Victoria’s largest mass timber project completed at La Trobe University


Almost the entirety of La Trobe University's new student accommodation structure utilises cross-laminated timber and glulam beams and columns.


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Decision-makers in construction need re-education on their views toward people living with disability


Australian leaders of construction are missing the opportunities unlocked by hiring people living with disabilities.


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Coles and partners Replas, Red Group and RMIT install largest Polyrok pour


Last week Coles made the largest ever pour of Polyrok – concrete made with recycled soft plastic packaging – at its Cobblebank supermarket development.


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Common discrimination and no support – the plight of women in construction


A Victorian Government report has exposed a 'culture of silence' in which women don't feel supported to speak out about the lack of acceptance and inappropriate treatment they endure working in construction.


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New tech to make construction at heights safer


Technology specifically designed to make high level construction work on towers safer is in use at Victoria University's City West Tower.


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New app helps tradies and sole traders stay on top of their finances


Sole aims to make it simple for small business owners to manage their money from their smartphones.


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Archistar releases two new tools to help builders test and assess the feasibility of property designs


Archistar Homes and Next Generation Drawing Tools aim to help builders and developers quickly test, explore and assess the feasibility of property designs, saving time and money.


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Joint venture completes Sky Garden, Australia’s largest air rights development


Above The Glen shopping centre, Golden Age Group and Probuild, in collaboration with retail manager Vicinity, are celebrating the completion of the Sky Garden development.


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Australian construction companies spend 30 hours per week on quality assurance


A new industry poll from Procore reveals how much time is dedicated to quality assurance in Australian construction.


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Dulux’ envirO₂ range receives Global GreenTag certification


envirO₂ is low odour and has very low volatile organic compound (VOC) content, with less than one gram per litre, earning it GreenTag's GreenRATE Level A certification and PlatinumHEALTH status.


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