The multi-billion dollar Snowy Hydro expansion – also known as Snowy 2.0 – has been given the construction go-ahead. The plans for this massive project was first announced earlier in 2017.
The Western Australian Government has given its approval to the expansion of Sinosteel Midwest Corporation’s (SMC) Blue Hills Mungada East iron ore project.
A major $30.8 million makeover for the Ritz Hotel has been given the final approval by The Andrews Labor Government.
Wendouree Station is going to undergo a major upgrade – as part of the $551.7 million Ballarat Line Upgrade project – to provide Victorians with more reliable services every day.
Recently PlantMiner announced their national partnership with SITECH which is helping construction professionals across Australia better track their equipment location and monitor usage.
Works are set to begin in 2018 on a $588 million level crossing removal project that will remove more congested and dangerous level crossings along the Frankston Line in Victoria.
The final contracts to get major works underway on the multi-billion dollar Metro Tunnel project in Victoria have been signed.
More than 100 workers for a variety of roles at Rio Tinto’s bauxite operations in Far North Queensland are being sought.
John Holland has secured a multi-million dollar contract to install new rail and deliver upgrade works on the $252 million Adelaide-Tarcoola Rail Upgrade Acceleration Project.
Monadelphous has been awarded maintenance and construction contracts for both the resources and infrastructure industries with a combined value of approximately $110 million.
NRW Holdings is now set to commence work on the Dalgaranga Gold Project in Western Australia, with Gascoyne Resources finalising the terms of the contract – which is valued at approximately $324 million.
CIMIC Group’s subsidiary company UGL has been selected as preferred engineering procurement and construction (EPC) contractor by Genex Power to deliver 270MW solar farm part of the Kidston Stage 2 works located in North Queensland.
A $46 million plan to increase production and extend the life of the Tropicana gold mine in Western Australia has been announced by joint venture partners AngloGold Ashanti and Independence Group – also known as the Tropicana Joint Venture.
Sedgman, CIMIC Group’s mineral processing company, has been awarded a combined revenue of almost $100 million in contracts by QCoal Group for the greenfield Byerwen Coal Mine located in Central Queensland.
A new milestone has been reached for the $47 million Kwinana Freeway Smart Freeways in Western Australia, with three consortia shortlisted to deliver the project.
With contracts today signed by the Victorian Government, the multi-billion dollar West Gate Tunnel – an alternative route to the West Gate Bridge – is set to begin major construction works in early 2018.
Various copper and zinc operations throughout North Queensland including operations in or near major mining towns such as Mount Isa, Cloncurry and Townsville mean Glencore is seeking to fill over 200 jobs.
Early works have commenced on the $131 million Yan Yean Road Upgrade in Victoria, with major construction works to begin in 2018.
The South Australian Government has granted approval to Archer Exploration – under its wholly-owned subsidiary Pirie Resources – for its Eyre Peninsula Graphite Project.
The City of Sydney has given AMP Capital approval to redevelop the heritage-listed 33 Alfred Street office tower in Circular Quay. Refurbishment works are expected to cost more than $156 million.
Federal funding worth $61.35 million has been approved to get the Newell Highway upgrade in New South Wales going, and tenders have also been called for the project.
Business News Australia has tipped Decmil Group as well placed to secure a $275 million engineering contract from Chinese Group Maoneng’s 250-megawatt Sunraysia solar project in NSW. This comes after signing a memorandum of understanding to complete early designs for the project.
The tender was released today for the construction of the $39.5 million Barneson Boulevard which is a project set to create jobs, assist in revitalising Darwin’s CBD and encourage private investment.
The $84.1 million M1 Princes Motorway upgrade between Picton Road and Bulli Tops is one step closer to construction with the design contract awarded to GHD.
Perth’s road network continues to transform at a rapid pace, with expressions of interest called for the design and construction of a widened Karel Avenue bridge across Roe Highway.
Densford Civil and Marine and Civil Joint Venture have been awarded the contract to improve safety on Albany Lake Grace Road (Chester Pass Road) - known as Amelup Curves- in the Great Southern region in Western Australia.