Building major infrastructure under PPP contracts – Toowoomba Second Range Crossing Project

Building major infrastructure under PPP contracts – Toowoomba Second Range Crossing Project

For engineers involved in managing projects or contract administration, the presentation will focus on understanding the roles and responsibilities of all parties to a PPP project - the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing project will serve as a case study to illustrate this..

This event will be followed by some nibbles and networking kindly sponsored by RMA Engineers.


Danny Coleborn

Danny is a Director and the Chief Operating Officer of RMA Soils. He brings to the role a high level of expertise in engineering geological services both in RMA and the department of Transport and Main Roads. Danny has developed extensive knowledge of soils and geology of the Darling Downs and Surat Basin through his work on morloe than 5,000 investigation sites.

Danny ensures that RMA Soils delivers high quality services to meet and that all equipment and procedures are maintained at current industry standards. He also recognises the challenges clients face in the project start-up phase, and ensures that RMA Soils services are delivered on time and on budget

Derek Leys 

Derek is a qualified civil engineer with over 20 years’ experience in the construction industry. For the last 10 years Derek, has been working with Special Purpose Vehicles to successfully deliver major infrastructure projects using Alliances and Public Privates Partnerships. He has been a Project Manager with government, private sector clients and constructors which provides him with an understanding of working within the asset owner’s environment, coupled with hands on construction delivery experience. Some of the more recent projects Derek has been involved with include Gold Coast light rail stage 1 and the Wyaralong Dam project in Beaudesert.


This event is limited to only 30 people.

27 / 06 / 2018 - 05:15 pm to 07:00 pm
Registration Closes
27 / 06 / 2018 03:00 pm
Easternwell BuildingToowoomba
Floor 6
10 Russell Street
  • Member Rate: $0.00 ($0.00 excl. GST)
  • Society Member Rate: $30.00 ($27.27 excl. GST)
  • Student Member Rate: $0.00 ($0.00 excl. GST)
  • Non-Member Rate: $30.00 ($27.27 excl. GST)
Toowoomba Regional Group
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