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New Framework for Simpler Project Approvals
The Australian government unveils a new draft framework for bilateral agreements regarding environmental approvals.
Vic: Builders Welcome Planning Changes
New time limits on planning scheme amendment decisions have been welcomed by the building and construction industry in...
Interior Designers Bring the Outdoors In
The concept of flexible interior-exterior flow is a particularly strong asset to consider when designing modern residential developments....
Organic Chinese Library Design
LYCS Architecture has designed a new library in China that juxtaposes modernism and traditionalismas well as the built...
Smart Cars, Smart Phones, Now Smart Architecture?
A new housing development that looks at environmental impacts even before the design phase starts, exemplifies ‘smart’...
Natural Law | Paradise Paradigm
Nature is not just the external environment and the law of nature is not just applicable to the...
Huge Project Wins EPA Green Light
One of Australia’s largest ever resource construction projects has been recommended for environmental approval.
Property Industry Blasts Withholding Tax Hike
Increased withholding tax rates will affect Australia's ability to attract funding for property investment and construction projects.
Study Highlights Impact of Efficient Lights
Energy efficient lighting could save an amount of energy equivalent to closing 250 power plants, a new report...
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