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When it comes to safety on a job site – even in industries where men traditionally dominate the workplace – risks and hazards are equal opportunists.
Features

Fit for work: Why gender-biased workwear is unsafe

When it comes to safety on a job site – even in industries where men traditionally dominate the workplace – … 185
Products, Technology

Hale Corp builds a strong growth roadmap and new efficiencies

Hale Corp, a custom builder, needed to streamline its construction and financial software to capture new efficiencies, productivity, and economies … 192
Concept designs for the Melbourne Airport Rail Line project have been released, which showcase the potential for one of the highest bridges in Melbourne.
Industry News, Latest News, Projects, Victoria

Designs released for Melbourne Airport Rail line

Concept designs for the Melbourne Airport Rail Line project have been released, which include potentially one of the tallest bridges … 701
Downer EDI and the Logan City Council will work together over the next five years on a $520 million contract to plan, design and deliver water and wastewater infrastructure for the region.
Industry News, Latest News, Projects, Queensland

Big Rocks Weir named a coordinated project

Queensland’s Coordinator-General has declared the $60 million Big Rocks Weir project a coordinated project, which will now undergo a full … 300
The Northern Territory Government and Sun Cable have signed the Project Development Agreement for the $22 billion Australia-ASEAN Power Link (AAPL).
Industry News, Latest News, Victoria

Victoria cracks down on dodgy solar installers

The Victorian Government is increasing the number of solar safety inspectors to keep up with record demand and shine a … 182

Construction Technology

Australia could become a leader in using Artificial intelligence (AI) to design and build better cities, towns and infrastructure, according to a roadmap developed by CSIRO.

Procore launches Action Plans

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New Zealand civil construction company Bodley Construction has implemented a suite of Procore’s safety tools following a competitive market review.
The Victorian Government has credited its Big Build as one of the drivers of its job creation boom.
A new survey has found 26 per cent of owners, 24 per cent of subcontractors and 20 per cent of head contractors have adopted technology in response to COVID-19.

Autodesk Build now available worldwide

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Research & Analysis

A new research initiative aims to use robotic technology to improve the Australian construction industry’s productivity and quality.

New facility to develop construction robots

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The natural strength of lobsters shells inspired the research team. Lobster x-ray image by Florian Elias Rieser, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license

How lobsters can improve concrete 3D printing

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Australia could become a leader in using Artificial intelligence (AI) to design and build better cities, towns and infrastructure, according to a roadmap developed by CSIRO.

Boral wins grant for AI research into concrete improvements

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Products

The issue of derating the cranes lift capacity when operating on uneven surfaces led DRA Group to develop the Autoleveller System for its high capacity Humma 55T pick and carry crane.

Autolevelling versus side slope deration

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Australia could become a leader in using Artificial intelligence (AI) to design and build better cities, towns and infrastructure, according to a roadmap developed by CSIRO.

ATG Gloves focuses on innovation

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Events

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.

Finalists announced for Year in Infrastructure 2020 Awards

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MATES in construction fly the flag for suicide prevention

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Nominations are closing soon for the upcoming 2020 Women in Industry Awards, which aim to acknowledge outstanding women from a range of industries, including construction.

Women in Industry 2020 winners announced

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