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New Australian appointees for MWH Global’s transport business

25 July, 2013

MWH Global has announced two new appointments to its Australian transport business. Stephen Moore has been appointed transportation leader, Government and Infrastructure for New South Wales and Victoria; and Alex Iljin is business manager for infrastructure planning.

BuildBITS app and online market for unwanted building materials

16 July, 2013

The BuildBITS app and online market allows tradespeople, renovators, home owners and businesses to sell excess building products that would typically be thrown in skip bins and contribute to landfill.

Proposal for a National Infrastructure Plan

05 July, 2013

Infrastructure Australia has released its National Infrastructure Plan, the organisation’s latest report to the Council of Australian Governments (COAG).

Master plan to assess energy efficiency across Sydney

03 July, 2013

The City of Sydney has contracted energy experts pitt&sherry and Exergy Australia to calculate how many greenhouse gas emissions could be saved through city-wide energy efficiency measures in buildings.

Survey says businesses back climate action

01 July, 2013

A national survey report, released today, reveals that a large majority of businesses support a national reduction in carbon emissions, preferably through an emissions trading scheme.

ANZ signs lease agreement for Pembroke’s new 20 Martin Place

27 June, 2013

Pembroke Real Estate has announced the signing of a lease agreement with Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) to retain its retail presence at the new 20 Martin Place.

High-speed rail profits underestimated by $190 billion, reveals BZE

26 June, 2013

Researchers at independent think tank Beyond Zero Emissions (BZE) have found that the government has underestimated the profits of its Melbourne-Brisbane high-speed rail (HSR) plan by $190 billion - enough to repay the capital cost of the network.

White paper to build Australia’s resilience to natural disasters

21 June, 2013

The Australian Business Roundtable for Disaster Resilience & Safer Communities has released a white paper that details a sustainable and comprehensive approach to managing natural disasters.

What makes a liveable city?

03 June, 2013 by Lauren Davis

As part of its research into liveable cities, strategic consulting and engineering firm MWH Global commissioned a study to examine what Australians want from the cities they live in now and into the future.

Air change effectiveness contributes to Green Star

03 June, 2013

NDY sustainability consultant Kemal Gungor* (PhD) examines the factors affecting air change effectiveness and outlines solutions to assist in achieving compliance with Green Star requirements.

Schneider Electric welcomes its class of 2013 graduates

22 May, 2013

Schneider Electric today announced that 12 engineering graduates from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane are preparing themselves to take part in the company’s Energy Generation Graduate Programme Assessment Days, beginning in Sydney and Melbourne during May.

Start of a national conversation about a sustainable Australia

09 May, 2013

A new report, released today by the National Sustainability Council, marks the start of a national conversation about sustainability, says the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA).

MWH Global finalises acquisition of Outback Ecology

06 May, 2013

MWH Global, a strategic consulting, technical engineering and construction services firm for the wet infrastructure sector, has finalised its acquisition of Outback Ecology, an Australian environmental consultancy associated with the natural resources and mining industry.

A new deal for urban infrastructure

03 May, 2013

A new coalition of built environment groups, which includes the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA), wants a ‘new deal’ for Australian cities.

SLR provides sustainability advice to Port of Melbourne Corporation

29 April, 2013

International environmental firm SLR Consulting has been appointed by Port of Melbourne Corporation (PoMC) in Australia to provide expert advice as part of the port’s three-year sustainability program.

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