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QLD’s Major Project Boom Coming to an End: Report
A new report shows the value of construction work on major projects in Queensland is expected to decline by 40 per cent over in the coming years.
Budget 2013: Industry Bodies Respond
Engineers Australia and Consult Australia have both raised specific concerns following the announcement of...
Another Big Construction Project Cancelled
Yet another big resource construction project in Australia has been dumped with the cancellation...
Mayan Pyramid Bulldozed for Road Construction
One of the largest Mayan-era pyramids in the Central American nation of Belize has been levelled and turned...
Marine Worms Destroy San Diego Bridge
A major part of the $40.6 million Oceanside railway bridge in California must be demolished and replaced as a...
China’s Construction Projects Abroad Plagued with Problems
Two of the biggest construction projects undertaken by Chinese companies abroad have been wracked by huge budget overruns and...
Hi-Tech Google Glass Could Revolutionize Work on Construction
A new breed of hi-tech headsets are to set...
The UK’s Largest Sustainable Housing Site
The University of Cambridge has freed up its £1 billion North West Cambridge site to begin work on...
Green Roofs Help Grow Urban Economies
Advocates of sustainable construction have pointed to green roofs as potent sources of economic rejuvenation.
Qatar’s Passivhaus Proves Green Building Need Not Be Costly
The cost analysis for a demonstration green building house opened in Qatar this week proves that sustainability measures need...
Green Building Materials Market to Hit $254 Billion by 2020
The global market for green building materials is set...
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