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Transfield Stock Surges on Takeover Bid

Shares in infrastructure and maintenance firm Transfield Services have risen sharply after it rejected a $1 billion takeover bid from Spanish building giant Ferrovial.

Features

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

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
world

World’s Most Responsible Construction Companies Unveiled

The world’s most socially and environmentally responsible firms in the construction and building materials sector have been...

Published on 07 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

Architecture
Sydney Opera House Turns 40

Opera House Named to Over-Budget Hall of Shame

Sydney Opera House has been named as part of a ‘Hall of Shame’ of landmark building projects...

Published on 08 October 2014

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