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Construction Economy

Banyan Constructions Collapses

Canberra Builder, Banyan Construction has collapsed with $21 million in debt.

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Construction Economy Recession

Construction Work Collapses

Australian construction work collapsed, continuing its sixth quarter of decline.

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Construction

Vystal Construction Goes Under

A Queensland Builder has gone bust owing creditors over $4 million dollars.

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Construction

Building Approvals Rise

While building approvals were up in December they are down over 19% year on year.

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Construction Economy

Building Approvals Plunge

Building approvals have plunged by over 8% on a seasonally adjusted basis. Not a confident sign for the economy.

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Construction Economy

Dodgy Builder Still Operating

Builder licensing isn’t stopping dodgy operators.

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Construction

Student Accommodation Cladding Fire

#Cladding #Fire #HeiseSays Student accommodation at The Cube on Bradshawgate in Manchester suffered from a raging cladding fire. References 40 fire crews tackle flames ‘crawling up cladding’ at student flats http://mgoboard.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/NCC2016-BCA-Guide.pdf

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Construction

Calls for an Independent Building Commission

#Construction #BuildingCommission #HeiseSays Calls are being made for an Independent Building Commission to address the construction issues in NSW. References NSW parliamentary committee report calls for independent building commission to fix construction industry https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-11-13/nsw-report-calls-for-independent-building-commission/11700732?section=business

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Construction Economy

Dwelling Approvals Down 21%

#Construction #Property #HeiseSays Dwelling approvals have dropped over 21% when compared to this time last year. References

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Construction

Hard Rock Hotel Collapse

#Construction #Collapse #HeiseSays The Hard Rock Hotel in New Orleans. References Cranes exploded, city hopes to finally retrieve two bodies stuck in Hard Rock Hotel ruins https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/10/20/new-orleans-officials-prepare-blow-up-two-giant-cranes-site-deadly-hard-rock-hotel-collapse