Author: ESS

01
Dec

The Road to Recovery for the Construction Industry

Product innovation, complete solutions and adding value to productivity are key, according to DEWALT Engineered by…

01
Dec

Codes Must Cater for Existing Building Upgrades

Over time existing buildings become non-compliant with current construction codes. How to deal with this when…

01
Dec

Commonly negotiated terms in construction contracts – what should parties focus on and trends in 2020

Contract negotiation typically involves some degree of compromise on both sides to achieve a final contract…

01
Dec

When the birds stop singing and the roads begin to melt

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views Australia’s summer officially…

01
Dec

A Disturbed Book: Bubbles Under the Throne

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views The urban landscape…

30
Nov

Commonwealth Extends HomeBuilder Program

The Federal Government’s HomeBuilder program will be extended for three months under changes announced today whilst…

28
Nov

100 Design Experts Will Shape NSW Built Environment

A panel of 100 experts in design has been charged with improving the quality of the…

28
Nov

New Design Review Panel a case of the Nanny State gone too far!

The Government needs to take a step back from its quest to “improve the quality of…

27
Nov

JobKeeper 2.0: What has and has not Changed

The JobKeeper scheme has been extended until 28 March 2021.

27
Nov

Detached Homes Fly Flag for Construction and Economy

The detached house segment of Australia’s new home building market is set to hold up relatively…