Digitisation Will Transform Australia’s Engineering Workforce
Will a robot take your job?
Are Self-Repairing Cities the Way of the Future?
Back in 2013, NSW Transport Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) faced a significant challenge.
Are Robots the Future of Construction Sites?
While prefabrication and building information modelling occupy a large part of the limelight when it comes to innovation in building and construction throughout Australia, one area...
Futuristic Construction Recycling
Imagine a futuristic construction site without waste, with no material delivery lead times and with a sustainable safe working environment.
The Risks and Rewards of New Construction Technologies
A recent CEDA report found that due to technological advances over the next 10 to 15 years, about 40 per cent of Australia’s workforce face a...
Robots Will Build Steel Bridge in Amsterdam
In what will be a remarkable demonstration of the capabilities of additive manufacturing for construction purposes, developers in the Netherlands plan to use robotic 3D printing...
Using Robot Teams to Repair Power Outages
Engineers from Michigan Technological University are experimenting with the use of automated devices to fix power outages in emergency situations.
Computational Design: Buildings Designed and Built By Robots
Computational methods which balance the reciprocities of form, material, structural and environment, and integrate technological advancement in manufacturing are delivering brand new performative material and construction...
Robots Assist in Mining Rescue Operations
Engineers are working on the development of sophisticated robots which will be capable of better assisting rescue efforts in the wake of mining disasters.