January 2024 Newsletter
Happy New Year!
Happy New Year from the team at Elevate Survey Supplies – we hope you have had a safe and happy holiday season with your family and friends!
We are back in the office and have hit the ground running to ensure you receive your orders as quickly as possible. We look forward to another successful year!
Call for Entries: Australian Construction Achievement Awards
Call for entries for the Australian Construction Achievement Awards (ACAA) are open for all, closing March 5 2024.
Presented by the Australian Constructors Association, the ACAA is a prestigious award and is the most significant annual event for the construction industry; bringing together the best construction projects, delivered by the nation’s very best construction companies.
Industry participants and supporters gather each year at a black tie function to celebrate the winner of this iconic award and to celebrate achievement.
For more information and to submit your entry, click here.
Top Industry News in the Past Month
Uncharted NZ Shipwrecks Mapped for the First Time
The Toitū Te Whenua Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) survey of the Gisborne area uncovered the vessels. Click here to read more.
Updated Metro West Project Focuses on Housing
The New South Wales Government has announced that it will deliver an enhanced version of the Sydney Metro West project, aiming to enable the development of more well-located homes for Sydney residents. Click here to read more.
6-Month Silica Safety Campaign for Stone Workers
The New South Wales Government has launched a six-month campaign to address cases of silicosis amongst workers, by targeting silica dust exposure in the tunnelling and construction industry. Click here to read more.
Upcoming Industry Events
Network with survey and infrastructure industry peers and leaders, and keep up to date with the latest trends and information at these upcoming events:
ISNSW Cadastral Workshop Day 1, 2 & 3 – Jan 19-21
These workshops are offered primarily for those candidates who envisage sitting the BOSSI Cadastral Examinations in 2024. For more information, click here.
Misclose Monday – Jan 29
Tackle the challenges facing the surveying industry at Surveyors Australia’s Misclose Monday. This January, you will look at Adam Grant’s most recent book, Hidden Potential – The Science of Achieving Greater Things. For more information, click here.
Inspiring Future Geospatial Experts!
Get Kids into Surveying is a rapidly expanding project and community dedicated to the provision of education on everything Geospatial, including surveying.
By working with teachers, partnering with surveying associations, and offering global scholarship schemes, Get Kids into Surveying has a raft of resources that will inspire the next generation of surveyors.
Click here to find out more and to become an ambassador.