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Construction underway on Stockyard Hill Wind Farm

Construction underway on Stockyard Hill Wind Farm

Construction has started on Goldwind's 530MW Stockyard Hill Wind Farm project in Victoria, which features 149 turbines and will have enough power generation capacity for more than 340,000 households in the state.

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Australia's Robotics Roadmap set to transform the construction industry

Australia's Robotics Roadmap set to transform the construction industry

Australia's very first Robotics Roadmap, recently launched at Parliament House, is set to benefit the construction industry through guiding and supporting the development of critical new robotic technology.

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So, you want to be a construction manager?

So, you want to be a construction manager?

According to recruitment experts from Hays Construction, a diverse technical foundation and strong communication, problem solving and decision making soft skills are required for any aspiring construction manager.

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International law firm says states should follow NSW's 10-point construction plan

International law firm says states should follow NSW's 10-point construction plan

Other Australian states should emulate NSW's lead and strike more collaborative relationships with contractors to avoid missing out on attracting a competitive field of bidders, according to international law firm Allens.

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Procore launches redesigned iOS app

Procore launches redesigned iOS app

Eight years after launching the industry's first construction project management app on the App Store, Procore has this week unveiled a fully redesigned Procore app.

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Infrastructure spending must keep pace with expanding needs: RBA

Infrastructure spending must keep pace with expanding needs: RBA

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has dismissed the notion that infrastructure spending will be the country's next 'engine of growth', picking up where the mining boom left off.

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New Athena unveiled

New Athena unveiled

ASPAC took the opportunity of engaging a rapt audience at HRIA's Hire 18 in May to launch its next generation Athena.

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AWS presents new tool

AWS presents new tool

AWS has developed a new tool that will assist in welder helmet selection.

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Reaching the heights of construction safely

Reaching the heights of construction safelyLock icon2

Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (EWPs) have come a long way from the older 'cherry picker' style truck or trailer mounted booms and are now a common sight on most construction sites.

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Kennards Hire answers the calls for hybrid-powered self-propelled boom lifts

Kennards Hire answers the calls for hybrid-powered self-propelled boom lifts

Kennards Hire Port Adelaide is the first branch to have the Nifty HR21 available for hire, answering the growing demand for a self-propelled boom lift that has a hybrid power system.

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