Founding principal of Molino Stewart consulting, Steven Molino, tells Jobsite that understanding the risks of flooding at the early project stages is essential. It might appear we are having more floods more often considering the number of times both … about Is Your Project Site Prepared for Flooding?
Managing workplace health and safety risks is fundamental in construction, still many other kinds of risks can compromise projects, profits, and reputations. They don’t always receive as much attention because they don’t always seem as … about How a Successful Risk Management Approach Can Save you Time and Money
Back in 2015, the NSW government put out a report entitled School Assets and Student Outcomes, which contained its findings into vertical schools. It identified the need for vertical schools to tackle urban overcrowding and … about Vertical Schools Reaching New Heights
Australia’s CRC for Construction Innovation in its 2008 research paper, Causal Modelling of Construction Disputes, highlighted the findings of a 2006 study that found cost and schedule are the “two most significant contributing factors to … about The Most Common Causes of Construction Disputes – And How to Deal With Them
As the construction industry makes moves towards more sustainable and environmentally friendly building practices, it’s exploring new, better replacements of traditional building materials. Yes, even plastics.
It is not just tougher policy that can tackle the risks of non-conforming building products and non-compliant product use. Everyone’s got a role to play.
The most advanced approaches to insulation might not even be about choosing a specific type of batt or foam. According to Jesse Clarke, building science manager for Pro Clima Australia, it is best to consider … about The Newest Insulation Trend Might Not Be What You Think
Today, there are multiple electronic forms of documentation. However, without proper correspondence management systems, paperwork can still be hard to find, according to Robert Hudman, director of digital construction strategy consultancy Knight Solutions.
No building is complete without a façade, which makes the procurement process crucial in terms of project delivery timeframes. As COVID-19 disrupts supply chains for offshore products, we asked some experts whether using all-Australian made … about How Using Australian-Made Façade Products Can Help Reduce Supply Chain Disruptions
When you consider the scale of Prime Build’s present-day building projects, it is ironic that its early success hinged on just one lock. One small lock, on one site door, that changed the course of … about The Devil Is In The Detail