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Financial Systems Must be Linked with Project Systems
Technology
Tuesday August 21 2018

Financial Systems Must be Linked with Project Systems

Late last year, directors of one Perth-based civil construction contracting firm were given what appeared to be great news.

Project Risk Vs. Company Liability
Business
Tuesday March 13 2018

Project Risk Vs. Company Liability

Shortly after Christmas, a number of media outlets reported that tier one engineering consulting firm Arup had settled a major court case related to traffic forecasting...

Pork Barrelling Makes a Pig’s Ear of Infrastructure Decisions
Infrastructure
Tuesday March 13 2018

Pork Barrelling Makes a Pig’s Ear of Infrastructure Decisions

Australians are all too familiar with the election time frenzy of vote-buying. Pork barrelling costs Australia dear in monetary terms, but it’s also wrecking our future...

How to Bust Creeping Cost “Ghosts” on Construction Projects
Commercial
Tuesday May 2 2017

How to Bust Creeping Cost “Ghosts” on Construction Projects

It seems that in every building or construction project, there are hidden items that end up costing someone on the project more than they had planned.

Construction Tender Software: 4 Points to Consider
Technology
Wednesday March 8 2017

Construction Tender Software: 4 Points to Consider

Most construction professionals would agree that the tendering/bidding process has changed significantly over the past 15 years.

How Design Thinking Can Help You Innovate and Succeed
Business
Wednesday December 14 2016

How Design Thinking Can Help You Innovate and Succeed

Do you ever stop and ask if the customer is at the heart of everything you do in your business?

National Survey of Builders Points to Signs of Improvement
Business
Tuesday November 1 2016

National Survey of Builders Points to Signs of Improvement

The BCMI is the centre piece of the Master Builders Survey of Building and Construction and has tracked industry sentiments across over 50 separate business, economic...

Barriers to the Adoption of Construction Management Software
Technology
Wednesday October 12 2016

Barriers to the Adoption of Construction Management Software

The construction industry is set to go through a significant technological shift in the coming years.

Construction Lending, Risk and Holes in the Ground
Business
Tuesday August 2 2016

Construction Lending, Risk and Holes in the Ground

The building industry is fraught with perils for the uninitiated, lenders included. Together with labour issues and the proliferation of entrepreneurs and speculators, you can...