Inspire : Inspire Winter 2016
4 COVER FEATURE 16 City:slicker How smart cities can help our public infrastructure support booming urban populations. UNDER THE MICROSCOPE 10 Out of the ashes The Christchurch repair team didn’t just rebuild the city’s horizontal infrastructure; they also helped rebuild the community. 26 New kids on the block How IPWEA’s 2015 editions of the IIMM and AIFMM are faring. 27 The future is in your hands A snapshot of IPWEA’s upcoming sustainability conference. 28 Down the drain Why are we wasting stormwater? 30 Watertight A look at Canada Bay Council’s recycled stormwater project. 34 Plotting our course Will the Australian Infrastructure Plan guide us true? CAREER 44 Sticking to our knitting What the future holds for road construction. 48 Young IPWEA update News from around the Young IPWEA divisions. 50 Say hello to Hoopla Introducing Hoopla4Jobs, IPWEA’s new, dedicated job board. 51 IPWEA on the world stage IPWEA’s international activities in 2016. TECHNICAL ARTICLES 57Liquid gold Is the innovative use of a disused gold mine the future of energy production? 60Paving the way Warm mix asphalt provides clear benefits. So why the hold-up in Australia? 64Public works in paradise If you’re more likely to get to a job in a boat than a car, you’re probably in Torres Shire. 68Industry Roadmap to transform street lighting IPWEA’s Street Lights and Smart Controls program.
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