Thursday 30th Mar, 2017

2016 Earthmover & Civil Contractor Awards: Finalists Announced!

The 2016 Earthmover Awards are on again, being held on Thursday September 15 at Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney. As…
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Merry Christmas from EMCC

The Thursday, December 17 newswire will be the last from Earthmover & Civil Contractor in 2015. We would like to wish readers…
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Civil Mining and Construction MD Peter Kendall (right) on one of his many trips to the stage, with CCF National President Tony Baulderstone

Gala Award Night Winners

Judging by the positive feedback, attendees at the Gala Awards Dinner that concluded the formalities of the CCF National Conference…
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Tony Baulderstone

CCF National Conference Underway

Hundreds of civil contractors, suppliers and exhibitors have gathered in Melbourne for the annual CCF National Conference & Exhibition, which…
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Australia needs to do more to arrest the decline in apprenticeships

Comment: The latest apprenticeship figures, released by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER) in September, show a decline…
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Work begins on Melbourne’s biggest tram stop

A new tram stop near the Melbourne Cricket Ground will be the city’s biggest, Victorian transport minister Jacinta Allan has…
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Big risks in outsourcing engineering?

Australia is seeing major temptation in outsourcing engineering services to low labour cost countries. But the head of local engineering…
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Woolgoolga to Ballina upgrade

First of 40 new bridges underway on Woolgoolga to Ballina upgrade

Major works have commenced at Halfway Creek, part of the 155 kilometre Woolgoolga to Ballina upgrade on the Pacific Highway….
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Alice Tunnel Borer

Meeting Alice – the 10th largest tunnel boring machine ever built

The Waterview Connection project is New Zealand’s largest infrastructure project, currently under construction and due for completion in early 2017….
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