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2019 Posts

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Empowering Tradies for Climate Change Action

How can we empower tradies in the building industry to support action on climate change?

Author: Daniel Wurm
28 Oct 2019
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Changes to the Construction Industry Training Package

Resources for Diploma of Building and Construction, CPC40119 Certificate IV in Building and Construction,

Author: Daniel Wurm
02 Sep 2019
Construction waste


How to Stop 20 Million Tonnes of Construction Waste

We create 20m tons of construction industry waste each year. Here’s how to stop it going to landfill

Author: RMIT University
01 Sep 2019
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Copyright and Residential Housing Design

If you alter the design or only use parts of it, are you breaching copyright? Yes. Derivative works are still covered by copyright.

Author: Ronny Matzat
08 Jul 2019


Trajectory for Low Energy Existing Homes

The Trajectory for Low Energy Existing Homes will explore policy and practical opportunities to increase the energy efficiency of existing Australian homes.

Author: Sabina Douglas-Hill
08 Jul 2019