The Pros and Cons of Contract Employment for Engineers
When growing up, many Australians are told to study, get into tertiary education and get a job. For most, this involves working for a company as...
Does Your Product Comply with the NCC?
Throughout Australia, the seriousness of building products which fail to comply with the National Construction Code is well-known following the tragedy at Grenfell in London, the...
Mining Risks Missing Next Generation of Engineers
For Trent Nayler, notions of any lack of opportunity within Australia’s mining sector as a result of the recent downturn are incorrect.
Australia Facing Shortage in Skilled Engineers
Engineers with 12D experience and those in areas such as civil, structural and other areas are in shortage throughout Australia as a large number of public...
IoT Sensors: An Engineering Silver Bullet?
The “Internet of Things” (“IoT”) is in basic terms the connectivity of things and the flow of information to provide data and outcomes.
Design Safety Decisions Don’t Disappear
A recent civil case in New South Wales has highlighted the importance of diligent ‘safety in design’ decisions being made by architects and engineers.
Civil, Structural Engineers in Massive Demand
Civil and transport engineers are in demand across several states as work on public sector road and projects ramps up, the latest report says.
Australia’s Looming Engineering Skills Crisis
In any society, the value of engineers cannot be underestimated.
Why CPD is Critical for Career Success
As is the case with any profession, gaining the most out of your career in engineering requires diligence, persistence and hard work; a preparedness to undertake...