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JUST Promises to Bring Ethics to Building Materials
A new green label devised by the Living Building Challenge promises to provide certification for the levels of...
Australian Commercial and Civil Construction Growth Rate to Halve
A survey of 100 firms suggest the growth rate in civil and commercial construction in Australia will decline...
Tell Politicians Housing is Important
Builders and tradespeople throughout Australia are being called upon to demand politicians spell out plans to revive the...
Nile River Diverted for $4.7 Billion Hydroelectric Dam
A section of the Nile River in Ethiopia has been diverted in order to make way for a...
Government to ‘Lift Lid’ on Potential Gas Crisis
As concerns mount over a gas crisis in Australia driving up the cost of construction materials, the government...
Construction Pipeline Drops; Building Approvals Rise
Separate figures reveal a drop in the building and infrastructure construction pipeline in Australia but a welcome rise...
Construction Activity Falls, New Home Sales Rise
New construction industry figures in Australia show a fall in the dollar value of construction work done but...
Nesting Swallows Bring Construction Work to a Halt
A colony of thousands of nesting sand martins have halted construction work on a residential project in the...
Telstra Should Set Up Asbestos Fund: Union
A union in Australia says Telstra should set up a compensation fund for workers exposed to asbestos during...
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