Contractors are one step closer to breaking ground on the Inland Rail section from Narrabri to North Star, in NSW, as it gains environmental approval.
The ISCA Impacts Report 2020 is a showcase of the infrastructure industry’s remarkable achievements in sustainability. The report documents lifecycle impacts, innovations, and our contribution towards a circular economy.
With $1.1 billion of Federal funding in the pipeline for infrastructure projects across Victoria there is huge opportunity to develop and demonstrate construction industry leadership in sustainability.
Main Roads WA is working with the Australian Road Research Board and Tyre Stewardship Australia to validate the use of recycled asphalt pavement that contains crumb rubber. Roads & Infrastructure reports.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Victoria has approved two landfill sites to receive, PFAS-contaminated soil from the West Gate Tunnel project.
Climate change poses a significant risk to infrastructure, as extreme weather events such as heatwaves, droughts, bushfires, storm surges and flooding become more frequent. Opinion by David Jenkins, CEO IPWEA Australasia.