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Industry News


State Government and private sector collaborate to deliver Pilbara power

The State Government has selected a preferred proponent to build a new power station in the Pilbara to meet the future energy needs of the region.

Buildings

Final stage of bus station demolition

The CBD skyline is undergoing a radical change - the advertising tower on the Perth City Link site is being demolished, resulting in an unobstructed view from Perth to Northbridge for the first time in almost a century.

Buildings

$300,000 for Northern Brisbane restoration projects

Two waterways in Northern Brisbane will benefit from a $300,000 investment by the Newman Government.

Mining

Mine sale a boost for West Coast jobs and business confidence in Tasmania

The proposed sale of the Avebury Mine is a major confidence boost for the West Coast. It will create jobs and boost business confidence right around the State.

Mining

The Australian Government's Sydney Aviation Strategy

The Government has confirmed that the site for Western Sydney’s new airport will be Badgerys Creek.

Buildings

Mandorah to Benefit from Major Works

Work has begun on rectification works at the Mandorah Jetty; while the million dollar carpark works will begin April 22.

Buildings

Review Driven by Public Transport

A review of the Darwin bus network is well underway to explore options to improve Darwin’s public transport network.

Railways | Roads

Brickworks Marketplace development to create hundreds of jobs

Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis will help turn the sod today to mark the start of works on the new $65 million Brickworks Marketplace development in Torrensville, which will create more than 800 jobs.

Buildings

New Attraction at the Darwin Botanic Gardens

Visitors exploring the George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens can now enjoy a fresh drink and quick snack with the opening of a new Café amongst the Garden’s wilderness.

Parks & Outdoor

Planning change to pave the way for new bus facilities in the territory

Two draft variations have been released to make way for new bus layover facilities in the Territory, Minister for the Environment and Sustainable Development, Simon Corbell, announced today.

Buildings

Construction industry to become fairer, more transparent

The Queensland construction industry has received another boost with the Government today unveiling changes that will make the process of resolving disputes fairer and more transparent.

Buildings

Highway upgrades for safer travel

CONSTRUCTION works on the Buntine Highway will begin tomorrow with a $2.5 million upgrade of four bridges along the heavily used route.

Roads

Shorter travel times on Australia’s longest highway (Joint media statement)

The Australian Government is delivering on its plan to build the infrastructure of the 21st century in Western Australia without imposing a jobs and investment-destroying mining tax.

Roads

Improved NT Build, A Win for Everyone

The Country Liberals Government is overhauling the NT Build Scheme to expand eligibility for workers while reducing the financial impost on the construction industry.

Buildings

Major development projects on a faster track

Legislation to help cut through building and construction industry red tape and fast-track priority developments in the territory has been agreed to in the Assembly.

Buildings

Government Considers Warkworth Decision

The Government will consider the implications of today’s Court of Appeal decision on Rio Tinto’s Warkworth project application.

Mining

Bridge over Charlotte River

Work is expected to begin in July on the construction of a new bridge across the Charlotte River, on route to Dundee Beach.

Roads

Land made available for petroleum and gas exploration

Petroleum and gas explorers could help unlock major economic benefits for Queensland following the release of more than 16,400 square kilometres of land in the state’s north-west and south-west.

Mining

Work to Begin on Channel Island Road Upgrade

Works will begin on Monday along sections of Channel Island Road to rehabilitate the road shoulder to prevent water damage and increase safety.

Roads

Innovative BaT project briefing

The Newman Government is seeking innovative ideas from the private sector when more than 200 industry and financial representatives are briefed on the draft reference design of the $5 billion BaT project.

Railways | Roads

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Storefront News

Gymnasium Gets The Sound Treatment

Gymnasium Gets The Sound Treatment

The John Edmunson High School and Glenwood High School both have identical basketball court/gymnasiums with identical problems. The incredible echo! echo! echo!

PILA Re-signs Exclusively with the West Australian Football Commission

PILA Re-signs Exclusively with the West Australian Football Commission

PILA is excited to announce the re-signing of our exclusive supply agreement for AFL goal posts with the West Australian Football Commission (WAFC) and its clubs into 2015.

Buildings

Reusing recycled

Reusing recycled

Schools are getting it right.

Buildings

TIPS On How To Install Your Gable Vents Yourself!

TIPS On How To Install Your Gable Vents Yourself!

Gable Vents from Austech External Building Products will help ventilate your roof space, removing heat in summer and moisture in winter.

Buildings

PILA Re-signs Exclusively with AFL VIC

PILA Re-signs Exclusively with AFL VIC

PILA is excited to announce our new exclusive supply partnership with AFL Victoria Country and the FootyMart online shop, and the re-signing of our exclusive supply agreement with AFL Victoria.

Buildings

PILA Re-signs Exclusively with AFL QLD

PILA Re-signs Exclusively with AFL QLD

PILA is excited to announce the re-signing of our exclusive supply agreement for AFL goal posts with AFL QLD and its clubs into 2016.

Buildings

Article - Uncoupling Membranes for Tiling Systems

Article - Uncoupling Membranes for Tiling Systems

Featured article by Fred Gray in Tile Today, Issue 80

Buildings

LATICRETE Australia New Tagline

LATICRETE Australia New Tagline

LATICRETE Australia has new tagline, "Globally Proven Construction Solutions"

Buildings

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The 6th Annual Victorian Transport Infrastructure Conference