I am very pleased to have the opportunity to speak to you today about Western Sydney Airport.
This is a vital project and the Turnbull Government is working hard to meet our goal of the airport being operational by 2026.
I am very pleased today to have the opportunity to speak at CEDA – an organisation which has long had an interest in the importance of infrastructure to our nation’s economic development.
I want to speak today about the economic importance of national infrastructure policy – and I underline the word national because I want to focus particularly on the appropriate role for the Commonwealth government when it comes to infrastructure.
This is an important and timely conference and I am very pleased to have the opportunity to speak at it.
I am very pleased to have the opportunity to speak to the Master Builders Association of NSW today. Yours is a critically important industry. It makes up around 8 per cent of our economy and employs over one million Australians.
It is a pleasure to be here today on the occasion of the release of the Turnbull Government’s response to Infrastructure Australia’s 15 Year Plan.
I am very pleased to speak at this important CEDA event discussing infrastructure priorities for Western Sydney.
Policy Settings to Encourage Innovation in Infrastructure.
The work that your sector is doing to improve safety through the supply chain is of vital importance. But of course it’s not necessarily easy, particularly, to achieve the required coordination and consistency of approach and by definition, a supply chain involves many different stages and participants.