As operational realities in mining have shifted irrevocably in the face of a digital revolution, so 2018 will be a year of rapid change in an industry that is poised for growth, according to the latest edition of Deloitte’s annual Tracking the Trends mining report.
Ai Group welcomes the announcement by the Assistant Minister for Vocational Education, Karen Andrews, of the new Industry Specialist Mentoring for Australian Apprentices (ISMAA) Program.
The National Museum of Australia has acquired one of the last vehicles to roll off the Holden production line before the Elizabeth factory closed on 20 October 2017, marking the end of Australian-made car manufacturing.
The Australia and New Zealand real estate market has, once again, been named the world’s most sustainable, according to the 2017 GRESB real estate results.
The Australian Industry Group (Ai Group) has called on the Victorian Government to remove ‘Footy Friday’ as a public holiday in Victoria.
The Australian Industry Group/Housing Industry Association Australian Performance of Construction Index (Australian PCI®) slipped by 5.2 points to 55.3 in August 2017, down on July 2017’s record high but still expanding solidly (readings above 50 indicate expansion in activity, with the distance from 50 indicating the strength of the increase).
Over August 2017, the construction pipeline continued to be dominated by civil engineering projects over residential projects according to the CoreLogic Construction Monthly Report.
The NSW Government has introduced a new energy bill relief package that will help households and businesses save hundreds of dollars a year.
The Victorian Government’s multibillion dollar pipeline of infrastructure projects is driving a new era for local steel production in Victoria and creating new manufacturing jobs.
CIMIC Group company, CPB Contractors, has been selected by Roads and Maritime Services to deliver main civil work for the Devils Pulpit to Richmond River section of the Woolgoolga and Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade in northern New South Wales.