2012 saw a significant increase in industrial disputes with 61,500 days lost. Anthony Arrow and Simon Dewberry discuss the likely reasons for the increase and discuss some lessons to be learned.
Tue, 9 Apr 2013 2:00pm
With the 2013 Major Projects Report revealing that the project boom for major projects in Queensland, Ren Niemann discusses some areas of opportunities and provides tips for companies to deal with the current environment.
Thu, 21 Feb 2013 1:15pm
If the Opposition wins the election in 2013, what will be the effect on infrastructure projects? Steven Mackay joins us in the studio to discuss what the Opposition proposes and the impact that this will have on infrastructure projects including resources related infrastructure.
Mon, 4 Feb 2013 1:00pm
The construction industry is one industry that is struggling under the current economic climates. Nick Rudge discusses the current trends in contract interpretation and litigation for the projects industry and provides some insight into the likely legislative changes for 2013.
Wed, 21 Nov 2012 5:15pm
Up to US$8 trillion of new infrastructure investment will be needed by 2020 to support the current level of economic growth in Asia. Emma Warren discusses the types of projects likely to come through and opportunities for Australin business and private sector involvement in these projects.
Fri, 2 Nov 2012 12:00pm
Agencies will need to consider the work, health and safety obligations throughout a construction project. Stuart talks us through the obligations during the design, tender and construction phases.
Fri, 5 Oct 2012 9:45am
Queensland has received a boost to projects with the development of Projects Queensland which looks to ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget. Ren Niemann discusses the new body, its major responsibilities and what it will mean for companies looking to get involved in Queensland infrastructure projects.
Mon, 2 Jul 2012 4:15pm
The first enterprise migration agreement awarded to Gina Rinehart's Roy Hill mining project has caused a significant stir, which has been heavily politicised, praised and condemned. Katie Malyon takes a step back from the politics to look at how EMAs work in the broader context of skilled migration to address our chronic labour shortage issues.
Wed, 30 May 2012 3:00pm