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The Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for Construction Innovation is a national research, development and implementation centre focused on the needs of the property, design, construction and facility management sectors.

Established in 2001 and headquartered at Queensland University of Technology as an unincorporated joint venture under the Australian Government's Cooperative Research Program, Construction Innovation is developing key technologies, tools and management systems to improve the effectiveness of the construction industry.

Underpinning Construction Innovation is the most significant commitment ever made to construction research in Australia a seven year $14M Commonwealth grant and $53M in industry, research and other government funding. More than 350 individuals are participating and an impressive alliance of 27 leading partner organisations are involved in and support the activities of Construction Innovation.


Our broad and achievable mission is to:


Construction Innovation's objectives are: