20 January 2015 DMP ignites crackdown on fireworks in lead up to Australia Day
Thursday, 15 January 2015 DMP geoscientist recognised for contributions to science in China
Wednesday, 14 January 2015 Gas leak sparks police investigation
Wednesday, 24 December 2014 MRF returns $1 billion in bonds
Monday, 22 December 2014 Bilateral Agreements to streamline environmental approvals
Friday, 19 December 2014 Iron ore relief package backs jobs and industry
Friday, 19 December 2014 EPA release bulletin on hydraulic fracturing
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 Pinnacles declared a no go zone
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 Engagement vital for South West Hub
Wednesday, 17 December 2014 Latest edition of Prospect magazine out!
Tuesday, 16 December 2014 $7500 fine for unsafe fuel storage
Friday, 12 December 2014 New Geological Survey of WA eBookshop launched
Thursday, 11 December 2014 December edition Environment eNews out now
Thursday, 4 December 2014 Former petroleum head receives Gas Industry Development Award
Wednesday, 3 December 2014 GSWA creates new State-wide bedrock digital map
Wednesday, 3 December 2014 Mine safety regulators give full support for drug raids
Tuesday, 2 December 2014 Training and workshop for prospectors in Kalgoorlie
Thursday, 20 November 2014 DMP welcomes findings of Auditor General report
Monday, 17 November 2014 Latest edition of Fieldnotes out
Friday, 14 November 2014 How low is ALARP?
Wednesday, 12 November 2014 Special edition environment eNewsletter out now
Tuesday, 11 November 2014 Resources Safety Matters magazine out now
Friday, 7 November 2014 2014 Premier’s Awards
Friday, 7 November 2014 $68,000 fine for contractor’s death
Tuesday, 4 November 2014 Third quarter approvals performance
Monday, 3 November 2014 Have your say on the structure of resources safety in WA
Friday, 31 October 2014 Testing mine emergency response
Thursday, 30 October 2014 Richard Sellers honoured with prestigious fellowship award
Thursday, 30 October 2014 DMP hailed as one of world’s best regulators
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 Renew your licence to avoid suspension
Tuesday, 28 October 2014 Thousands connecting online with DMP
Monday, 27 October 2014 DMP officer wins top academic honour
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 Rehabilitation plans discussed at Black Diamond
Monday, 20 October 2014 Company fined $115,000 for worker’s death
Monday, 20 October 2014 State’s resources sector in period of transition
Wednesday, 15 October 2014 Industry gets opportunity to provide feedback on environmental reform
Monday, 13 October 2014 Senior DMP geoscientists complete joint fieldwork with China
Monday, 13 October 2014 New petroleum and geothermal publication – the Explorer’s Guide has been updated
Friday, 10 October 2014 In-water hull cleaning system scores 2014 Golden Gecko Award
Wednesday, 8 October 2014 Know your hazards to stay safe
Monday, 6 October 2014 “Six Pillars” campaign looks at transport safety
Friday, 3 October 2014 Public consultation period open for mining proposal reform
Thursday, 2 October 2014 Director General talks reform at nickel conference
Thursday, 2 October 2014 Last chance to purchase Golden Gecko tickets
Wednesday, 1 October 2014 Millions in bonds returned on dead tenements

Archived News - 1 July to 25 Sep 2014 FULL

Thursday, 25 September 2014 Latest GSWA eNewsletter available
Thursday, 25 September 2014 Two weeks to go to 2014 Golden Gecko Awards
Tuesday, 23 September 2014 Feedback sought on draft Annual Environment Report guidelines
Friday, 19 September 2014 Record $121.6 billion value of resources in 2013-14
Friday, 19 September 2014 Global safety experts in Perth
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 Upcoming industry briefing session on RER projects
Wednesday, 17 September 2014 Big turnout at DMP Petroleum and Geothermal Open Day
Friday, 12 September 2014 Environment eNews out now
Tuesday, 9 September 2014 Big fine for Perth fireworks company
Tuesday, 9 September 2014 Oil and gas veteran wins top industry award
Monday, 8 September 2014 Round 10 Co-funded Drilling
Friday, 5 September 2014 DMP team visits Carnarvon to talk about shale and tight gas
Friday, 5 September 2014 Talking environmental reform at APPEA event
Friday, 5 September 2014 Record approval time for Nova discovery
Thursday, 4 September 2014 DMP announced as finalist for Premier’s Awards
Thursday, 4 September 2014 Shale and tight gas talks for Expo
Wednesday, 3 September 2014 Illustrating carbon capture process is child’s play
Wednesday, 3 September 2014 Forging mining ties with Africa
Thursday, 28 August 2014 New mines inspectors welcomed at forum
Thursday, 28 August 2014 Scholarships recognise future leaders
Thursday, 28 August 2014 Company charged in relation to Brockman 2 Mine death
Wednesday, 20 August 2014 Nominees announced for 2014 Golden Gecko Awards
Friday, 15 August 2014 New safety legislation on the drawing board
Friday, 15 August 2014 Mining games draw young mining leaders to Perth
Thursday, 14 August 2014 Environmental offset guidelines released
Tuesday, 12 August 2014 Company pleads guilty over Pilbara mine death
Monday, 11 August 2014 DMP Petroleum and Geothermal Open Day showcases resources sector
Wednesday, 30 July 2014 New train fleet to service Yilgarn iron ore mine
Thursday, 24 July 2014 New director for Dangerous Goods and Petroleum Safety branch appointed
Wednesday, 23 July 2014 Canning Coastal Seismic Survey is done, but not dusted
Thursday, 17 July 2014 Company charged over mine worker death
Wednesday, 16 July 2014 WA miners urged to take lead in global uranium push
Wednesday, 16 July 2014 Mt Webber operation to boost Pilbara and the State
Wednesday, 16 July 2014 Planned temporary outage of DMP Online Systems
Monday, 14 July 2014 DMP staff reap rewards for academic excellence
Friday, 11 July 2014 Beating the drum on safety after QLD tragedy
Thursday, 10 July 2014 Kimberley visit raised awareness of shale and tight gas exploration
Thursday, 10 July 2014 Companies charged for Anderson Point Port Facility accident
Wednesday, 9 July 2014 Hundreds of WA shot firers and mining truck drivers at risk of losing dangerous goods security clearance
Friday, 4 July 2014 Expressions of Interest called for proposed South West sand extraction
Tuesday, 1 July 2014 Mining Rehabilitation Fund now mandatory