There is something primal and comforting about a fire. There is the sense of security which dates back to our earliest tribal ancestors, and the simple fascination with flickering flames. However, burning tree branches, or fossil fuels such as coal, oil or gas, is extremely damaging to the environment. There is a better alternative. A …Read More…

In order to reduce waste and increase efficiency, a Bendigo timber frame and truss plant is now producing biomass briquettes. The BB Truss & Timber 6,000m2 factory is exclusively equipped with Multinail machinery and designs and manufactures roof trusses, wall frames and floor trusses for residential construction. In producing carbon-storing timber frames and trusses, BB …Read More…

Canberra based civil construction firm, Group One, has embraced new technology to simplify and improve workplace health and safety (WHS) monitoring activities. Supervisors have been supplied with iPads and can access custom developed applications from worksites across the ACT. Supervisors use the iPads on site to undertake inspections, monitor plant, complete Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS), …Read More…

Keppel Prince Engineering has manufactured four massive light towers for Simonds Stadium in Geelong, Victoria. Known for decades as Kardinia Park, the ground is only one of three in Victoria able to host an AFL Grand Final. The ground has been the home of the Geelong Football Club, “The Mighty Cats”, since 1941. Over recent …Read More…

Sydney Energy Electrical Services supplies environmentally sensitive products and energy-saving services to the greater Sydney region. In advance of the launch of a new responsive website at SydneyEnergy.com.au, the company has launched a ‘placeholder page’ with a countdown to launch date. For over seven years, the professional expertise of Sydney Energy personnel has enabled businesses and home-owners to …Read More…

Adding to its recent Asia Pacific Property Awards, interior and architectural practice Inarc Design, has become the first design firm to win the  Special Award for Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs). At a ceremony on 22 July 2013, the Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) presented Inarc Design with the award which recognises local companies which have successfully implemented quality management …Read More…

Hong-based, interior and architectural practice Inarc Design, has won two prestigious awards in the 2012-2013 Asia Pacific Property Awards. The Best Office Interior Design, Hong Kong was awarded to Inarc for its work on the Centralized Monitoring Centre, 37/F Exchange Square, Central, Hong Kong for Hongkong Land Limited. This ultra-modern facility combines banks of monitors …Read More…

Group One has been awarded the Coombs 1 Estate contract, in Australia’s national capital. Contracting to the Land Development Agency (LDA), the project will deliver over 230 residential blocks, several multi unit sites, along with a bridge linking the estate with Stage 2 of Coombs, in new suburbs to the north of Canberra. Included under the …Read More…

When the GFC hit (after SARS and 9/11), and air traffic to Asia plummeted, two heavily tourism-based cities reacted differently. Singapore Tourism halved the previous year’s marketing and advertising budget. Hong Kong Tourism doubled it! The mentality was not one of reticence and despair, but one of practical opportunism. (When market size contracts, expand your market …Read More…

For the fourth consecutive year, the ACT Commercial Photographer of the Year has been awarded to Canberra-based, Geoff Comfort. Digital Tsunami extends our congratulations. We are privileged to have worked with Geoff on a recent project. Geoff entered 4 prints in the commercial photography category at the combined ACT/NSW print awards in March. The photos …Read More…