Top Trends in Outsourcing Engineering Services
6 February 2020
The structural engineering field is competitive today, and this is in part thanks to the rapid growth of the construction industry. Therefore, engineering service providers have resorted to outsourcing certain services to remain competitive, and the approach has worked well. Most importantly, clients are continually looking for engineering firms that offer quality services at competitive rates. Structural engineering firms need to explore emerging trends in outsourcing. This article highlights notable trends in the outsourcing of engineering services.
Green Light to Build: Steps to Follow When Getting a Building Permit
5 February 2020
When constructing a new house or making some home improvements, you need a permit to show you have met all the structural, health and safety requirements. Constructing a building – whether residential or commercial — without a building permit is illegal in Australia, and it attracts hefty fines and losses. A building permit is a critical even when constructing additions such as carports, fences, garage, pergolas, verandas, retaining walls or decks — just to mention a few.