We are repeatedly told that if we wish to maintain our current standard of living of about two per cent per capita income growth per year, then we need our productivity growth to around 2.5 per cent per year.
On May 26, 2011, 39-year-old Milan Kabic suffered injury after falling from a raised platform when performing formwork on the redevelopment of the Redfern RSL building in Sydney.
How do construction companies measure their project’s safety performance?
As Western Australian taxpayers forked out $1.2 billion to build a new hospital for their children in the Perth suburb of Nedlands to replace the Princes Margaret Hospital, they were expecting a new facility with 298 beds and specialist...
Australia’s commercial building sector is set to emerge as an area of opportunity over coming years as the boom in residential work subsides, a new forecast suggests.
“Rectification notices will land in the letterboxes of home owners.”
If you are building, then you are paying your builder handsomely, so you could be forgiven for thinking you have paid for a good ticket. So what if - as often is the case - you have the feeling...
It is public knowledge in NZ that Fletcher Construction has taken a large profit write down on two significant projects in Auckland and Christchurch to the tune of more than $250 million.
The fire that raced up the Lacrosse building in November 2014 fuelled by the combustible polyethylene composite external panelling appears no closer to a resolution after four years.
West Gate Tunnel's $1.2 Billion Blow Out
The cost of the West Gate Tunnel project has blown out to $6.2 billion and the Victorian government wants motorists to pay tolls until 2045 to help foot the bill.
Australia's Housing Boom Fading
The Aussie property boom is nearing its end, with housing price growth to run in the low single-digits in 2018, a leading economist says.
CIMIC Group Secures Billions in New C...
Construction giant CIMIC has announced three new major contracts for its companies, including design and construction for Victoria's multi-billion dollar West Gate Tunnel project.