Along with rail and ports, Synergies assists other transport businesses including airports, roads and buses with economic policy and regulatory challenges. Synergies services include Weighted Average Cost of Capital analysis, cost-benefit analysis, business case development, revenue modelling, economic impact assessments, and funding proposals. Please see below for examples of our work for the Department of Transport and Main Roads, Queensland Airports Limited, and Sunshine Coast Regional Airport.
Department of Transport and Main Roads
Developed a budget model with a revenue forecasting module for a road safety program and prepared a business case for the expansion of the program.
Queensland Airports Limited
Provided assistance to Queensland Airports Limited in relation to the estimation of a WACC to be used in the pricing of services provided at Townsville and Gold Coast Airports.
Sunshine Coast Regional Airport
Prepared an Economic Impact Report for the Sunshine Coast Airport´s proposed International Passenger Facility to accommodate international flights showing the direct and indirect economic impacts for the Sunshine Coast Region, targeting industry, tourism, employment and wider economic benefits.