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Overhaul of Standard Will Unleash Masonry Design Opportunities
Buildings
Wednesday June 20 2018

Overhaul of Standard Will Unleash Masonry Design Opportunities

Artistic, versatile, durable and resistant to fire, and sound, masonry construction has been used in architectural achievements such as the Egyptian Pyramids, the Colosseum in Rome,...

Are Robots the Future of Construction Sites?
Business
Tuesday November 3 2015

Are Robots the Future of Construction Sites?

While prefabrication and building information modelling occupy a large part of the limelight when it comes to innovation in building and construction throughout Australia, one area...

World’s First Robot Brickie Invented in Western Australia
Technology
Tuesday July 14 2015

World’s First Robot Brickie Invented in Western Australia

In a world-first for the international building industry, a Perth-based engineer has developed a fully automated robot that is capable of independently assembling the basic structure...

Construction Employment Boom Rolls On
Business
Monday March 30 2015

Construction Employment Boom Rolls On

Demand for workers within the construction sector continues to intensify, with new figures suggesting that after adjusting for seasonal factors, employment within the sector has come...

Plasterers, Bricklayers Wanted for Brisbane Housing Boom
Residential
Wednesday April 2 2014

Plasterers, Bricklayers Wanted for Brisbane Housing Boom

Plasterers, bricklayers, floor finishers and sheet metal trades workers are among key building trades set to benefit from the housing construction boom in Brisbane and South...

Vic: Bricklayers, Carpenters in Shortest Supply
Business
Friday February 14 2014

Vic: Bricklayers, Carpenters in Shortest Supply

Bricklayers and carpenters are in the shortest supply amongst construction tradespeople in Victoria as building industry confidence in that state soars to four year highs, the...