Tag Archives: infrastructure

Australia’s Federal Budget 2018; Investing in infrastructure

Planning for a stronger economy; and investing in a more connected country. Here are some initial standouts from the Federal Budget 2018-19 for infrastructure, sourced from CommSec’s comprehensive analysis. Air, road and rail infrastructure New major transport projects are receiving $24.5 billion in funding, as part of the government’s $75 billion investment in transport infrastructure…

The Future of Road & Rail Infrastructure

With so many major road & rail infrastructure projects — worth more than $300 billion around the country — either underway or in the infrastructure pipeline, the demand for cost-efficient, time-efficient and sustainable products and processes is increasing at a staggering rate. Amidst the substantial state and federal investments in infrastructure, new frameworks have been…

EnduroMax® – the next generation noise wall technology

A noise problem Australia will embark upon a frenzy of infrastructure development in order to alleviate the severe pressure on transit systems created by population gains. The new infrastructure works will require effective noise pollution measures to prevent vehicle or train traffic from disturbing adjacent residential areas. Such noise pollution solutions will be especially important…

Pre-approved supplier for Queensland Department of Transport & Main Roads

Leading innovators of cost effective commercial acoustic walls, ModularWalls has announced that its proprietary EnduroMax™ high performance commercial wall panel solution has been pre-approved for QLD Department of Transport and Main Roads. As the urban sprawl continues to stretch beyond metropolitan centres, communities are seeking ways to protect themselves from noise related issues. Responding to…

AcoustiSorb™ 2016 Good Design® Finalist

We are thrilled to announce our AcoustiSorb sound absorbing wall panels has been recognised as a Good Design® Finalist for 2016. Good Design Australia is Australia’s longest standing national design award and promotion program. With over 50 years of design bench-marking, the program focuses on raising the standard of design and innovation. AcoustiSorb is also in…

A visit from Treasurer Scott Morrison MP

Last week ModularWalls was thrilled to receive a visit from Federal Treasurer and Liberal MP, The Hon Scott Morrison, and the Assistant Treasurer and Minister for Small Business, Kelly O’Dwyer. The Ministers took time out of their busy schedules to tour the factory, chat to staff and discuss business policy with our executive team. With…

New acoustic panel developed to mitigate noise pollution in urban areas

ModularWalls has introduced a new range of composite acoustic panels designed for superior noise mitigation in urban and industrial sectors by absorbing sound from the source. Introduced in the market following comprehensive research and development, the new product, AcoustiSorb is a remarkable innovation that steps away from traditional concrete barriers, which simply bounce back sound onto another area, thereby transferring…

Mandalay resources and StarWest drilling using QuikWall

Conducting exploration drilling within hundreds of metres of neighbouring homes means that Victorian mining company, Mandalay Resources and its contractor Star West Drilling, are constantly searching for effective ways to minimise noise and reduce the impact on nearby residents. Used by Australia’s leading mining and construction companies, QuikWall’s innovative, patented design allows for compact transportation in…