Wednesday, 10 April 2013
Another NSW building company has gone into administration, highlighting the fragile state of the industry in the state.
Wednesday, 06 March 2013
The collapse of a modular home builder has highlighted the precarious plight of the construction industry, especially in low-growth states like Tasmania.
Wednesday, 27 February 2013
An administrators' report indicates timber group Gunns may have been trading while insolvent.
Monday, 25 February 2013
Substantial wage increases for apprentices would be an added impost for struggling building companies, industry groups say.
Thursday, 21 February 2013
ASIC insolvency figures show a construction industry in the grip of a major crunch.
Friday, 08 February 2013
The withdrawal of major developer Mirvac from big residential developments in two states is another blow to weak building industry confidence.
Thursday, 07 February 2013
The ailing construction sector continues to be battered by low building approval rates and a stagnant building market.
Wednesday, 30 January 2013
Steel fabrication has been hit by factors such as weak domestic demand and cost concerns, according to industry analysts.
Friday, 11 January 2013
Conditions are still looking bleak for the construction industry, despite a slight correction to housing approval figures.