INTERNATIONAL

Constructing the cities of the future - where are we?

Constructing the cities of the future - where are we?Lock icon2

In this article George Wilson, director of operations, APAC, at Paessler AG - PRTG Network Monitor, speaks exclusively to Inside Construction about constructing the smart cities of tomorrow.

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How digital workflows can help construction firms compete more successfully

How digital workflows can help construction firms compete more successfullyLock icon2

In this article Matthew Coad, executive general manager - solutions, Upstream speaks exclusively to Inside Construction about how construction companies can be more efficient during this construction boom.

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Delivering complete aerial map measurement tools for solar and roofing industries

Delivering complete aerial map measurement tools for solar and roofing industriesLock icon2

Nearmap, premium global location content provider specialising in high-resolution aerial maps, have introduced a complete measurement toolset in MapBrowser for the solar, roofing and other rooftop industries.

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Supply-chain involvement is critical for successful mega projects

Supply-chain involvement is critical for successful mega projectsLock icon2

According to Lindsay Le Compte, executive director of the Australian Constructors Association (ACA), early contractor and supply-chain involvement is critical to a mega project's success.

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CFMMEU and seven of its officers fined $313k for unlawful conduct

CFMMEU and seven of its officers fined $313k for unlawful conduct

The Federal Court has ordered the CFMMEU and seven of its officers to pay penalties totalling $313,000 for their unlawful conduct against a number of concreting companies at construction sites in Sydney in 2014-15.

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Konecranes selected for port automation deal in the Middle East

Konecranes selected for port automation deal in the Middle East

UAE-based Abu Dhabi Terminals has selected Konecranes to be the supplier of an Automated Stacking Crane (ASC) system for the second phase of the building of its container terminal in Khalifa Port.

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Australian Churchill Fellowship winner to study truck safety

Australian Churchill Fellowship winner to study truck safety

Australia's Michael Holmes, Transport for NSW safety coordinator, has gained an NRMA-ACT Road Safety Trust Churchill Fellowship to investigate best practice to improve heavy vehicle safety in urban environments.

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New report finds traffic congestion in Australian cities getting worse

New report finds traffic congestion in Australian cities getting worse

A new report by the Australian Automobile Association (AAA), and commissioned by the NRMA, has highlighted the traffic congestion problem in the country's major cities, with speeds in Adelaide being the most sluggish, despite Sydney still remaining as the nation's most congested city.

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Manitex International appoints Laura R. Yu as new senior VP and CFO

Manitex International appoints Laura R. Yu as new senior VP and CFO

Manitex International, a leading international provider of cranes and specialised industrial equipment, has announced that Laura R. Yu has been named as the new senior vice president and chief financial officer of the organisation.

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Specialized excavator couplers save time and boost ROI

Specialized excavator couplers save time and boost ROILock icon2

Increased versatility and time-savings can quickly pay for the initial investment in tilt and rotating couplers. In this report Inside Construction takes a look at the couplers market and gets the opinions of product experts.

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