Menu
News

CSG firms snap up top public servants with links to Premier

Some of the state's best public servants have left their positions to work for CSG companies.
Some of the state's best public servants have left their positions to work for CSG companies.

GLADSTONE'S LNG projects have snapped up top talent from Queensland's public service who are now working for companies in the coal seam gas industry.

News Ltd reports public servants who did much of the key assessment work for the CSG to LNG projects have jumped the fence into the private sector, with some of the biggest fish being caught by the Flinders Group, a project management company with ties to QGC.

Many of the top talent have direct or indirect links to Premier Campbell Newman.

Santos's GLNG project has benefited, with four senior bureaucrats moving over to the company. 

Origin's APLNG project hasn't lured any public servants but has two former senior Labor advisers, Anne Syvret and Steve Keating, within its communications office.

Read more here.

Topics:  csg gladstone lng origin qgc santos



'Robust plan': Yarwun eager to continue its rise

Rio Tinto Yarwun employees helped the alumina refinery achieve record production last year.

GM congratulates staff on another record year.

Gladstone's mosquito issue not buzzing off

BEATING THE BITERS:  Gladstone Amalgamated Pest Control manager Greg Lawrance is still getting calls about mosquito problems.

Pest control expert confirms season is one of the worst ever.

Our MasterChef stars in national Great Northern ad

Pete Morgan appeared on a Great Northern Beer ad.

Pete Morgan part of Great Northern Beer advert

Local Partners