Fires are still raging around Australia, but many communities are already starting to pick up the pieces. The big question, however, is how to ensure our homes are better prepared for next time?
Office and retail fitouts are a steady stream of work for many builders and trades due to the constant churn of tenants bumping in and out.
As we begin a new decade, chances are these Australian buildings will make their mark across the globe for many years to come.
Australia’s extensive population growth and rich natural resources have made the country home to numerous mega projects. In this post, we’ll take a look at ten megaprojects in Australia identified as “economically significant” by the … about 10 Mega Projects in Australia in 2019
In New South Wales, the $341 million Concord Hospital development is a pilot project testing out a five-day work week. There are hopes the project, due for completion in 2021, will demonstrate that a shorter … about Calls for New Standards to Reduce Suicide Rates
Considering a career in construction? With ample opportunities and salaries on the rise, a chance to learn and use exciting new technology and be part of an active workforce, a career in construction sounds like … about The Top Reasons to Work in Construction
With the emergence of smart buildings leveraging the Internet of Things and other digital technologies has come a whole new set of risks, according to cybersecurity experts. The same system that allows for remote monitoring … about How to Protect your Smart Buildings from Cyber Threats
The Australian building industry produces a staggering 20.4 million tons of waste each year through construction and demolition works. Close to a third of this waste goes into landfills across the Country while the remaining … about Landfills as the Last Resort
A recent Australian Building Codes Board consultation on proposed changes to the energy efficiency provisions for residential dwellings in the National Construction Code has foreshadowed a possible increase in performance requirements from 6 Star NatHERS … about How to Go from Six Stars to Seven Without Budget Blowout
In 2002 when the Green Building Council of Australia was founded, sustainability was still an optional extra for many architects, engineers and builders. Jobsite spoke with Jamie Wallis, Senior Manager in the Market Engagement team … about Q+A with the Green Building Council of Australia