Building & Construction

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Champion’s Marvelous Marble from Italy to Australia

01-Dec-2017 7:27 AM
Black Marquina mix white veins with abundant elegant structure (Photo: Business Wire) TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Champion Group continues our commitment to “Create a Delicate Living Space” through design and quality, we prese

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Madison Realty Capital Provides $64.0 Million Construction Financing for 200 Kent Avenue Development in Williamsburg, Brooklyn

18-Nov-2017 4:28 PM
Experienced Local Developer Taps MRC for Construction Loan on Grocery-Anchored Mixed-Use Project Located on Full Block Site in One of New York’s Most Exciting Neighborhoods NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Madison Realty Capital (MRC) announced the

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Aspen REIT, Inc. Files for Initial Public Offering; Targets NYSE American Listing

14-Nov-2017 8:31 AM
Company seeks to raise $33.5 million via JOBS Act Reg A+ Offering creates opportunity for Individual investors to own a portion of the iconic St. Regis Aspen Resort St. Regis Aspen Resort - Aspen, Colorado (Photo: Business Wir

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Oil and Gas Industry Leaders Invest in Solidia Technologies’ Sustainable Cement and Concrete Innovations

30-Oct-2017 8:00 AM
Investment will aid in reducing greenhouse gas emissions by bringing technology to market   Solidia Concrete™ pavers (Photo: Business Wire) PISCATAWAY, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Solidia Technologies® announced today that

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Aconex Expands Connected Cost Team to Continue Driving Digital Transformation in Construction

26-Oct-2017 9:55 AM
Industry Veterans Including Garrett Harley, Former Oracle Construction Executive, Join Company SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aconex Limited (ASX: ACX), the #1 platform for digital project delivery, today announced several const

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Aconex Creates the Global Industry Council (GIC) to Drive E&C Innovation and Digitisation Including Leaders From AECOM, Bechtel, Fluor, John Holland and Lendlease

19-Oct-2017 12:02 PM
GIC Members to Discuss Key Findings from Their Report “Digital Technology: The Key to Unlocking Construction’s Potential” at Construction Technology Summit in Melbourne October 25 MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aconex Limited (ASX: ACX

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Bentley Systems Announces Winners of 2017 Be Inspired Awards

17-Oct-2017 10:04 AM
SINGAPORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Year in Infrastructure 2017 Conference – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, has announced the winners of the

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

GPCI 2017: Tokyo, Singapore, Seoul, Hong Kong, Sydney All Rank in Global Top 10

12-Oct-2017 3:41 PM
Beijing and Shanghai achieve strong economic ratings Overall ranking of all 44 cities and function-specific ranking of top 10 cities (Graphic: Business Wire) TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Five major cities in the Asia-Pacific region—Tokyo,

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

California Sports Surfaces Announces New Senior Leadership

23-Sep-2017 2:53 PM
ANDOVER, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The California Sports Surfaces (CSS) brand, as part of ICP Construction (ICP), today announces the appointments of Steve Lock as global vice president; John Graham as leader, strategic accounts and global relation

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Permasteelisa Group to Join Grandland

21-Aug-2017 2:37 PM
Agreement creates global player of unprecedented scale and depth: both companies to benefit from complementary strengths Permasteelisa will operate as separate entity focusing on avant-garde architectures and top end, high-quality projects

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

LIXIL to Sell Permasteelisa to Grandland

21-Aug-2017 1:54 PM
Transaction enables Permasteelisa to join forces with an industry leader in China and benefit from complementary strengths LIXIL further optimizes resources for sustainable growth   TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LIXIL Group Corporation (LIXIL

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Mori Building Launches Construction of Office Tower in Central Jakarta

09-Aug-2017 2:44 PM
— Company’s first premium-grade project in Southeast Asia — Rendering of Jakarta Office Tower (Graphic: Business Wire)   TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mori Building, a leading urban developer, today announced that it has begun construct

CFMEU Construction and General Division

QLD GOVERNMENT – BIG ON ANNOUNCEMENTS, POOR ON DELIVERY

15-Jun-2017 10:25 AM
The CFMEU welcomes the Queensland Government’s announcement that they will contribute billions of dollars towards infrastructure in 2017-2018, however the major weakness is that it provides no assurances or guarantee that Queenslanders will benefit from the spending.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

The International WELL Building Institute™ Announces WELL Portfolio™

01-Jun-2017 8:17 AM
  Streamlined certification pathway for Multiple Existing Buildings will leverage efficiencies, drive performance improvements across portfolios NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) anno

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

Panasonic Brings Japan Quality Living to the ASEAN Region

29-Mar-2017 12:52 PM
Video title (Graphic: Business Wire) OSAKA, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Panasonic Corporation released a video on the housing business in the ASEAN region. It introduces Panasonic’s Japan Quality houses which will solve growing issues in the A

CFMEU Construction and General Division

UNIONS AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS PLAN WEEKEND PROTESTS AT NT LABOR CONFERENCE OVER ASBESTOS AND FAILURE OF NT WORKSAFE

24-Mar-2017 11:42 AM
The CFMEU, other unions and concerned community members will be staging protests at this weekend’s NT Labor Conference at Mantra Pandanas. We will be calling for the Gunner Government to take urgent action over the ever-growing asbestos problem in the Territory and NT WorkSafe’s failure to act on safety.

CFMEU Construction and General Division

GUNNER, WHAT A JOKE!

22-Mar-2017 11:45 AM
The Gunner Government’s “lifeline” for workers, who were abruptly sacked at the Darwin Inpex project last week, is nothing more than an embarrassing joke that will do absolutely nothing to get them back into work according to CFMEU Divisional Branch Secretary Michael Ravbar.

CFMEU Construction and General Division

YOUNG WORKERS EXPOSED TO POTENTIAL ASBESTOS DEATH SENTENCE

17-Mar-2017 4:57 PM
Young workers are being treated like slaves and being exposed to deadly asbestos fibres while gaining practical experience for their All Trades Queensland/Beenleigh PCYC Certificate 1 in Construction, which was part of the Queensland Government’s “Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative”.

CFMEU Construction and General Division

850 WORKERS SENT PACKING AS YET ANOTHER PAY DISPUTE ERUPTS BETWEEN CONTRACTORS ON THE ICHTHYS LNG PLANT

15-Mar-2017 12:44 PM
Early this morning the CFMEU received notice that Laing O’Rourke were immediately relinquishing their tanks project contract at the $34billion Ichthys LNG Plant over a pay dispute between Laing O’Rourke and Kawasaki Heavy Industries.

Business Wire Australia and New Zealand

BuildingIQ Recognised as a Distinguished Partner by the CSIRO

12-Dec-2016 11:05 AM
Recognition celebrates entrepreneurship award for the CSIRO R&D team behind the development of technology commercialised by BuildingIQ   SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--BuildingIQ (ASX:BIQ) today announces that it has been honoured as