Nubian Water Systems

The company takes a classical approach to providing water systems whilst specialising in greywater recycling, water purification, stormwater harvesting and treatment, and water disinfection. In addition, the company provides risk management systems, water quality monitoring and diagnostic systems.

Total Water Management

Liberty Industrial

That has been the task facing Rio Tinto as it prepares to dismantle its HIsmelt pig iron plant at Kwinana, south of Perth, for shipping and rebuilding in China. For this process, Rio Tinto chose Sydney-based Liberty Industrial, a leading provider of specialist demolition contracting services to the mining, heavy industrial and power generation industries.

Watch it Come Down

Torque Industries

In 2008 Torque Hydraulics acquired Hydra-Pac Waste Systems, a specialist designer and manufacturer of vertical and horizontal baling equipment with over 30 years industry experience, and changed its name to the current Torque Industries to reflect its diversification. Director Tony Neef told us more about Hydra-Pac and the other divisions of the group.

Waste Not, Want Not

Nitro Drilling

Nitro Drilling is a relatively young company that started in 2002 with just a couple of rigs and has grown to now have twenty-five. Rene Valstar is the primary owner and director, and when he saw the need to expand operations, he brought Dan Rogers on board. Dan came along in 2008, bringing a wealth of experience in Queensland’s construction sector, and together they have built one of the most sought after drilling companies in Australia.

The Coal Specialists

MSS Security

Specific areas of expertise include static guarding, recruitment, training, risk management consulting and investigation services. The company is particularly well placed to provide security to the resource sector due to its ability to easily deploy trained and licensed staff to remote worksites.

Guarding Australia

Melbourne Water

A big city like Melbourne is a large consumer of water for many purposes and Melbourne Water provides safe and reliable water services in a sustainable fashion. From water storage, storm water management, sewage, drainage and treatment to the health of rivers and creeks, Melbourne Water serves a crucial function in everyday life in Melbourne and surrounding municipalities. We spoke with Melbourne Water’s Communications Officer Nicolas McGay about these issues and about two major projects currently underway.

Clean and Clear

MAK Industrial Water Solutions

So it is not unreasonable to expect that a Perth-based company might be a leading light in the area of water treatment and, in particular, reverse osmosis. MAK Industrial Water Solutions is that company and Chief Executive Officer Andy Byk told us how the company has been progressing.

Salt-Free

KMH Environmental

As an industry leader, the company is known for advising on and providing turnkey engineering solutions to numerous public and private sector clients across Australia and South East Asia in the infrastructure, construction and mining sectors.

Meeting the Environmental Needs of Industry

Laing O’Rourke

Ichthys has a project life of at least 40 years and an initial capacity to produce 8.4 million tonnes of LNG and 1.6 million tonnes of LPG per year, as well as approximately 100,000 barrels of condensate per day at peak. The gas processing plant will be onshore at Blaydin Point within Darwin’s Middle Arm Peninsula industrial area – connected to the field by a pipeline 889km in length.

Global Village

Swire Oilfield Services

The company has invested millions in the Australasian region over the past two years.

Shaping the Market

Strategic Resources

There are 17 classified rare earth elements, many of which have strategic purposes. Rare in name only, these elements are anything but scarce as they are found all over the world. The challenge rare earth elements pose is during extraction, as they exist in low concentrations and are difficult to separate from one another.

October 20, 2017, 7:12 AM AEDT