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.
Two Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs) have arrived in Queensland, to be assembled and deployed to dig out the Cross River Rail tunnels.
As the construction industry faces challenges from fast tracking projects to social distancing it is clear that technology is increasingly important to keep people connected. Autodesk explains why construction businesses should welcome a digital transformation.
Construction of critical and essential infrastructure and services to support these projects will be able to continue in Metropolitan Melbourne as they have been with COVID safety procedures.
Crews have laid the first 1 kilometre of track for the Forrestfield-Airport link, following the completion of two tunnels in April 2020.