A $40 million drill and blast contract has been awarded to NRW Holding’s wholly-owned subsidiary Action Drill and Blast Pty Ltd (ADB) for services on Newcrest Mining’s Telfer gold mine in Western Australia.
Iron ore miner Atlas Iron has unveiled their plans of developing the Corunna Downs iron ore project located 40-kilometres from the company’s Mt Webber project in Western Australia’s Pilbara region, with a project development cost estimated between $47 million to $53 million.
The Greater Parramatta region will be seeing a new light rail which will ensure that commuters are able to easily travel to their jobs, homes and universities as well as to entertainment hubs, leisure areas and sport venues. The New South Wales Government has allocated approximately $1 billion to the project, with funding coming from the Restart NSW and Rebuilding NSW funds.
Three consortiums have been shortlisted to tender for the $1.8 billion road and maintenance upgrade of eight congested roads - also known as the Outer Suburban Arterial Roads (OSARs) Program - in the outer western suburbs of Melbourne.
Four companies hae been shortlisted to submit tenders for Stage Two of the $175 million Thompson Road upgrade in Melbourne's south-east, with the construction due to start before the end of 2017.
The $507 million Gruyere Gold Mine project has been given the final mining approval by the Western Australian Department of Mines and Petroleum (DMP). The gold mine development 200-kilometres east of Laverton is a 50:50 joint venture project by Gold Road Resources and Gold Fields.