Bruce Nicholson has been running scaffolding company Waco Kwikform for only about 18 months.
Perth’s most prominent office, hotel and apartment development is about to change hands.
New figures shows there are now 40,000 jobs on offer across WA, with vacancies rising 6.8 per cent between November and February compared to the previous three-month period.
Melbourne-based Cettire’s shares added nearly 200 per cent in the March quarter as WA companies including NRW Holdings and Perenti Global nursed big losses.
Demand for training courses is at an all time high in WA as scores of jobseekers apply to upskill following the end of the $90 billion JobKeeper scheme.
Australia’s biggest brick maker has warned that a shortage of brick layers and roof tilers threatens to delay the roll-out of much needed new housing in WA.
The company’s Kwinana-based chemicals division is looking to tap local skilled labour as it ramps up for a construction start on its $1.9 billion Mt Holland lithium project.
Company leaders don’t believe complacency will be an immediate problem for McGowan Government.
Tianqi says it doesn’t make a habit of not paying invoices, arguing its refusal to pay $39m owed to MSP Engineering is part of a broader dispute over its troubled Kwinana plant.
The Chinese lithium group has appealed a court order that it pay $39m to local engineering firm MSP and revealed for the first time the scale of its counter claim against the company.
A two-storey child care centre to be built along Northwood street in West Leederville will ‘aesthetically improve’ the streetscape, according to its developer.
Plans for a $68 million apartment block in a popular beachside Perth suburb look set to get the go-ahead despite 157 objections from local residents.
Subiaco businesses on hamstrung Hay Street say they are the unwitting ‘pawns in a game’ between developer Sanur and the local city council.
Perth needs a tree quota, so that the footprint of every new development is matched by an equal amount of greenery, according to landscape architects.
The Housing Industry Association records a 221 per cent increase in one type of loan in the three months to January this year, compared with the same time last year.
Primewest will build an A-grade office block in Bunbury for the Federal Government, bringing hundreds of jobs to the port city in WA’s South West.
The Fremantle park that was recently home to a tent city will be made over as part of a multimillion-dollar redevelopment of the Spare Parts Puppet Theatre.
The company which owns the Subiaco buildings at the centre of the Hay Street road closure is threatening legal action against the local council.
Len Buckeridge’s widow plans to bring in other family members after sons Andrew and Sam fail in bid to tone down a $115 million-plus Supreme Court action.
John Klepec’s appointment was announced as the former caravan-maker announced a 40 per cent jump in half-year profit.
WA has a swag of excellence to be proud of, as the Urban Development Institute of Australia Awards has recognised.
The lid on trade prices is set to be lifted this year, with expectations of significant increases for some trades.
Craig Perciavalle steps down after Austal completes review of cost overruns on its billion-dollar Littoral Combat Ship program that have attracted regulatory scrutiny.
Shares in NRW Holdings nosedived today despite the WA-based contractor lifting its payout to shareholders off the back of surging first-half revenue.
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