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Heritage honour for last surviving symbol of western suburbs wartime efforts

Emily James

The last remaining evidence of Melbourne’s iconic Albion Explosives Factory - the Black Powder Mill - has been recognised with an Engineering Heritage National Marker.

In WWII...

The Importance of an Engineering Register for South Australia

Engineers Australia is continuing talks with the SA Government and key stakeholders about the importance of establishing a register for engineers to provide the community with confidence that the...

6,600-year-old Aboriginal engineering site nominated for World Heritage listing

Catherine Garrett

Engineers Australia has welcomed news the Federal Government has submitted a nomination for the Budj Bim site near Lake Condah to be included on Australia’s World Heritage Tentative List....

South Australia hosts First National SUBS in Schools Final

Catherine Garrett

For the first time in its history the Australian Final of the innovative SUBS in Schools Technology Challenge has taken place outside of Sydney, in Adelaide.

Now in its 2nd year,...

Engineering the 1956 Olympic Games: putting Melbourne on the world stage

Catherine Garrett

Sixty years on from the Melbourne Olympics, the Swimming and Diving Stadium where Dawn Fraser and Murray Rose catapulted into the sporting world record books will be recognised for its heritage...

Onus on states and territories to stem students sliding maths rankings

Catherine Garrett

Engineers Australia says tackling the nation’s plummeting school rankings in maths and science is a pressing issue for every state and territory following another international survey which...

New data to improve flood modelling

Flood modelling across Australia will be more accurate than ever before, following the first major upgrade of the Australian Rainfall and Runoff (ARR) Guidelines in three decades.


Engineers Australia honours the industry’s best and brightest.

Catherine Garrett

The Australian Engineering Excellence Awards (AEEA) have recognised the industry’s most innovative and outstanding projects and people of 2016 at a gala ceremony in Brisbane.


Engineers Australia and Territory Generation set to increase industry diversity through new scholarship program

Michelle McDonald

Engineers Australia and the NT’s largest electricity producer, government-owned corporation Territory Generation, plan to increase the number of indigenous and female engineers through a new...

Engineers Australia congratulates Tasmanian Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics Award recipients

Engineers Australia, Tasmania, today congratulated the winners of the Tasmanian Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Excellence Awards 2016.

Engineers Australia has proudly...