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To Agree or to Disagree on Heads of Agreement
Heads of Agreement can be practical in the construction industry, but they must be entered into with caution.
Engineers Australia Wants Flood Class Action Information to be Made Available
If a class action lawsuit over the Queensland floods proceeds, then Engineers Australia wants the information surrounding the...
Six Effective Strategies for Handling Misconduct Inquiries
Misconduct inquires are stressful, but a few effective strategies for dealing with them can make a big difference.
Dispute Resolution: New Commercial Arbitration Act
A new Commercial Arbitration Act brings changes to the legislative provisions of commercial arbitration.
Environmental Green Tape Won’t be Cut After All
The federal government in Australia has backed away from proposals to streamline environmental approvals for significant construction projects.
Illegal Construction Hits Perth
A Perth builder has been fined for unauthorised building work on an apartment block.
Does The Penalty Fit The Crime?
A recent decision has high lighted what must be an unintended consequence of the Queensland Building Services Authority...
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Risk Migration, Contractors and Design and Construct Contracts
The main concern with Design and Construct contracts is over risk and who bears it.
Controversy Still Surrounds 30-Year Plan for Greater Adelaide
UK Consulting Engineer Certified as Bribery Proof
NSW Forks out on Transport Infrastructure
Sydney to Lose 40.515 Billion Litres of Water in 2013
Gold Miner Withdraws as Carbon Tax Lifts Costs
Market Report: NT Construction Firing on All Cylinders
NT Desperate for Resource Construction Workers: Report
Insuring Heritage Listed Residence
Architectural Abstract: Carey Lyon on Materials, BIM And Density
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