Tradies working outside of a major city are at higher risk of being exposed to excessive noise at work, according to new research led by Curtin University.
Mental health and suicide prevention program MATES has launched in the Northern Territory to support the construction, mining and energy industries.
The New South Wales and Victorian economies are the best in Australia, according to the latest CommSec State of State report, with construction work being a major factor in their success.
The state’s new building information modelling implementation (BIM) policy means that the use of BIM will now be required on all new government construction projects with an estimated capital cost of $50 million or more by 2023.
The Victorian arm of the Master Builders Association has announced the current head of the Committee for Geelong as its new CEO, who will join the organisation early next year.