Can Technology Save Aussie Manufacturing?
If man is to conquer Mars or any other planet, we will need buildings and structures to protect from extreme temperatures, radiation and micrometeorites.
Technology and ITC Skills Need Urgent Investment in Australia
The state of Australia’s construction industry occupies the daily media more often than it should, for the wrong reasons.
Can Australia Keep up with its own Construction Needs?
The present state of play.
Aussie Construction Firms Embrace New Technology
Construction companies throughout Australia are embracing new technology to improve practices and operations, a survey of 170 building firms has found.
Complexity, Safety Drive Construction Management Software Demand
Increasing project complexity and an ongoing push for safer work sites are driving greater demand for construction management software in Australia, a global industry leader says.
The Future for People in Property
Whether it's property developers, builders, leasing agents, architects, electricians or marketing agents, opportunities for people in the development and construction industry are varied and plentiful.
Construction Industry Must Learn from the Software Industry
When design firm Six Degree Architects were engaged by Victoria’s Department of Education to transform the existing heritage listed Sandridge Post and Telegraph Office (JJ Clarke...
Australia’s Construction Sector is Ripe for Data Disruption
Australia’s construction sector is set for disruption which will see growing volumes of data being used to drive better decision making, a leader in the technology...
Library Design for the Digital Age
In days gone by, much of the role and function of public libraries throughout Australia involved reading and borrowing hard copy books.
Blockchain will Revolutionise Australia’s Property Sector
In commercial leasing, one set of processes which creates headaches for all involved is the current paper based system of arranging bank guarantees for landlords in...
Toronto Waterfront Board Moving Forward with High Tech Neighbourhood
A board that advocates for the revitalization of Toronto’s waterfront is moving forward in creating a plan to build a high-tech neighbourhood.
5 Criteria’s to Select BIM Partners
Virtual Modeling services plays a pivotal role in the design and development, Pre-construction and Post construction processes.
ECM - Going Digital in the Construction Industry
Working as part of an advanced content services solution, an ECM platform can streamline and automate document handling, and make up-to-date data centrally available across teams...
Amazon Plans to Open Six More Cashierless Stores
Amazon.com Inc. plans to open as many as six more cashierless stores this year, according to a report.
Aconex Surges on $1.6b Oracle Takeover
US technology giant Oracle is buying ASX-listed construction software provider Aconex in an all-cash $1.6 billion deal as it expands further into the cloud computing market.
Melbourne Train Tunnel Tech to Rival Paris
Melbourne's new train tunnel will rival the underground networks of Paris and Hong Kong, with state-of-the-art signalling technology that can run trains every three minutes.