A national survey by the Australian Constructors Association and Australian Industry Group has uncovered positive signs for our construction industry over the coming two years.
It predicts an 8.7% increase in commercial construction.
Engineering construction is set to rise – led by a 13.5% rise in infrastructure (road and rail) projects.
Multi-level apartment construction is expected to go up by 17.1% from now to June 2018.
AIG said there is a healthy pipeline of transport projects and civil works in Australia supported by the gentle rise in commercial construction.