Waste to fuel Boral’s Sydney cement kiln

Waste to fuel Boral’s Sydney cement kiln

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Uncategorised//August 01, 2018

Australia's largest resource recovery and Processed Engineered Fuel (PEF) plant has been unveiled at Wetherill Park in Sydney.

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Fletcher Building sells 50 per cent share in Sims Pacific Metals

Fletcher Building sells 50 per cent share in Sims Pacific Metals

Posted in Industry News, Latest News//July 02, 2018

The construction firm announced that it will exit the Sims Pacific Metals joint venture, selling its 50 per cent share for NZ$42 million (AUD$38.4 million).

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Building the foundations of sustainability

Building the foundations of sustainability

Posted in Civil Works, Environment, Industry News, Latest News, Up front//May 21, 2018

Sydney’s Better Buildings Partnership has helped significantly reduce waste in the building and construction sector, but just how problematic is waste in the sector as a whole?

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Resilience at forefront for IPWEA conference this May

Resilience at forefront for IPWEA conference this May

Posted in Events, Industry News, Latest News//April 30, 2018

The Institute of Public Works Engineering Australasia is inviting industry to participate in the Sustainability in Public Works Conference: ‘Resilience for our Communities’ in Sydney, 14-15 May. 

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Crumb rubber asphalt: putting theory into practice

Crumb rubber asphalt: putting theory into practice

Posted in Asphalt Review, Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//February 28, 2018

With crumb rubber increasingly recognised as a sustainable alternative to traditional road construction material, Tyre Stewardship Australia is shifting its focus to producing more practical outcomes for the Australian industry.

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Glass and plastics could be used to help build footpaths

Glass and plastics could be used to help build footpaths

Posted in Latest News, Uncategorised//February 23, 2018

End-of-life plastics and glass fines could soon be used in the construction of footpaths instead of going to landfill, according to a new study from the Swinburne University of Technology.

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