VICTORIA

Seymour Whyte Constructions successfully tenders for Chandler Highway project

Seymour Whyte Constructions successfully tenders for Chandler Highway project

Seymour Whyte Constructions has been named the successful tenderer for the project to remove two notorious bottlenecks along the Chandler Highway, and plans to start work within the next couple of months.

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New CEO appointed to NELA in Victoria

New CEO appointed to NELA in Victoria

The Victorian government has announced the appointment of a new chief executive officer of the specialist North East Link Authority (NELA). Duncan Elliott will join NELA from the RACV, where he is currently general manager of Membership and Rewards.

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Government gives green light to project in Victoria

Government gives green light to project in Victoria

The Victorian government has given the green light to a major development that will create more than 4000 jobs with many of them in the construction sector.

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The impact of the prohibitive cost of building in Victoria

The impact of the prohibitive cost of building in Victoria

The Institute of Public Affairs has released a new research paper that has found the Victorian Government could spend considerable amounts of money on public infrastructure if it stopped wasting money on excessively generous construction union wage deals.

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Viva Las Vegas for Australian Crane and Machinery

Viva Las Vegas for Australian Crane and Machinery

In just over a month, Australian Crane and Machinery (ACM) will launch their truck mounted EWP at ConExpo in Las Vegas.Manufactured and designed in Australia, the ACM 400 features the latest in technological innovation and has been designed specifically for the Australian market.

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Shots fired at Melbourne CFMEU HQ

Shots fired at Melbourne CFMEU HQ

At least five shots were fired at the office of the CFMEU (Construction Forestry Mining Energy Union) headquarters in Melbourne's CBD in the early hours of the morning, shattering the front door and piercing the upper level windows.

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ICTSI unveils new high-tech $550M terminal in Australia

ICTSI unveils new high-tech $550M terminal in Australia

Listed port operator International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) has completed its terminal in Melbourne in Australia.

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Tough new penalties for construction introduced in Victoria

Tough new penalties for construction introduced in Victoria

The Victorian government has announced new laws will come into place to strengthen Victoria's building system including significant fines and jail time for people found guilty of illegal building work.

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Awarding Victoria's construction industry

Awarding Victoria's construction industry

Victorian Master Builders were the clear winners in multiple award categories at Master Builders National Excellence in Building and Construction Awards held in Canberra last week.

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The stars embracing technology in construction

The stars embracing technology in construction

There is a certain expectation in the workplace that as technology progresses companies will embrace more efficient and cost productive ways of doing things. There's a whole generation out there that expect it.

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