As Victorians saw a modest easing of restrictions from midnight of Friday 17 September as the state reached its 70 per cent first dose vaccination target, the construction industry started the week today under some new restrictions.
Eligible authorised workers in western and south-western Sydney local government areas (LGAs) have been offered priority COVID-19 vaccination from today at selected NSW Health vaccination clinics between August 16 and 22.
Sydney's construction restrictions will be eased from Wednesday but workers from the city's hardest-hit local government areas (LGAs) must be vaccinated before they're allowed on-site.
Bluebeam and The B1M have today announced the launch of the Construction Story of the Year award, a first of its kind for the architecture, engineering and construction sector.
Despite the ongoing uncertainty over the COVID-19 pandemic, growth in global construction output will reach 5.7 per cent in 2021, according to GlobalData.