Are CRCs a METS threat?

QUESTIONS have been raised over whether cooperative research centres are a friend or a foe to the mining equipment, technology and services sector.

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Some METS companies believe CRCs are their competitors.

Speaking at the recent Automation and Robotics in Mining Queensland conference Petra Data Science CEO Dr Penny Stewart suggested the CRCs were actually competing with METS companies.