Construction Boom Lifts Engineering Giant Profits
One of the largest engineering companies which operates in Australia has recorded an increase in profit as the nation’s boom in civil infrastructure rolls on.
Australia’s Electric Vehicle Strategy is a Mess
Electric vehicle adoption and infrastructure in Australia has stalled, while the rest of the world continues to execute impressive EV strategies. Instead of being the driving...
Washington D.C.’s Infrastructure is in Mediocre Condition
Infrastructure within the capital of the United States is in mediocre condition, a new report has found.
‘They just kept on rising’: data reveals alarming greenhouse gas increase
If we are to reduce net carbon emissions to zero by 2050, we haven’t made a good start. Governments, industry and individuals need to do much...
Fire Safety Manuals – A Better Deal for Building Owners
In the past, building owners, managers and occupants have often had a lack of basic information on how to manage, maintain and live safely in their...
NSW on a slow track to fast trains: promised regional rail upgrades are long overdue
Landmark Brisbane Pedestrian Bridge in Position to Go
The first section of an iconic landmark pedestrian bridge that will Brisbane’s South Bank with its CBD has been placed into position.
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...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
Qld mining death eighth in two years
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.