Researchers Create Building Blocks from Mushrooms
We slice them on pizza, toss them in salad and sauté them in stirfrys, but the humble mushroom continues its surprising debut as a building material.
Boral Optimistic as Building Boom Continues
The future looks bright for Boral, with a string of major road and infrastructure projects on the horizon as the building products maker benefits from the...
The Hidden Dangers of Electrical Work
We have all heard about the dangers of electricity but what about the hidden dangers faced by electricians in the building industry?
Australia Could Get Building Products Certification Scheme
The construction sector in Australia could be set for a mandatory certification scheme as part of efforts to rid the nation of life-threatening building products under...
Docklands Fire Shines Light on Compliance and Regulation
When the Docklands Lacrosse Apartment Building Fire erupted in November 2014 the photos of the firestorm suggested there was something very strange and wrong.
Product Transparency: Hazard and Risk
The Sourceable written recently by Justin McGar is interesting from various points of view.
Faulty Building Products Flooding Australian Market: Minister
Faulty construction products and materials are a serious problem in Australia which is putting families and lives at risk as well as putting legitimate and compliant...