Aussie Engineers Must Better Manage Risk on Retaining Walls
Last November, 15 people were evacuated from their homes in the Cleveland (south of Brisbane) street of Middle street after excavators ‘dug too deeply’ at the...
Coroner Rules over Fatal Victoria Wall Collapse
The safety of a wall that collapsed and killed three people in Melbourne six years ago was the responsibility of site owner Grocon, a coroner says.
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.
The Benefits of Interior Green Walls
Though new construction typically means a loss of green space, there is an increasing trend toward implementing green systems inside buildings. Green walls - also known...
Commercial Walls Gather Momentum
Walls are playing an increasing role in communication and productivity in commercial spaces.
World’s Second Tallest Green Wall Completed in Colombia
The Green Medellin wall, designed by Groncol and Paisajismo Urbano, has become the second tallest living wall in the world with its recent completion in Medellin,...
Bringing the Outdoors Inside with Artificial Grass
Originally developed for use in sport fields, the latest decorating trend sees artificial grass being installed indoors to create green rugs, walls and even furniture.
Sustainable Residential Tower set to Commence after Two Week Sell-Out
After selling out within two weeks of its official launch, South Brisbane’s Botanica Residences is ready to move to the construction stage. The building will feature...
Closed-off Green Edge House Retains a Sense of Openness
The Green Edge House, enclosed by a floating wall, offers complete privacy without compromising natural ventilation, sunlight or the view of its green surrounding garden.
Hundreds Missing in Laos After Dam Collapses
Hundreds of people are missing and several are feared dead after a hydro-electric power dam under construction in southern Laos collapsed, causing flash flooding which swept...
Trump Examines Mexico Border Wall Designs
US President Donald Trump has toured the US border with Mexico and examined eight styles of walls, prototypes for the barrier he promised to build to...