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Tuesday August 14, 2018

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Road Pavement Treatments Put to the Test
Civil
Tuesday July 17 2018

Road Pavement Treatments Put to the Test

Locals in the Melbourne outer south-western suburb of Werribee describe the Ballan Road as a 'death trap.'

Collaborating for Cooler Cities
Green
Thursday November 23 2017

Collaborating for Cooler Cities

It's crucial that future urban developments have solid strategies to help cool cities, making use of ongoing research and statistics.

Victoria’s Roads in Dreadful Condition
Civil
Tuesday June 27 2017

Victoria’s Roads in Dreadful Condition

Victoria’s roads are in deteriorating condition as vehicle usage is on the rise as the same time as maintenance spending is falling, the latest report says.

Pavement or Parks?
Landscaping
Friday May 16 2014

Pavement or Parks?

In some overpaved cities, people are turning parking spaces and underused streets into useful places for people such as parklets, plazas, and bicycle parking.

Anglesea Early Stop for Iconic Road Upgrade
Civil
Monday December 30 2013

Anglesea Early Stop for Iconic Road Upgrade

The coastal town of Anglesea has emerged as one of the first town set to benefit from a $50 million program to upgrade 240 kilometres of...

Smog-eating Pavement Cuts Air Pollution
Green
Tuesday August 6 2013

Smog-eating Pavement Cuts Air Pollution

Pavement which has undergone special chemical treatment can deliver significant reductions in air pollution levels, a year-long study in the Netherlands has concluded.

Pavement: More than just a Walking Surface
Green
Tuesday July 23 2013

Pavement: More than just a Walking Surface

Pavement has traditionally been nothing more than a surface people walked on to get from point A to point B. Now, a new breed of intelligent...

California Gets its First ‘Green Road’
Civil
Monday July 15 2013

California Gets its First ‘Green Road’

An urban highway regeneration project in San José has become the first in California to be recognised for its sustainability efforts in design and construction.