The Broncos Business Club in association with u&u Executive Recruitment Partners kicked off its 2013 programme with a unique look at the “Inner Sanctum” last night with a networking event held inside the Brisbane Bronco’s changing rooms!
Coal Mining… Currently the punching bag of the resources industry, is dead… isn’t it? I read with great interest today the article in Mining News whispering that a potential $5.4bn upgrade may be on the cards for the Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal just to the south of Mackay.
It’s a triple whammy for Queensland and no we don’t mean state of Origin (that’s 7 by the way) as 3 of our best engineering firms were recognised at the industry awards in Canberra recently. The team of Thiess (also a u&u client), Queensland Rail and Golder associates won an engineering excellence award for their Toowoomba Rail Recovery works after the floods.
In April 2010 I wrote an article for procurement professional magazine entitled “temps here to stay in the boom state”. In the current market I decided to revisit my thoughts and to ask myself are “temps here to stay in a questionable market”? At u&u we provide expert contractors to many of our clients, a trend that has been steadily increasing in the recent months.