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Architects Must Overcome Engineering Detail Challenge
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Friday February 15 2019

Architects Must Overcome Engineering Detail Challenge

For many architects in Australia, a core part of their roles involves the ability to think, dream and create.

NSW Building Reform Does Not Go Far Enough: ACA
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Thursday February 14 2019

NSW Building Reform Does Not Go Far Enough: ACA

Planned reforms in New South Wales to improve building quality and compliance do not go far enough, a major architecture body says.

Architects Slam Slow Building Safety Progress
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Monday February 11 2019

Architects Slam Slow Building Safety Progress

Australia’s leading architecture body has slammed what is says is a lack of progress in dealing with flammable cladding and dangerous building products.

Architects in Demand Despite Residential Slowdown
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Tuesday January 15 2019

Architects in Demand Despite Residential Slowdown

Despite the residential slowdown, architects remain in demand throughout much of Australia as opportunities emerge for work on commercial and public buildings, the latest report has...

Landscape Architecture Makes Strides in Gender Equity
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Thursday January 10 2019

Landscape Architecture Makes Strides in Gender Equity

Australia’s landscape architecture profession is making significant progress in attracting and retaining women, an analysis of Census data has found.

Why Architects are Stuck at Bottom of Construction Pay Scale
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Monday September 10 2018

Why Architects are Stuck at Bottom of Construction Pay Scale

With around $218.4 billion worth of work having been done on the construction of houses, commercial buildings and civil infrastructure over the year to March, Australia’s...

Is Timber Really Cheaper?
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Thursday September 6 2018

Is Timber Really Cheaper?

Ever since Lend Lease built its Forte apartment complex in 2012 using cross laminated timber (CLT), the use of wood and especially engineered wood/mass wood products...

Architectural Staff Continue to Enjoy Good Times
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Tuesday August 21 2018

Architectural Staff Continue to Enjoy Good Times

Architects continue to enjoy relatively strong employment conditions for now despite a downturn in the residential market.

Architects Must be Dynamite on Copyright Protection
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Friday August 3 2018

Architects Must be Dynamite on Copyright Protection

In early 2000 and late 2001, Victorian based Barnett Property Group opened two display homes in the Melbourne outer eastern suburbs of Beaconsfield and Rowville respectively...

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Feb 14 2019
ACA Gest a New Leader

One of Australia’s leading architecture bodies has appointed its first chief executive officer as it seeks to build its voice within the architecture profession, extend its...

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Jan 16 2019
Australian Institute of Architects Welcomes New CEO

The Australian Institute of Architects has today announced the appointment of Julia Cambage to the position of Chief Executive Officer for the architecture profession’s peak body.

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31 Oct, 2018
Architects Must Overcome Engineering Detail Challenge

For many architects in Australia, a core part of their roles involves the ability to think, dream and create.

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Business
20 Jul, 2018
Victorian Rort 'Architect' Defends Scheme

A man labelled the architect of Victorian Labor's $388,000 rorts-for-votes scheme has defended the operation, saying he thought it was fine because parliament kept paying the...

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2 Feb, 2018
Project Architects, Revit Technicians in Good Demand

Project lead architects as well as Revit technicians have emerged as likely areas of demand for architectural staff early in the new year, a new report...

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7 Dec, 2017
Is Regulation Smothering Innovation in Architecture?

By all means the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre represented an example of what can be achieved through true architectural innovation.

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