NBN Co Limited (nbn™) has signed Design and Construction Master Agreements (DCMA) with three delivery partners to design and build approximately 525, 000 premises with Fibre to the Curb (FttC) technology. in Sydney and Melbourne.
Works on getting rid of the congested and dangerous level crossing on Grange Road in Alphington will be commencing next year.
Construction of the $3 billion Queen’s Wharf Brisbane (QWB) development has been given the first approval, with early works and demolition set to begin in the New Year.
Forgacs Marine and Defence Pty Ltd – a subsidiary wholly owned by Civmec Limited – have recently unveiled plans for a new state-of-the-art shipbuilding facility that will primarily target at Naval Defence projects.
The $440 million Murray Basin Freight Rail Project steams ahead with tenders released for Stages Two and Three, which will see the standardisation and upgrade of the entire Murray Basin freight rail network.
Game on for the title of the $250 million North Queensland Stadium Managing Contractor, with Expressions of Interest opening today to deliver the stadium in time for the 2020 NRL season.
Australian Wind Technology Pty Ltd has secured a $430 million contract for the delivery of the 270-megawatts Sapphire Wind Farm located at northern New South Wales. Australian Wind Technology is a joint venture between Zenviron – a ZEM Engery-Monadelphous joint venture – and Danish wind energy company Vestas.
Construction of Sydney’s second airport has been given a green light, with Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Federal Infrastructure Minister Paul Fletcher signing off on plans for the estimated $3 billion Badgerys Creek airport.
NRW Holdings has been awarded work at Rio Tinto's Yandicoogina iron ore mine operations in the Pilbara.
Construction of APA Group’s Emu Downs Solar Farm has taken a further step towards construction with the required commercial agreements now in place with Western Australian energy provider Synergy and UGL Limitednamed EPC contractor for the $47 million solar farm.
The Roads and Maritime Services has awarded Lendlease with the contact to design and construct the Northern Road Upgrade between Glenmore Park and South Penrith, a key project of the $3.6 billion Western Sydney Infrastructure Plan.
Victoria's Level Crossing Removal Authority (LXRA) has shortlisted four bidders for two significant packages of work in Melbourne's north and west, with construction due to start in 2017.
Construction and Engineering Firm, Civmec, has secured two important contracts as part of of the development of a processing facility for Rio Tinto’s Amrun project near Weipa in North Queensland, totalling $160 million worth of work.
The Western Australian Government has awarded contracts worth $91.6 million to four building companies. The contracts are for the redevelopment and refurbishment of six health service centres across the State’s rural areas.
Infrastructure NSW has today named Lendlease as the preferred contractor to design and construct the new Western Sydney Stadium in Parramatta, beating out John Holland and Multiplex for the project.
The Victorian Government has given the green light for a new $662 million wind farm near Horsham in Victoria's west.
Major construction works has begun on the $985 million Northern Connector project in South Australia, with local businesses and workers set to reap its benefits. According to Federal Urban Infrastructure Minister Paul Fletcher, Lendlease – the project’s major works contractor – has commenced major construction on the Southern Interchange.
Brisbane's iconic New Farm Riverwalk is set to become a new riverside precinct, providing world-class recreation, lifestyle, event and tourism options that provide access to and from the river.
Defence Housing Australia (DHA) has chosen Georgiou Group as the preferred builder for its $61 million mixed-use development – known as the Liv Apartments – in Fremantle, Western Australia about 14-kilometres from Irwin Barracks.
Adani’s $21.7 billion Carmichael project – located north of the Galilee Basin in Queensland – is another step closer to construction by securing the final major approval from the State and Federal Governments.
Probuild has recently signed a design and construction contract with Greenland Australia for the completion of phase two of the Greenland Centre Sydney, within the $700 million budget allotted for the project.
The Queensland Government is currently preparing new laws which will introduce a suite of measures to ensure the security of payment for subcontractors. The historic building and construction industry reforms will include establishing project bank accounts.
Fulton Hogan Construction Pty Ltd has been awarded the contract to deliver various major infrastructures as part of the new Northern Beaches B-Line bus service in New South Wales. The entire B-Line project is valued at about $234 million as outlined in the 2016-17 New South Wales state budget which was released earlier in 2016.
Companies have been invited to tender for the construction of the $28 million Vines Creek Bridges Replacement Project in Mackay, Queensland.