Construction

WA Govt Says New Code will Help Subbies   Large construction companies that don't pay subcontractors will be banned from applying for government...

Business Dec 6, 2016

‘Chain of Errors’ Before WA Rigger’s Death   The death of a 43-year-old man who was crushed when an 800 kilogram concrete...

Safety Dec 6, 2016

Should Workers Testing Positive for Drugs be Sacked?    On January 25th this year, Shayne Clayton was involved in a forklif...

Safety Dec 6, 2016 1

Residential Construction at 2-year Low    Residential building approvals have slumped to their lowest level i...

Residential Dec 5, 2016

ABCC Lives – Building Cop Reborn    The former Australian Building and Construction Commission is set t...

Business Dec 2, 2016 5

Work on Roofs: Retractable Fall Arrester or Rope Grab?   Retractable fall arresters are commonly used with overhead anchorage...

Safety Dec 2, 2016

New Homes Sales Lowest Since July 2014   A fall in sales of new homes to a...

Residential Nov 30, 2016

Jobs and Infrastructure: The Roadkill of the Next Decade    According to a report by the Committee for Economic...

Business Nov 30, 2016 1

The Perks of Mobile Field Technology    The last few years have seen an avalanche of...

Technology Nov 29, 2016

Warning Issued to Union over Commonwealth Games Delays    Australia's construction union has been put on notice by...

Commercial Nov 29, 2016 1

Judge to Inspect ‘Delayed’ Royal Adelaide Hospital    A South Australian Supreme Court judge will tour the...

Commercial Nov 29, 2016

Why Financial Institutions Require Independent Quantity Surveyor Reports    All developers, and to some extent owner builders, that...

Business Nov 28, 2016 4