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Anger as delays in Parliament's security upgrades drag into 2019

Jan 02, 2019 - Australian Financial Review

Construction giant Lendlease is under pressure to complete fortification works at federal Parliament, delayed into 2019 after strengthening of secure entrances ground to a halt.

The long-running delays at the building's House of Representatives and Senate entrances are being blamed on the failure of Melbourne-based subcontractor Steelvision to meet a mid-2018 deadline in replacing metal and glass work, part of efforts to secure MPs from security threats including bomb blasts.

The doo...