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Who is Checking Australia’s Rail Quality?
Infrastructure
Thursday August 3 2017

Who is Checking Australia’s Rail Quality?

As both federal and state governments ramp up levels of investment in taxpayer funded rail projects, a critical issue arises as to whether or not we...

Civil Engineers Cash in on Infrastructure Projects
Infrastructure
Thursday July 20 2017

Civil Engineers Cash in on Infrastructure Projects

Demand for civil engineers and others within the engineering profession is on the rise as the market for civil construction picks up, a new report states.

Engineering Construction Work Falls 18.1 percent
Business
Friday March 31 2017

Engineering Construction Work Falls 18.1 percent

The downturn in civil construction throughout Australia is deepening as the benefit of a road building boom has failed thus far to offset the massive pull-back...

Australia at Significant Economic Risk from Natural Disaster
Environment
Monday November 21 2016

Australia at Significant Economic Risk from Natural Disaster

Australian cities face significant economic risk from natural disasters due to building and infrastructure damage and lost productivity, according to a new report which calls for...

Victoria Needs Greater Density and Road Pricing
Civil
Wednesday October 5 2016

Victoria Needs Greater Density and Road Pricing

Greater density, road pricing and more investment in social and affordable housing are among critical priorities for Victoria moving forward, according to a draft version of...

Australia Needs a New Approach to Storm Water Management
Infrastructure
Wednesday October 5 2016

Australia Needs a New Approach to Storm Water Management

With the population of cities such as Brisbane and Melbourne expected to double by 2061, many of our strategies with regard to how we manage our...

Engineers Look to Transport Projects for Major Job Opportunities
Infrastructure
Tuesday August 2 2016

Engineers Look to Transport Projects for Major Job Opportunities

Civil and transport projects construction projects have emerged as the primary focus of job opportunities for engineers in Australia, a new report suggests.

NBN Strikes Deals with Building Groups
Infrastructure
Friday July 15 2016

NBN Strikes Deals with Building Groups

The company rolling out Australia's broadband network has struck deals with six construction companies to help build it.

How Can Australia Improve at Dam Risk Management?
Infrastructure
Wednesday July 13 2016

How Can Australia Improve at Dam Risk Management?

The potential for serious consequences when dam assets are affected by unforeseen conditions was on display during the Queensland floods of 2010 and 2011 and the...

Business
24 Nov, 2017
Civil, Transport Engineers in Good Demand

Engineers in civil sectors such as highways, bridges, tunnelling are in significant demand across several states within Australia as the boom in infrastructure investment continues to...

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