It’s time to go down the hole – the Australian Tunneling industry

by Peter Laver, Director at ConsultANZ

Australia’s never had such a prolific tunnelling infrastructure boom in its entire history. As a conservative estimate into next year, there will be $28bn worth of tunnelling related projects either about to be let, underway or nearing completion across this great nation. The major methodologies employed in these projects will be road headers for the roading associated projects, and TBM… Read More


How much do you need for food in Australia?

by Amanda Myburgh, Recruitment Administrator at ConsultANZ

  Our ConsultANZ team knows that one of the first things that comes to your mind when considering relocating to another country is the cost of living, and especially the cost of FOOD. We have prepared some information and a few useful tips to help you understand how grocery shopping works in Australia and how to save your dollars. When… Read More


Your questions about Australian visas answered!

by Anna Laver, Talent Acquisition & Marketing Manager at ConsultANZ Recruitment

What Civil Engineers wishing to relocate to Australia need to know about Australian visas. Here are the most common questions we get asked.


What’s the difference between a Working Holiday Visa and a Work Visa?

by Anna Laver, Talent Acquisition & Marketing at ConsultANZ Recruitment

This is one of the most commonly asked questions at ConsultANZ and we realize people often feel confused about which type of visa they require. But don’t worry, this post will explain each type of the two visas, so you can decide which one is suitable for you. Working holiday visa (417) This visa lets people 18 to 30 years… Read More


How social media can push the boundaries of a small business

31st October 2017

It’s time to join the crowd of social media I feel like I say that too often these days, but seriously thinking about it, when have we seen so much dramatic change out there in society and the business world in such a brief time? Has there ever been a time in the history of such transformation? Uber has turned… Read More


Mental health in the Workplace

Work-related mental health conditions are a major concern in Australian workplaces.However, we can learn a variety of skills to improve our mental health.


Where’s the steady incline?

by Peter Laver, Director of ConsultANZ

I love the mining, civil engineering and construction industry. No, it’s not in my blood. My dad was a cattle farmer, as his dad was before him, as was my mother’s dad and his dad before him. Growing up in Central Queensland, young, I got sucked into the mining industry, big operations and big kit … I loved it! I… Read More


Who’s got the silver bullet?

by Peter Laver, Director

To resource the market ahead, you must be creative, have many channels at work, work smart, and also work hard to make it a success.