Liverpool City Council is using smart sensor technology to gain a greater understanding of pedestrian and traffic movements within its CBD to help inform its planning decisions as the Sydney suburb grows.
In order to reduce traffic on the Central Coast, works have begun to instal 450 ‘smart parking’ sensors.
A $1.66 million water monitoring project will use smart technologies to monitor the quality of water flowing through one of Cairns’ major urban catchments in a bid to help protect the Great Barrier Reef.
The Downer Group, Fujitsu, and EYEfi have delivered a successful trial for “smart drains” in Victoria to reduce the risk of flooding from overflows of stormwater drains.
A collaborative project between state, federal and local government, the University of Tasmania and Telstra will introduce a range of connective technology to establish Launceston as one of Australia’s leading smart cities.
Rob Strummer, Managing Director, IFS Australia and New Zealand outlines five key factors constraining construction businesses in their performance and ability to innovate.