New Materials will Boost Solar Cell Efficiency
Researchers at the University of Melbourne will use new materials to try to tap more efficiency from solar panels.
Melbourne Airport Link will Break Ground inn 2022
Construction on a project which will connect Melbourne Airport with the CBD will commence in 2022 after more than six decades of consideration, the Commonwealth and...
Victoria Raring to Go on $50 Billion Rail Project
Early works on the first stage of a $50 billion project which will reshape transport in Melbourne are set to commence early next year, the Victorian...
Behind the World’s Second Largest Battery
“This is a humongous battery’.
Large Projects Could Deliver Billions in Cost Blowouts
Taxpayers across Australia could be exposed to cost blowouts worth tens of billions on major transport projects, a new report suggests.
Victoria to Build World’s Second Largest Battery
Victoria will build the world’s second largest battery as the state seeks to move further along the transition to renewable energy.
Infrastructure Engineering is More Valuable than Often Appreciated
The value which infrastructure engineering delivers to the world is greater than what is often appreciated, a leader in the sector says.
Protecting Cyber Networks in Buildings
The need to protect buildings with a cyber security system can be correlated to the increasing profile and volume of attacks against these assets.
Feedback Sought on Huge Sydney Rail Project
Feedback is being sought for an $11 billion rail line that will reshape Western Sydney and connect travellers from the growing Western Sydney area with employment...
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.