Infrastructure and Industry

Quality People, Quality Outcomes

PDM provides advice and strategic management through planning, feasibility, procurement and delivery of infrastructure development.

PDM is a leading management consultancy service in North Queensland providing a service to a wide range of Local, State and Federal Government and industry clients.  PDM provides advice and strategic management through planning, feasibility, procurement and delivery of infrastructure development.  PDM has a proven ability to govern a project from inception through to project financing and development into long term ownership and asset management.  PDM is able to bring a collaborative approach to large projects.  We forge strong relationships with our clients and work closely with all interested parties to deliver quality outcomes.

Infrastructure Projects

AIMS Tropical Marine Research Facilities Project

Australian Institute of Marine Science

Cape Ferguson – International Research Facility


PDM has been the project initiation team by providing Principal professionals to undertake a range of services in developing the project outcomes. These outcomes are driven by climate change response, sustainability, innovation, renewable energy and energy conservation. AIMS operate a scientific research and training facility at Cape Ferguson on the southern outskirts of Townsville. The Tropical Marine Research Facilities, Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) Project is an initiative of the Australian Government under the Super Science Initiative. The funding also supports the Government’s economic stimulus package.

The Project builds on AIMS internationally recognised capabilities in marine biodiversity, water quality and ecosystems health, marine microbiology and symbiosis, and impacts and adaption to climate change. AIMS mission is “to generate and transfer knowledge to support the sustainable use and protection of the marine environment through innovative, world class scientific and technological research”.

The Project consists of the following elements:

  • Ocean simulator and seawater enhancements
  • Expanded facilities to support growth in Townsville, including a Tropical Marine Collections Facility;
  • Implementation of new technologies to reduce energy consumption;
  • A vessel berthing and operations facility in Townville; and
  • Darwin Coastal Environmental Research Laboratories Expansion.

Sakhalin Sand Production and Shipment

Starstroi Russia

Sand Production and Shipment

2007 – 2009

Client’s Representative for Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Ltd (Sakhalin Island, Russia) – Client Representative in Australia for a Contract to Win and Process a Particular Sand Product in Australia for the Commissioning of onshore pipelines under the Sakhalin-2 Phase 11, Multi-Billion Dollar Project Principal’s Representative to manage the processes of the contractor in producing the required quality and volumes of special sand in Townsville, Australia and have available on a very short timeframe to export to Russia. Services including Project Management services; Inspection/testing and technical service. Inspection/testing of the sand produced by supplier. Audit testing to be NATA certified Laboratory. Managed the co-ordination for the logistics of loading vessels at the Port of Townsville and the preparation and lodgement of documentation for Australian and Russian Customs Services.