Being briefed at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. Glass floor lets you view underground baggage system. Another idea for Western Sydney Airport?
The 2nd report card on the Western Sydney Infrastructure Plan has been released today. Media release: http://paulfletcher.com.au/media-centre/media-releases/item/1794-road-projects-delivering-jobs-growth-to-western-sydney.html
On a site visit to London's massive Crossrail project - this is one of 10 new stations.
At London Heathrow Airport Tower being briefed on operations at this very busy airport; more useful input as we plan Western Sydney Airport.
Media release: Cumberland Highway intersections providing traffic relief http://paulfletcher.com.au/media-centre/media-releases/item/1793-cumberland-highway-intersections-providing-traffic-relief.html
Media release: Redcliffe Peninsula line on track to open. http://paulfletcher.com.au/media-centre/media-releases/item/1792-redcliffe-peninsula-line-on-track-to-open.html
Visiting Terminal 2 Incheon Airport Korea - it's under construction and will open in 2017.
Meeting Chung Il-Young CEO Incheon Airport Korea - over 50 m pax this yr, they're building T2 to reach 100 m
Western Sydney Airport will deliver jobs and growth for Western Sydney. See my Daily Tele op-ed today: http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/nsw/badgerys-creek-airport-is-on-track-for-takeoff
I spoke to @SteveAustinABC @612brisbane re M1 funding, as did Queensland Minister @MarkBaileyMP. Transcript here: http://paulfletcher.com.au/media-centre/paul-in-the-media/item/1785-transcript-612-abc-brisbane-mornings-with-steve-austin.html …
Turnbull Govt recommits $215 million fed funding for upgrades of M1 motorway. Press conference transcript. http://paulfletcher.com.au/media-centre/paul-in-the-media/item/1784-transcript-press-conference-with-bert-van-manen-and-karen-andrews.html …
Wisely chosen infrastructure delivers profound long-term benefits. My op-ed in today’s @FinancialReview. http://paulfletcher.com.au/media-centre/articles-by-paul/item/1782-we-ll-spend-on-major-assets-but-only-when-the-sums-add-up-afr-7-september-2016.html
With @karenandrewsmp & @BertVanManen on govt commitment of $215m in fed funding for M1. http://paulfletcher.com.au/media-centre/media-releases/item/1783-joint-media-release-turnbull-government-recommits-to-m1-
Speaking at Uni of Wollongong SMART Infrastructure Facility's Int'l Symposium for Next Generation Infrastructure
Heading to speak at International Symposium for Next Generation Infrastructure organised by Uni Wollongong SMART Infrastructure Facility
My answer in QT to Member for Petrie @LukeHowarthMP on the Turnbull Government’s delivery of Moreton Bay Rail Link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YZgc2ohUNls&feature=youtu.be
Ministerial forum on vehicle emissions with @JoshFrydenberg to resume work. Media release: http://paulfletcher.com.au/media-centre/media-releases/item/1779-media-release-ministerial-forum-on-vehicle-emissions-resumes-work.html
Hearing from Julieanne Alroe CEO Brisbane Airport re her growth plans; very useful as we plan Western Sydney Airport
Visiting the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator in Brisbane to get a briefing on their work
At Sydney Airport Runway 16R being briefed on airport operations; very useful as we plan Western Sydney Airport.
At old Hornsby Quarry, 100 m deep - a $21 m project will fill it with rockfill from NorthConnex tunnel.
My speech to the Australian Logistics Council Supply Chain Safety & Compliance Summit in Melbourne. http://paulfletcher.com.au/speeches/portfolio-speeches/item/1776-speech-australian-logistics-council-conference.html …
Today had the chance to chat with James Hookham from the Freight Transport Association in the UK.
Speaking at the Australian Logistics Council Supply Chain Safety & Compliance Summit in Melbourne