Infrastructure can have a big effect on our lives.
It was the type of callout emergency service personnel dread.
Contractors in areas such as mechanical, electrical and equipment servicing are set to grab billions of dollars’ worth of opportunity as expenditure on maintenance and servicing of mining, oil and gas facilities grows by 60 percent in real terms...
Queensland dam engineers were concerned before the 2011 floods that they could suffer a "major embarrassment" if they released water and then dire rainfall predictions didn't eventuate, a Sydney court has heard.
By all accounts, the pace at which fire ripped up Melbourne’s Lacrosse apartment tower in 2014 was frightening.
One aspect of the public debate and discussion as to external wall cladding on buildings in the context of the Lacrosse building and Grenfell tower fires is: does the cladding comply with requirements?
Shares in Downer EDI have soared following an upgrade to the engineering group's full-year profit guidance after it found larger-than-expected cost savings following its Spotless purchase.
Steel & Tube Holdings has pleaded guilty to 24 charges of making false and misleading representations about its steel mesh products and will be sentenced next March.
Australia is set to achieve its renewable energy target for 2020 as a jump in the uptake of large scale solar projects drives growth in renewables, a senior regulatory official says.
Water Ban in Adelaide Over Chemical I...
A ban on the use of bore water in a section of Adelaide will be imposed from early next month because of chemical contamination.
Queensland Premier Vetos $1bn Adani R...
Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has made good on her election promise to veto a billion-dollar federal government loan to Indian mining giant Adani for the construction of a rail line.
Proposed NT Toxic Waste Site Clears H...
Australia's first deep toxic waste repository is one step closer to a reality, despite an independent environment body flagging huge environmental and financial risks to the community and Northern Territory government.
Downer EDI JV Grabs $312m Contract
A joint venture between engineering group Downer EDI and Ausenco has secured a contract for engineering, procurement and construction work at Oz Minerals' Carrapateena copper gold mine project in South Australia.
Tonnes of Asbestos Dumped in Sydney S...
Tonnes of asbestos-contaminated waste have been dumped in a suburban Sydney street with authorities involved in a delicate clean-up operation as police hunt for the culprit.
Qld Dam Operator to Continue Legal De...
The operators of Queensland's Wivenhoe Dam will continue their defence against a class action when a trial over the 2011 floods resumes in Sydney on Monday.
Civil, Transport Engineers in Good De...
Engineers in civil sectors such as highways, bridges, tunnelling are in significant demand across several states within Australia as the boom in infrastructure investment continues to gather momentum, a new report suggests.