Architects and Engineers Must Develop Effective Fee Negotiating Strategies
It looked like an amazing opportunity.
Hard Numbers are Reshaping Australia’s Building Code
As of today, Australia has a new building code as the 2019 version of the National Construction Code (NCC) came into force this morning.
What You Can Expect From NCC 2019
As of May 1, Australia’s building industry will have a new National Construction Code (NCC).
Victoria Moves to Mandate Engineering Registration
Engineers who work across major construction categories in Victoria will be required to be registered under a new scheme which will see the mandatory registration of...
Engineering Firms Need Strong Knowledge Retention Strategies
In any firm, the loss of key staff is disruptive.
Engineers Ride Civil Construction Boom
Engineers throughout Australia are enjoying a significant jobs boom as federal and state governments ramp up efforts to provide infrastructure to a growing population.
The Pros and Cons of Contract Employment for Engineers
When growing up, many Australians are told to study, get into tertiary education and get a job.
Does Your Product Comply with the NCC?
Throughout Australia, the seriousness of building products which fail to comply with the National Construction Code is well-known following the tragedy at Grenfell in London, the...
Australian Government Must Strive to Be Model Clients
For a contract to design a public facility worth $320,000, one architectural firm reports spending $9,000 simply to prepare their bid.