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Bradwell said a high Australian dollar has seen net imports increase and local manufacturing become less competitive. "This is why the first agenda item for team meetings is: What do we do well and what can we do to improve?"
Employment growth in the industry has largely been constrained to NSW and Victoria for the last decade. These two states account for 94% of nationwide growth.
Around 11.4 per cent Australia's emissions can be attributed to households, and with construction continuing at a steady pace, the AHD Portal can pinpoint where energy efficiency efforts are on track, and where they may need increased focus.
MHIAA general manager, sales and planning, Adrian Brown, said the new appointments give the company ample opportunity for expansion, refinement and improved collaboration.
In terms of usability, an updated interface allows for easier navigation and new customisable system and load templates have been built into the program as well.
The new Kirby business will continue to operate alongside the Group’s Beijer Ref Australia operation as two independent businesses.
Just a few weeks ago the future looked bleak with funding for TAFE non-existent compared to the extravagant announcements made in recent weeks (from both sides of politics). For TAFE its like entering a new age of opulence.
Tey also believes a new type of business leader is emerging in Australia. He said leaders are now more inclined to foster collaboration and work in an agile manner.
Engineering is one of the few professions in Australia without a mandatory licensing scheme.
Just last week apartment owners were awarded more than $5.7 million in damages following the 2014 flammable cladding-fuelled fire at Melbourne’s Lacrosse building.