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Friday October 22, 2021

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Sydney Apartments Are Riddled with Defects: Report
Buildings
Monday October 18 2021

Sydney Apartments Are Riddled with Defects: Report

More than half of all apartments in Sydney may have serious defects, a new report has found.

Queensland’s Major Project Pipeline Gets Bigger
Infrastructure
Monday October 18 2021

Queensland’s Major Project Pipeline Gets Bigger

The boom in major project construction in Queensland will be larger than what was previously anticipated, the latest report suggests.

Australia Faces Major Shortages on Record Infrastructure Build
Infrastructure
Thursday October 14 2021

Australia Faces Major Shortages on Record Infrastructure Build

Australia could face a worker shortage of up to 105,000 people as well as significant shortages of plant, materials and equipment on public infrastructure projects over...

(Sponsored Content) New CPD course for Engineers strengthens NCC knowledge
Buildings
Wednesday October 13 2021

(Sponsored Content) New CPD course for Engineers strengthens NCC knowledge

Engineers play a critical role in the design and construction of buildings which are safe and which meet all requirements of the National Construction Code (NCC). In...

Huge Opportunities for Engineering and Construction Professionals in NSW and QLD
Buildings
Tuesday October 5 2021

Huge Opportunities for Engineering and Construction Professionals in NSW and QLD

Professionals across the engineering and construction sector in Queensland and New South Wales will continue to enjoy significant demand for their services as opportunities on major...

Green Exports Could Drive $333 billion in Aussie Earnings: Report
Energy
Tuesday October 5 2021

Green Exports Could Drive $333 billion in Aussie Earnings: Report

Australia could generate up to $333 billion per annum in earnings from exports of products such as green steel, renewable hydrogen and ammonia, green aluminium and...

Selecting Design Consultants on True Value for Money
Infrastructure
Tuesday October 5 2021

Selecting Design Consultants on True Value for Money

You get what you pay for - Oh Really?

Australia Must Shift From Megaprojects to Maintenance
Infrastructure
Wednesday September 29 2021

Australia Must Shift From Megaprojects to Maintenance

Scenes of protesters wearing hi-viz jackets and shouting angry slogans in Melbourne last month have focused attention on an industry that up until now has been...

Mining
May 18 2021
WA seeks FIFO silver lining from COVID-19

Western Australia is urging fly-in fly-out workers to move to the state permanently, saying it would be better for their families and boost the local economy amid...

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Infrastructure
18 May, 2020
Shower a 'sanctuary' from virus: Syd study

Sydneysiders are using enough water to fill 155 Olympic-sized swimming pools each day as they spend more time at home.

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Mining
7 May, 2020
Five miners burned in underground blast

Four mine workers are fighting for life and a fifth is in a serious condition after an underground blast at a Queensland coal mine.

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Infrastructure
18 Mar, 2020
Murray Basin rail project fails to deliver

The Murray Basin Rail Project has failed to improve rural freight outcomes for Victoria despite a $440 million public spend, according to the state's auditor-general.

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Infrastructure
28 Feb, 2020
Qld flood class action win to be appealed

A second Queensland water provider is appealing a class action decision on the 2011 floods potentially worth hundreds of millions of dollars. 

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Infrastructure
21 Feb, 2020
Trade Worker Demand Hotspots Unveiled

Train drivers refused to travel on the section of track where two people died in a Sydney-Melbourne XPT derailment, the rail union says.

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Infrastructure
21 Feb, 2020
NSW rail project cost to blow out by $3b

The cost of a major construction project to build a rail line that will run under Sydney Harbour is likely to blow out by up to...

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Mining
14 Jan, 2020
Qld mining death eighth in two years

WHAT HAPPENED?

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Infrastructure
10 Jan, 2020
Sydney desal plant could double in size

The NSW government is going ahead with plans to expand Sydney's desalination plant to ensure the state isn't left "flat-footed" should the drought continue.

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