INDUSTRY INTELLIGENCE

The following reports have been commissioned by TLISC in response to an analysis of emerging workforce trends by the Skills Council.


The future of skills in the Australian ports industry: a case study of four selected ports

The future of skills in the Australian ports industry: a case study of four selected ports.

TLISC has released a new research report looking at Australia’s investment in new port infrastructure and the effects of the chronic shortage of skilled maritime workers to run it safely, productively and at capacity.

The study was undertaken by Dr Victor Gekara from RMIT University using three

methods: a literature review; an expert panel convened as a Delphi group; and a series of qualitative interviews, site visits and informal data-gathering with key stakeholders in the case study ports (Dampier, Botany, Adelaide and Gladstone).

Click here to download the report.


Forecasts of Labour Report

Developing Management and Leadership Capacity: A Strategic Scan.

TLISC commissioned Dr Cameron Gordon, Associate Professor of Economics at the University of Canberra, to provide a research paper on management and leadership capacity with a particular focus on the transport and logistics (T&L) industry.

  • Full report: Click here for reading layout or here for printing.

Forecasts of Labour Report

Australian Transport and Logistics Industry: Forecasts of Labour and Skill Requirements 2013-17.

TLISC commissioned Monash University’s Centre for Economics, Education and Training (CEET) to provide a forecast of the labour and skill requirements of the transport and logistics industry for 2013-17.


Productivity and Productivity Growth Report

Productivity and Productivity Growth in the Australian Transport and Logistics Industries.

TLISC commissioned Monash University’s Centre for Economics, Education and Training (CEET) to undertake an assessment of the productivity climate specifically in the transport and logistics industry.

Amanda Thomas
Amanda Thomas
General Manager – Strategy & Policy