Developments within the transport industry have recently caused some operators to question existing job descriptions, and how employees will adapt to changing technology and the inevitable shift to automation. But what does that mean for business now, and who are the people who can help ease the introduction of new technologies along the way?Read More
‘They don’t make them like they use to’ is a common sentiment among many these days, and with more pre-fabricated construction sites appearing throughout our metropolitan areas, this notion is more prevalent than ever. But what if we had the chance to breathe new life into some of the iconic sites around Australia and bring them into 2017 - and beyond?Read More
Are we doing enough to support an ageing population? Part 1 of 2Read More
We’ve reached a tipping point in the world of security technologies. Our industry is on the cusp of a great leap forward. Closed circuit television (CCTV) analytics is only one of the many technologies that provides us with enormous potential to broaden the scope for the use of CCTV that’s far beyond its traditional role as a security device.Read More
It’s a truism, but people need more than a roof over their heads. They need jobs, schools, healthcare, shops, exercise and social interaction. In short, people need communities. Weak communities are dependent communities, but strong ones make significant social and economic contributions. ‘Creating strong communities’ might sound like a great marketing line, but it is also a vital part of our economic future — and by extension, the future of the building industry.Read More
The promise was threefold: increase housing supply, provide a greater range of housing options, and to offer more affordable housing packages.. three years on, has the package delivered?Read More
I wish I could predict house prices as well as I could predict fights about who pays for Infrastructure
Twelve months ago I thought we would see the emergence of Value Capture from the shadows of infrastructure funding models, based on a “lively” conversation I had with Malcolm and Barnaby when they visited central Queensland in April 2016. Nowadays you can’t pick up a paper without getting a lesson on beneficiary pays versus user pays.Read More
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