As part of the $1.96 billion Forrestfield-Airport Link project, a strategy for building vibrant urban precincts around the new Belmont and Forrestfield train station hubs has been endorsed by the Western Australian Government.
The Queensland Government has welcomed the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) progress from Iwasaki Sangyo Company for its proposed $600 million Capricorn Integrated Resort Development in Queensland, which is being facilitated by the State Government’s Coordinator-General.
The $507 million Gruyere Gold Project north-east of Laverton in Western Australia has been given environmental approval by WA Environment Minister Albert Jacob and the project’s developers – a joint venture between Australia’s Gold Road Resources and South Africa’s Gold Fields – are expecting to gain final approvals in February 2017.
The $450 million Silverton Wind Farm in western New South Wales is now set to commence construction. The Silverton Wind Farm – set to become the sixth largest wind farm in Australia – is a collaboration project between General Electric (GE), AGL Energy and CATCON.
The Western Australian Government has committed to a State Agreement with Balla Balla Infrastructure Group (BBIG) for a $5.6 billion integrated iron ore development in the Pilbara.
A new $110 million luxury hotel is set to rise in Glenelg, South Australia. Langham Place is going to be the first hotel to be managed by Hong Kong-based luxury hotel chain Langham Hospitality Group in South Australia, and will be operated by Lustro Hotel Group.
The Queensland Government has announced that Queensland-based civil engineering company QBirt has won a $70 million bulk earthworks package for work on Rio Tinto's $2.6 billion Amrun Bauxite project on Western Cape York.
Pilbara Minerals Limited has just awarded RCR Tomlinson Ltd an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract – worth approximately $148 million – for works on the Pilgangoora Lithium-Tantalum project in Western Australia.
RCR Tomlinson Ltd has recently secured various contracts with a combined value of about $100 million for works in Victoria, New South Wales and even New Zealand.
Two contracts from Horizon Power – with a total value of $36 million – has been awarded to Downer Group for the design and construction of a power station and zone substation as well as transmission line on Western Australia’s Onslow Distributed Energy Resource (DER) project.
Cameco’s Yeelirrie uranium project in the Goldfields region has been granted environmental approval by the Western Australian Government and is subject to 17 strict conditions. The project will consist of an open-cut mine, a metallurgical plant as well as associated facilities and infrastructure which will produce export-grade uranium concentrates.
Finbar – a Perth-based property development company – has secured development approval from the Metro Central Joint Development Assessment Panel (JDAP) to transform the former Golden Egg Farms warehouse in Palmyra into a $108 million residential space.
Decmil has been chosen by Rio Tinto subsidiary RTA Weipa to deliver works at the Mine Infrastructure Area at the Amrun project, 40kms south of Weipa in Far North Queensland.
RCR Tomlinson have recently announced their contact award worth of $155 million to engineer, procure and construct a utility-scale solar farm for Sun Metals Corporation in Townsville, Queensland.
Following a public competitive bid process, the Queensland Government has named BMD Constructions as the successful tenderer for the Northshore Hamilton precinct road infrastructure upgrades in Hamilton, Queensland.
Probuild has been selected by Destination Brisbane Consortium as the winning tenderer for the Queen's Wharf Brisbane demolition works, removing three non-heritage former government buildings in Brisbane's CBD.