ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a leading global technology company that energizes 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 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.
Boston Consulting Group partners with leaders in business and society to tackle their most important challenges and capture their greatest opportunities. BCG was the pioneer in business strategy when it was founded in 1963.
To succeed, organizations must blend digital and human capabilities. BCG’s diverse, global teams bring deep industry and functional expertise and a range of perspectives to spark change through leading-edge management consulting as well as data science, technology and design, digital ventures, and business purpose. We work in a uniquely collaborative model across the firm and throughout all levels of the client organization to deliver results that help our clients thrive.
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Founded in 1976, CGI is among the largest independent IT and business consulting services firms in the world. With 77,500 consultants and other professionals across the globe, CGI delivers an end-to-end portfolio of capabilities, from strategic IT and business consulting to systems integration, managed IT and business process services and intellectual property solutions. CGI works with clients through a local relationship model complemented by a global delivery network that helps clients digitally transform their organisations and accelerate results.
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We provide energy and automation digital solutions to deliver efficiency and sustainability for our customers. We combine world-leading energy technologies, real-time automation, software and services into integrated solutions for Grids, Homes, Buildings, Data Centres, Infrastructure and Industries.
With a global presence in over 100 countries, we are the leader in providing Advanced Distribution Management Systems, Distributed Energy Resource Management and Medium Voltage solutions.
With over 50 years’ experience in asset management services and innovative in-house engineering capabilities, Comdain is a national leader in delivering critical gas and water services. Having been an integral part of the networks we’ve built, our business takes a whole-of-life vision when developing solutions to maintain and improve network operations.
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|Ergon Energy and Energex, as part of Energy Queensland, are Australia’s largest electricity distribution company, connecting electricity supply to 2.25 million customers across Queensland. The business was formed as a Queensland Government-owned corporation in 2016 through the merger of Ergon Energy and Energex. Energy Queensland is driven by its vision to energise Queensland communities not just through its 207,000km of electricity network, but also through its commitment to deliver better outcomes for customers, employees and all Queenslanders. The geographic challenges presented by such a large network with broad variances in environment and climate, and customer density and load have driven innovation across our group of companies. Ergon Energy business operates 33 isolated power stations that provide electricity to communities that are too remote to connect to the national grid. Our Energex network business is helping to build resilience for our assets and our customers through integration of demand management and battery storage systems. Every day our Ergon Energy and Energex employees are working hard to connect customers who want access to power, maintain supply and repair those part of our network that suffer damage as quickly as possible.|
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Horizon Power is Western Australia’s regional and remote power provider. We are passionate about what we do and strive to ensure our customers receive safe and reliable power to their homes, businesses, and communities.
As the only vertically integrated utility in Australia, we operate across the full energy supply chain – generation, distribution and transmission, and retail services. Our employees and their families live in many of the regional and remote communities we service and support. Spanning 2.3 million square kilometres, we are responsible for the largest geographical catchment of any Australian power provider.
We manage a total of 38 systems delivering power to over 47,000 customer connections servicing more than 110,000 residents, communities, and businesses
GHD’s services approach appreciates and incorporates whole-of-life considerations when delivering professional technical services across the entire power value chain from generator to consumer.We are helping clients tackle a complex future being shaped by disruptive forces and increased regulation and scrutiny. GHD has a breadth of demonstrated experience across all phases of power projects. By working with us, you’ll benefit from a global team of technical specialists who will deliver your projects to the highest standards.
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 170 years. In Australia, our technology can be found behind the scenes supporting critical infrastructure and almost every industry with solutions that electrify, automate and digitalize. Through our Smart Infrastructure portfolio, Siemens shapes the market for intelligent, adaptive infrastructure. We provide a comprehensive end-to-end portfolio, connecting energy systems, buildings and industries from the point of power generation all the way to consumption. Learn more at www.siemens.com.au
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Frontier Economics provides high quality economic advice to our clients. We have worked extensively in most major sectors of the economy in Australia, New Zealand and the Asian region. For more than twenty years, we have contributed sound economics to many important debates and decisions. Governments, regulators and businesses use our economic advice to inform policy development, market design, regulation and investment. We have earned a reputation for delivering quality, independent economic input that can lead to better decisions and better outcomes for our clients. We are proud of the services we provide to our clients and remain committed to adding value through sound economics. Across Australia and Asia, our team comprises more than 40 staff and we work from offices in Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney and Singapore.