In this episode we talk with Erica Smyth AC about her career in the resources sector, a career that has taken her from a geologist for BHP through being the first female to undertake a masters geology at McGill University in Canada before returning to Australia. Her career then progressed through various roles at BHP and Woodside after which she became a professional company director.
This episode is a conversation with Ross Waring and Ray Farrier, the Chair and cluster manager of Subsea Innovation Cluster Australia (SICA), about the role SICA is playing in supporting the growth of the Australian subsea industry and how they are helping local businesses offer improved services to the oil and gas operators.
This episode features a conversation with Associate Professor Zach Aman of the University of Western Australia about the research he and his team are undertaking into the formation of hydrates in natural gas.
In this episode we talk with Matt Allen, CEO of SubCon, about the growth of his company from its establishment to becoming one of the world’s leading businesses working in marine concrete and the design and construction of artificial reefs. We also discuss the challenges of working in an industry with major swings in confidence and the impact of the large swings in the oil price in the past decade.
In this episode we talk with Erik Niveld of Deployment Matters about the challenges of introducing new technology to the oil and gas industry. Through Deployment Matters Erik specialises in helping companies better understand how to position their technology so that customers can have confidence in its capabilities and, similarly, works with the end users to help them to maximise the new technologies they may deploy.
A conversation with the three founders of Modulr Tech, a start up bringing data solutions to the resources sector where we talk about their journey from meeting at a hackathon, founding their company and finding their niche. They are a young and passionate company with a lot of energy and ideas, with their energy spilling over in the interview.
In this episode we talk about developing and bringing to market innovative plant preservation technology, technology for performing sub sea cutting using abrasive fluids composite wrapping technology to give installed pipework an extended life along with the challenges of access to capital to grow a new business with Mike Mansell, the CEO of IAS Group.
In this episode we talk container based logistics and the challenges of balancing working for the offshore industry and working for the defense force with Shaun Moore, the co founder and managing director of ECLIPS Engineering
In this episode we talk about new industrial sensor technology, the industrial internet of things, edge processing and the challenges of growing a new hardware technology company in an established market with Alistair Swanson the Australian managing director of Flicq.
In this first episode of the energy innovators podcast we catch up with Miranda Taylor, CEO of National Energy Resources Australia (NERA). In the interview, we talk about Miranda’s background, NERA’s role in the energy sector, some of the highlights from the first three years of operation and NERA’s plans for the first part of 2019.