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RIM Connecting Industry Event

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Resource Industry Media (RIM) Connecting Industry events are designed to attract representatives from the region's resource services sector.

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RIM Connecting Industry events provide a valuable opportunity for attendees to connect with and get information on major projects or procurement opportunities, as well as network with other business reps in the sector. You'll be ideally placed to promote your business, service or product to a captive audience.

Lunch is included within the ticket price.

Tuesday, April 28, 2020: Goldwind Australia & Downer EDI Works and FKG Group Joint Venture.

Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event. For a sponsorship prospectus please email info@resourceindustrymedia.com.au

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Goldwind Australia. Presented by Senior Project Delivery Manager David Brown (Banana Range Wind Farm & Clarke Creek Wind and Solar Farm Project).

The Banana Range Wind Farm project is located approximately 120km south-west of Gladstone and 20 km west of f Biloela in Central Queensland. The project is currently in the feasibility phase and when constructed it will comprise up to 50 wind turbines with a power output of of approximately 180 MW. The construction period for the entire project will be around 24 months with intended construction to commence in late 2020 and take up to 2 years to fully complete. At its peak a workforce of at least 100 people are required to construct the project.

The Clarke Creek Wind and Solar Farm project is located 150 km north west of Rockhampton. The project has received State and Federal Government approvals to develop up to 195 wind turbines with a power output over 800 MW, between 200 MW and 400 MW of solar power, and battery energy storage. The construction of the Wind and Solar Farm will take up to 3 years and at construction peak, the workforce will be approximately 350 people.

Senior Project Delivery Manager David Brown will deliver the presentation who has over 20 years’ experience in project management, predominately in the Power Generation Industry working with Major EPC/OEM’s with Raytheon, Washington Group, GE Energy in the Middle East delivering large Combined Cycle Power Projects. David moved to Australia for the start of the GE Renewables drive, successfully delivering Wind Farm projects in Australia, Thailand, Vietnam and Japan.

Downer EDI Works and FKG Group Joint Venture. Presented by FKG Senior Project Manager, Defence Development, Martin MacDonald.

Downer along with its joint venture partner FKG Group, have been appointed by the Department of Defence as Managing Contractor to deliver the Shoalwater Bay Training Area Remediation Project.

The scope of work includes:

Improvements to support increased large-scale joint and multinational training activities, including airfield and beach landing site upgrades; andImprovement of key training facilities to support significantly increased usage, including camp, access road and creek crossing upgrades, and the construction of a new Urban Operations Training Facility.The 12-month procurement process includes the undertaking of several initiatives in Central and North Queensland to ensure strong local industry participation was achieved in both the preparation of the tender and ultimate delivery of the project.

FK Gardner and Sons P/L and Downer EDI Works P/L joint venture (the managing contractor) are inviting EOIs for work packages which include, Bulk earthworks, Civil, Pavements, Concrete works, Concrete panels, Metalwork, Structural steel, Painting, Linemarking, General site activity suppliers and subcontractors, Carpentry, Ceilings and Partitions, Doors and Windows, Internal finishes, FF&E, Landscaping, Fencing, Roofing, Roof safety and Services.All subcontractors and suppliers interested in tendering for the works are requested to submit an EOI which is the first stage of a two-stage tender process. The managing contractor will select registered tenderers for each trade package and construction of the project is expected to commence in stages from 2020.

FKG Senior Project Manager, Defence Development, Martin MacDonald will deliver the presentation who joined the FKG Group in 2016 and is responsible for leading the Downer & FKG JV for the planning and delivery of the Shoalwater Bay Training Area Remediation Project. With 17 years in the construction industry working across QLD, NSW and the ACT, he is a proven construction professional who provides extensive experience in delivering regional infrastructure projects for the Department of Defence.

Sponsorship Opportunities for April 28 event.

Resource Industry Media (RIM) Connecting Industry events are designed to attract the engineering, manufacturing and services sector working within the resource and construction industry as well as associated businesses in Central Queensland. Resource Industry Media contacts, knowledge of protocol and ability to arrange attendance has proven extremely useful to our sponsors for more than 20 years.

Resource Industry Media’s Connecting Industry events are exclusive, high calibre breakfasts and luncheons hosting the industry leaders of today and can see in excess of 100 attendees from industry and the supply chain. The topic for the functions focus on the latest issues within the central Queensland region.

Sponsorship of the March RIM Connecting Industry event offers several different benefits including the opportunity to present your business to Gladstone and Rockhampton region’s construction, engineering, manufacturing and services sector.

The benefits include but are not limited to a:

10-minute presentation to attendees at event;

Placed table seating with presenting speakers if applicable;

Two pull-up banners displayed at event;

Company branding (logo) and description of company on event program;

Company marketing material placed at registration desk;

Verbal recognition as function sponsor by MC during opening and closing addresses;

Company pamphlet and/or marketing material placed on tables as per attendee;

Logo branding on all media advertisements, social media event notices;

Company name branding on Eventbrite ticketing and links to company website;

Logo Branding and links to company website on Resource Industry Media website/events;

Company recognition in media release/article to media outlets;

Media release/article company recognition on Resource Industry Media website/news;

Business branding and links with thank you email for registering for the event; and

Breakfast/lunch and dinner/lunch with presenting speakers supplied.

To find out more about sponsoring a Resource Industry Media Connecting Industry event including costs and/or for a prospectus please email info@resourceindustrymedia.com.au or phone Kieran Moran on 0438 146 819.

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