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All-Girls High School Students Favouring Degrees in Construction

Research from the University of Technology (UTS) for the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) revealed that students from both all-girls government and non-government schools were more likely to be offered enrolment in Construction Project Management university degrees. Researchers

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Female Construction Workers Benefit from Industry Opportunities

A recent article on News.com.au highlighted the soaring pay of women in the Australian construction industry. According to reports, female construction workers are benefiting from the boom in construction with pay packets over a hundred thousand dollars. Despite the financial

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Advice for Women in Construction

It can be challenging for women to advance in the construction industry but one woman who’s made it in this male-dominated industry is giving some advice. Tracy Young is a 32 year old construction engineer who developed construction software called

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Women In Construction The Last Frontier For Females At Work

There’s no doubt that the construction sector is Australia’s most male dominated field with only about 12 per cent of the workforce being made up of women. A recent study examined what we would need to increase the number of

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PM Says Unions to Blame for Lack of Women in Construction

It’s always been a challenge attracting women to traditionally male dominated fields like construction, but the PM recently blamed union thuggery and lawlessness in the industry for pushing women away from the construction sector in Australia. Speaking in Beenleigh, south

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India Has Building Sites for Women Workers Only

Construction is a male dominated field all around the world and particularly so in India but in Kerala, an all women government run scheme is being run to empower female construction workers. The idea that the construction site is only

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