> Roof Drainage Design requirements
Stoddart Group, in conjunction with suppliers, are looking at alternative installation options for builders. Read more
> Solar Solutions
Stoddart Group introduces solar energy systems in South East Queensland. Available now is an installed 1.44Kw solar energy system.
This system is eligible for the governments renewable energy scheme.
Building Code Australia
The Australian Building Codes Board is responsible for setting minimal regulatory standards in design and construction practise in Australia. The Board was developed through inter governmental agreeement and creates a consistent standard across Australia.
You can purchase your copy of the BCA online via their website.
To help the design and product selection the BCA, in conjunction with the Bureau of Meteorology has developed climate maps to be read with the BCA publication.
The winners for each category are announced at a luncheon towards the end of each year. View the latest winners here
HIA Green Awards
The building industry has been mindful of its impact on the environment. For the last ten years the HIA have conducted the HIA Green awards to recognise innovation in building techniques.
Check out the latest innovators here
Master builder Awards
The Masterbuilder association recognises the broad construction industry. The prestigious awards demonstrates the best in commercial, retail and residential.
See the select winners here
EXPOS & CONFERENCES
The Melbourne Exhibition Centre is the venue for the next HIA Conference. There are great speakers, fun events and exhibitors showcasing the best in building, renovation and interior design. Book your calendar for the 4th - 7th of April 2013. see more
Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre is the venue for 2013 Designbuild, which showcases the building industry from design to construction. Dates are from the 8th - 10th May 2013. see more
Keep up to date with the latest in Safety innovation at the next Safety show. Held in Sydney (3rd - 5th Sept 2013) you can experience masses of ways to keep yourself and colleague safe on-site. see more
The Office of the Renewable Energy Regulator is a statutory authority established to oversee the implementation of the Australian Government's mandatory renewable energy target.
The Solar Bonus Scheme (QLD only) pays households and other small customers for the surplus electricity generated from solar energy systems exported to the Queensland electricity grid.