Media Releases
Turnbull energy plan needs Labor, state, industry support
17 October 2017

The release of the Turnbull Government’s energy plan today is the best chance of a circuit breaker on energy policy said Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

IPA CEO Brendan Lyon to Depart Quarter 2 2018, After 10 Successful Years
16 October 2017

IPA Chairman Adrian Kloeden announced today that long-serving chief executive, Brendan Lyon, will depart at the end of his contract in Quarter 2 next year, after 10 years as Chief Executive, to seek roles in business.

 

Investors Wary as Politics Trumps Projects: Latest Research
12 October 2017

Australia remains attractive to investors, but that reputation is now under material pressure, with investors spooked by rapid and unpredictable political interventions – say the findings of Infrastructure Partnerships Australia and Perpetual’s annual Australian Infrastructure Investment Report.

Transcript – Sir Rod Eddington AO
10 October 2017

Sir Rod Eddington AO addressed an IPA Industry Leader’s Luncheon in Melbourne on 5 October 2017.

 

Autonomous Vehicles: Taking the Right Road
27 September 2017

Autonomous Vehicles have fired the public and political imagination, but reality will lag without community trust in, and adoption of, AV technologies – and appropriate laws and systems to guide infrastructure upgrades over time - says a report released today by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia, Advisian and the University of NSW.

Latest Figures: Public Infrastructure to Rebound by $7.2 Billion – eclipses mining infrastructure
21 September 2017

The latest forecasts show Australia set to enjoy a $7.3 billion surge in transport and utilities infrastructure – the strongest growth in nearly a decade, and sees overall construction activity set to expand for the first time in four years – according to the latest Australian Infrastructure Metric from Infrastructure Partnerships Australia and BIS Oxford Economics.

Latest Figures: Public Infrastructure to Rebound by $7.3 Billion – eclipses mining infrastructure
21 September 2017

The latest forecasts show Australia set to enjoy a $7.3 billion surge in transport and utilities infrastructure – the strongest growth in nearly a decade, and sees overall construction activity set to expand for the first time in four years – according to the latest Australian Infrastructure Metric from Infrastructure Partnerships Australia and BIS Oxford Economics.   

SA has a new $1 billion bungle, as ORAH follows NRAH
19 September 2017

Today’s announcement that the South Australian Government will scrap the redevelopment of the old Royal Adelaide Hospital and ‘go it alone’ is the next in a litany of major project failures, says Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.

Respected Kerry Schott to Fix Australia’s Energy Problems
8 August 2017

The appointment of Dr Kerry Schott AO to Chair the Energy Security Board has been welcomed by the
national infrastructure sector today.

Queenslanders ‘Not Scared’ of Asset Recylcing – Terrified of Bad Infrastructure, Higher Taxes and Debt
7 August 2017

A poll of 1,000 Queensland voters released by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia and Infrastructure Association of Queensland today shows that Queensland voters support asset recycling over any other infrastructure funding option.

Industry Welcomes Brisbane Airport CEO Julieanne Alroe as New Infrastructure Australia Chair – Farewells & Thanks Mark Birrell
4 August 2017

The national infrastructure sector welcomed the appointment of Brisbane Airport CEO Julieanne Alroe, who was announced as the replacement for retiring Chairman Mark Birrell today.

Sydney Needs Stacks of Motorways & Metros
18 July 2017

The Western Harbour Tunnel and Beaches Link motorways are fundamental to Sydney’s transport and logical next steps, says Infrastructure Partnerships Australia.