Georgiou Group has been awarded the contract for the construction of the $160 million Warrego Highway Toowoomba to Oakey Duplication Stage 2 project, between Charlton and Kingsthorpe in Queensland.
Three more congested and dangerous level crossings on the Frankston line are going to be removed and two new stations are going to be built.
The Queensland Government Department of Natural Resources and Mines (DNRM) has given TerraCom Limited – under its wholly owned and operated subsidiary, Orion Mining Pty Ltd – a formal indicative approval for the mining lease transfer of the Blair Athol coal mine near Clermont.
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.
Lendlease Engineering has been named as the preferred contractor to design and construct the new one-kilometre long Richmond River Bridge at Broadwater. The new bridge is one of two major bridges on the Woolgoolga to Ballina section of the Pacific Highway upgrade project in New South Wales.
After acquiring Peabody Energy’s Olive Downs coking coal deposit on May 2016, Pembroke Resources is now planning to invest approximately $1 billion to build one of Australia’s largest coal mine in Queensland’s Bowen Basin.
The contract has been signed and an alliance between Laing O’Rourke, Fulton Hogan and Jacobs will be delivering works for the removal of the dangerous and congested level crossing on Lower Plenty Road in Victoria.
Guma Indigenous Construction Resources Group (ICRG) has won a contract for works on Gina Rinehart’s Roy Hill iron ore mine in the Pilbara region – which the value of the contract has not been released.
Two Chinese investors – Guangzhou-based R & F Properties and Hong Kong-based Etone Investment Development Ltd – and Springfield Land Corporation (SLC) has signed a development agreement for a $6 billion mixed-use project in the Springfield region.
The Queensland Government has given the green light to the development of the $29.5 million East Shores Stage 1B project in Gladstone. State Government-owned Gladstone Ports Corporation will undertake the development of the project, which will inject new economic activity as well as new jobs into the city and region.
Work has commenced on the $70 million Busselton-Margaret River regional airport expansion project in Western Australia. For the project's development, contracts have been awarded to Ertech Ltd Pty and Arup.
John Holland has recently been awarded the contract for the Lismore Base Hospital Stage 3B Main Works Redevelopment on behalf of Health Infrastructure NSW, with work commencing shortly.