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Fletcher Calls-in Auditor
Business
Tuesday September 26 2017

Fletcher Calls-in Auditor

Fletcher Building has confirmed it's hired audit firm KPMG to review four major projects to bolster governance in its construction division.

NSW Auditor Slams Funding on $3.5b WestConnex
Civil
Wednesday February 15 2017

NSW Auditor Slams Funding on $3.5b WestConnex

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian should halt Sydney's $16.8 billion WestConnex road project after a national auditor-general's report found major flaws in the way the project was...

Why Are Building Surveyors Not Audited?
Business
Wednesday September 7 2016

Why Are Building Surveyors Not Audited?

There is not one jurisdiction in Australia where building surveyors are required by law to be audited annually. Yet building surveyors perform the most critical role...

Opposition Demands Audit of Govt Infrastructure Projects
Civil
Thursday January 7 2016

Opposition Demands Audit of Govt Infrastructure Projects

Federal Labor has asked the Auditor-General to investigate the government's infrastructure program, arguing there's been a "systematic failure".

Refrigerant Phase-Out Requires Planning to Reduce Risk
Buildings
Friday May 29 2015

Refrigerant Phase-Out Requires Planning to Reduce Risk

The phasing out of R22 refrigerant equipment is a reality, but by looking proactively at alternatives and assessing priorities in terms of costs, benefits and service...

Auditor-General Questions NSW Projects
Business
Tuesday May 12 2015

Auditor-General Questions NSW Projects

The independent assurance given to the NSW Government and sponsor agencies on the viability of large capital projects throughout their lifecycle is inadequate. Government policy is...