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Window Glass Firm Hit with Million Dollar Penalty
Safety
Tuesday May 9 2017

Window Glass Firm Hit with Million Dollar Penalty

A NSW window glass company has been hit with a massive $1 million fine for breaching workplace safety laws.

Building Height: Should We Use Storeys or Metres?
Business
Wednesday March 30 2016

Building Height: Should We Use Storeys or Metres?

In the current debate about apartment design standards, the issue of how to determine height is one that has yet to be be fully canvassed.

NT Govt Lifts 90-metre Height Restriction for Darwin Buildings
Zoning
Thursday August 6 2015

NT Govt Lifts 90-metre Height Restriction for Darwin Buildings

The restriction was in place because of the Australian Defence Force's concerns about tall buildings in Darwin interfering with aircraft taking off from the nearby Air...

Tropical Urbanism to Create More High Rises in Cairns
Zoning
Friday July 31 2015

Tropical Urbanism to Create More High Rises in Cairns

The Cairns Regional Council hopes that "tropical urbanism" will help to better accommodate a rapidly expanding population and reduce the need for suburban sprawl.

Skyscraper Mid-Year Forecast: Taller Than Ever
Commercial
Monday June 29 2015

Skyscraper Mid-Year Forecast: Taller Than Ever

Skyscrapers are inundating city skylines in 2015 with China leading the boom.

Skyscrapers Put New Vic Government to the Test
Residential
Tuesday February 10 2015

Skyscrapers Put New Vic Government to the Test

Two massive skyscrapers currently being considered for approval in Melbourne’s Southbank precinct will provide a significant test for the determination of the new Andrews government in...