Smart drain trial to reduce VIC flooding

Smart drain trial to reduce VIC flooding

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//April 06, 2018

The Downer Group, Fujitsu, and EYEfi have delivered a successful trial for “smart drains” in Victoria to reduce the risk of flooding from overflows of stormwater drains.

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Sustainability efforts recognised on $110M Port Drive Upgrade

Sustainability efforts recognised on $110M Port Drive Upgrade

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Project Report//February 27, 2018

The design of Port of Brisbane’s Port Drive Upgrade has been awarded an ‘Excellent’ rating by the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia.

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What lies beneath the Westfield Carousel

What lies beneath the Westfield Carousel

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News//January 04, 2018

National Precast Member MJB Industries is providing vital precast elements for the stormwater drainage system at Westfield Carousel in Cannington, Perth, as it undergoes a major upgrade.

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City resilience holding Brisbane back – new report

City resilience holding Brisbane back – new report

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News//September 21, 2017

According to a new report released by Arcadis, Brisbane risks falling further behind Sydney and Melbourne if it doesn’t address key resilience concerns, including flood mitigation measures.

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Australia’s longest pre-stressed girders placed on Port Drive Upgrade

Australia’s longest pre-stressed girders placed on Port Drive Upgrade

Posted in Asphalt Review, Industry News, Latest News, Project Report//September 15, 2017

The record length components – with the longest span measuring 46 metres – have been successfully placed for the Port of Brisbane’s $110 million upgrade project.

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ROI open for first Inland Rail project

ROI open for first Inland Rail project

Posted in Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News, Project Report//September 13, 2017

The Federal Government is calling for Registrations of Interest for the 107-kilometre Parkes to Narromine rail upgrade as part of the Inland Rail, connecting Melbourne and Brisbane.

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