Breaking News News

ARC Smart Card

In the coming months the ARC (Australian Refrigeration Council) are planning to introduce “smart card” technology for the licence cards provided to licensed technicians. The new ‘smart card’ technology would be used in conjunction with a free phone App. The smart card will not only identify technicians as being licensed, it will also enable improved […]

General

Aurecon acquires digital agency Studio Magnified

In a move that will diversify its digital engineering and advisory offering and continue to drive its own digital transformation, global engineering and infrastructure advisors Aurecon announced it is acquiring market leading digital agency Studio Magnified (formerly Squint Opera Australia). The team of 25 digital designers and creative strategists renowned for their work in infrastructure […]

News

The City of Melbourne receives the 6 Star Green Star – Communities accreditation

The City of Melbourne has become the first Australian local government to receive the 6 Star Green Star – Communities accreditation for its visionary Queen Victoria Market Precinct Renewal program. Acting Lord Mayor Arron Wood said the Green Building Council of Australia awarded its highest rating following an assessment of the renewal master plan against […]

General

Project Bank Accounts

The first phase of Project Bank Accounts (PBAs) is underway from March 1. Project Bank Accounts (PBAs) are the centre of the Government’s building industry fairness reforms and a key part to help make sure subcontractors are paid in full, on time, every time. This first phase applies to Queensland Government building projects valued at […]