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Building Cop Goes After CFMEU on Perth Airport Rail Link
Business
Wednesday April 24 2019

Building Cop Goes After CFMEU on Perth Airport Rail Link

Australia’s biggest construction union is facing legal action after the nation’s building industry watchdog filed charges over allegations of illegal industrial action at various sites associated...

WA’s Planning System Must be Cleaned Up
Zoning
Wednesday January 9 2019

WA’s Planning System Must be Cleaned Up

Want to build a new mixed-use commercial and residential development in central Perth?

WA:’Culture of Fear’ at Perth Hospital Site
Commercial
Thursday September 14 2017

WA:’Culture of Fear’ at Perth Hospital Site

Building giant John Holland created a "culture of fear" at Perth's new children's hospital site that can be blamed for the scandals that have plagued the...

Collapsed Perth Wall Crumbles Again
Safety
Thursday August 17 2017

Collapsed Perth Wall Crumbles Again

The wall of a historic Perth building that collapsed on top of a car, trapping a woman inside, has crumbled again.

WA Economy Continues to Struggle
Business
Tuesday July 25 2017

WA Economy Continues to Struggle

Western Australia has achieved the unwanted title of Australia's worst performed economy for a fourth consecutive quarter.

Perth Property Developer Charged with Arson
Business
Thursday July 20 2017

Perth Property Developer Charged with Arson

A Perth property developer has been released on bail after facing court over allegations he helped torch an industrial building in the city's southeast, causing $10...

Real Estate Continues to RISE in Capital Cities
Residential
Tuesday July 11 2017

Real Estate Continues to RISE in Capital Cities

House prices have risen in most of Australia's major capital cities while auction clearance rates have increased in all but two.

Quest Apartments in Perth Penalised for Sham Contracting
Strata
Tuesday June 13 2017

Quest Apartments in Perth Penalised for Sham Contracting

The former operators of Quest serviced apartments in South Perth have been fined almost $59,000 for a sham contracting arrangement designed to bypass industrial relations laws.

Who Should Design WA?
Urban Planning
Thursday May 25 2017

Who Should Design WA?

Across any state or territory, sensible regulation which facilitates good apartment design helps to underpin the delivery of more liveable, efficient and sustainable housing.

Infrastructure
May 13 2019
Perth Airport Link Tunnel Reaches Redcliff

Perth's Forrestfield-Airport Link project has reached a major milestone, as the first tunnel-boring machine arrives at Redcliff Station. 

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Structural
5 Jul, 2018
Testing Begins on Perth Stadium Footbridge

Testing will soon begin on a footbridge linking Perth's CBD with the new Optus Stadium ahead of its public opening in two weeks.

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Public
6 Jun, 2018
New Landmark Skyline Mooted for Applecross

A superblock in one of Perth’s most prestigious riverside suburbs, Applecross is on the market following an unprecedented consolidation of twelve land holdings.

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Commercial
10 Apr, 2018
Perth Children's Hospital to Open in May

Firm dates have finally been set for the staged opening of the problem-plagued Perth Children's Hospital, almost three years later than originally planned.

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Safety
20 Mar, 2018
Killed RAH Site Worker 'Didn't Feel Safe'

The partner of a man killed during the construction of the new Royal Adelaide Hospital has revealed she told him to "be careful on the scissor...

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Commercial
28 Feb, 2018
Perth Stadium Given the All-clear for Lead

Water inside Perth's Optus Stadium has been given the all-clear for lead contamination despite independent testing which found high levels of the potentially toxic chemical in...

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Buildings
13 Feb, 2018
Waste Flows at Perth Children's Hospital

A costly wastewater recycling plant installed at the trouble-plagued Perth Children's Hospital is likely to stay switched off due to Heath Department fears of cross-contamination.

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Civil
25 Jan, 2018
Pieces for New Perth Stadium Bridge Finally Arrive

While Perth's new $1.6 billion stadium will make its debut before a sell-out 55,000 one-day cricket crowd this Sunday, the footbridge that will play a crucial...

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Commercial
23 Jan, 2018
Perth's New Stadium Finally Opens

Perth was promised its new stadium would be "world class" and when the $1.6 billion venue was finally opened to the public many were indeed in...

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