30 New Dams Shortlisted for Australia

Tony Abbott has received a shortlist of 30 potential dam projects from a ministerial task force headed by Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce, as part of efforts to make good on the Coalition's infrastructure campaigning...



US Architecture Billings Index Soars to Seven-Year Highs

As the rebound in commercial building picks up, a key indicator of business conditions facing architects in the United...

Published on 27 August 2014

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Sydney Launches Australia’s First Green Roof Policy

In a bid to increase the city's urban forest, the City of Sydney has unveiled Australia's first green roof...

Published on 19 August 2014


Australia Behind on Pre-Fabrication: Construction Leaders

The building industry in Australia is not keeping up with international efforts with regard to prefabrication and needs to...

Published on 13 August 2014

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Six Construction Trades in Short Supply

As the housing boom kicks into gear, as many as six trades within the home building sector in Australia...

Published on 26 August 2014

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IKEA Advances Renewable Energy Focus with Tempe Project

Swedish retail giant IKEA has committed to using only renewable energy by 2020, and solar photovoltaic installations are a...

Published on 15 August 2014