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October 11, 2017

Tricks of the trade to deliver a better building

WGE’s Michael Ruescher recently spoke to the Property Council of Australia about the bespoke solutions developed for Blackburne’s Oracle apartment development in Perth. This story was originally publi …


October 3, 2017

ICT achievements recognised at BICSI Awards

WGE’s Melbourne-based Telecomms & ICT team have been recognised for their work at St John of God Hospital, Berwick. At the South Pacific round of the BICSI Awards, the team received the excellence …


September 26, 2017

WA Property Awards announced

Congratulations to all the finalists and winners announced at the WA Property Awards last week. The program, coordinated by the Property Council of Australia, celebrates the achievements of the retail …


September 21, 2017

WGE’s Brett Davis appointed to Consult Australia national board

WGE Director, Brett Davis is one of four newly elected members joining Consult Australia’s national Board. Consult Australia is the leading not-for-profit association that represents the business inte …


September 19, 2017

WGE supports young industry professionals

WGE, along with McKenzie Group and DMA Partners hosted a Young Industry Professionals Brisbane (YIPB) event at the Newstead Brewery, Milton earlier this month. This was the second event since the YIPB …


September 14, 2017

New diversity events launched by AIRAH

WGE are proud to support Women of AIRAH’s Innovation through Diversity event held in Sydney this week. The event included a panel of speakers, with Deborah Coakley – Executive GM, Customer and Marketi …


September 11, 2017

Congratulations to projects recognised at the UDIA WA Awards for Excellence

Announced at a gala function on the weekend, the awards showcase the very best in urban development across the state and drive design, innovation and sustainability. UDIA WA CEO Allison Hales said the …


September 5, 2017

Welcome to Perth’s newest urban community

WGE’s structural team have recently achieved completion on Perth’s newest urban living development. Oracle Apartments by Blackburne will celebrate the grand opening later this month. The new 22 storey …


September 1, 2017

WGE Airport expert presenting at global summit

WGE’s Hock Chua will be presenting at the 12th Airfield Engineering and Maintenance Summit in Singapore. The summit brings together global airport operators and aviation authorities to share their exp …


August 24, 2017

Queensland Master Builders Association announces top projects

Congratulations to winners at the QLD round of the Master Builders Awards. Congratulations to all involved in the large number of excellent projects recognised at the award ceremony held in August. Th …


August 23, 2017

WGE expands structural expertise in Sydney

Two experienced structural engineers have recently joined the Sydney team to strengthen and expand the offering for local clients. Michael Ruescher has moved from WGE’s Perth office and brings ten yea …


August 21, 2017

WGE expertise guides new plan to regenerate Perth’s C-grade office stock

WGE’s Perth team have provided input into a new report by Architects Cameron Chisholm Nicol outlining six potential adaptive re-use concepts for the CBD’s C-grade office buildings. Perth is currently …


July 31, 2017

WGE achieves Aon Best Employer accreditation for the seventh time

WGE have once again been accredited as Aon Hewitt Best Employer, making it six years in a row – and seven years in total. Announced on Thursday 27 July, the award reflects WGE’s continued focus on eng …


July 28, 2017

Monash University Building 17 Biology Building Façade and Refurbishment

WGE’s Melbourne team has been upgrading Building 17 at Monash University. Constructed in 1968, Building 17 is home to the Biology department and was due for an upgrade. The aging building had cracked …


July 27, 2017

One Planet Living realises a new level of sustainable living

WGE’s Sustainability team is working on Evermore Apartments – the first apartment project in WA to be recognised as a One Planet Living development. The One Planet Living Action Plan is a positive res …


July 25, 2017

Master Builders Association of WA announces Excellence in Construction awards for 2017

Western Australia’s outstanding construction projects were honoured by the MBA at their annual gala ceremony held on Saturday 22 July. This year’s awards attracted 71 entries with a combined value of …


July 21, 2017

Fire engineers volunteer with Habitat for Humanity

Recently the WGE Melbourne Fire Engineering team spent the day working with Habitat for Humanity in Yea to assist with building housing for families in need. Some of the team were installing flooring …


July 16, 2017

Vertical schools – the only way is up

WGE’s Vinh Le recently spoke to the Property Council of Australia (PCA) about the new trend towards vertical schools in urban areas.  As people move back into our city centres, vertical schools are ri …


July 5, 2017

WGE announces six new Principal shareholders and 10 new Associates

WGE is pleased to announce the promotion of six people to the level of Principal shareholder. These individuals have demonstrated their ability to add significant value across a number of areas of the …


July 5, 2017

WGE informs new training for managing underground assets

WGE is working with Engineering Education Australia (EEAUST) and Open Learning, on a new training module to inform the management of underground assets or subsurface utilities. Available through Open …