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Sunday November 18, 2018

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Road Pavement Treatments Put to the Test
Civil
Tuesday July 17 2018

Road Pavement Treatments Put to the Test

Locals in the Melbourne outer south-western suburb of Werribee describe the Ballan Road as a 'death trap.'

Cement Giant Lifts ‘Constant Currency’ Profit Slightly
Business
Thursday July 31 2014

Cement Giant Lifts ‘Constant Currency’ Profit Slightly

As it continues with efforts to merge and create a worldwide behemoth, Swiss cement giant Holcim has recorded a slight lift in operating profit in constant...

Road Ramp Up to Drive Asphalt Market: Report
Civil
Tuesday July 8 2014

Road Ramp Up to Drive Asphalt Market: Report

Growing levels of urbanisation and recovering construction markets are expected to underpin solid growth in worldwide sales of asphalt in coming years, the latest report says.

Cement Giant Lifts Profit
Business
Tuesday April 29 2014

Cement Giant Lifts Profit

As it flags possible asset sales in order to gain approval of a mega-merger with French outfit Lafarge to create the world’s biggest cement, concrete and...

Road Maintenance JVs Bag $1.4 Billion in Contracts
Civil
Tuesday November 5 2013

Road Maintenance JVs Bag $1.4 Billion in Contracts

Two big road construction joint ventures operating in Australia have bagged maintenance contracts worth $1.4 billion in Sydney.

California Gets its First ‘Green Road’
Civil
Monday July 15 2013

California Gets its First ‘Green Road’

An urban highway regeneration project in San José has become the first in California to be recognised for its sustainability efforts in design and construction.