Sekisui House Australia

Sekisui House is Japan’s largest home builder and new community developer. Since its inception in 1960, the firm – 22,000 employees strong – has built over two million homes and has earned an impressive array of awards for innovation, quality, and sustainability.

Sekisui House Australia

S J Higgins Group

There is still work around as long as you know what you are looking for – that seems to be the simple message from one very well-established construction company, the S J Higgins Group. Founded in 1981 by Stephen Higgins, Ewen McPherson and Bruce Turnbull, the Group has evolved with the market and diversified into various construction sectors to ensure company growth continues to this day.

S J Higgins Group

Underwater Construction Projects

Today’s architects and construction crews are taking their cues from the pages of science fiction. A number of new and exciting projects are taking place beneath the waterline to push the limits of what we once thought possible. From small, scientific endeavours to extraordinary underwater luxury resorts, fantasy has become reality. Jules Verne would be impressed.

Underwater Construction Projects

Building Smarter Cities

With each new technological advancement in the construction industry comes an increased pressure for developers to build toward a “smart” design. Whether this means a complete grid-integrated solution for an entire community or even city, or merely a conscientious approach to building management and design, electric grid-powered cars, intuitive lighting systems and interactive desire-driven home interfaces are quickly becoming the norm…

Building Smarter Cities

Home Automation

Call it ‘domotics,’ and you are likely to receive a blank stare, but refer to it as ‘smart home’ or ‘home automation,’ and you will get a nod of acknowledgement. For the past few years, consumers have heard the word ‘smart’ attached to countless products and services, from food and drink to snacks like popcorn and mobile phones, which no one seems to refer to as a ‘cellphone’ anymore. Yet what, exactly, constitutes ‘smart’?

July 14, 2020, 12:16 AM AEST