Category Archives: Telecommunication Projects

Telecommunication Projects in Australia

Employment Trends – What’s going on?

Employment Trends           With September’s employment figures due out next week, and with the ANZ Banking Group’s Monthly survey in job advertisements released today, I wanted to have a look at what’s going on and what these statistics mean. ANZ’s survey released online today would have you...

So What’s New – Who’s Innovating in Australia?

Innovation   All this recent talk on innovation and changing our international competitiveness across sectors has got me thinking on this topic. So, Who's innovating in Australia? At the same time as this discussion has been stimulated (from the appointment of our new Prime Minister) the Group of Eight...

Flexible Work – Are We Really Still Talking About This?

Flexible Work Post   In the constant debate over flexible work arrangements and the success or failures of this mode of employment, a number of key items keep coming up for discussion. Reading the Brisbane Times article today titled “Why do so many managers still...

Downer Awarded Contract – NBN Rollout Announcement

Downer Awarded Contract to rollout the National Broadband Network in Northern NSW

Downer EDI Limited (Downer) announced today it had been awarded a contract for the rollout of the National Broadband Network (NBN) to homes and businesses in northern New South Wales.

Under the NBN Project, Downer will be responsible for construction of the optical fibre network from the main fibre nodes to the boxes outside the home or business that allows customers to connect to the NBN.

The contract is valued at up to $94 million over two years, with two one-year options to extend the agreement.

Read more by following the link to Downer Announcement Page.