Inspire : Public Works Sept Oct 2014
CONTENTS 35 Thought leader Exploring IPWEA's Street Lighting Practice Note 5W President's message 5W CEO's message 6W IPWEA news 8W Division news My career 15W IPWEA's new President Michael Kahler recounts his career to date and plans for his presidency. 16W YIPWEA WA Chair Taryn King explains how overseeing projects from beginning to end has given her a greater understanding of the importance of good design in public works. In the spotlight ... Street lighting, street furniture and the public domain 20W Rolling out e cient street lighting strategies 24W Tracking the history of street lighting in Australia 27W Adding interest to Victorian streets with street furniture 31W Pushing the boundaries of bus shelters in Auckland, New Zealand Q&A 38W PWPro looks on the bright side with Professor Peter Newman, Director of Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) Institute. Knowledge centre: 41W How it works: electric vehicles 43W Ask your mates Education & Events 44W IPWEA courses and workshops 06 AWARD WINNERS Find out who won what at the inaugural 2014 IPWEA Sustainable Solutions in Public Works Awards. # Retrospect Point Cook Air Base, 1913-1918 46 Public Works Professional is the o cial journal for members of the Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia. AUSTRALASIA BOARD President: Michael Kahler (Qld) Vice President: Ross Goyne (Vic) Immediate Past President: Paul Di Iulio (SA) Directors: Andrew Craig (SA) Ged Brennan (Qld), John Truman (NSW), Greg Moran (NSW), Angelo Catinari (SA), Mark Varmalis (Vic), Mat Greskie (Tas), Damion Beety (Tas), Anthony Vuleta (WA), Terry Blanchard (WA), Braden Austin (NZ), Peter Higgs (NZ) AUSTRALASIA EXECUTIVE Chief Executive O cer: Chris Champion Executive O cer: Ross Moody Online Marketing and Communications Manager: Angela Cheers Web and Online Communications Coordinator: Linda Bologna DIVISION EXECUTIVES New South Wales: John Roydhouse Queensland: Suzanna Barnes-Gillard South Australia: Jane Gascoigne Tasmania: Gary Neil Victoria: Anne Gibbs Western Australia: John Ambrose New Zealand: Ross Vincent Level 12, 447 Kent Street, Sydney NSW 2000 T: +61 (0)2 8267 3001 F: +61 (0)2 8267 3071 W: www.ipwea.org Published by: Mahlab Media Managing Director: Bobbi Mahlab Editor: Jill Park firstname.lastname@example.org Chief Content O cer: Martin Wanless Head of Client Services: Roslyn Atkinson Art Director: Suzanne Cengia Graphic Designer: Jack Pike Production Manager: Kathy Little Sales Director: Sara Lewis Advertising Sales Manager: Alex Lane email@example.com 369a Darling Street, Balmain NSW 2041 T: +61 (0)2 9556 9100 F: +61 (0)2 9818 6080 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: www.mahlabmedia.com.au Printed by: Webstar Printing Mailed by: D&D Mailing Cover Image: Getty Images All material © IPWEA 2014. All rights reserved. IPWEA does not expect or invite any person to act or rely on any statement, opinion or advice contained in this publication and readers must rely on their own enquiries in making any decisions or giving any advice. Neither IPWEA nor any employee or agent of IPWEA nor any contributor to this publication will be liable for any loss or damage caused by any inaccurate statement, opinion, advice or information contained in this publication.
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