PM Morrison holds fast to emissions target
Australia won't be getting a long term plan to cut its emissions any time soon.
Billions wasted on infrastructure: report
Poor management by Australian governments has seen billions of dollar wasted on infrastructure over the past decade, and a new report warns another $5 billion is...
Brickworks shares up despite profit drop
Brickworks' full-year profit slipped 11.9 per cent to $154.6 million as record earnings from its industrial property portfolio failed to offset the impact of Australia's cooling...
ABCB Gears Up to Lead Charge on Construction Reform
Balancing new priorities with existing workload, managing expectations and engaging stakeholders will be important challenges for the Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) in managing its new...
Govt to cut red tape for smaller employers
Small businesses will find it easier to employ people under a Morrison government plan to cut red tape
What is the National Construction Code and What is it All About?
The National Construction Code is often referred to in various contexts by those in the building and construction industry and outside and at times, ones wonders...
Builders join infrastructure spending push
The Master Builders have added their voice to the chorus calling for the federal government to bring forward infrastructure spending to stimulate the economy.
CFMEU fined over Melbourne demo site fight
The CFMEU has copped another fine, this time for trying to force a Melbourne demolition company into signing a pay agreement in 2013.
Safety body for Qld workers after deaths
A new independent safety body for Queensland resource workers would be established under a bill introduced to state parliament.
Sydney stadium demolition cost revealed
The demolition of Sydney's Allianz Stadium will cost taxpayers just under $40 million, leaving $689 million in the budget to rebuild the venue at Moore Park.
NT Mine Worker Dead after Wall Collapse
A worker has been confirmed dead after a wall collapse at a mine in the Northern Territory with industry officials warning risks remain at the site.
Stadium build 'could disrupt Marvel film'
Fox Studios Australia has warned the Sydney Football Stadium redevelopment could have "significant economic consequences" for the film industry and disrupt the production of a major...
Mascot Towers owners demand accountability
Apartment owners in Sydney's beleaguered Mascot Towers are demanding answers after they thought they'd secured the Australian dream only to see it turn into "a waking...
Vic tradie convicted over WorkSafe assault
A tradie has been convicted for assaulting and spitting on a safety inspector who randomly came across an unsafe Melbourne construction site
Business Rallies for Workplace Law Reform
The Business Council of Australia will urge employers to rally workers, shareholders and suppliers behind workplace reforms to drive productivity higher.
Record $3m payout to SA asbestos victim
A South Australian father of three with terminal cancer has been awarded a record $3 million payout after he was exposed to asbestos dust, including during...