Author: ESS

19
Aug

How the Construction Sector can Ensure a Safe Working Environment

Keeping construction workers safe on the job can be challenging at the best of times, but…

19
Aug

Victoria Asks Engineers for Feedback on Registration

Engineers in Victoria are being asked for feedback about the proposed registration scheme for engineers in…

19
Aug

Housing Construction Starts Will Drop 40 Percent in Three Years

Dwelling commencements throughout Australia will drop by 40 percent over three years as what were already…

19
Aug

We can’t build our way out of traffic congestion

Almost all new highway and road widening projects are ‘sold’ to the public as a means…

19
Aug

People, Pandemics and Premises

Despite the challenges presented to the whole community during the COVID 19 pandemic, much significant work…

19
Aug

Tim Forcey on how to beat the winter gas blues and save money and health  

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views There’s a simple…

19
Aug

Federal government sending mixed messages on gas

The Fifth Estate – Green buildings and sustainable cities – news and views The federal government…

18
Aug

Builders Call for Billions in Extra Stimulus

Australia’s building industry is calling for billions of dollars’ worth of extra stimulus along with reforms…

18
Aug

Australian Tradies to Get Automatic Licence Recognition

Tradespeople such as carpenters, joiners, bricklayers and others are set to gain easier access to interstate…

17
Aug

High-Rise Buildings Provide Challenges with Infectious Diseases

Growing numbers of high-rise buildings in increasingly dense cities will provide challenges in reducing the spread…