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IPWEA's fortnightly enewsletter - Archive

             
2018
Issue 59 Sep Weird things happen when automation and humans collide
Issue 58 Sep Our engineering shortage | Australia's largest stormwater project| Failed spray seal investigation
Issue 57 Aug Are Australia's bridges at risk? | AM standard updates | Council CEO churn
Issue 56 Aug The top 5 tech trends (as voted by public works professionals)
Issue 55 July How BIM is shaping infrastructure | Salary cut for engineers | Smart parking
Issue 54 July What problems could smart infrastructure solve for your community?
Issue 53 July  PlasticRoad trial | Lessons from Hobart's floods | Third runway for Melbourne Airport
Issue 52 June Drones in engineering | Microtunnelling for drainage | Third asset management revolution
Issue 51 June  Case study: How a rural council saved a doomed bridge
Issue 50 May Is a tourism tax the answer for cash-strapped councils?
Issue 49 May Recycling crisis analysis | Asset Management Congress announced | Reusing street sweepings
Issue 48 Apr  How your procurement can change lives | Sustainable asphalt tools | World's longest sea bridge
Issue 47 Apr  What asset management issues will we face in the next decade?
Issue 46 Mar Tackling a shortage of skilled engineers | Getting set for the Games | Why do bridges fail?
Issue 45 Mar Future of roads asset management | 8 green infrastructure principles | International Women's Day
Issue 44 Feb  Determining the useful life of assets | There's a shortage of candidates with these engineering skills
Issue 43 Feb  Roboswans monitor water quality | Asset management protects council from litigation | China waste ban bites councils
Issue 42 Jan  Admit it: we need climate proof stadiums | AU and NZ infrastructure not ready for driverless cars
2017
Issue 41 Dec  How drones can save you time and money | 7 biggest asset management maturity mistakes
Issue 40     Nov      The 3 risk analysis mistakes you can't afford to make 
Issue 39 Nov  NZ's earthquake recovery | Asset management partnership | IPWEA welcomes new President
Issue 38     Nov      Call for better LG reporting | Is it time for the zebra crossing to change its stripes? | How's your digital maturity?
Issue 37 Oct  Why kids need risky playgrounds | New energy scheme | Quake-resistant concrete
Issue 36 Oct  Why engineers leave local gov (and how to make them stay)
Issue 35 Sep  Gender-based discrimination in engineering | Monster fatberg | Meet the new NAMS Chair
Issue 34 Aug Winners of AU and NZ's top LG infrastructure awards announced
Issue 33 Aug  The 5 biggest asset management mistakes (and how to avoid them)
Issue 32     Jul      Fighting for a fairer local government grants system
Issue 31     Jul      A solution for our vast unsealed road network | Why cadetships are vital for the industry's future
Issue 30     Jun      Changing the way we respond to disasters
Issue 29     Jun      Why country councils are headed for an engineering drought
Issue 28     Jun      Are you ready for the new CoR laws? | Australia's largest flood study | Diverging diamond interchanges 
Issue 27     May      This is how driverless cars will change your life (and maybe your job)
Issue 26     May      Congestion-busting tunnels? | The recipe for innovation | Call for 'good debt'
Issue 25     Apr      The most in demand engineering skill in 2017
Issue 24     Apr      The battle for rural council funding | Saving pedestrian lives with pavement lighting
Issue 23     Mar     Why value capture could be tricky | Bridge funding up for grabs | Lighting conference dazzles
Issue 22     Mar     Plastic fantastic roads | Flying cars | Financial Assistance Grants
Issue 21     Feb      How downtown LA went from ghost town to flourishing
Issue 20     Feb     How a viral bitumen video put a tiny WA council on the map 
Issue 19     Jan      Reducing the road toll could be as easy as turning on a light 
             
2016            
Issue 18     Dec      LED street lighting will slash costs, halve energy use: IPWEA Roadmap 
Issue 17     Dec      Why councils need 'next practice' asset management 
Issue 16     Nov      Earthquake devastates New Zealand's infrastructure 
Issue 15     Nov      ISO 55000 review | LED street light trial saves 82% power | Transport project overruns total $28 billion
Issue 14     Oct      Most councils in this state have poor asset management
Issue 13     Oct      How to fix local government's broken revenue model
Issue 12
    Sep     Drones are counting koalas and herding geese | How bad planning makes unsustainable
Issue 11     Sep     The 5 top reasons councils fail at asset management
Issue 10     Jul      How to make people love where they live
Issue 9     Jun    

Unlocking wastewater power 'Smartphone zombies' World's most efficient solar cell

Issue 8     May      Special report: learn why we need a national infrastructure strategy
Issue 7     Apr      Introducing mean, green, earth moving machines
Issue 6     Mar     Would you pay to drive on Australian roads?
Issue 5     Feb     Community engagement: The new black?
             
2015            
Issue 4     Dec      Developing drones to do our dirty work
Issue 3     Nov      How we can fix our 'vulnerable' cities
Issue 2
    Oct      How a new PM has boosted industry confidence
Issue 1     Sep     Skip the boring stuff: welcome to IPWEA's new, personalised enewsletter


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