Commercial construction expected to contribute $42B to AU economy in 2017-18

Commercial construction expected to contribute $42B to AU economy in 2017-18

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News//February 15, 2018

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.

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John Holland tackles gender pay equity

John Holland tackles gender pay equity

Posted in Industry News, Latest News//January 31, 2018

Infrastructure and property company John Holland has announced a major step towards gender pay parity – adjusting the salary of women found to be paid less than their male colleagues across the business.

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Laing O’Rourke named official sponsor of women in construction mentoring program

Laing O’Rourke named official sponsor of women in construction mentoring program

Posted in Industry News, Latest News//January 29, 2018

Laing O’Rourke and the National Association of Women in Construction have partnered to empower women in the construction industry with the 2018 NSW NAWIC Mentoring Program.

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The elephant on the worksite

The elephant on the worksite

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Up front//December 13, 2017

As hard as it is to talk about, mental health and suicide are very real issues for Australia’s wider construction sector. Roads & Infrastructure talks to experts and stakeholders about the problem, challenges, prevention and help available.

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Survey to gauge industry capability for METRONET

Survey to gauge industry capability for METRONET

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Project Report//December 12, 2017

The Western Australian Government is seeking the input of construction companies on METRONET to ensure the state government has an understanding of the market capability to deliver the $2.3 billion project.

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Onsite Rental acquires GCS Hire

Onsite Rental acquires GCS Hire

Posted in Industry News, Latest News//September 27, 2017

The rental group has announced its acquisition of the Western Australian plant and equipment hire business this week.

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