Meet the startups reducing the horrors of moving house
Interstate removals start up, Muval, is an idea for solving pain points for removalists. Trucks often travel interstate half empty, there was no easy way to book multiple jobs or use up empty space when trucks moved people across large distances. That’s what inspired Muval, a platform that lets users book available space in vehicles travelling interstate, so they can quickly arrange removal services without necessarily having to book a whole truck.
Rise of the circular economy: Ikea announces furniture buy-back scheme
The buy-back service allows customers to return old furniture in exchange for a gift voucher. This is a step IKEA is taking towards it’s commitment to be ““100 per cent circular and climate positive” by 2030!
No congestion busting benefit from Brisbane's 10 billion toll roads expert
Transport and urban planning specialist says that Brisbane no longer receives congestion busting benefits from it’s three underground road runnels after a decade an $10 billion in costs.
Lighting Strikes an Apartment Block
We saw an interesting facebook post where lightning struck an apartment block! As in the photo, it struck the corner of a concrete slab, “blasting off about a kilogram of concrete and exposing the reinforcement inside”.