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SA mining acts set for review

The South Australian State Government is currently inviting residents to have their say during a review on some of SA’s Mining laws.


Victorian construction up 11.9%

Latest constructions figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) have shown a sharp increase in Victoria, in stark contrast to the rest of the nation which are down.


High speed signalling to provide boost for Melbourne's rail network

Melbourne commuters are set to be the beneficiaries of a revamped rail signalling system that will see more trains run actively on the network, at more frequent times.


Highway next to Maclean and Devils Pulpit to receive temporary roads

The 76th contract for the $4.36 billion, 155 kilometre Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade project has been awarded to BMD group.


Toongabbie Station set for major upgrade

MP Mark Taylor has recently revealed that Downer EDI Works Pty Ltd have been awarded the contract for a major upgrade of Toongabbie Station.


Townsville housing construction projects to begin shortly

Construction will begin shortly on three housing construction projects that will support more than 125 jobs and provide a $3.3 million boost for the local economy.


New design plans revealed for Adelaide Festival Centre redevelopment

New design plans for Adelaide Festival Centre’s King William Road project have been announced as part of the next phase of Adelaide Festival Plaza’s $900 million redevelopment.


Key mining Act to benefit from significant amendments

Minister for State Development and Minister for Natural Resources and Mines Dr Anthony Lynham has today announced amendments were made to the Mineral and Energy Resources (Common Provisions) Act 2014.


Eastern Suburbs level crossing removal ahead of schedule

Acting Premier Jacinta Allan today revealed that four level crossings will be fully removed by the end of summer, well ahead of their expected schedules for removal.


SA Government commits $3.7 million for road maintenance projects

$3.7 million in funding for road safety and maintenance projects has been announced as part of the South Australian State Government’s commitment to fixing and ensuring local roads are safe to drive on.


Early works on the Metro Tunnel begin

Acting Premier and Minister for Public Transport, Jacinta Allan has today attended the project’s first worksite in Domain today, revealing that works to enable the project are underway for the $10.9 billion project.


Construction on 10 new classrooms for Ironside State School well on track

Ironside State School will soon receive their new $7 million classroom block as part of the Palaszczuk Government $667 million school infrastructure program.


Wynyard Walk officially opened

Premier Mike Baird and Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Andrew Constance have today unveiled Sydney’s newest pedestrian tunnel.


Legislation proposed to protect subcontractors in construction industry

The Liberal National Government has proposed amended legislation to State Parliament that will aim to protect payments for subcontractors involved in the construction industry.


$25 million fund to upgrade regional roads

Minister for Roads and Acting Minister for Agriculture Luke Donnellan has paid visit to Moolort in Central Victoria in a bid to encourage rural, regional, and outer-suburban councils to apply for their share of $25 million to upgrade roads.


State Government moving forward with level crossing removal plans

37 level crossings are set to be removed or in the first stages of removal works by 2018, thanks in part to the Government securing the $9.7 billion lease of Port of Melbourne.


Ellenbrook Southern Playing Fields and Pavilion officially opened

The Ellenbrook District Open Space was officially opened over the weekend, with the Southern Playing Fields and Pavilion revealed. Similarly four synthetic rectangular fields, brand new change rooms, as well as sporting storage facilities.


Local construction company set to deliver $1.3 million accessible housing development

The $1.3 million housing project funded by the state government that aims to build accessible homes for residents of Keperra is set to be carried out by Batir Construction, a local Brisbane construction company.


$17.9 million Marryatville High School upgrade officially opened

Marryatville High School’s $17.9 million upgrade opened yesterday, allowing an extra 200 students to begin studying at the school thanks to the State Government’s Expanding State High Schools Program.


Commuters invited to share thoughts on Sydney Central Station revamp

Sydney’s most popular commuting hub is set for rejuvenation that will aim to have the station seen equally with some of the greatest stations of the world.


Storefront News

Product Verification Engine: The new paperless solution for manufacturing

Techs4Biz, the provider of Pervidi paperless solution for managing inspections & audits, will exhibit its expanded Paperless Product Verification Engine at the upcoming National Safety Council conference and tradeshow in Anaheim, California.

Buildings | Mining

Wet environments; where you can’t afford to slip up

We have been specialists in safety flooring and hygienic wall cladding systems for wet environments for more than 30 years.

Buildings

Smart Skyscrapers Summit Launches in the Southern Hemisphere

In March 2017 Melbourne will play host to the first ever Smart Skyscrapers Summit, a premiere event that will attract tower construction experts from around the world who will come together to directly shape the future of the Australian skyline.

Buildings | Mining | Parks & Outdoor | Ports | Railways | Roads

SecuraTop® security fencing runs along Narrabeen Lagoon Trail

We recently completed stage 2 of manufacturing and installing tubular security (diplomat style) along a section of the Narrabeen Lagoon Trail, adjacent to the Sydney Academy of Sport, on the Northern Beaches of Sydney.

Buildings | Parks & Outdoor

Custom designed inflatable blast booth used by Siemens

Our latest project with Siemens was to supply a specialized Industrial, inflatable blast booth for their servicing operations on power stations around the country.

Buildings

The Exterior of your home is your first impression!

A worn, unmaintained exterior can bring the whole curb appeal of your home down.

Buildings

Engineering meets the Arts

Taking on the challenge of creating a safety zone for Walnut Street in Cremorne, MPS Paving Systems (MPS) was able to produce a result that is as spectacular as it is practical.

Parks & Outdoor

Harbour Drive streetscape upgrade

The Harbour Drive Streetscape project is currently underway and consists of granite cobblestone being installed over 400m2. Joe Tabone, LATICRETE NSW Technical Sales Rep, provided an update of the installation.

Buildings

Sydney’s North West Rail Link to be protected by ProInert®

Sydney Metro Northwest is delivering eight new railway stations and 4000 commuter car parking spaces
 to Sydney’s growing North West.

Buildings

Solar LED integrated commercial area light

The SCL2 solar LED luminaire is a great fit for commercial, parking lot, recreational bikeway/pathway and public space lighting applications.

Buildings | Parks & Outdoor | Roads