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Population and Residential Building Hotspots Revealed

The hottest housing markets in Australia have been revealed by a report by The Housing Industry Association. In the 2013-2014 The ACT – south west was the hottest residential construction market in Australia. Activity in Western Australia was particularly high

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These Are The Top Performing Construction States

A recent post on Sourceable.net revealed some surprising statistics in terms of the performance of varioous state’s construction sectors. According to the article which quoted a new report, Tasmania, due to a good pipeline of projects, has projected itself to

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State’s Leading Australia’s Construction Activity

According to the latest Construction Monitor Report, Tasmania is at the top of list of economic performance of the civil and commercial building sector. The runner up states are Victoria, the Northern Territory and New South Wales. A post on Sourceable.net

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Unexpected Rise in WA Construction Boosts Industry

A number of massive resources construction projects in Western Australia have given the construction sector an unexpected boost, but it was somewhat balanced out by a slight decline in home building. According to a post on News.com.au the amount of

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World’s Top 10 Construction Firms

Do you want to work for one of the world’s top construction firms? Here’s a list to help you make your choice… 10. Laing O’Rourke 9. Royal BAM Group 8. Kiewit 7. Bouygues Construction 6. Balfour Beatty 5. Skanska 4.

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Bright Future for New Zealand Construction

According to a recent report, the construction boom in New Zealand, largely being fuelled by the high demand for housing in Auckland, is likely to continue for the next 6 years. The New Zealand construction industry’s growth is expected to

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World’s Deadliest Construction Sites

Advancements in technology in the construction sector don’t always correspond with advancements in safety, as the recent Qatar World Cup construction proves. In fact it has been estimated that by the time the stadiums and structures for the Qatar World

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NSW Nation’s Top Construction Market – HIA

The Housing Industry Association (HIA) has released its bi-annual report, this time revealing that NSW is the country’s top construction market. According to the report NSW is the state with the top performing residential construction market. The HIA report supports

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Construction Declines in June, But Outlook Still Promising

According to The Australian Industry Group/Housing Industry Association Performance of Construction Index, construction activity declined in June, mainly due to a fall in mining related projects which overshadowed the boom in the housing sector. The latest figures indicate contraction in

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ACIF says NSW Construction Soaring

Australian Construction Industry Forum (ACIF) plans on releasing the next forecast for NSW on 20 July 2015, but the outlook is positive. Building and construction in NSW is apparently soaring across all sectors (residential, non-residential and engineering construction), according to

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