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Exploring the human factors challenges of automated mining equipment

This project is aimed at understanding how new technologies can be developed in ways that take into account the human factors issues related to remote controlled/ automated mining equipment.
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The costs of conflict with local communities in the extractive industry

This paper examines the costs of extractive company‐community conflict and draws insights from how companies are responding to mitigate or avoid the occurrence, extent and costs of such conflict.
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Places as intersecting flows: mapping urban morphologies, functional constellations and pedestrian rhythms

This paper seeks to advance the empirical grounding of rhythmanalysis through a comparative study of nine selected street intersections in London, New York and Melbourne.
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Magic weapons: China's political influence activities under Xi Jinping

This paper considers the potential impact of China’s expanded political influence activities in New Zealand and how any effects could be mitigated and countered.
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Regional aviation clusters and their real property parameters – an Australian-based survey and its wider implications

This paper reports on a recently completed survey of businesses adjacent to airport facilities in an Australian region. The research would indicate that, while many of these businesses need to be located with access to airports, the link between the resident firms may not be...
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Commercial pressure, local responsiveness and synergies in globalized engineering services

This paper investigates how medium-size engineering service companies working traditionally in national markets have engaged with challenges of globalisation and competition from multinationals.
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International production networks in the automotive industry: drivers and enablers

This paper uses global company case analysis to identify the drivers and enablers that shape the international production networks of two automotive companies, BMW and Volvo Cars.
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Real Estate Market Structure and Technological Innovation

Market structure and technological innovation theory think that there are close relationship between market structure and technological innovation.
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Australian apprenticeships: trends, challenges and future opportunities for dealing with Industry 4.0

This paper explores some of the challenges and constraints within the Australian system of apprenticeships to adequately respond to industry 4.0. It also presents some of the current directions in government policy and explores opportunities within industries and the training system itself to create change.