Huge cavern excavated at Roma Street station site

A 20-metre-deep cavern has been excavated deep underground at Cross River Rail’s Roma Street worksite, marking the start of the next construction phase.

BESIX Watpac appoints new COO

Australian construction contractor BESIX Watpac has appointed new executives to strengthen its focus on transport and marine infrastructure.

Victorian construction sector booms

Victoria was the strongest state for construction work and the third strongest state overall, according to the latest CommSec State of the States report.

Builder chosen for VIC State Basketball Centre

Development Victoria has selected ADCO to begin building the $132 million State Basketball Centre.

Construction starts on $63M timber facility

Construction has begun on a $63 million timber plant at Tarpeena, in south east SA, which aims to revolutionise the state’s timber manufacturing industry.

Works underway on Huntly Station

Major work has started on the new Huntly Station, as part of the Victorian Government’s $49.6 million Bendigo Metro 3 Project.

Bentley Systems completes Power Line Systems acquisition

The Melbourne Metro Tunnel Project’s final tunnel boring machine has completed digging and is now being disassembled.

Set your next project up for success with document control

While the era of paper-based processes underpinning construction, design and project management is becoming a distant memory, digital transformation across the industry is still noticeably protracted.

How technology is evolving construction drawings

Construction drawings are the lifeline of any building project. No one can build without them — they’re an essential reference for everyone working on any construction project.