Partnering with us

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Partnering with Engineers Australia

Engineers Australia’s networks and sphere of influence are prolific, made up of key stakeholders and decision makers from all sectors of industry, government, defence and education, as well as its professional members.

Through bespoke, strategically designed partnership initiatives, Engineers Australia can facilitate connecting its partners to their desired audiences within these networks.

A strategic partnership with Engineers Australia provides partners with the platform to: 

  • showcase their organisation’s capability and capacity
  • position their organisation as the employer of choice for professional engineers
  • deliver their key messages to a captive audience reflective of their stated markets.

Partnering with Engineers Australia ensures alignment with 'the trusted voice of the engineering profession' and the resulting inherent brand alignment and credibility.

Engineers Australia enjoys national partnerships with quality organisations from a diverse range of industries and sectors. Austral and Dulux are examples of global organisations that have entered into long term relationships with Engineers Australia from which they continue to derive benefits.

Contact us

For information about partnering with Engineers Australia and to learn about the opportunities that will benefit your organisation, contact:

Amanda Rodgers
National Corporate Engagement Manager
0409 383 651 or [email protected]  

Megan Purdy
Corporate Engagement Manager
0419 146 964 or [email protected]

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Our partners

Explore the organisations that enjoy the benefits of working with Engineers Australia.

ABB is a leading global technology company that pushes the boundaries of technology to enable the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. If there is one thing that ABB is recognised for, it’s leading with technology. Innovation has been in our DNA since we were founded more than 130 years ago to take advantage of a new technology called electricity. Our people make the difference. Their expertise is why customers come to us with their biggest challenges.

As pioneers in electricity and automation, we help to address the world’s energy challenges. Our solutions make homes, offices, factories and transport more energy efficient and safer, and energy more affordable.

We envisage a future where the physical and digital worlds merge, making operations safer, more intelligent and more productive. By transforming industries, we are helping to create a more prosperous and sustainable future.

 

ACO offers an extensive portfolio of stormwater, building drainage systems, cable pit and ducting systems, access covers and other niche products. We have just celebrated 25 years' as Australia’s foremost manufacturer with facilities in Western Sydney, NSW.

ACO takes pride in providing excellent customer service and extensive technical support from specification to the finished product installation.

Arup’s primary goal is to develop a truly sustainable built environment. This means that in all our work, we aim to identify a balance between the needs of a growing world population and the finite capacity and health of our planet. 

Aurecon is a design, engineering and advisory company that brings ideas to life to create a better future for people and the planet.

In 2020, the Australian Financial Review named us Australasia’s most innovative company and most innovative professional services company.

Our clients’ ideas and aspirations drive all that we do. We work alongside them like no other firm to co-create clever, innovative solutions to some of the world’s most complex challenges, adding value across the project lifecycle through deep technical and advisory expertise.

Drawing on our deep pool of knowledge, we bring vital engineering experience, technical capability and design expertise to the table. Then we listen deeply and intently.

We believe humanity depends on engineering; and we recognise we have a broader stewardship role to play. A deep responsibility to hold. As we continually strive for a life in balance, Aurecon clients will be ready for the future and engineered for life.

Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk continues to develop the broadest portfolio of 3D software for global markets.

Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries—including the last 19 Academy Award winners for Best Visual Effects—use Autodesk software to design, visualize, and simulate their ideas before they’re ever built or created. From blockbuster visual effects and buildings that create their own energy, to electric cars and the batteries that power them, the work of our 3D software customers is everywhere you look.

Through their apps for iPhone, iPad, iPod, and Android, they’re also making design technology accessible to professional designers and amateur designers, homeowners, students, and casual creators — anyone who wants to create and share their ideas with the world.

Bentley Systems is the infrastructure engineering software company. We provide innovative software to advance the world’s infrastructure – sustaining both the global economy and environment.

Our industry-leading software solutions are used by professionals, and organisations of every size, for the design, construction, and operations of roads and bridges, rail and transit, water and wastewater, public works and utilities, buildings and campuses, and industrial facilities. Our offerings include MicroStation-based applications for modelling and simulation, ProjectWise for project delivery, AssetWise for asset and network performance, and the iTwin platform for infrastructure digital twins.

Bluebeam pushes the boundaries of innovation, developing smart, simple markup and collaboration solutions for design and construction professionals worldwide.  Since 2002, Bluebeam has made desktop, mobile and cloud-based solutions for paperless workflows that leverage project data to improve project communication and streamline processes across the entire project lifecycle. Trusted by over 1.6 million individuals in more than 130 countries, Bluebeam's solutions advance the way technical professionals work, manage and collaborate on projects. Founded in Pasadena, CA, Bluebeam now has additional offices in California, Texas, Illinois, New Hampshire, Germany, England and Sweden. Bluebeam is part of the Nemetschek Group.

BlueScope is a provider of innovative steel materials, products, systems and technologies, headquartered in Australia with operations spread across North America, New Zealand, the Pacific Islands and throughout Asia.
We are one of the world’s leading manufacturers of painted and coated steel products, and with our strong expertise in steel we provide vital components for houses, buildings, structures and more.
 
With more than 160 operations and sales offices across 18 countries, we employ more than 14,000 people and serve thousands of customers every day, including engineers, architects and specifiers. 
Our strong partnerships and networks are built on BlueScope's most loved and recognised product brands, such as COLORBOND® steel, ZINCALUME® steel, GALVASPAN® steel and TRUECORE® steel.
 

Brisbane City Council is the largest local government in Australia. Working with the community, we deliver essential services and programs that meet the needs of our growing city. We are building essential infrastructure, including new green bridges and Brisbane Metro, to support economic recovery and reduce congestion on our roads. We are creating new leisure and lifestyle opportunities, including transforming Victoria Park into an iconic public parkland, to make it easier to connect with the people and places that make our city great. We are protecting our heritage and greenspaces, and upgrading parks, playgrounds, libraries and pools in the suburbs.

BQE Software develops innovative and award-winning practice management software for professional services firms.
 
Created by engineers, for engineers — its products including BQE Core®, BQE BillQuick®, BQE ArchiOffice®, and BQE EngineerOffice® centralise and streamline the way engineering firms enter and use information for time tracking, billing, project management, and accounting. This gives them the speed and insight necessary to rapidly make informed decisions, increase productivity, and grow profits.
 
With more than 400,000 users worldwide, BQE Software is trusted by leading engineers, architects, accountants, legal professionals, IT specialists, and business consultants in small to large sized firms. The company has offices in Australia and India and is headquartered in Torrance, California.

Brickworks Building Products is one of the world's largest and most diverse building material manufacturers. The company has built an enduring reputation with its customers and is loved for its innovation, professionalism and dependable products and services. With a broad product portfolio and manufacturing and sales facilities across Australia and North America, Brickworks is uniquely placed to service the demands of the building industry.

  • Austral Bricks is Australia’s largest, best-known and most efficient clay brick and paver manufacturer with manufacturing and sales facilities in every state. It has long been at the forefront of product innovation and efficient, sustainable production.
  • Austral Masonry is one of Australia’s largest manufacturers of concrete masonry blocks, retaining walls, pavers and stone products. Its commercial solutions include coloured and standard masonry blocks, large scale segmental block retaining wall products, as well as a range of hardstand solutions such as commercial and permeable segmental block paving.
  • Austral Precast is a leading provider of high quality and innovative, customisable precast concrete product solutions. It services a range of markets including multi-residential, commercial, industrial, community and civil sectors.

Cadgroup are a customer centric company with 30 years of history and experience serving the architecture, engineering, construction and manufacturing industries. We specialise in providing software and hardware technology, support, training, and consulting. We are one of the largest Autodesk Platinum Solution Partners in Australia.

Trust, friendliness and value are the core of all our solutions and underpins our customer-centric approach. We believe that our customers’ success is as important as our own and therefore consistently develop innovative solutions to support our client’s interests.

Our mission is to provide hands-on industry experience as well as the latest tools, computer infrastructure and knowledge to help our customers achieve success in any project undertaken.

Cardno is an ASX-listed professional infrastructure and environmental services company, with expertise in the development and improvement of physical and social infrastructure for communities around the world.

The Cardno team is comprised of leading professionals who plan, design, manage and deliver sustainable projects and community programs. Their diverse skills and experience allow them to offer integrated services in ten market sectors to clients both locally and across the globe. These sectors are buildings, land, coastal and ocean, environment, international development, management services, energy and resources, transportation, water and defence.

Caterpillar Underground Mining Pty Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of US-based Caterpillar Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. 

Starting operations in Tasmania in 1975, this business has grown to a truly global operation selling underground mining hard rock vehicles to more than 50 countries across the globe.

Caterpillar Underground Mining has a workforce of approximately 170 people operating out of South Burnie on Tasmania’s North-West Coast, responsible for the research and development, testing, marketing and support of Caterpillar’s Underground hard rock vehicle product line. The original birthplace of manufacturing for Caterpillar’s Underground Mining Load-Haul-Dump and Underground Articulated Trucks, the Burnie facility is now the centre of excellence for engineering design and development, autonomous operation solutions and prototype assembly and testing of these vehicles.

Coates is Australia’s leading equipment hire provider, operating across a range of markets including engineering, mining and resources, infrastructure, manufacturing, construction, agriculture and major events.
 
In 2021, Coates celebrated 136 years of commitment to supporting their customers who help build Australia.

With a national footprint of 150 branches, more than one million pieces of equipment and more than 1900 highly skilled employees, Coates provides expert equipment solutions for nearly 19,000 customers.
 
This includes end-to-end solutions for temporary works, traffic management, water management, industrial shutdowns, maintenance, training services and events.

 

Con-form Group is Australia’s first fully-fledged engineering company for HVACR platforms, acoustic and architectural screening and roof access systems. We’re proud to say we are the market leader in the industry and have been for more than 20 years.

Specialised in mounting mechanical equipment, our expert team of in-house engineers and designers consult on requirements for project. Our engineering service includes certifying your existing building to take the solutions we engineer. We design, certify, manufacture, supply and install to your project specific requirements.

Retro-fits, new builds, upgrades – we do it all. Talk to our team today.

Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, is a catalyst for human progress. We are the seventh largest enterprise software company in the world. Dassault Systèmes provides business and people with collaborative 3D virtual environments to imagine sustainable innovations capable of harmonising product, nature and life.

We are a scientific company. We develop technology rooted in science, combined with design thinking, to help build a sustainable society. We believe achieving a more sustainable future is only possible by leveraging the virtual world to extend and improve the real world. By creating virtual experience twins of the real world with our 3DEXPERIENCE platform and applications, our customers push the boundaries of innovation, learning and production.

Our solutions enable our 270,000+ customers across 11 industries and 140 countries, to imagine and create sustainable innovations that enable the greatest industrial transformations.

The role of the  Department of Transport and Main Roads is to move and connect people, places, goods and services safely, efficiently and effectively across Queensland. Its vision is to deliver a single integrated transport network accessible to everyone.

Underpinning their integrated transport planning and delivery approach is its commitment to:

  • enhancing people's quality of life
  • improving Queensland's economic wellbeing
  • delivering a sustainable environment.
     

DuluxGroup is a manufacturer and marketer of products that protect, maintain and enhance the spaces and places in which we live and work.

From household rooms transformed by the latest designer colours, to the ripe tomatoes in the garden, to the latest in garage door design and technology, to the industrial coatings that protect landmark infrastructure such as bridges and the construction chemicals that reinforce them; DuluxGroup products are at work. Its brands have been woven into the fabric of the communities where they operate, helping consumers to live better and more comfortable lives.

DuluxGroup employs approximately 4000 people in Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, South-East Asia and China.

Emerson is a global technology and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximise production, protect personnel and the environment while optimising their energy and operating costs.
 

Engineering. Systems. Management. (E.S.M.) is an independent engineering consultancy that is passionate about engineered safety, providing tailored solutions to more than 50 clients throughout Australia since 2011. 

E.S.M. offers services in engineering management, systems engineering, safety in design and functional safety. We facilitate and deliver engineering studies, HAZOP and CHAZOP studies, Safe Design Reviews, layer of protection analysis, functional safety work on control systems and Safety in Design training. 

E.S.M. is considered an Authority on Safety in Design. We help clients deliver engineering projects that are demonstrably safe, so far as is reasonably practicable, and in doing so, contribute to workplace injury prevention and assist with regulatory compliance and problem solving, using sound engineering principles.  

Geofabrics is Australasia's geosynthesist specialist. We help their clients deliver and maintain their infrastructure by minimising risk and increasing value through the innovative use of geosynthetic products. 

For more than 35 years we have supported the Australasian infrastructure sector on significant projects from the Victorian Level Crossing Removal projects to APLNG in Queensland to the Christchurch Gondola in New Zealand. On these projects, and every project we undertake, we have a singular focus: to provide smarter infrastructure solutions for our clients. 

Geofabrics believe smarter infrastructure is about using smart products, smart solutions and smart people to help our clients develop value engineering opportunities for their projects. We believe this delivers greater opportunities to lower risk, cost and construction time frames while increasing maintenance cycles and whole of life opportunities.

GHD is one of the world's leading professional services companies operating in the global markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation. We provide engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services to private and public sector clients.

Established in 1928 and privately owned by our people, GHD operates across five continents and the Pacific region. We employ more than 10,000 people in 200+ offices to deliver projects with high standards of safety, quality and ethics across the entire asset value chain. Driven by a client-service led culture, we connect the knowledge, skill and experience of our people with innovative practices, technical capabilities and robust systems to create lasting community benefits.

Committed to sustainable development, GHD improves the physical, natural and social environments of the many communities in which we operate. We are guided by our workplace health, safety, quality and environmental management systems, which are certified by Lloyds Register Quality Assurance to the relevant international standards.

In alignment with the global demands of water, energy and urbanisation, our aim is to exceed the expectations of our clients and contribute to their success.

As a world-leading supplier of trusted coating solutions, Hempel is a global company with strong values, working with customers in the decorative, marine, infrastructure and energy industries. Hempel factories, R&D centres and stock points are established in every region.

Hempel’s paints and coatings protect and beautify buildings, infrastructure and other assets, and play an essential role in our customers’ businesses. They help minimise maintenance costs, improve aesthetics and increase energy efficiency.

At Hempel, our purpose is to shape a brighter future with sustainable coating solutions. We firmly believe that we will succeed as a business only if we place sustainability at our heart. Not only is it the right thing to do, it will strengthen our competitive position, make ourselves more resilient and reduce our risk.

Hempel was founded in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1915. It is proudly owned by the Hempel Foundation, which ensures a solid economic base for the Hempel Group and supports cultural, social, humanitarian and scientific purposes around the world.
 

Hexagon is a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications.

Hexagon’s PPM division empowers its clients to transform unstructured information into a smart digital asset to visualise, build and manage structures and facilities of all complexities, ensuring safe and efficient operation throughout the entire lifecycle.

For more than seven decades, Hilti engineers and technical specialists have lived at the forefront of construction. We’ve helped make jobsites safer, more productive and more advanced. Hilti engineering solutions have set the standard for excellence, offering a range of technical solutions, services and software to help you take control of your project from the initial design brief, through conceptual detailing, to final product selection and installation. 

At Hilti, we make and design leading-edge technology, software and services, which power the professional construction industry. Every day, our technologies support awe-inspiring feats of engineering around the world – from the famous Bullet Train in Japan, the new built Perth Stadium or Sydney’s iconic Barangaroo just to list a few. 

Hilti stands for exceptional innovations, outstanding added value, high quality and direct customer relationships. Some two-thirds of Hilti’s 22,000-strong global employees work in direct contact with our customers. Our 200,000 daily customer interactions drive the inspiration for the development of new products and services. 

Hilti also has a dedicated platform ASK Hilti which aims to facilitate and address industry queries. The platform is also used to host technical webinars and educational articles regarding industry trends or updates to standards and compliance requirements. 

Hilti (Aust.) Pty Ltd is a fully owned subsidiary of The Hilti Group. Since being formed in Adelaide in 1960, local operations have expanded with headquarters in Sydney and representation in all major cities. 

IFS develops and delivers enterprise software for companies around the world that manufacture and distribute goods, build and maintain assets, and manage service-focused operations. Within our single platform, our industry specific products are innately connected to a single data model and use embedded digital innovation so that our customers can be their best when it really matters to their customers—at the moment of service.

The industry expertise of our people and of our growing ecosystem, together with a commitment to deliver value at every single step, has made IFS a recognised leader and the most recommended supplier in our sector. Our team of 4000 employees every day live our values of agility, trustworthiness and collaboration in how we support our 10,000+ customers. Learn more about how our enterprise software solutions can help your business today. 

With over 80 years’ experience, Iplex has a deep understanding of the challenges the water industry faces. Iplex’s experienced team actively work and collaborate with customers and the industry to provide safe, secure, and innovative water solutions that are trusted for generations.  

KAESER Compressors is one of the world’s largest compressed air systems providers and compressor manufacturers. From its state-of-the-art production facility in Germany, KAESER works in close partnership with its customers to develop progressive system concepts that continuously push the boundaries of performance and compressed air efficiency. More than 100 years of knowledge and expertise are made available to each and every customer via the group’s global team.

Established in 1990, KAESER Compressors Australia serves the Australian, New Caledonian and Pacific region from its purpose-built factory in Victoria. KAESER has sales and service centres and a dedicated network of authorised partners strategically located throughout the region, that provide comprehensive sales and service support.

The KAESER product range meets and exceeds Australian conditions and regulations and, the standard machines are suitable for continuous operation at ambient conditions up to 45 C and higher.

Since 1961, McConnell Dowell has built thousands of quality assets and facilities for clients and communities. Our expertise has grown steadily to span building, civil, electrical, fabrication, marine, mechanical, pipelines, rail, tunnel and underground construction.

With more than 3500 employees and professional engineering and construction teams in Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the Middle East, our clients benefit from their unique mix of local knowledge and international experience.

McConnell Dowell's culture is founded on expertise, creativity and progressive thinking. We constantly challenge ourselves and our partners to find the best solution for every project. This attitude, along with our safe, high-quality, systematic and structured approach, has earned us the trust and loyalty of our clients.

Nearmap is a market leader for cloud-based geospatial information services. We’re ranked one of the ten largest aerial survey companies in the world in annual data collection volume. Our patented camera sensors and imagery processing pipelines are the most advanced in the world, enabling us to regularly capture and update the truth on the ground with industry-disrupting efficiency.

Our parent company, Nearmap Limited, is a publicly traded company listed on the Australian Stock Exchange — one of the 200 largest ASX-listed stocks in Australia. With offices in the US and Australia, Nearmap services a rapidly growing global base of more than 10,000 customers — including government agencies and commercial enterprises for whom current, reliable ground truth data is essential to critical decision making and operational workflows. 

In 2020, Fast Company named us one of the World’s 10 Most Innovative Enterprise Companies. ESRI named us “Best New Content Provider” in 2017 and an ESRI Gold Partner in 2019

Nexsys I.T. is an Australian owned and operated company specialising in holistic IT, design and technology and professional services to the architectural, engineering, construction, mining and manufacturing industries throughout Australia and the Asia Pacific. We partner with some of the world’s leading technology vendors including HP, HPE, Microsoft, Autodesk, NetApp, Bluebeam and Adobe, guaranteeing that only the highest quality solutions are supplied to complement our customised services, which include managed IT services, technology consulting, cloud and infrastructure solutions.

Nexsys I.T. has recently added design technology vendors Autodesk to its already impressive range of technology partners. Partnering with design technology vendors is a natural growth progression for Nexsys and complements our products and solutions, our clients finally have one source which can support and service their entire design infrastructure requirements. Nexsys’ IT services, technology, cloud and infrastructure divisions have been integrating design technology solutions for decades and have in place existing technical expertise and infrastructure across Australia.

Metecno® is a part of the Bondor® Metecno® Group, Australia’s leading manufacturer of insulated wall, ceiling and roof panels. Founded in the 1950s, the group is constantly working on solutions for industrial, commercial and residential building customers across Australia and offers the most comprehensive range of insulated panel products and systems available in Australia. Having operated in the industry for 65 years, we take pride in being an Australian manufacturer with a full portfolio of products that address specific performance requirements including fire, thermal and spannability.

The group’s products have been approved and tested to relevant Australian standards, while adhering to strict international regulations. Our products are Codemark certified and FM approved, and has technical and support associations with several international building product suppliers, universities and research facilities in Australia and remains up-to-date with industry trends and regulations

Optus Business provides solutions that help Australian business owners stay resilient, connected and to empower their ambitious growth plans. Powered by digital-everywhere technology, as well as a network of 27 Optus Business Centres and more than 200 business zones in Optus retail stores across the country, we are on hand to help business owners leverage their technology to be more effective and productive, and help run their businesses from anywhere, anytime.

Backed by Optus’ world-class mobile, fixed and satellite networks, regional strength and local expertise, Optus Business is committed to helping every Australian business succeed. Optus Business’ products and services include the Business Connect Plan – connecting up to eight SIMs with price certainty and a choice of shared data packages; and Optus Loop - a cloud-based VoIP service allowing customer calls to be connected on any compatible device, with no need for a physical landline.

Hundreds of thousands of businesses rely on Optus to provide them with reliable network connections, the latest devices and industry-leading technology so that they can better serve their customers, and always stay connected to their colleagues and trusted suppliers.   

Plan, Build, and Operate with Oracle

Asset owners and project leaders rely on Oracle Construction and Engineering software for the visibility and control, connected supply chain, and data security needed to drive performance and mitigate risk across their processes, projects, and organisation. Feel confident in your digital transformation with modern cloud solutions that grow and scale with you at every step of your journey. Enable efficiency, collaboration, and change control for your teams that plan, build, and operate critical assets.

Powerlink owns, operates and maintains the electricity transmission network which runs 1700km from north of Cairns to the New South Wales border.

We have a strong history of connecting customers to the energy they need, delivering electricity to five million Queenslanders and 238,000 businesses and providing network connections for large-scale generators such as solar and wind farms, as well as major industrial customers including rail systems, mines and mineral processing facilities.

Our corporate values of accountability, customer, teamwork and safety sit at the centre of everything we do and help the state navigate the energy transformation.

QUT is a major Australian university with a global reputation and a real world focus. Our courses equip our students and graduates with the skills they need for the world of today and tomorrow. We are an ambitious institution, with a rapidly growing research output focused on technology and innovation. The Times Higher Education 2020 ranked QUT in the top 180 universities in the world and the best young university in Australia. 

Our strategic plan establishes QUT as ‘the university for the real world’, and charts our provision of transformative education and research that is relevant to our communities. With approximately 50,000 students, QUT places a premium on the national and international accreditation of our professional degrees. 

Well known for our strong links to industry and government, the high impact of our research which involves multidisciplinary teams can been seen across areas as diverse as climate change mitigation, digital media, materials science and biomedical innovation.

RMIT has a reputation for excellence in work-relevant education and high quality research. RMIT courses are constantly updated to meet the changing needs of business and the broader community, and to provide students with specialised content relevant to professional and personal success in a rapidly-changing world.

With more than 120 years of educational excellence, RMIT offers programs and courses ranging from postgraduate degrees by research to employment-focused diplomas and certificates. RMIT offers a global passport to study internationally with education that aligns with industry producing graduates that excel in an open world economy.

RMIT can help you develop and build your career in many ways. We offer career advice and related services, as well as the extras that can make you the sought-after candidate for your dream job:

  • overseas study and work placements
  • finding a mentor who will help you build an effective network
  • participating in university decision-making
  • beefing up your business and entrepreneurship skills.

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that started its Australian operations in 1872 and New Zealand operations in 1876. In 2022, the company celebrates 150 years since the commissioning of the overland telegraph line from Darwin to Adelaide, our first project in the region and a significant feat of engineering that opened up communication across Australia and to the world.

Today, Siemens brings together the digital and physical worlds to benefit customers and society. Active around the world, the company focuses on industry, infrastructure, mobility, and healthcare. This includes intelligent infrastructure for buildings, distributed energy systems, and automation and digitalisation in the process and manufacturing industries. Creating technologies for more resource-efficient factories and resilient supply chains, smarter buildings and grids, cleaner, comfortable transportation and advanced healthcare, the company empowers customers to modernise the industries that form the backbone of economies, transforming the everyday for billions of people around the world.

SMEC is a global engineering, management and development consultancy delivering advanced transport and energy infrastructure solutions for our clients and partners. 

Leveraging our 70-year history of delivering nation-building infrastructure, we provide technical expertise and advanced engineering services to resolve complex challenges within roads, highways, rail, metro, airports, hydropower and renewable energy markets. Through our network of global specialists collaborating with local partners, we connect the best teams and capabilities to deliver highly innovative and sustainable solutions.

The Stantec community unites more than 25,000 employees working in over 400 locations across 6 continents. Our business objective is to maintain our position as a top tier global design and delivery firm, setting the standard in quality, value, and innovation. But wherever Stantec is located, it is our local teams that have the skills, expertise, and knowledge to drive the projects in their own back yards. Within Australia, our local offices have contributed to the delivery of significant projects within energy and resources, buildings, transportation, water and community development. We are designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers. We are Stantec. 

Swinburne University of Technology is defined and inspired by technology and innovation, and renowned for our strong industry and community engagement.  

With a vision to bring people and technology together to build a better world, our people are driven by a shared purpose: to create tomorrow’s technology and the human capital and talent required for a digital, tech-rich future.   

Swinburne is a different university – one that is truly of technology, of innovation and of entrepreneurship. We give students real-world experience to succeed, and empower our researchers to collaborate with industry, community and government to co-create the technology solutions our world needs. 

Territory Generation is a government owned corporation and the Northern Territory’s largest electricity producer. We use gas, diesel and solar technologies to provide power and a range of wholesale electricity supply products and essential system services to people and businesses across the Territory. We are also focused on supporting the power system through the transition to lower costs and renewables in line with Northern Territory Government targets.
 
Territory Generation operates eight power stations at Channel Island, Weddell, Katherine, Tennant Creek, Ron Goodin, Owen Springs, Kings Canyon and Yulara. We produce approximately 1554GWh of electricity per year and have an installed capacity of 597MW. We also contract an additional 5.1MW from an independent power producer.

The University of Melbourne is committed to being one of the finest universities in the world, contributing to society in ways that enrich and transform our lives.

Its distinctive Melbourne Experience helps graduates become well-rounded, skilled and entrepreneurial professionals – helping to drive innovation and make a positive impact across the globe. Its world class research and deep engagement with industry and government is helping solve the social, economic and environmental challenges we are facing today and into the future.

The University of Melbourne is consistently ranked among the leading universities, with international rankings of world universities placing it as number 1 in Australia and number 32 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018).

The University of New South Wales (UNSW) is one of Australia's leading research and teaching universities. At UNSW, their teaching gains strength and currency through research activities, strong industry links and our international nature; UNSW have a strong regional and global engagement.  

In developing new ideas and promoting lasting knowledge UNSW create an academic environment where outstanding students and scholars from around the world can be inspired to excel in their programs of study and research. Partnerships with both local and global communities allow UNSW to share knowledge, debate and research outcomes. UNSW’s public events include concert performances, open days and public forums on issues such as the environment, healthcare and global politics.  

Urban Utilities is one of the largest water distributor-retailers in Australia, delivering drinking water, recycled water and sewerage services to 1.5 million customers across Queensland.

With a $6 billion infrastructure network, Urban Utilities’ work includes future services planning, asset planning and management, billing and water meter management, development assessments and approvals, waste management and research and development. It also operates the Scientific Analytical Services Laboratory delivering water sampling services and chemical and microbiological analysis to a range of industries.

Through Urban Utilities’ research and development program, it identifies areas for future investment, conduct pilots and trials and work with industry and research partners to innovate and enrich quality of life now and into the future.
 

Engineering and IT is the largest of the eight faculties at The University of Technology Sydney (UTS). UTS is one of Australia’s leading universities of technology. It is known for fusing innovation, creativity and technology in its teaching and research and for being an industry-focused university. UTS has a total enrolment of more than 40,000 students and is rated the No.1 ‘young’ university in Australia in both the QS and Times Higher Education rankings.

Victoria University (VU) in Melbourne is well known for its practical teaching approach, work placement opportunities and extensive industry connections. The university’s focus is on creating work-ready, future-focused graduates.

VU's College of Engineering and Science has strong partnerships with engineering, informatics and scientific organisations that inform our curriculum and research, provide access to state-of-the-art resources and give students essential workplace learning opportunities. Industry connections and relevant, up-to-date skills are the hallmark of a VU education. This industry focus has also led to the development of degrees and specialisations that aren’t available anywhere else in Victoria, such as Architectural Engineering.

Water Corporation is the principal supplier of water, wastewater, drainage and bulk irrigation services in Western Australia to hundreds of thousands of homes, businesses and farms. We directly employ more than 3400 people across the state, providing a high level of expertise and strong commitment to communities. We manage $38 billion (replacement value) of assets that support us in delivering water services across an expanse of 2.6 million square kilometres. Our purpose is the sustainable management of water services to make WA a great place to live and invest

Webuild is a major global player in the large-scale infrastructure sector, with more than 114 years of experience worldwide across 50 countries, with long standing relations and partnerships in the US, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. It services Australia's needs by supporting its long-term vision as it develops its infrastructure across the country. With clients in 50 countries worldwide, WeBuild aspires to find forward-looking and sustainable solutions that create growth and innovation, while respecting people and the natural environment under the most challenging environmental conditions.

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals.

We design lasting solutions in the transport and infrastructure, property and buildings, earth and environment, water, and mining and energy sectors as well as offering strategic advisory, engagement and digital services. With approximately 6100 talented people in more than 50 offices in Australia and New Zealand, we engineer future ready projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.

Learn more about how we are creating thriving, sustainable places.

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