Industry News, Latest News, Victoria

Victorian construction projects get $525M boost

A joint investment will see an additional $525 million go towards Victorian construction jobs and shovel-ready projects. 638
NSW commits $3B to build $100B construction jobs pipeline
Industry News, Latest News, Western Australia

WA changes MyLeave levy for construction employers

The Western Australian Government will decrease the levy paid by employers to fund the MyLeave scheme to 0.01 per cent, … 172
Downer EDI has been named the preferred proponent for the design and construction contracts for the $69 million Denny Avenue Level Crossing Removal Project in Western Australia.
Industry News, Latest News, Projects, Victoria

Governments invests $300M to modernise Bendigo and Echuca rail line

The Bendigo and Echuca rail line has received a $300 million funding boost to create a modernised electric train ordering … 266
Construction is underway on a $193 million upgrade to the Port of Townsville as part of the largest expansion in the port's 156 year history.
Industry News, Latest News, Projects, Queensland

Milestone hit on $193M Port of Townsville upgrade

More than half of the total rock required to build a 2.2-kilometre protective sea wall has been delivered to the … 281
Engineers Australia has appointed a Chief Engineer, who will lead the organisation's engagement and policy discussion with industry, government and academia.
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New Chief Engineer for Engineers Australia

Engineers Australia has appointed a Chief Engineer, who will lead the organisation’s engagement and policy discussion with industry, government and … 572

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Boral and the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) have formed a five-year partnership to accelerate the research, development and commercialisation of low carbon concrete.

Boral teams up with UTS to research low carbon concrete

The Victorian Government has credited its Big Build as one of the drivers of its job creation boom.

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A new recyclable material could revolutionise the construction industry, help disaster affected areas and become used in space exploration, according to a global research team.

New material could revolutionise Australian construction



Engineering from around the world is on display at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre for the World Engineers Convention.

“Olympics of Engineering” begins in Melbourne

A compliance enforcement blitz will target more than 300 high-risk workplaces to prevent the deadly lung disease silicosis.

Heritage Stoneworks Silica Safety Forum

The winners of Bentley Systems' annual Year in Infrastructure awards program have been announced, to celebrate excellence in the design, construction and operation of infrastructure.

Bentley Systems 2019 Year in Infrastructure winners announced