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News January 23, 2017

Tips for going with a geothermal air conditioning solution

Geothermal air conditioning systems are becoming a popular choice for new developments as they provide a more energy efficient result   than traditional air cooled systems. WGE’s Alex Deluca says that geothermal systems offer a read more

News January 12, 2017

Subsurface Utility Engineering – upgrading the standards

SUE standards

Rob Sansbury, WGE’s National Underground Utility Manager, is working with Standards Australia and Engineers Australia to improve the approach to the management of underground utilities like gas, water and electricity. One of the key read more

News January 09, 2017

WGE working to achieve new standards for residential air conditioning

Air conditioning is vital for ensuring homes are comfortable for residents – especially given the extremes of the Australian climate. Though there are currently best practice guidelines in place for air conditioning suppliers and read more

News December 09, 2016

Melbourne property experts put their knowledge to the test

WGE have taken the traditional gathering of top property people to the next level with a ‘family feud style video that taps into the pulse of the Melbourne property industry.

After surveying 100 property industry read more

News December 07, 2016

WGE welcomes new Civil Project Engineer to Sydney office

Hock Chua

In response to the growing demand for infrastructure expertise in the Sydney market, Hock Chua has recently been appointed as Civil Project Engineer. Hock has extensive experience in the planning, design and management of read more

News November 25, 2016

Virtual Reality brings project to life

Acoustics Virtual Reality

WGE’s Acoustics team in Melbourne have been testing virtual reality (VR) software to allow clients and stakeholders to experience what a project will look and sound like – before it gets built!

The team are read more

News November 09, 2016

Gaining an understanding: cladding material, how do they really perform?

Since the Lacrosse Dockland Fire in November 2014, scrutiny over building façades materials has significantly increased.  The Victorian Building Authority released several practice notes clarifying the requirements of the Building Code of Australia regarding read more