sustinable building

Commercial Building Disclosure Prompts Surge in Sustainable Properties

The latest NABERS report indicates that the Commercial Building Disclosure (CBD) program has led to a surge in the adoption of sustainability and efficiency measures by players in the property sector.

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Construction
ebola

New Building Standard for Ebola

With a mortality rate which currently sits at around 70 per cent, Ebola has claimed more than...

Published on 09 October 2014

Design
green interiors

Good Interior Design: More Than Just a Couple of Plants

Was Freud wrong when he argued that the principal task of civilisation was “to defend us against...

Published on 17 October 2014

Construction
construction worker mental health

Construction Suicides Cost Dollars as Well as Lives

While dollar figures pale in comparison to the impact of lives lost, suicidal behaviour among construction industry...

Published on 14 October 2014

Construction
modular house

Huge Opportunities for Modular Building Industry

Significant opportunities lay before the modular building and off-site construction sector in Australia, according to the director...

Published on 16 October 2014

Property
Commercial Green Retrofits

EPCs The Next Big Thing in Australian Contracting

Energy performance contracting is set to become increasingly common in Australia, an expert at one of the...

Published on 14 October 2014

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