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New Safety Design Requirements for Public Spaces
Public
Tuesday January 31 2017

New Safety Design Requirements for Public Spaces

Designers involved in the creation of significant new public buildings and public spaces have new design obligations to consider and integrate into designs.

Who Should Deliver the Western Sydney Airport?  Public vs Private
Commercial
Tuesday January 17 2017

Who Should Deliver the Western Sydney Airport? Public vs Private

Western Sydney Airport is likely to cost more than $10 billion and take nearly 20 years to complete.

Caution, Construction Cranes Overhead
Business
Monday December 5 2016

Caution, Construction Cranes Overhead

There have been a few crane incidents recently, and it may be years if ever, before the public details of these are available. Trying to get...

Three Habits to Master When Selling Transport
Infrastructure
Friday October 14 2016

Three Habits to Master When Selling Transport

An increasing number of people are trying to sell the notion of active and public transport.

Public Sector Construction Projects are Lighting up the Sky
Commercial
Monday August 15 2016

Public Sector Construction Projects are Lighting up the Sky

It comes as little surprise that a decline in business investment, led by a reduction in mining-related engineering construction expenditure, is providing some headwinds to the...

Four Secrets for Getting Big Impacts from Small Spending
Buildings
Thursday June 23 2016

Four Secrets for Getting Big Impacts from Small Spending

Recently, I spoke at a Council sustainability fair. The half day event, packed full of workshops, masterclasses, presentations, music and food, was attended by thousands of...

Should Communities Be Allowed to Design our Cities?
Business
Tuesday June 14 2016

Should Communities Be Allowed to Design our Cities?

I’ve often found “public consultation” to be somewhat of a dirty phrase in the development industry.

Are Liveable Cities Finally a Priority?
Urban Planning
Tuesday April 19 2016

Are Liveable Cities Finally a Priority?

According to a recent National Australia Bank survey, 99 per cent of Australians think their country is a great place to live and raise a family.

Neglect of Public Restrooms on the Rise
Business
Friday March 4 2016

Neglect of Public Restrooms on the Rise

According to a survey that tracks attitudes toward restroom facilities, almost 70 per cent report having a particularly unpleasant experience in a public restroom due to...

Business
Mar 20 2018
Public Don't Trust Finance Workers: ASIC

The new head of Australia's corporate watchdog says the public is losing trust in people working in the finance industry, in a shift that will be...

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