The 2017 Major Projects Pipeline Report is produced by the Queensland Major Contractors Association (QMCA), Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) and the Infrastructure Association of Queensland (IAQ)

The report provides a thoughtful and evidence-based perspective on the outlook for major engineering construction projects in Queensland – presenting future implications and challenges for the industry.

Launched and addressed by the Deputy Premier, the Hon Jackie Trad MP, this event is not to be missed.


  • Valuable insights into the short and medium term prospects for the engineering construction sector in Queensland at a critical time for the industry
  • An exclusive briefing of key data and issues impacting the sector from BIS Shrapnel’s leading infrastructure economist, Adrian Hart
  • A complimentary copy of the report that includes a detailed industry tested list of future projects in Queensland
  • Access to QMCA CSQ & IAQ Major Projects Pipeline Report Update – a mid-year review of the data, to be released in September 2017.


Frankie Carroll is the Director-General of the Department of Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning.

His previous role was as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Queensland Reconstruction Authority, where he was responsible for delivering a disaster reconstruction program worth more than $13 billion.

Prior to being appointed CEO, Frankie held the position of Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Financial Officer since the Authority’s inception in the wake of the Queensland Floods and Severe Tropical Cyclone Yasi in 2010-11.

Frankie also previously held the role of CEO of Queensland Water Infrastructure, delivering major water storage facilities in South East Queensland.

He has substantial experience across the private and public sectors, and a thorough understanding of Queensland’s infrastructure needs, having held senior executive roles in multiple industry disciplines spanning construction, finance and service organisations.

Frankie has a specialised knowledge in corporate governance, and experience in leading high performing teams. He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and a Member of the Association of Institute of Taxation in Ireland

VENUE: The Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Plaza Terrace Room

TIME: 7.15am — 9.00am


Cancellation Policy: Should you be unable to attend, a substitute delegate is welcome at no extra charge – please advise of any substitutions prior to the breakfast. Alternatively, a full refund will be made for cancellations in writing (email) up to three (3) working days prior to the event. For more information or special requests please call 07 3211 4900 or email [email protected]