Australian tradies are almost twice as likely to take good care of their tools as their bodies despite having one of the highest injury rates of any occupation, according to research from the Australian Physiotherapy Association.
With the introduction of an internationally-aligned benchmarking tool, Australian road owners and authorities can now be confident that the asphalt products they use are as sustainable as they claim to be.
Australia’s built environment can lead the world in creating a carbon positive future and offers more opportunities and lower costs to help ease the transition required to reduce emissions, according to the Green Building Council of
Australia has seen a 13-per cent rise in non-residential building approvals over the 12 months to April 2018, according to the latest Australian Bureau of Statistics on building approval.
Activity in the commercial construction sector is set to have the best year in more than a decade, according to forecasts from Master Builders Australia.