INDUSTRY NEWS

Industry capacity, project complexity blamed for WestConnex tender failure

Industry capacity, project complexity blamed for WestConnex tender failure

The commercial unviability of the only bidder for the WestConnex Rozelle interchange project has led the NSW government to default on the tender process for a development consortium.

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Industrial manslaughter bill passes Queensland Parliament

Industrial manslaughter bill passes Queensland Parliament

Industrial manslaughter will become an offence attracting lengthy jail time and significant fines in Queensland after legislation passed state Parliament.

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CCF welcomes new head of ABCC

CCF welcomes new head of ABCC

Australia's peak employer body representing the civil construction industry has welcomed the appointment of Cathy Cato and her commencement as acting Australian Building and Construction Commissioner.

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NSW government launches SMC transaction

NSW government launches SMC transaction

The NSW government has called for qualified parties to register their interest by November 13 in the sale of 51% of Sydney Motorway Corporation (SMC), the company delivering WestConnex.

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CJD Equipment celebrates 25 years distributing Volvo CE

CJD Equipment celebrates 25 years distributing Volvo CELock icon2

It was a momentous year for the country. The second Mabo decision was handed down, overturning the concept of terra nullius. Paul Keating earned the sobriquet "Lizard of Oz" by resting his hand on Queen Elizabeth's back. And Billy Ray Cyrus' "Achy Breaky Heart" set the nation afire, staying at no. 1 for seven weeks and in the process becoming Australia's favourite song of 1992.

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Welcome to Inside Construction - Australia's Civil Construction and Engineering website and magazine

Welcome to Inside Construction - Australia's Civil Construction and Engineering website and magazine

With a pedigree spanning 32 years, Inside Construction can proudly claim to have served the better part of two generations of civil construction and infrastructure contractors, engineers and suppliers. Today you will notice a new look when you visit the website and later this month the first edition of Inside Construction magazine will be unveiled.

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New WesTrac facility for south-west Sydney

New WesTrac facility for south-west Sydney

A new development in south-west Sydney at AMP Capital's Crossroads Logistics Centre, Casula, is now underway, with the official ground-breaking ceremony taking place at the site of WesTrac's new purpose-built facility.

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GCS' hire business acquired

GCS' hire business acquired

Perth-based construction services firm, GCS Group, has sold its hire business - GCS Hire - for an undisclosed sum.

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Procore tackles mental health

Procore tackles mental health

Cloud-based construction technology company Procore is tackling mental health issues head-on in October.

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Queensland's $8.7M boost for vital Indigenous infrastructure

Queensland's $8.7M boost for vital Indigenous infrastructure

The Palaszczuk government has committed $8.7 million to ensure the people of Doomadgee and Mornington Island have access to vital public infrastructure.

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