In an effort to improve road safety, a new research collaboration is developing traffic lights that absorb kinetic energy during a collision.
Mainmark, a ground engineering specialist firm, has received a Good Design Award for its role in upgrading and repairing the $1.6 billion Toowoomba Bypass, one of the largest infrastructure projects in Queensland's history.
The civil engineering design contract for the $2.6 billion Sydney Gateway Motorway project has been awarded to a joint venture.
Engineers can now use the newest version of Transoft Solutions’ specialised roundabout software TORUS 6.0 to analyse and design non-circular roundabouts as well as generate 3D roundabout designs at the click of a button.
A new academic forum aims to establish standards for BIM-related curricula for Australian universities in a bid to bridge the gap between graduate BIM education and evolving industry requirements.
According to a new report from Hays Engineering, engineers require environmentally sustainable design knowledge, expertise in technology such as GPS positioning and drones, and a willingness to continuously ask questions to remain employable.