2017 City Switch Awards

CitySwitch winners lead national change

Sustainability means being a warrior standing up for a better future, according to CitySwitch national program manager Esther Bailey, speaking at this week’s National CitySwitch Awards in Sydney.

Charge up for All-Energy Australia 2017

All-Energy Australia is back for its ninth year, with more than 120 speakers, more than 120 domestic and international exhibitors, and the launch of new program streams, making the event one of the world’s most significant platforms for the clean and renewable energy industry.

Designing the hospitals of tomorrow means new masterplan thinking

Hospital design and planning processes are going through a major revolution led by the many technological advances and the digitalisation of the Healthcare industry, according to WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff…

How the rating tools for infrastructure stack up

Institutional investors should look for robust reporting of environmental, social and governance performance when considering investing in infrastructure, according to a new discussion paper released by WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff.

Prefab and timber: the great green convergence

The market’s growing appetite for lightweight and massive timber building systems is creating a solid pathway to achieving more sustainable buildings.

How wood is good for creating healthier buildings

According to a growing swathe of research, timber used as a material for interiors and furnishings can enhance human wellbeing and contribute to improved indoor environment quality, from maintaining a…

Infrastructure conference signals a new era for ISCA

Silos are starting to dissolve in the infrastructure sector and whole-of-life thinking is going mainstream, according to chief executive of the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia, Antony Sprigg, ahead of…