Tagged: diversity and inclusion

IA highlights urgency of procurement reform

Roads Australia (RA) says the second Infrastructure Market Capacity Report released by Infrastructure Australia (IA) today underscores the urgent need for further procurement reform to put the transport infrastructure sector on a more sustainable footing. “It is evident that our …

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Pause on Procurement campaign

As we are all aware, the end-of-year holiday period is important for everyone irrespective of the industry we work in. Ensuring a well-deserved break for our members and their teams through this period is critical for the mental-health and wellbeing …

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Holcim & BMD support Habitat for Humanity

RA members Holcim and BMD Group have shown their commitment to supporting vulnerable group in the community, recently joining forces to support a project for Habitat for Humanity. Team members from both Holcim and BMD spent a day working to …

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Innovative new training programs set to boost capacity and diversity

CPB Contractors, CIMIC Group’s construction company, has expanded its training opportunities through two innovative programs – the CPB Contractors Women in Trades paid-training and employment program, and a new partnership with TAFE NSW and Western Sydney University to launch the Institute Applied Technology …

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Help develop industry’s future leaders

Are you passionate about shaping our industry’s future workforce and helping professionals to build their leadership capabilities? We are now seeking Expressions of Interest from the Fellows Alumni within RA’s membership to join our Future Leaders Committee. The responsibilities include …

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Road safety career pathways for women

The Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC), in collaboration with the Australasian College of Road Safety (ACRS) and the Australian Local Government Association (ALGA), is conducting an online survey to: Identify current career pathway within road safety; Identify current career …

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Paid training for women in construction

CIMIC Group’s CPB Contractors is building on its commitment to an equitable construction industry where women fully participate by offering a paid three-week training course and an offer of employment for successful participants. The CPB Contactors Women In Construction preemployment …

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Backing women in engineering

Although the engineering profession in Australia continues to suffer from gender imbalance, the transport infrastructure industry is continuing to support initiatives that will change that situation for the better. For the second consecutive year, RA member Ventia has been a …

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NAIDOC Week 2022

NAIDOC Week celebrates and recognises the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.  This year’s theme – ‘Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up!’ encourages all of us to commit to driving systemic change and strengthening relationships …

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