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Positive forecast for WA infrastructure

Positive forecast for WA infrastructure

Infrastructure investment will play an important role in driving WA's economy as it continues to transition from the resources boom to sustainable growth, according to the 2018 Western Australian Infrastructure Report, launched by the Civil Contractors Federation WA in conjunction with BIS Oxford Economics.

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OpenRoads paves the way for nature parks

OpenRoads paves the way for nature parksLock icon2

Rachel Rogers, application marketing director for Bentley's civil design, explains how Bentley's OpenRoads design software created a trail system for Philip Island Nature Parks without impinging on the habitat.

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How to "avoid the gap" in construction

How to "avoid the gap" in constructionLock icon2

In the construction and engineering sector, where margin growth is scarce and competition is fierce, the more confidence you have to make business decisions and bid for projects the better.

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New chief for infrastructure funding body

New chief for infrastructure funding body

The Infrastructure and Project Funding Agency, a new initiative of the federal government established by this year's budget, has found a permanent CEO in Leilani Frew.

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IPWEA president spells out vision

IPWEA president spells out visionLock icon2

Having been involved with Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia (IPWEA) for around 10 years and spending the last two years as vice president, Mat Greskie recently accepted the top job as president.

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Tunnelling: bigger, better, more

Tunnelling: bigger, better, more

The 16th Australasian Tunnelling Society Conference, held earlier this month in Sydney, treated delegates to three days of talks on techniques, projects, practices, technology, and all things tunnelling.

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Growing appetite for infrastructure

Growing appetite for infrastructureLock icon2

Investor appetite for infrastructure projects continues to increase according to an annual investor survey - Investor Perceptions of Infrastructure 2017.

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Civil contractors honour high achievers at 'People Awards'

Civil contractors honour high achievers at 'People Awards'

The Civil Contractors Federation (CCF) NSW has celebrated individual excellence in the industry at the annual 2017 CCF NSW President's Gala Ball, the 'People Awards'.

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All-girl build the goal for Hi-Vis Women

All-girl build the goal for Hi-Vis WomenLock icon2

An all-girl build is the vision of Linda Hamilton, winner of the CBRE Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 National Association of Women in Construction Awards. The awards recognise women making an impact in WA's construction industry.

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CCFWA: public infrastructure key to sustainable economy

CCFWA: public infrastructure key to sustainable economy

The Civil Contractors Federation of Western Australia (CCFWA) has highlighted civil construction's role in WA's post-boom economy as a potential source of optimism for the industry.

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