The QRC is keen to work with the Queensland government on new incentives for exploration.
If the six major coal projects in the Galilee Basin were to proceed they would create 13,900 jobs.
Protestors use these devices to lock themselves on to pieces of equipment or infrastructure.
Queensland Resources Council warns activists they face death.
There is a grave risk to protestor and community safety from this type of behaviour, the QRC says.
Michael was a fearless leader and vocal advocate for the coal mining sector.
Resources technology and resources jobs go hand in hand, Macfarlane said.
Not a single CEO said they planned to reduce their workforce in the coming 12 months.
Resource sector employers are currently advertising 1360 positions across Queensland.
It highlighted the increasing demand from world markets for Queensland's coal.
Industrial manslaughter laws on the table.
The coal commodity group recorded the largest export value from Queensland for the year.