Christchurch Sees Slowing Construction activity
Construction activity is slowing in Christchurch, Dunedin and Hamilton and picking up in Wellington, Auckland and Queenstown, based on the RLB Crane Index.
Crane Count Defies Construction Slowdown
Cranes continue to dot Australian skylines despite the anticipated slowdown in residential construction, the latest data shows.
Crane Cable Slams into Sydney’s Luna Park
A crane has collapsed on Sydney Harbour, launching a metal wire into Luna Park's iconic face entrance in what's been labelled a "catastrophic failure" that could...
Collapsed Crane Keeps Sydney Residents Out
Residents of a high-rise unit block in Sydney's south face are waking up with no idea of when they can return home after a crane collapsed...
Saudi King Sanctions Binladin Firm over Collapse
Saudi Arabia's King Salman has sanctioned the powerful Saudi Binladin Group over the collapse of a construction crane at Mecca's Grand Mosque which killed more than...
FWBC Brings ADCO Contructions Before Federal Court
A major Queensland construction company is facing court action after it allegedly refused to work with a crane company which had not signed a “bona-fide EBA”...
Melbourne Crane Collapse Injures One
Disaster was narrowly avoided when a crane collapsed at a Melbourne construction site, leaving one person with minor injuries.
Crane Oversail: The Balance of Trespass and Development
Building development, especially in densely populated cities, has led to the growing use and need for the deployment of tower cranes.
Call for Victoria Cranes Check after Death
Every crane in Victoria should to be checked, authorities urge, after a key part was likely to have contributed to the death of a construction worker...
One Dead, One Critical in Crane Drop
A man is dead and his co-worker is fighting for life after after they were submerged in concrete that fell from a crane on a Melbourne...
Unsafe Crane Keeps Victoria Residents Away
When Melbourne police first knocked on Cliff and Josef's door in the middle of the night, they ignored it.