New standards help keep Australia’s buildings standing come fire or flood
February 18, 2019 | Create News
Engineers Australia commitment to improved building standards and codes is more vital than...


Queensland engineering body welcomes NSW reforms
February 13, 2019 | Industry Queensland
The Board of Professional Engineers of Queensland has welcomed New South Wales Government ...


Institute praises NSW government for major shake-up of building safety laws
February 13, 2019 | ArchitectureAU
The Australian Institute of Architects has praised the NSW government for its announcement...


Premier denies SunWater ignored calls to release water from Ross River Dam earlier
February 12, 2019 | The Courier-Mail (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
PREMIER Annastacia Palaszczuk has denied state-owned dam operator SunWater ignored a reque...


Dam operator kept floodgates shut, insisting on formal Townsville order
February 12, 2019 | The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Townsville City Council withdrew an instruction to pre-emptively release more floodwater f...


This lopsided lurch towards better buildings: do we have progress or slowgress? 
February 11, 2019 | The Fifth Estate
NSW, we think, is the standout on taking action on dodgy building, but for the rest of the...


Unlocking mining’s future talent
February 11, 2019 | Mining Australia
Employment strength and employee wellbeing can be useful indicators of the overall health ...


Biggest Overhaul of Building Laws in NSW Following Opal
February 11, 2019 | TheUrbanDeveloper.com
Plans to overhaul the New South Wales building and construction sector are underway with n...


Biggest overhaul of building laws in NSW history
February 11, 2019 | Mirage News
New home owners in NSW will be better protected after the NSW Government announced strong ...


Better building with new International Standards for BIM
February 10, 2019 | Australian Engineering OnLine
The global construction industry is booming, bringing with it global construction projects...


Melbourne cladding fire highlights the need for national registration of engineers
February 08, 2019 | Create News
This week’s high-rise apartment blaze in Melbourne displaced residents and added momentum ...


Engineers licence touted in building industry reforms
February 08, 2019 | The Daily Telegraph (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
NSW Planning Minister Anthony Roberts has voiced his support for licensing engineers and c...


Solar farm director to deliver progress update
February 07, 2019 | Industry Queensland
The company behind a $400 million solar farm near Gladstone will unveil the latest informa...


Construction slump intensifies as home building hit by the sharpest decline since 2012
February 07, 2019 | ABC News
The slump across the construction industry has become more deeply entrenched, with activit...


Apartment construction continues to crumble
February 07, 2019 | The Australian (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The construction downturn eased marginally in January but remained in negative territory, ...


Beyond Opal: a 10-point plan to fix the residential building industry
February 06, 2019 | Architecture And Design
The failure of the Opal Tower building in Sydney has highlighted the poor quality of specu...


Who’s really to blame for too many unwanted graduates?
February 06, 2019 | The Sydney Morning Herald (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
Why do thousands of young Australians enrol in the wrong university degree each year and o...


Talent search widens to counter shortage of engineers
February 06, 2019 | Financial Review (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
The demand for engineers across Australia continues to climb even as graduate numbers slow...


President’s editorial: A future and people-focused AusIMM
February 05, 2019 | AusIMM Bulletin
AusIMM has been an important part of my life for almost 30 years and I am very honoured to...


CEO’s editorial: Capitalising on our strengths and delivering value
February 05, 2019 | AusIMM Bulletin
2019 is off to a strong start following on from our 125-year anniversary celebrations. As ...