Dame Judith Hackitt speaks at RMIT
Removing banned cladding materials from Melbourne buildings is needed to reassure residents and rebuild public confidence, global building regulation and fire safety expert says.
Australia is still building 4 in every 5 new houses to no more than the minimum energy standard
Many new houses in Australia fall short of what is optimal in terms of environment, economic, and social outcomes, and are well below minimum standards set by many other countries, according to expert research.
Building urban climate resilience in the Solomon Islands
The informal settlements of Honiara are home to almost half the city’s population. The complex challenges of these vulnerable urban communities call for tailored, multi-faceted solutions.
Bringing construction to life
RMIT students are getting a sneak peek inside one of Melbourne’s most transformative construction projects, thanks to the magic of virtual reality.