News bulletin 11:
News bulletin 11: 26 Mar 2019


A new cement plant is being constructed as part of the expansion of one of Victoria's largest gold mines.

A team of female engineers at Lendlease and Jacobs has designed and is leading the delivery of the new four-lane Underwood Road bridge south of Brisbane in a live traffic environment. The overpass will involve installation of four spans of deck using 52 precast concrete girders.

Beca's two-year Graduate Development Programme is open until 18 April 2019 where you can become a graduate or a summer intern. In other news, the company has appointed an engineer as the new leader of its Transport & Infrastructure business in Victoria.

A registration scheme that would cover all engineers in NSW would maximise community safety, Engineers Australia has said in response to the recommendation in the Opal Tower report that a register be established.

"Rough luxury" is becoming popular, with concrete increasingly the choice of minimalist home builders here and internationally.

Construction of the $3.6 billion Queens Wharf project in Brisbane is continuing with a sewer being installed using a TBM that will link up to the existing sewer in the city's CBD.
 

Image: Queens Wharf project.