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Corporate entry CRC for Mining Technology and Equipment (1991 - 2003)

From
1 July 1991
Queensland, Australia
To
30 June 2003
Functions
Metallurgy, Mineralogy or mining and Industrial or scientific research
Alternative Names
  • Cooperative Research Centre for Mining Technology and Equipment
Location
Room S204 Level 2, Hawken Engineering Building, The University of Queensland, Queensland 4072

Summary

Established in July 1991, the Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Mining Technology and Equipment was one of the first Cooperative Research Centres formed. The CRC's research includes areas such as fracture and damage mechanics, rock and coal characterisation, fragmentation and instrumentation.

In July 2003 this CRC was replaced by CRCMining.

Details

From their Web site, May 2002: "The Centre's purpose is to deliver a continual stream of safety and productivity enhancing technologies (the benefits) to the Australian mining industry (the beneficiary), and to have these technologies adopted by the industry (the measure of success)."

Timeline

 1991 - 2003 CRC for Mining Technology and Equipment
       2003 - CRC Mining

Published resources

Books

  • Cooperative Research Centres Program (Australia), CRC Compendium / Cooperative Research Centres Program, Australia, Australian government Publishing Service, Canberra, 1996, 72 pp. Details

Online Resources

Ailie Smith