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Densification Makes Melbourne Vulnerable to Climate Change
Urban Planning
Monday August 24 2015

Densification Makes Melbourne Vulnerable to Climate Change

The recent spate of vertical, high-density development in cities such as Melbourne could be making them far more susceptible to the potential hazards created by global...

The Gold Coast is Growing Up
Architecture
Thursday July 9 2015

The Gold Coast is Growing Up

The Gold Coast appears to be in the midst of a development - and potentially an economic stimulus - boom with several high-rise, high-density residential and...

Has ‘Apartment’ Living Become the New Australian Dream?
Business
Wednesday June 24 2015

Has ‘Apartment’ Living Become the New Australian Dream?

The Great Australian Dream of buying and building on a block of land or purchasing a first house is fast becoming a distant memory, particularly for...

21st Century Prefab Offers New Opportunities
Prefabrication
Monday March 30 2015

21st Century Prefab Offers New Opportunities

We are accustomed to seeing the 'made in Australia from local and imported ingredients' labelling on many food products in the supermarket. Is it time for...

Why 2015 Will Be the Year of Tall Timber Construction
Commercial
Tuesday January 27 2015

Why 2015 Will Be the Year of Tall Timber Construction

In recent years, the building design and construction industry in many developed economies has witnessed an increased interest in the use of timber framed (TF) construction...

Aedas’ De-Merges to Focus on High-Density Architecture
Business
Monday August 4 2014

Aedas’ De-Merges to Focus on High-Density Architecture

While more and more architectural companies are combining forces, renowned firm Aedas has announced a de-merger in a bid to increase its urban high-rise portfolio.

Seventeen Skyscrapers Proposed for Southbank
Business
Thursday June 5 2014

Seventeen Skyscrapers Proposed for Southbank

Another skyscraper could add to Southbank's skyline - the 17th proposed in the area according to data from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat.