Multi-billion-dollar plans approved to build Australia’s tallest tower

Plans to build Australia’s tallest tower have been given the green light, which is expected to create 4700 construction jobs and provide $1 billion additional investment for Melbourne’s building industry.

COVID-19 testing begins on VIC construction sites

Victorian construction workers will get dedicated mobile testing facilities under a new initiative to tackle COVID-19, supported by the State Government.

Green light for Mirvac development expected to create 700 jobs

Cumberland Council has granted Mirvac Group development approval for a $269 million project set to create more than 700 construction jobs.

Construction key to post-COVID-19 recovery according to Deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack has said in a statement that construction is key to navigating Australia out of the pandemic while maintaining jobs and economic growth.

NSW Govt announces $395M to protects councils and infrastructure

A $396 million economic stimulus package has been announced to safeguard councils, jobs, local services and infrastructure in New South Wales.

Morley-Ellenbrook Line shortlist announced

Two alliances have been shortlisted for the design and build contractors on the Morley-Ellenbrook Line in Western Australia, with the contract set to be awarded at the end of the year.

Building maintenance requirements continue regardless of occupancy

Ura Sarfejoo, a board member of the Australian Institute of Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heating says there is an opportunity for facilities to improve building efficiencies without disruption to tenants.

Application lodged for $450M Toowong Town Centre development

A development application has been lodged with Brisbane City Council to construct a proposed $450 million Toowong Town Centre.

Showcasing hero clients to promote your business

Inside Construction offers this advice on how to use case studies in a B2B marketing strategy.

Infrastructure Australia adds Morley-Ellenbrook Line to Priority List

Western Australia’s Morley-Ellenbrook Line upgrade, part of the METRONET project, has been added to Infrastructure Australia’s Priority List for its strategic importance.

Massive air dome built for hazardous waste facility

One of the world’s largest air dome structures has been built in the gold fields region of Western Australia as part of a commercial geological repository for hazardous waste.

Victorian irrigation infrastructure construction gets $48M boost

The Federal Government has committed up to $48 million to co-fund construction of Victoria’s Western Irrigation Network, as part of its $1.5 billion National Water Infrastructure Development Fund.