News bulletin 23:
News bulletin 23: 18 Jun 2019


The MLC Centre in Sydney CBD will undergo a $170 million redevelopment to include a new four-level podium at the base of the existing tower, built in 1977. The 67 storey building was for a time the tallest concrete office building outside of North America.

Please be aware that the 2019 National Construction Code (NCC) was adopted in all states and territories on 1 May 2019.

Residents were evacuated from a high-rise apartment complex in Sydney following the discovery of cracks by engineers last Friday.

The Women in Industry Awards recipients have been announced and include a site engineer from Fulton Hogan and a process engineer and a senior consultant from Stantec.

The ACT Government is investing in more inspectors to visit building sites and additional resources to administer tougher licencing requirements and better education and engagement for the community and industry.

The new Infrastructure Australia Chief Executive, Romilly Madew, discusses the key challenges in the infrastructure sector, technologies and innovations that will have an impact, the 2019 infrastructure audit, and what she hopes to achieve during her tenure.

The American Shotcrete Association has revealed the winners of its 2018 Outstanding Shotcrete Project Awards that feature dams, theatres, skate parks, bridges and tunnels.