How to Speak Safety in a Diverse Industry

Investa, Lendlease and Willow Leap into the Future at Martin Place

Drones to Deliver Safer Worksites

It’s not all hype: Why sustainable construction is the future

Thinking Better and Doing Better With Scaffold Safety

Can Age be a Factor in Job Site Safety?

Top Tips for Successful Tendering

Striking a Balance Between Luxury and Affordability

Australia

Thinking Better and Doing Better With Scaffold Safety

Scaffolding is essential for most building projects, but according to SafeWork NSW, it’s also something too many sites just are not getting right. As part of Safe Work Month, the results of a recent inspection blitz across both urban and regional worksites were revealed, showing that almost half of the sites used unsafe scaffolding.

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Australia

Can Age be a Factor in Job Site Safety?

The most common injury reported for workers over the age of 45 is musculoskeletal disorders, rather than workplace accidents. It seems, therefore, their abundant experience helps our older generation to avoid accidents. Their physical abilities, on the other hand, may cause other problems. These incidences, however, are not exclusively due to an aging body.

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Australia

Top Tips for Successful Tendering

With hundreds of new tenders released each week, more and more businesses are considering whether to jump onboard with the bidding process. It seems now is the perfect time for businesses to get on board with bidding on tenders. However, a lot of contractors find the tender process too hard or too time consuming and that’s why it pays to be selective.

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Australia

Striking a Balance Between Luxury and Affordability

The North Bank of the Yarra is set for a make-over, as an apartment and hotel complex, dubbed Flinders Bank, has been approved by the Victorian Government. Not only will it feature a luxury hotel and state of the art apartments, but developer Century Group Aus will rent out 20 apartments at a subsidised rate in perpetuity.

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Australia

Getting Subcontractors On Board with Project Management Software

Managing projects as we well know can be a difficult task for construction workers, as all aspects of the project must be considered and accounted for. Project management software can be used to make this process easier and can improve overall project outcomes. The Australian construction industry is in the process of rapid digitisation.

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TECH

Robotics Roadmap Lays Out Future for Construction

Australia’s first Robotics Roadmap lays out a vision of how new technologies might help sectors, such as construction, manufacturing, and service industries, evolve to meet the future.

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Business

Generations. Diversity. Strength.

The jobsite’s mix of age-related perspectives and differing goals can seem a liability, but actually contains the elements of a new strength. Your varied crew is the raw ore. Find through insight and empathy the base metal that joins them.

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