VICTORIA

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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Promoting a safe work place culture

Promoting a safe work place culture

When workers engage with safety, it can mean the difference between life and death.

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CIMIC to build Vic solar park

CIMIC to build Vic solar park

CIMIC Group's UGL has been awarded a contract to design and build stage one of a solar park in Victoria.

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Technology guiding the way

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The ability of a microtunnelling contractor to achieve accuracy is a critical factor in the success of an installation. In the past, this largely relied on the operator's skill in the operation of the available equipment, but with new advances in technology, contractors have the tools available to assist them in achieving greater accuracy on every project.

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Vic's top civil construction projects announced

Vic's top civil construction projects announced

Victoria's civil construction industry came together to celebrate the best infrastructure projects of the past 12 months at the Civil Contractors Federation's (CCF) 2017 CCF Earth Awards.

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Port Rail Shuttle EOI to open soon

Port Rail Shuttle EOI to open soon

The Victorian and federal governments will soon put forward an expression of interest for the Port Rail Shuttle project.

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Pre-fab concrete from recycled glass is lighter, cheaper and stronger

Pre-fab concrete from recycled glass is lighter, cheaper and stronger

Melbourne researchers working on how to incorporate waste glass into pre-fabricated concrete structures say they are creating a product that is light, strong and cheaper than current construction methods.

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Big win for Vic truck drivers

Big win for Vic truck drivers

The Victorian government has pledged to mandate minimum hourly rates for tip truck owner drivers across all government infrastructure projects.

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First in, best dressed

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In our second instalment of the all-new High on cranes section, Cranes and Lifting speaks to Quick Access, an early adopter that has taken delivery of a number of firsts in Victoria, including the Genie SX-180 self-propelled boom lift.

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