As one of the Australia’s highly innovative and diverse suppliers of mining equipment, technology and services (METS) to the national or global supply chain, your company plays an important role in the sustainability of the mining industry and we want to enhance your global competitive advantage. Our vision for the Australian METS sector is for the industry to have an aligned, efficient and agile industry ecosystem with a high degree of collaboration and global innovation leadership – resulting in a growing share of the global market. We want you to engage in shaping our future by: •supporting the Sector Competitiveness Plan, keeping abreast of debates and the latest news across the sector, collaborating with the mining supply chain, sharing with others what makes your firm’s innovation unique and compelling. METS Ignited is an industry-focused organisation. We are charged with developing a sector-wide plan to strengthen the competitiveness of the METS sector. Assistance for individual companies is delivered by partner organisations such as AusIndustry, as well as key industry bodies Austmine, and MESCA which can provide members with promotion, supply chain, R&D and mining project opportunities.
METS Ignited Project Fund
METS Ignited is looking for minimum matched investment for collaborative, industry-led projects with clear commercialisation applications.
We are seeking to invest in innovative ideas to improve the productivity, competitiveness and innovative capacity of the sector, to deliver results on a national scale that have sector-wide impact including for SMEs.
Stage of Development: Commercialisation
METS Test Facilities Database
METS Ignited has released a free online resource to help METS companies identify suitable facilities to test and commercialise innovative goods and services, and strengthen Australia’s mining innovation system.
Stage of Development: Validation