METS grants up for grabs for Qld companies

Queensland businesses looking to tap into the state’s $7 billion mining equipment, technology and services (METS) sector through collaborative projects can apply for their share of $1.1 million.

Mirage News is reporting the Minister for State Development Cameron Dick said the fund would help Queensland companies commercialise new technologies, identify new opportunities and continue employing Queenslanders in skilled jobs well into the future.

“Queensland METS companies have until 16 March 2020 to apply for grants of $50,000 to $250,000 to develop or undertake collaborative activities with other METS companies with complementary capabilities,” Mr Dick said.

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