AUSTRALIA

Damen TSHD 650 Tommy Norton delivered to Gippsland Ports

Damen TSHD 650 Tommy Norton delivered to Gippsland Ports

The Tommy Norton, a Damen Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) 650 built at Damen Shipyards Yichang has been officially delivered to its new proud owner, Gippsland Ports.

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A digital revolution is underway in the Australian construction sector

A digital revolution is underway in the Australian construction sector

Construction Technology Summit will address future trends and there are limited tickets left.

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Case study: Enerpac cuts maintenance downtime & boosts safety in mining shovel lift

Case study: Enerpac cuts maintenance downtime & boosts safety in mining shovel lift

Routine maintenance is required on a P&H 4100XPC Electric Rope Shovel after every 30,000 hours of operation, and these machines - which are used on coal in Australia - require maintenance in which the upper section is lifted off the car body to machine bearing surfaces and inspect and repair structural components.

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How to reduce concrete cross contamination

How to reduce concrete cross contaminationLock icon2

The NorthConnex batch plant in Sydney shows the way.

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Have you met Athena?

Have you met Athena?

The new, ultra-compact Athena HE bi-levelling scissor lift, said to be the "lightest most compact all-terrain scissor lift in the world" is now available in Australia.

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Mammoet expands on Australia's East and West coasts

Mammoet expands on Australia's East and West coasts

The new yard at Perth Naval Base and new office in Brisbane CBD bring Mammoet closer to their clients.

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"Talk to me" - the importance of a connected construction site

"Talk to me" - the importance of a connected construction siteLock icon2

Imagine a construction site of the future… Virtual and augmented reality used to visualise work, drones providing site inspections and deliveries, autonomous machines and wearables transforming how we work, and machines controlled by workers in remote locations through dashboard style monitoring…

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Increasing safety with adaptive lighting

Increasing safety with adaptive lighting

New adaptive lighting options are now available on all XPower wheel loaders from Liebherr.

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Increasing certainty throughout the project lifecycle  

Increasing certainty throughout the project lifecycle  Lock icon2

This month, project technology provider InEight, expanded the availability of its InEight Project Suite to include the growing Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.

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Lives at risk

Lives at risk

The Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU) is calling for mandatory national asbestos training for apprentices and tradies.

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