Partnering with Engineers Australia
Engineers Australia’s networks and sphere of influence are prolific, made up of key stake holders and decision makers from all sectors of industry, government, defence, education as well as its + 100 000 professional members.
By way of bespoke, strategically designed partnership initiatives, EA is able to facilitate the connecting of its partners to their desired audiences within these networks.
A Strategic Partnership with Engineers Australia provides partners with the platform from which to
- showcase their organisation’s capability and capacity
- position their organisation as the employer of choice for professional engineers and
- deliver their key messages to a captive audience reflective of their stated markets.
Partnering with Engineers Australia ensures alignment with “The Trusted Voice of the Engineering Profession” and the resulting inherent brand alignment and credibility.
Engineers Australia currently enjoys National Partnerships with quality organisations from a diverse range of industries and sectors. Companies such as Austral, Mobil and Dulux are some examples of global organisations that have entered into long term relationships with Engineers Australia and continue to derive the benefits therein.
For information specific to partnering with Engineers Australia and learning about the opportunities that will benefit your organisation, please contact:
Amanda Rodgers (National Corporate Engagement Manager) on 0409 383 651 or email [email protected]
Megan Purdy (Corporate Engagement Manager) on 0419 146 964 or email [email protected]
Below is a list of our current partners who enjoy the benefits of working with Engineers Australia.
ABB is a leading global technology company that energises the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.
By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels.
With ever increasing urbanization and the world forging ahead to create a low-carbon future, ABB is supporting with digitally connected, ABB Ability™ enabled solutions and services.
With ABB AbilityTM enabled digital solutions at its core, ABB’s portfolio protects, connects and optimises the flow of electrical energy for smarter electricity distribution for utilities, industry, buildings, infrastructure and mobility.
With a history of excellence stretching back more than 130 years, ABB’s success is driven by about 110,000 talented employees in over 100 countries.
ACO in Australia offers an extensive portfolio of stormwater, building drainage systems, cable pit and ducting systems, access covers and other niche products.
The company has just celebrated 25 years as Australia’s foremost manufacturer with facilities in Western Sydney, NSW.
ACO takes pride in providing excellent customer service and extensive technical support from specification to the finished product installation.
For information on ACO’s products, visit www.acoaus.com.au
For information on ACO’s free design services, visit www.askACO.com.au
For information on ACO’s free educational services, visit www.askACO.com.au/cpd
Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk continues to develop the broadest portfolio of 3D software for global markets.
Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries—including the last 19 Academy Award winners for Best Visual Effects—use Autodesk software to design, visualize, and simulate their ideas before they’re ever built or created. From blockbuster visual effects and buildings that create their own energy, to electric cars and the batteries that power them, the work of our 3D software customers is everywhere you look.
Through their apps for iPhone, iPad, iPod, and Android, they’re also making design technology accessible to professional designers and amateur designers, homeowners, students, and casual creators — anyone who wants to create and share their ideas with the world.
Bentley Systems is the leading global provider of software solutions to engineers, architects, geospatial professionals, constructors, and owner-operators for the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure.
Bentley’s MicroStation-based engineering and BIM applications, and its digital twin cloud services, advance the project delivery (ProjectWise) and the asset performance (AssetWise) of transportation and other public works, utilities, industrial and resources plants, and commercial and institutional facilities.
Bluebeam pushes the boundaries of innovation, developing smart, simple markup and collaboration solutions for design and construction professionals worldwide. Since 2002, Bluebeam has made desktop, mobile and cloud-based solutions for paperless workflows that leverage project data to improve project communication and streamline processes across the entire project lifecycle. Trusted by over 1.6 million individuals in more than 130 countries, Bluebeam's solutions advance the way technical professionals work, manage and collaborate on projects. Founded in Pasadena, CA, Bluebeam now has additional offices in California, Texas, Illinois, New Hampshire, Germany, England and Sweden. Bluebeam is part of the Nemetschek Group.
Brickworks Building Products is one of the world's largest and most diverse building material manufacturers. The company has built an enduring reputation with their customers and are loved for their innovation, professionalism and dependable products and services.
As Brickworks Building Products expands globally, they continually foster and advance their products and brand, continuing to lead the way through design, style, innovation, sustainability, and collaboration.
With a broad product portfolio and manufacturing and sales facilities across Australia & North America, Brickworks is uniquely placed to service the demands of the building industry.
Austral Masonry is one of Australia’s largest manufacturers of concrete masonry blocks, retaining walls, pavers and stone products. Their residential solutions can be seen on high end architectural projects and landscaping designs while their commercial solutions include: coloured and standard masonry blocks, large scale segmental block retaining wall products, as well as a range of hardstand solutions such as commercial and permeable segmental block paving.
They offer innovative solutions that provide structural integrity, excellent strength, durability and pride themselves on making beautiful products that last forever.
Austral Precast is a leading provider of high quality and innovative, customisable precast concrete product solutions. Operating from plants located across Australia, using state of the art technology, production techniques and system, Austral Precast produces a diversified range of customised products and specific precast solutions. Austral Precast services a range of markets including; multi-residential, commercial, industrial, community and civil sectors.
We know our success begins with our people; it is our people who shape our culture and reputation. Our company and our people are unique, with a workforce of around 420, we are a relatively small team, however we manage one of Brisbane’s and Queensland’s biggest and most important public infrastructure assets.
Brisbane Airport Corporation (BAC) is the operator of Brisbane Airport, the premier gateway to Queensland and the third largest airport in Australia by passenger numbers.
Our unique culture can be attributed to our people. It is our everyday attitude, integrity and work ethic that is what sets us apart and drives our success. We believe our ability to maintain and build this family focused culture whilst growing to be a billion dollar organisation, and one of Queensland’s largest companies is our point of difference. Every day we strive to inspire and enable everyone at BAC to be their best. We are proud to support the personal and professional development of staff and we offer our people exciting challenges.
BQE Software develops innovative and award-winning practice management software for professional services firms.
Created by engineers, for engineers — Its products including BQE Core®, BQE BillQuick®, BQE ArchiOffice®, and BQE EngineerOffice® centralise and streamline the way engineering firms enter and use information for time tracking, billing, project management, and accounting. This gives them the speed and insight necessary to rapidly make informed decisions, increase productivity, and grow profits.
With more than 400,000 users worldwide, BQE Software is trusted by leading engineers, architects, accountants, legal professionals, IT specialists, and business consultants in small to large sized firms. The company has offices in Australia and India and is headquartered in Torrance, California.
Cadgroup are a customer centric company with 30 years of history & experience serving the Architecture, Engineering, Construction, and Manufacturing industries. We specialise in providing software and hardware technology, support, training, and consulting. We are one of the largest Autodesk Platinum Solution Partners in Australia.
Trust, Friendliness and Value are the core of all our solutions and underpins our customer-centric approach. We believe that our customers’ success is as important as our own and therefore consistently develop innovative solutions to support our client’s interests.
Our mission is to provide hands-on industry experience as well as the latest tools, computer infrastructure and knowledge to help our customers achieve success in any project undertaken.
Cardno are an ASX-listed professional infrastructure and environmental services company, with expertise in the development and improvement of physical and social infrastructure for communities around the world.
The Cardno team is comprised of leading professionals who plan, design, manage and deliver sustainable projects and community programs. Their diverse skills and experience allow them to offer integrated services in ten market sectors to clients both locally and across the globe. These sectors are buildings, land, coastal and ocean, environment, international development, management services, energy and resources, transportation, water and defence.
Caterpillar Underground Mining Pty Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of US – based Caterpillar Inc., the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives.
Commencing operation in Burnie, Tasmania in 1975, this business has grown to a truly global operation selling underground mining hard rock vehicles to over 50 countries across the globe.
Caterpillar Underground Mining has a strong commitment to all aspects of Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) in the workplace and we are acutely aware of the benefits a robust D&I strategy can bring for both our business and employees. We proudly have a diverse workforce in Burnie, with over 20 different nationalities represented at the facility.
Caterpillar Underground Mining has a workforce of approximately 170 people operating out of South Burnie on Tasmania’s North-West Coast, responsible for the research and development, testing, marketing and support of Caterpillar’s Underground hard rock vehicle product line. The original birthplace of manufacturing for Caterpillar’s Underground Mining Load- Haul-Dump (LHD) “Loaders”, and Underground Articulated Trucks (UAT) “Trucks”, the Burnie facility is now the centre of excellence for engineering design and development, autonomous operation solutions and prototype assembly and testing of these vehicles.
Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, is a catalyst for human progress. We are the 7th largest enterprise software company in the world. Dassault Systèmes provides business and people with collaborative 3D virtual environments to imagine sustainable innovations capable of harmonizing product, nature and life.
We are a scientific company. We develop technology rooted in science, combined with design thinking, to help build a sustainable society. We believe achieving a more sustainable future is only possible by leveraging the virtual world to extend and improve the real world. By creating virtual experience twins of the real world with our 3DEXPERIENCE platform and applications, our customers push the boundaries of innovation, learning and production.
Our solutions enable our 270,000+ customers across 11 industries, across 140 countries, to imagine and create sustainable innovations that enable the greatest industrial transformations.
For more information, visit www.3ds.com
Deakin University offers an innovative approach to teaching through PODBL (Project-Oriented Design-Based Learning). Students experience real-world engineering challenges and put together creative and original solutions.
Deakin's industry connections, work placements and guest lectures can also offer a different perspective and career-shaping experience, enabling graduates to become forward-thinking and ready to tackle real-world engineering challenges.
Industry-focus and R&D activities are also important to our School of Engineering.
Industry-specific problems provide context and challenges for talented staff and students. Using state-of-the-art facilities within the Centre for Advanced Design in Engineering Training (CADET), they are able to tackle the toughest challenges of Australian industry. This assists in providing the solutions that will advance society and strengthen the economy.
Deakin has specialists in many areas of engineering; infrastructure and environment, energy management, automation, manufacturing, product design and development, materials, additive manufacturing and more. Their facilities are world-class, with laboratories for advanced CNC machining, high-level 3D printing, VR/AR, energy and high-voltage, water treatment, concrete and corrosion testing, robotics and automation. Facing problems with a holistic approach, Deakin University can deliver solutions unrivalled by any engineering school in the country.
DuluxGroup is a manufacturer and marketer of products that protect, maintain and enhance the spaces and places in which we live and work.
From household rooms transformed by the latest designer colours, to the ripe tomatoes in the garden, to the latest in garage door design and technology, to the industrial coatings that protect landmark infrastructure such as bridges and the construction chemicals that reinforce them; DuluxGroup products are at work. Their brands have been woven into the fabric of the communities where they operate, helping consumers to live better and more comfortable lives.
DuluxGroup employs approximately 4,000 people in Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, South-East Asia and China.
Engenium is a Project Delivery, Multi-Discipline Engineering and Advisory Services consultancy to the resource, energy, Government and industrial infrastructure sectors. Our capabilities encompass the complete project life cycle.
Our approach is built on responsiveness, flexibility and developing long-term relationships with our clients. We have developed a solid reputation as a trusted project delivery partner and our Clients have come to rely on us to deliver value and business results.
With offices located across Australia in Brisbane, Karratha, Newcastle, and Perth you can rely on us to deliver value and business results wherever your project may be located.
At Engenium we understand that your project has particular drivers and requires a fit-for-purpose solution. Our flexible approach to project delivery was developed to address your unique needs and provide a personalised solution which delivers the right business outcomes for you.
For more information visit engenium.com.au.
ExxonMobil, the largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, uses technology and innovation to help meet the world's growing energy needs. They hold an industry-leading inventory of resources and are one of the world's largest integrated refiners, marketers of petroleum products and chemical manufacturers.
ExxonMobil has remained a leader in energy technology throughout its 135-year history. With a commitment to fundamental science and innovation unmatched in their industry, they invest about $1 billion a year in R&D. They continue to advance a range of technologies to help meet growing demand for energy while also reducing greenhouse gas emissions associated with energy use.
ExxonMobil commit to be innovative and responsive, while offering high quality products and services at competitive prices.
Geofabrics is Australasia's geosynthesist specialist. They help their clients deliver and maintain their infrastructure by minimising risk and increasing value through the innovative use of geosynthetic products.
For over 35 years they have supported the Australasian infrastructure sector on significant projects from the Victorian Level Crossing Removal projects to APLNG in Queensland to the Christchurch Gondola in New Zealand. On these projects, and every project they undertake, they have a singular focus: to provide smarter infrastructure solutions for their clients.
Geofabrics believe smarter infrastructure is about using smart products, smart solutions and smart people to help their clients develop value engineering opportunities for their projects. They believe this delivers greater opportunities to lower risk, cost and construction time frames whilst increasing maintenance cycles and whole of life opportunities.
Hexagon is a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications.
Hexagon’s PPM division empowers its clients to transform unstructured information into a smart digital asset to visualize, build and manage structures and facilities of all complexities, ensuring safe and efficient operation throughout the entire lifecycle.
Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has approximately 21,000 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 3.9bn EUR. Learn more at hexagon.com and follow us @HexagonAB.
For more than seven decades, Hilti engineers and technical specialists have lived at the forefront of construction. We’ve helped make jobsites safer, more productive and more advanced. Hilti engineering solutions have set the standard for excellence, offering a range of technical solutions, services and software to help you take control of your project from the initial design brief, through conceptual detailing, to final product selection and installation.
Additionally, at Hilti, we make and design leading-edge technology, software and services, which power the professional construction industry. Every day, our technologies support awe-inspiring feats of engineering around the world – from the famous Bullet Train in Japan, the new built Perth Stadium or Sydney’s iconic Barangaroo just to list a few.
Hilti stands for exceptional innovations, outstanding added value, high quality and direct customer relationships. Some two-thirds of Hilti’s 22,000-strong global employees work in direct contact with our customers. Our 200,000 daily customer interactions drive the inspiration for the development of new products and services.
Hilti (Aust.) Pty Ltd is a fully owned subsidiary of The Hilti Group. Since being formed in Adelaide in 1960, local operations have expanded with headquarters in Sydney and representation in all major cities.
KAESER Compressors is one of the world’s largest compressed air systems providers and compressor manufacturers. From its state-of-the-art production facility in Germany, KAESER works in close partnership with its customers to develop progressive system concepts that continuously push the boundaries of performance and compressed air efficiency. Furthermore, over 100 years of knowledge and expertise are made available to each and every customer via the group’s global team.
Established in 1990, KAESER Compressors Australia serves the Australian, New Caledonian and Pacific region from its purpose-built factory in Victoria. In addition, KAESER has Sales and Service Centres and a dedicated network of authorised partners strategically located throughout the region, that provide comprehensive sales and service support.
The KAESER product range meets and exceeds Australian conditions and regulations and, the standard machines are suitable for continuous operation at ambient conditions up to 45oC and higher.
Since 1961, McConnell Dowell have built thousands of quality assets and facilities for clients and communities. Their expertise has grown steadily to span building, civil, electrical, fabrication, marine, mechanical, pipelines, rail, tunnel and underground construction.
With over 3,500 employees and professional engineering and construction teams in Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the Middle East, their clients benefit from their unique mix of local knowledge and international experience.
Their culture is founded on expertise, creativity and progressive thinking. They constantly challenge themselves and their partners to find the best solution for every project. This attitude, along with their safe, high-quality, systematic and structured approach, has earned them the trust and loyalty of their clients.
Nearmap is a market leader for cloud-based geospatial information services, we’re ranked one of the ten largest aerial survey companies in the world in annual data collection volume. Our patented camera sensors and imagery processing pipelines are the most advanced in the world, enabling us to regularly capture and update the truth on the ground with industry-disrupting efficiency. Nearmap’s parent company, Nearmap Limited, is a publicly traded company listed on the Australian Stock Exchange — one of the 200 largest ASX-listed stocks in Australia. With offices in the United States and Australia, Nearmap services a rapidly growing global base of over 10,000 customers — particularly government agencies and commercial enterprises for whom current, reliable ground truth data is essential to critical decision making and operational workflows.
In March 2020, Fast Company named Nearmap one of the World’s 10 Most Innovative Enterprise Companies. ESRI named Nearmap “Best New Content Provider” in 2017 and an ESRI Gold Partner in 2019
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Powerlink Queensland is a Government Owned Corporation that owns, develops, operates and maintains the electricity transmission network in Queensland. Our network runs approximately 1,700km from Cairns down to New South Wales.
Powerlink’s role in the electricity supply chain is to transport high voltage electricity, generated at major power stations, through its transmission grid to the distribution networks owned by Energex and Ergon Energy (part of the Energy Queensland Group) and Essential Energy (in northern New South Wales) to supply customers.
We also transport electricity to high usage industrial customers such as rail companies, mines and mineral processing facilities, and to New South Wales via the Queensland/NSW Interconnector transmission line.
Not only do we play a part in safely delivering electricity to more than four million Queenslanders supporting our modern lifestyles, we also play a key role in powering the Queensland economy.
QUT is a major Australian university with a global reputation and a ‘real world’ focus.
Our courses equip our students and graduates with the skills they need for the world of today and tomorrow. We are an ambitious institution, with a rapidly growing research output focused on technology and innovation. The Times Higher Education 2020 ranked QUT in the top 180 universities in the world and the best young university in Australia.
Our strategic plan, Blueprint 6, establishes QUT as ‘the university for the real world’, and charts our provision of transformative education and research that is relevant to our communities. With approximately 50,000 students, QUT places a premium on the national and international accreditation of our professional degrees.
We offer academic programs in fields spanning business, creative industries, education, engineering, health, law, science, and social justice across five faculties.
Well known for our strong links to industry and government, the high impact of our research which involves multidisciplinary teams can been seen across areas as diverse as climate change mitigation, digital media, materials science and biomedical innovation.
RMIT has a reputation for excellence in work-relevant education and high quality research. RMIT courses are constantly updated to meet the changing needs of business and the broader community, and to provide students with specialised content relevant to professional and personal success in a rapidly-changing world.
With over 120 years of educational excellence, RMIT offers programs and courses ranging from postgraduate degrees by research to employment-focused diplomas and certificates. RMIT offers a global passport to study internationally with education that aligns with industry producing graduates that excel in an open world economy.
RMIT can help you develop and build your career in many ways. We offer career advice and related services, as well as the extras that can make you the sought-after candidate for your dream job:
- overseas study and work placements
- finding a mentor who will help you build an effective network
- participating in university decision-making
- beefing up your business and entrepreneurship skills.
Swinburne University of Technology is focused on high-impact research, high-quality teaching and active engagement with industry and community.
Swinburne is ranked in the top 350 universities in the world by the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities (2017). In Engineering, Swinburne is ranked in the top 250 in the 2018 Times Higher Education subject ranking.
Swinburne has a long history of offering undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications. Its unique Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Professional) with guaranteed industry placement and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) with optional placement have majors in:
- Electrical and Electronic
- Product Design
- Robotics and Mechatronics
The University of Melbourne is committed to being one of the finest universities in the world, contributing to society in ways that enrich and transform our lives.
Their distinctive Melbourne experience helps graduates become well-rounded, skilled and entrepreneurial professionals – helping to drive innovation and make a positive impact across the globe. Their world class research and deep engagement with industry and government is helping solve the social, economic and environmental challenges we are facing today and into the future.
The University of Melbourne are consistently ranked among the leading universities with international rankings of world universities placing it as number 1 in Australia and number 32 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018).
Urban Utilities is one of the largest water distributor-retailers in Australia, delivering drinking water, recycled water and sewerage services to 1.5 million customers across Brisbane, Ipswich, Lockyer Valley, Scenic Rim and Somerset.
With a $6 billion infrastructure network, Urban Utilities’ work includes future services planning, asset planning and management, billing and water meter management, development assessments and approvals, waste management and research and development. They also operate the Scientific Analytical Services Laboratory delivering water sampling services and chemical and microbiological analysis to a range of industries.
Through Urban Utilities’ research and development program, they identify areas for future investment, conduct pilots and trials and work with industry and research partners to innovate and enrich quality of life now and into the future.
Victoria University (VU) in Melbourne is well known for its practical teaching approach, work placement opportunities and extensive industry connections. The university’s focus is on creating work-ready, future-focused graduates.
VU's College of Engineering & Science has strong partnerships with engineering, informatics and scientific organisations, both locally and globally, that inform our curriculum and research, provide access to state-of-the-art resources and give students essential workplace learning opportunities. Industry connections and relevant, up-to-date skills are the hallmark of a VU education.
This industry focus has also led to the development of degrees and specialisations that aren’t available anywhere else in Victoria, such as Architectural Engineering.
Water Corporation is the principal supplier of water, wastewater, drainage and bulk irrigation services in Western Australia to hundreds of thousands of homes, businesses and farms.
We directly employ over 2,800 people located in offices in Perth, Bunbury, Albany, Karratha, Geraldton, Northam and Kalgoorlie, as well as a number of depots, providing a high level of expertise and strong commitment to communities across the state.
We manage $37 billion (replacement value) of assets to deliver water services across the 2.6 million square kilometre expanse of the State, directly and through our alliances with the private sector.
Our purpose is the sustainable management of water services to make WA a great place to live and invest.
Engineers Australia is looking for subject matter specialists to help deliver quality professional development to members and related professionals.
If you are a subject matter expert in your chosen field or industry sector, we encourage you to self-nominate for the opportunity to join our specialist group of volunteers.