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Explaining Engineering Judgement
Business
Thursday November 16 2017

Explaining Engineering Judgement

Sometimes the hardest part of using engineering judgement can be explaining to someone else why the judgement that one option is the best is actually so.

Water Shortage Hits Melbourne
Residential
Thursday July 20 2017

Water Shortage Hits Melbourne

A Melbourne water provider has ruled out any imminent price increase and will not rely on extra supply from the multibillion-dollar desalination plant, despite a near-record...

Switch ON the Vic Desal Plant Already!
Environment
Wednesday March 2 2016

Switch ON the Vic Desal Plant Already!

Extremely low rainfall in regional Victoria means the switch could finally be flicked on the state's controversial $6.1 billion Wonthaggi desalination plant.

Victoria Drought Could Final Turn On Desalination Plant
Buildings
Thursday October 8 2015

Victoria Drought Could Final Turn On Desalination Plant

Record low rainfall in regional Victoria means the controversial $6.1 billion Wonthaggi desalination plant might finally be turned on.

$6 Billion Victoria Desal Plant Sits Idle
Buildings
Thursday April 2 2015

$6 Billion Victoria Desal Plant Sits Idle

Victoria's desalination plant will remain idle for another financial year at a cost of $1.8 million a day to taxpayers.

Aussie Construction Project Takes Home International Award
Civil
Wednesday October 30 2013

Aussie Construction Project Takes Home International Award

A desalination plant in South Australia built by a consortium involving an Australian civil construction company, a Spanish engineering outfit and a government body in Adelaide...