Industry News

Fire-rated materials that are better for you and the environment

Fire rated building materials are vital in preventing the spread of fire throughout a building, ensuring the safety of building occupants.

DesignBUILD launches new interior offering

Jan 30, 2015 DesignBUILD News

The DesignBUILD team are excited to announce a new addition to the show floor in 2015 that will feature a collective of authentic, design-led products and manufacturers, DesignBUILD Interiors.

Decorative Doors & Joinery launches new brand

Deco-Print is a new Company that has been setup alongside it’s sister company Decorative Doors and Joinery.

Construction Quality Guide for better results, better products

The Australian construction industry has developed a landmark guide to construction product quality, to address growing industry concern over product failures, and the attendant risks to workers and occupiers safety.

Sandwich panels for a superior outcome

Insulated precast concrete sandwich panels have been around for years, but it is only in the past decade with people more conscious about sustainability, that the product has really taken off.

Landscape Breaks Ground at DesignBUILD 2015

Nov 25, 2014 DesignBUILD News

DesignBUILD 2015 is excited to announce a new landscape area in partnership with the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA) to demonstrate the strong fusion of nature and the built environment.

Hard to get the earned cash: Do we need uniform security of payment laws?

Nov 24, 2014 Policy & Trends

After all the hard work of setting up your business, finding the clients and doing the job, it’s tough to have to chase the money that should make it all worth while.

The wide world of green building and certification schemes

Nov 24, 2014 Sustainability

In a world full of different green building ratings schemes and ecolabels, it can be a challenge to understand how they all interact and relate to each other.

Unlock strategies to success with Builders Bootcamp: 6th & 7th November

Over two power packed days, unlock strategies to success in business including how to convert more sales and gain the confidence to charge what you’re really worth at Builders Bootcamp.

Melbourne Architecture Annual – Festival on Now

Oct 27, 2014 Architecture

Melbourne Architecture Annual (MA|A) is a week-long festival that engages with the public to create an open discussion about architecture, city building and sustainable communities.