Australia’s Skills Shortage Could Jepoardise Infrastructure Delivery
The Australian construction industry employs over 1.2 million Australians and in 2017-18 generated over $247 billion of revenue, making it one of the main drivers of...
Construction Productivity: Are We Measuring the Wrong Thing?
We are repeatedly told that if we wish to maintain our current standard of living of about two per cent per capita income growth per year,...
Where is Australia’s Construction Strategy?
We all know that the Australian construction industry’s efficiency in delivering our much needed infrastructure is absolutely central to Australia’s future economic prosperity.
Transitioning Skills from Residential to Other Construction Sectors
The saying "timing is everything" couldn’t be truer when it comes to Queensland’s construction market.
Now Is the Time to Act on Workforce Development and Skills
We all have lamented the fact that a diminishing number of our youth are taking on apprenticeships and traineeships. Making matters worse, a falling number of...