Painting Industry News
Lawyers say Darwin residents who purchased units in nine buildings found to be in breach of the National Construction Code will face an uphill battle for compensation.
Opening the office to the city: PLH Arkitekter’s Paulette Christophersen on the future of workplace design
An NT Government department concluded that nine buildings, all designed and certified by one engineer, did not meet the National Construction Code. But it took another 15 months to notify owners and buyers, who may now have to fork out $1.5 million to rectify the problems.
The lawyer for a man awarded a landmark $3 million payout from asbestos maker James Hardie has warned that the rise in popularity of home renovation TV shows could be putting more lives at risk.
It is not that the construction industry has hit the brakes, it has been in reverse for almost a year and it appears to be getting even worse.