Industry Opportunities: December Tenders

We know that civil is about more than being polite. It’s what builds and creates the infrastructure of the future. At Pronamics we believe in planning for the future, so we like to look ahead at all the civil works coming up in Australia and New Zealand, the latest of which are listed here. Want […]

Industry Feature: Austral

Big ships and big ports require big work from Austral. The Webb Dock Port Capacity Project required enormous cranes and steel pilings to upgrade and expand this part of the Port of Melbourne. This impressive scale can be clearly seen in Austral Construction’s video on their 2016 project. Austral is an industry leader in civil, […]

Industry Feature: Moits

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Moits knows how to dig deep. When Moits helped to build the NewLife Serviced Apartments in the salubrious suburb of Bondi Junction, the foundations needed to be deep, but the block was confined. The answer? A long-reach arm attachment excavating from a suspended platform, the footage of which can be seen in this cool video. […]

Industry Feature: Bielby

Australia’s longest bridge – brought to you by Bielby. The Houghton Highway is close to the hearts of many Pronamics employees, as a number of staff use it to commute, or visit Redcliffe on the weekends. Bielby managed the demolition of the old Hornibrook Bridge, as well as the design and construction of the Integrated […]

Industry Experts look at Why Construction Projects Fail

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Recently iSeekPlant wrote an article on 5 Reasons Construction Projects Fail They list: Underestimating the project Scope creep Issues with Productivity Failure to adequately plan for contingencies Communication Breakdowns We immediately saw how using Expert Estimation and Expert Project would help avoid these issues. For Issue No. 1 they talk about discipline, checking numbers and […]

Industry Feature: Civilex

No problem is too hot to handle for Civilex. Civilex builds everything from roads to sports fields, but it is projects like the Coolaroo Contaminated Glass Clean-up that sets them apart for safety and environmental expertise. The clean-up required careful work, as stockpiled glass reached over 100 degrees Celsius on the surface and up to […]