Effective asset management is about ensuring the provision of services that the community values today – and delivering certainty for the generations of tomorrow.
Climate change poses a significant risk to infrastructure, as extreme weather events such as heatwaves, droughts, bushfires, storm surges and flooding become more frequent. Opinion by David Jenkins, CEO IPWEA Australasia.
COVID-19 has had a marked impact on most working lives. While many are facing challenges, the Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia and its various branches is encouraging those in a position to up-skill to use this time to help prepare themselves for the future.
In a statement IPWEA has outlined the importance of continued training and industry development to help the sector plan for future crises.
IPWEA have released a statement about the impacts of COVID-19.