Archaeological Surveys: Your Questions Answered


If you've recently purchased a piece of land and are considering having an archaeological survey done, you may have some questions about what to expect. Having an archaeological survey done can be a great way to learn more about the history of your land and the objects that might be buried beneath it. This blog post answers some questions about archaeological surveying. What is an archaeological survey?  An archaeological survey is a process in which trained professionals investigate a plot of land for evidence of ancient artefacts or structures that may be buried beneath the surface.

20 December 2022

When to Work With a Mining Consulting Firm


You may be aware that there are mining consultants out there who you can hire and then turn to for advice. However, you might not be aware of what these consultants do, and you might not know why or when their services are valuable. However, you may want to work with a mining consulting firm in the following situations, even if you have never worked with one of these consultants before.

28 April 2021

3 Ways Outsourcing Structural Design Services Helps Startups to Grow from Tier 3 to Tier 1 Service Providers


Most startup construction companies commence operations as Tier 3 service providers and work their way up to Tier 1. You hardly ever find a startup construction company getting the types of construction projects that Tier 1 builders get. You need experience and capacity to handle the massive engineering requirements of megaprojects. Therefore, new construction companies must be strategic regarding service provision to grow. One of the avenues for propelling a startup company towards Tier 1 projects is outsourcing structural engineering designs.

2 July 2020

Why It's a Good Idea to Take Your Wheels with You When You Emigrate to Oz


If you are thinking about emigrating to Australia with your family, then you certainly have a lot to consider. You may hail from a country that is relatively similar and you may speak the same language, but you will inevitably have to deal with a fair amount of culture shock as you come to terms with life Down Under. While you may be relishing the thought of a new adventure, you should nevertheless try and smooth the process as much as possible and, if you can, take some possessions with you to help with familiarity.

25 September 2018

Making Applying for a Spouse Visa Easier


Applying for an Australian spouse visa can be a complicated process, as it requires a lot of time and effort to make a successful application. Hiring a professional to make the application for you is always an option, but if you have the time to do it yourself and want to save some money, it's possible to accomplish on your own. To make a successful de facto visa application, there are a few things you should know to make the process run as smoothly as possible.

4 January 2016

Tips to Help You Create a Great Visual CV


When you're job hunting, signing up with an employment agency is a great way of finding leads to good job vacancies with top employers.  However, it can be tricky to get onto the books of the best employment agencies, and that's where a really great visual CV can get you noticed.  In addition to the standard black and white document CV content of career history and work-related accomplishments, a visual CV in the form of a presentation gives you the opportunity to show a recruiter more about your individual brand.

18 December 2015

Commonly Asked Conveyancing Questions


When you are about to buy a piece of property, whether it's a commercial property or a residential property such as a house, you will need to contract with a conveyancer to complete the sales process. If you are a first-time buyer, here are the answers to some important questions about the conveyancing process. What Is the Legal Definition of Conveyancing? -- Conveyancing is the process by which a piece of real estate is transferred from one owner to another.

14 December 2015

Finding Bones on Your Property


If you are starting to build a new home or if you plan to demolish a home or outhouse, it can be disturbing to come across some bones. Luckily, most of the time large bones are from animals, but it is important to ensure that you follow the correct process if you do find bones. Step 1. Call the police The first step if you find bones is to call the police.

11 December 2015

Conditions You Can Change in Order to Rid a Building of Pests


Pests are not only a big annoyance, but they can also be a health hazard in most commercial properties. Trying to rid a building of pests can be a major undertaking depending on the type or pests and amount of pests that have infiltrated the building. Instead of dealing with insecticides and pesticides, it is possible to get rid of pests by understanding the conditions that they require to survive. You can change the conditions or factors in a way that encourages pests to find a new home and desert your property.

7 December 2015