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Hospital Projects Under Pressure as Construction Costs Rise
Commercial
Friday August 23 2019

Hospital Projects Under Pressure as Construction Costs Rise

Major hospital and healthcare projects which are coming up in Australia will face significant cost pressures and must be carefully managed to avoid cost blowouts, a...

Fast growth poses infrastructure challenge
Infrastructure
Tuesday August 13 2019

Fast growth poses infrastructure challenge

Australia needs to commit to spending $200 billion every five years on a range of infrastructure projects if it wants to keep pace with population growth.

WA Pulls Back on Value Capture
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Monday July 8 2019

WA Pulls Back on Value Capture

Western Australia has pulled back on plans to use value capture to help fund major infrastructure projects including Perth Metronet.

Victoria Must Invest in Regions: Infrastructure Victoria
Infrastructure
Tuesday April 16 2019

Victoria Must Invest in Regions: Infrastructure Victoria

Victoria should seek greater investment in regional areas to target local strengths and address localised disadvantage rather than simply trying to ease Melbourne’s population growth pressures,...

Australian Construction Costs Rise
Business
Monday April 15 2019

Australian Construction Costs Rise

Construction costs in major Australian capitals are on the rise as busy markets in civil construction and non-residential building add pressure to resource and capacity constraints,...

Environmental Performance Audits are Critical for Infrastructure Asset Owners
Engineering
Thursday February 21 2019

Environmental Performance Audits are Critical for Infrastructure Asset Owners

For several reasons, owners of large-scale infrastructure assets may want to understand and/or demonstrate how well or otherwise their assets are performing in terms of their...

Eastern Seaboard Dominates National Infrastructure Priorities
Infrastructure
Tuesday February 19 2019

Eastern Seaboard Dominates National Infrastructure Priorities

Major upgrades in road, rail and airport infrastructure on the eastern seaboard have been identified as the most significant developments in a listing of Australia’s priority...

Construction Professionals Ride Civil Infrastructure Jobs Boom
Business
Wednesday January 16 2019

Construction Professionals Ride Civil Infrastructure Jobs Boom

Skilled construction professionals are in massive demand for work on civil infrastructure projects as the focus of opportunities switches from residential building to the booming infrastructure...

Green Building Boss to Lead Infrastructure Australia
Infrastructure
Monday January 14 2019

Green Building Boss to Lead Infrastructure Australia

Australia’s leading infrastructure advisory body has a new leader following an announcement that a leading advocate for sustainable development has been appointed to the role.

Infrastructure
Aug 9 2019
NSW govt push for fed infrastructure funds

The NSW treasurer will call for the Commonwealth to dig deep for city and nation-building infrastructure when he meets with his interstate counterparts in Adelaide.

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Civil
Jul 24 2019
Vic confident it can afford $50b rail loop

Work has begun on Victoria’s $50 billion suburban rail loop, despite concerns from a major ratings agency about the state's ability to pay for the big-ticket...

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Business
May 8 2019
Adelaide Wants Feedback on $38 million Infrastructure Budget

Businesses and residents of Adelaide are being aske to provide feedback on plans for the City to outlay more than $38 million in city infrastructure spending...

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Infrastructure
Apr 30 2019
Coalition to Promise New Water Authority

Government scientists will guide large-scale water diversion projects including dams under a re-elected coalition government.

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Infrastructure
Apr 29 2019
Questions Over Indigenous Dam Consultation

An indigenous leader has grilled senior coalition ministers over the lack of consultation with traditional owners on a north Queensland dam project.

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Environment
Apr 15 2019
SA's Recreational Reservoir Opens

The South Australian government may allow access to a drinking water catchment south of Adelaide. 

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Infrastructure
Apr 3 2019
Melbourne-to-Geelong Fast Rail a 'Fantasy'

The two billion dollar Melbourne-to-Geelong fast rail project included in the federal budget is an election eve "fantasy" with no money available for two years, the...

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Business
Apr 3 2019
Treasurer Unfurls Infrastructure Ribbons

Commuters and construction workers are being promised a $100 billion pipeline of road and rail projects in Tuesday night's federal budget.

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Infrastructure
Apr 3 2019
Major Infrastructure Projects Announced In The Federal Budget

MAJOR INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS ANNOUNCED IN THE FEDERAL BUDGET

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