Roads Australia (RA) – the peak body for roads within an integrated transport system – says the Infrastructure Market Capacity Report released by Infrastructure Australia (IA) today adds further weight to its calls for procurement reform.
Australia’s road industry contributes nearly $207 billion of value to the economy each year and supports almost 1.3 million jobs, according to new analysis from Roads Australia.
The Infrastructure Pipeline details infrastructure proposals over $50 million in value that are in the planning phase or under consideration by the state government.
Two new initiatives are being introduced to help provide the skills to meet demand in delivering Tasmania’s 10-year infrastructure pipeline.
Three of Queensland’s industry bodies have released their annual report – 2018 Queensland Major Projects Pipeline, calling for greater collaboration between state and federal governments on infrastructure projects.