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May 2022 – Women of WIDAC

May 20, 2022 /

Getting to know our wonderful community… WIDAC is all about getting to know each other, so welcome to our eighth edition of Women of WIDAC! Introducing these dynamic women from VIC, NSW, QLD, ACT, WA and SA …  To learn more about each of their recent projects, work, and industry achievements, read on below. If you’d…

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April 2022 – Women of WIDAC

April 12, 2022 /

WIDAC is all about getting to know each other, so welcome to our seventh edition of Women of WIDAC! Introducing these dynamic women from all around Australia. To learn more about each of their recent projects, work, and industry achievements, read on below. If you’d like to say hi, reach out to us at hello@widac.com.au. New…

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Members Spotlight – January

January 31, 2022 /

Introducing COVA Group, one of WIDAC’s National Silver Sponsor’s.  COVA x Jessica COVA is an engineering firm that offers innovative engineered design solutions to the built environment and an EPC Contractor within the heavy industrial market. COVA prides itself on being a business that supports workplace diversity, valuing the differences of others in culture, nationality, and…

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NSW WIDAC X FDC Education Scholarship

June 30, 2021 /

A huge congratulations to our NSW Educational Scholarship Winner, Sarrah Obeid sponsored by FDC. Let’s hear a bit more about Sarrah journey so far and how this scholarhsip will impact her career. Congratulations on being awarded the WIDAC X FDC Education Scholarship for NSW. Can you tell us about yourself and your company? I am Sarrah and…

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June 2021 – Women of WIDAC

May 27, 2021 /

WIDAC is all about getting to know each other, so welcome to our second edition of Women of WIDAC! Introducing these dynamic women from VIC, NSW and QLD…  To learn more about each of their recent projects, work, and industry achievements, read on below. If you’d like to say hi, reach out to us at…

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May Women of WIDAC

May 3, 2021 /

Get to know our wonderful community… WIDAC is all about getting to know each other, so we are delighted to introduce nine of our talented WIDAC Members, in our very first Women of WIDAC series post! Introducing these dynamic women from VIC, NSW and QLD… Welcome to Women of WIDAC! Victoria – based members: Walesca…

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Congrats to Olivia Whitt – QLD Committee Member, and introducing arkin.

October 22, 2020 /

Many of you would have seen our Brisbane Strategy and Content Coordinator, Olivia Whitt, either at an event or gracing our social media pages. But what many of you wouldn’t know, is that she has spent the past few months busily preparing to launch arkin.,  a Brisbane-based consultancy created to set construction-sector businesses up for…

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Paving a Brighter Future for Women in Construction

September 22, 2020 /

By Willow Aliento, Originally Published via Jobsite – Powered by Procore Women are still substantially under-represented in the construction industry workforce. However, according to the How We Build Now 2020 research, more than half of all surveyed firms believe this will change in the next decade. We spoke to one of the trailblazers who is showing the…

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Women Gain Ground in Design and Construction

September 22, 2020 /

by Abigail Harrison, Women in Design and Construction, Originally published via Sourceable In recent years, we have absorbed countless inquisitions into the modernisation of gender stereotypes; challenging archetypal builders, hunters, and creators synonymous with masculinity, legalising underground mining for women, and celebrating the “female tradie”. As Australia shifts towards equal opportunity through dismantling gender norms,…

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