Friend or foe – are service agencies a threat to the A&D industry?

Some of Australia’s largest professional service networks are now turning their hand to design-led activities. But what impact is this type of disruption likely to have on those who traditionally dominate this space?    Diversity is key when it comes to how we define our future habitats. But can the design capabilities of management-style consultancies ever match […]

Designing for the future – a chat with Hassell about its rebrand

This month Hassell unveiled a new brand identity, website and podcast series that are opening up new conversations about the value of design in a fast-changing world. As the 80+ year-old firm looks to the future, Managing Director Steve Coster and fellow Board Director and Head of Design Mark Loughnan discuss the journey to transform […]

Sean Gill joins Gray Puksand

A design focused architect, Gill joins Gray Puksand’s Brisbane office as an associate and brings over 10 years’ experience. In his new role, Gill will focus on leading project teams on current work as well as building new relationships. With portfolio strengths in retail, mixed-use and commercial projects, Gill sees his move to Gray Puksand as an opportunity to […]

Igloo case study – Lanes Group training and employee retention project

An Igloo Shared VR cylinder was introduced by Lanes Group as part of a wider program of learning and development and health and safety initiatives. About the client Lanes Group is the UK’s largest independent drainage and utilities specialist. One of its most important contracts is to unblock, clean and repair drains and sewers for […]

Managing debtors

Kukame McPierzie joins Woods Bagot as Perth studio chair