COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL NEWS AND ARTICLES

APA Group welcomes NSW Hydrogen Strategy

  • October 14, 2021
  • FENCiT
Leading Australian energy infrastructure business, APA Group, welcomes the release of the NSW Government’s Hydrogen Strategy. As a leading Australian energy infrastructure provider APA looks forward to working with the...

Female students encouraged to explore trades

  • October 14, 2021
  • FENCiT
With South Australia’s construction industry booming and hungry for additional apprentices, an all-female Try A Trade program is being held at TAFE SA’s Tonsley Campus to give participants the chance...

HomeBuilder sets records in 2020/21

  • October 13, 2021
  • FENCiT
“Today’s (October 13 2021) data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics confirms the size of the HomeBuilder boom, with more detached house commencements than in any previous quarter or year...

Buy Australian Plan will not increase local content

  • October 11, 2021
  • FENCiT
Labor’s Buy Australian Plan proposes to grow small to mid-sized Australian construction businesses through changes to government buying practices to “maximise opportunities for Aussie businesses in major infrastructure projects,” but...

Deal done to get timber off Kangaroo Island

  • October 11, 2021
  • FENCiT
Up to 60,000 tonnes of softwood logs will start to be shipped off Kangaroo Island to support South Australia’s forestry sector and booming housing construction industry, with applications to the...

Construction activity partially recovers in September 2021

  • October 8, 2021
  • FENCiT
The Australian Industry Group/Housing Industry Association Australian Performance of Construction Index (Australian PCI®) improved by 14.9 points to 53.3 in September, indicating a return to modest expansion in activity across...

Federal government acts to alleviate timber crisis

  • September 21, 2021
  • FENCiT
The Prime Minister’s announcement of the Federal Government’s $15 million investment to alleviate the acute timber shortage will safeguard the viability of builder and tradie businesses around the country. “The...

Building more homes for Bendigo

  • September 17, 2021
  • FENCiT
The Victorian Government is delivering the largest ever investment in housing across regional Victoria, ensuring those who need it most have a safe and secure place to call home in...

Building new homes for more Victorians

  • September 14, 2021
  • FENCiT
The Victorian Government is ramping up delivery of the landmark Big Housing Build, with the first allocation of funds to community housing projects that will create thousands of new homes...

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