The price you pay? Subcontractors are $500 million out of pocket from industry insolvencies across the state of QLD alone!

At least 18 building companies with an annual revenue of more than $30 million are not meeting the minimum financial requirements to operate in Queensland, the state regulator has found. The Queensland Building and Construction Commission has demanded urgent answers from companies that appear to be operating with “inadequate financial assets” — issuing 18 show-cause…

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Kylie Bradley

Name: Kylie Bradley Company: CDM Smith Position: Principal Environmental Scientist   Who inspired you to get where you are today? I’ve been lucky enough to have some people in my life during my career who have inspired me and helped me realise that I have the skills to be able to contribute to this industry.…

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Federal Budget 2019: Affordable Housing

$1.7 billion recommitted for affordable housing but few new measures The federal government has recommitted to previous pledges on affordable housing, setting aside more than $1.7 billion towards state projects in this year’s budget. But despite Treasurer Josh Frydenberg declaring that “affordable housing is a priority for this government”, the budget papers contain limited new…

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Helen Armstrong

Name: Helen Armstrong Company: House of Stars and The Energy Lady Position: Owner and Founder   Who inspired you to get where you are today? I am inspired by the People; Humanity and Nature, Globally. The relationship between the environment and humanity is one of interdependence—each affects the other. As the first female labourer employed…

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