Corella takes top vote

INSTAGRAM proved the platform of power for Corella Construction in taking out the first ever People’s Choice award at the Queensland Housing & Construction Awards.

11 December 2018

Head scratcher project delights judges, leaves builder 'stoked'

FROM a “twisted mess” to the centre-piece of an award-winning development, Whitsunday builder, Leith Mitchell has built a breathtaking beachfront hotel around a rundown Huon pine prawn trawler.

11 December 2018

Tradie Profile: JR Constructions

Jamie Roberts heads up JR Constructions, a carpentry and cabinet making business based in Sarina, Mackay. JR Constructions specialises in kitchens, bathrooms, extensions and maintenance work.

5 December 2018

Tradie Profile: Greg and Jack Walsh, Duchess Constructions

Duchess Constructions is a Mackay-based family company dedicated to quality workmanship at realistic prices. Headed up by Greg Walsh, the company specialists in renovation work to update or modernise the home as well as extensions and home improvement work.

5 December 2018

Changes to testing and tagging on construction sites

AN onsite office, meal room or ancillary building within the boundaries of a construction site is now considered part of the construction site.

5 December 2018

Starting a new employee?

AFTER you’ve found the right person, it’s important to make sure they start on the right track.

5 December 2018

Safe workers awarded

JOHN Holland and Simonds Homes have taken out top gongs at the Safe Work and Return to Work Awards.

5 December 2018

Life members honoured

Members are the lifeblood of Master Builders, having made it everything it is today. Each year, we honour those who have made a significant contribution to not only our association but the building and construction industry more broadly with Life Membership.

4 December 2018

New QBCC financial reporting requirements

The government, in seeking to tackle insolvencies and corporate collapses in the building and construction industry, has announced new reporting requirements for Minimum Financial Requirements (MFR). The changes will take place in a two-staged process.

4 December 2018

Heat stress risk rises with El Nino

WEATHER experts are forecasting a scorcher of a summer for Queensland, meaning your risk of heat stress is on the rise.

4 December 2018

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