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Industry News

BIM continues to make its mark on Australian building projects

Building information modelling is producing results for projects worldwide. Is Australia up to speed?

Digital twin helps planners navigate Fishermans Bend

A 4D virtual twin of Australia’s largest urban renewal project, Fishermans Bend, is taking BIM to the next level.

Future outlooks for Australia’s construction industry

Predicting how Australia’s construction industry will shape up, based on possible scenarios likely to play out in each state and territory, is fraught with doubt. Here’s an expert’s opinion on the regions that could best withstand the pandemic.

Building a future using Australian-made products

Industry leaders say the fate of manufacturing in the building and construction sector is largely in government hands.

Concerns about non-compliant building products

Jul 2, 2020 Policy & Trends

We delve into the complex role of compliance within a post COVID-19 world, and how weakening standards would affect the industry.

Stay Relevant: How to Handle Rapid Digital Growth

Today’s technological trend is rapidly growing and at an increasing rate. It is transforming the building industry landscape with businesses consistently expanding their architectural and engineering capabilities.

Construction’s road to recovery

The fate of Australia’s building and construction industry appears to be in the balance. Will it end up in the doldrums or become the cornerstone on which Australia’s economic revival is built?

Melbourne Introduces Green Building Tool

May 29, 2020 Sustainability

In a new concept for Australia, the City of Melbourne has introduced the Green Factor tool, which will aid developers in the measurement of the sustainability credentials of their design in an early phase.

Experts discuss urban planning for next generation Australia

Australian experts in planning and architecture are set to discuss how they can not only plan for a big Australia but also planning that caters to the needs of the next generation of Australians.

Product Conformity: Foundation to Improve Industry Accountability

May 7, 2020 Policy & Trends

NATSPEC have worked with various stakeholders to develop the NCPR Conformity Starter Pack. A multi-staged education package assisting both Australian and the global supply chain to meet the conformity requirements of Australian building practitioners.