At week five of the election campaign, little attention has been paid to industrial relations. Yet should Labor win, its first act will likely be abolishing the Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC) - the trigger for the last...
During the Geospatial World Conference event last April in Zaandam, The Netherlands, German architect and entrepreneur Thomas Rau discussed how to eliminate waste in real estate. By providing materials in the built environment with an identity, waste can be...
Loading Fiskville, 95 kilometres west of Melbourne, is one of Victoria’s most notorious toxic sites. PFAS heavily contaminated the former CFA training college over decades, and was linked to cancer cases in many firefighters who worked and trained there. Fiskville was...
Lightning is a serious occupational hazard for those in the construction industry and it must be taken as seriously as other risks such as falls. Getty Cloud-to-ground lightning occurs 20 to 25 million times in the U.S. every year. And,...
The growth in Quartz and Solid Surface for commercial and residential applications clearly comes as the result of the materials’ beauty and ability to perform in high-traffic interiors. The stain-resistant, non-porous, and food-safe surfaces provide mission-critical interiors with durable...
Four people were killed Sunday after a crane collapsed at a construction site in the central city of Yavneh. The crane came down on Jabotinsky Boulevard in the industrial area of the city. Three of the men were killed when...
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A report into the state of technology in the Australian construction industry has pointed to key challenges in regulatory compliance for many in the sector. The report from Procore, a cloud application provider to construction companies, was based on a...
Posted June 07, 2019 11:48:00 The construction sector's downturn accelerated last month, with a leading industry survey pointing to the sharpest decline in activity in six years. Key points: Construction activity has been contracting for nine consecutive months 50,000 jobs were lost...
There is an increasing demand for low iron glass as designers are being drawn by the color—or to put it more accurately—the lack of. When you look through a piece of standard glass, it is typical to notice a blue-green...
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