David Chandler and constructionEDGE offer insights, information and opinions on many aspects of the construction and housing industry. David draws on extensive experience in the Australian and Asia Pacific markets in the construction industry and he is a leader of insights into Modern Methods of Construction and Enterprise.


quote-leftConstruction’s future will be in great shape when the sum of all its parts align to deliver the industry’s customers of a better deal. Informed customers will be central to making this happen. Informing them how will be a precondition

David Chandler OAM, RICS COBRA 2015 Conference



DAVID CHANDLER OAM – Construction & Housing Industry Expert

  • Leader of insights into construction’s future in the Asia Pacific markets,
  • Working with organisations and individuals who plan to be part of that future,
  • Belief that construction’s future will depend on delivering a much better deal to its customers,
  • Committed to ensuring construction maintains public confidence and support,
  • Australia’s construction future depends on better industry and academic collaboration …

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construction edgeOver the years, David Chandler has collected many photographs of construction & housing.

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NSW Affordable Housing – Challenge and Market Failure

August 16th, 2016|Comments Off on NSW Affordable Housing – Challenge and Market Failure

The time for debating affordability must have passed. It’s time for action. The problem in New South Wales and across Australia. Over the last 15 years, Australia’s housing supplies have failed to meet the needs of an increasing number of

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PrefabNZ’s 5-year Impact Report – CoLab16

May 24th, 2016|Comments Off on PrefabNZ’s 5-year Impact Report – CoLab16

The launch of the HIVE Book[1] – commemorating the Home Innovation Village, in Christchurch. This PrefabNZ initiative allowed ten high-quality, sustainable, well-designed prefabricated houses to be showcased and offer speedy housing solutions to the Christchurch community post the 2011 earthquake.

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The Australian public remains misinformed about the need to improve constructions performance

April 26th, 2016|Comments Off on The Australian public remains misinformed about the need to improve constructions performance

The Australian public is entitled to better intel in this debate and in the end a better deal from an industry that benefits from so much public indulgence. This week the ABCC debate has culminated in an ideological battle that

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Brickbats Fly While Senate Considers ABCC Legislation

April 14th, 2016|Comments Off on Brickbats Fly While Senate Considers ABCC Legislation

Questionable facts and more than a few distractions are sure to be hurled around as all sides try to win or fight the reinstatement of the Australian Building and Construction Commission (ABCC). The pity is the public becomes none the

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Checking the facts – why the ABCC legislation is important to the Australian construction industry

April 11th, 2016|Comments Off on Checking the facts – why the ABCC legislation is important to the Australian construction industry

Political facts and fact checking may fail to properly inform the public of important debates in my view. They allow commentators to ramble on with often uninformed points of view. This leaves the public in the dark about the facts.

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Creating a Valuable Modern Construction Enterprise

April 7th, 2016|Comments Off on Creating a Valuable Modern Construction Enterprise

There has been plenty of interest in my recent article suggesting the sorts of questions that budding construction enterprises might get ready to answer as their businesses look the next phase of growth. The conversation around “Is this a business?”

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