VIC: Firm Fined for Improper Industrial Waste Management

Reported by Julia | 23 Sep, 2010

An environmental and engineering services company has been fined by the EPA Victoria over improper drilling waste disposal in May. The company was fined $5,000 earlier this month after receiving complaints that it left drums of drilling waste in West Footscray. It was discovered that a contractor for the company finished drilling works and left …

SA: Work at Desal Plant Resumes

Reported by Julia | 26 Jul, 2010

The suspension of construction work has been lifted at an Adelaide’s desalination plant on Friday following a site safety audit. Work was suspended after a 35-year-old worker died at the site on July 16. The use of a soft sling lift has been blamed for the death of the worker. The man was hit by …