Painting Industry News

How to make Colliecrete

Building and Construction - Thu, 09/16/2021 - 14:17
Colliecrete is a new geopolymer concrete that incorporates more recycled products and produces less emissions.

Glenn Murcutt wins 2021 Praemium Imperiale for architecture

Architecture AU - Thu, 09/16/2021 - 12:58
Glenn Murcutt has become the first Australian to be named a Praemium Imperiale Laureate of architecture by the Japan Art Association.

Studio Nine Architects designs wall cladding series

Architecture AU - Thu, 09/16/2021 - 10:00
Adelaide practice Studio Nine Architects and steel manufacturer Revolution Roofing have released a new wall cladding series.

After a renovation gone wrong, Adrian and Gillian's house had defects so serious they couldn't live in it

Building and Construction - Thu, 09/16/2021 - 05:56
Adriane and Gillian Creamer say they have been through hell trying to get their home renovation back on track. But the damage done by one builder has pushed them over the edge. Now they want action. 

Design unveiled for WA 'station in a park'

Architecture AU - Tue, 09/14/2021 - 14:59
The WA government has unveiled the design of a second station along the proposed Morley-Ellenbrook Line in the Perth’s north-east.

Australia's largest build-to-rent development approved

Architecture AU - Tue, 09/14/2021 - 14:52
A $500 million project designed by Fender Katsalidis, billed as "the largest build-to-rent development ever to receive a permit in Australia" will include 382 build-to-rent apartments.

South Australian town's riverfront set for transformation

Architecture AU - Tue, 09/14/2021 - 14:33
A South Australian council has endorsed concept designs for a $34 million transform the town's riverfront.

The big potential of small projects

Architecture AU - Tue, 09/14/2021 - 14:27
An upcoming virtual symposium celebrates the architectural projects and process that leverage limitations of size, budget, material, country or community.

AHEC presents Discovered – A showcase of furniture, objects and sculptural works

Architecture AU - Tue, 09/14/2021 - 11:47
Bringing together 20 emerging designers, Discovered presents a showcase of furniture, objects and sculptural works in wood.

Construction union pushes back on compulsory COVID vaccines

Building and Construction - Tue, 09/14/2021 - 08:30
The Victorian government is considering mandating vaccinations for construction workers as building sites become hotspots.

Victorian Government cracks down on COVID-19 construction compliance

Building and Construction - Tue, 09/14/2021 - 08:15
As case numbers continue to rise in Victoria, a major source of transmission has been linked to construction sites, prompting a vaccination and compliance crackdown on the industry. Over the next week, 20,000 Pfizer appointments will be reserved for construction workers and authorised officers will ramp up enforcement checks at building sites.

Introducing Elastomeric Sealants: King of All Caulks

Todays Homeowner - Tue, 09/14/2021 - 04:55

Elastomeric sealants are extremely durable, strong and easy to apply. Never heard of them? No worries! Here's a crash course.

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French architect appointed Penelope Visiting Professor of Architectural History

Architecture AU - Mon, 09/13/2021 - 14:58
Jean-Louis Cohen will lead a two-year program of research and public events at the University of Sydney.

‘Biophilic’ hotel complex proposed for Darwin

Architecture AU - Mon, 09/13/2021 - 14:51
A proposed hotel and villa complex in Darwin has sparked concerns about potential encroachment on local Indigenous sacred sites and the overdevelopment of the city’s foreshore.

'Deliberately quiet' addition to Pyrmont Community Centre

Architecture AU - Mon, 09/13/2021 - 12:55
Pyrmont Community Centre

Victorian Treasurer puts the construction industry on notice

Building and Construction - Mon, 09/13/2021 - 12:37
Victorian Treasurer Tim Pallas has put the construction industry on notice as COVID-19 cases spread in Melbourne.

Technology bringing sunshine to Sydney's gloomy streets

Building and Construction - Mon, 09/13/2021 - 05:48
As city buildings get taller, the challenge for architects is to avoid creating uninviting sunless spaces in between. One solution is being unveiled in the inner-west suburb of Rhodes.

Hiring the next generation of architects

Architecture AU - Fri, 09/10/2021 - 14:28
Graphisoft has launched a global recruitment survey as part of a research project aimed at helping firms find great talent.

The Artex kitchen from Poliform: A fine romance

Architecture AU - Fri, 09/10/2021 - 14:24
Tucked behind a traditional facade in leafy Vaucluse sits a contemporary family home featuring a custom Poliform kitchen.

Vola expands its commercial offering with the new RS11 hand sanitizer and soap dispenser

Architecture AU - Fri, 09/10/2021 - 13:55
Vola has just launched the RS11 hands-free sanitizer and soap dispenser for commercial spaces.