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NRW Holdings awarded $37m contract for works on Rio Tinto's Pilbara mine

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A major earthworks and civil works contract – valued at $37 million – for Rio Tinto’s Marandoo mine in Western Australia has been awarded to NRW Holdings.

Downer secures $600m contract for works at Blackwater coal mine

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Downer EDI has secured a $600 million three-year contract to provide mining and related services at the Blackwater coal mine in Central Queensland.

PYBAR secures underground mining contract for Woodlawn project in NSW

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PYBAR Mining Services has been awarded the underground mining contract for Heron Resources’ wholly-owned Woodlawn zinc-copper project located in Tarago, approximately 250 kilometres south west of Sydney, New South Wales.

Project spotlight: QLD Sunshine Coast Airport Expansion

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The Sunshine Coast Airport – located in Marcoola, Queensland  is set for an expansion that will enable it to meet the needs of the growing community as well as continue supporting the growth of the region’s economy.

VIC's $1bn Pentridge Prison transformation to support 8000 jobs

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Works are underway on a $1 billion redevelopment of the historic Pentridge Prison site in Melbourne, which is expected to support thousands of construction and on-going jobs.

Cbus Property awards $180m construction contract for Newmarket Randwick project in NSW

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Sydney-based builder Ganellen has been awarded a $180 million contract by Cbus Property to deliver the first stage of its masterplanned Newmarket Randwick development in New South Wales.

Works begin on $81m O’Herns Road Interchange in Melbourne’s North

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Melbourne’s north will soon benefit from improved traffic conditions and safer travels with works now underway on the $81 million O’Herns Road interchange upgrade in Epping.

Construction of URBNSURF Melbourne to support 300 jobs

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Australia is set to have its first man-made surf park in early 2019, with works due to begin on URBNSURF Melbourne located near the Melbourne Airport.

Downer secures $155m worth of contracts for works in NSW, WA and SA

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Downer Group continues to build their order book with the recent announcement of approximately $155 million worth of contract wins through its engineering, construction and maintenance divisions.

Works underway on QLD Progress Road upgrade Stage 4

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Works on the Progress Road upgrade Stage 4 in Queensland is well underway and the Brisbane City Council has awarded Moggill Constructions to deliver the project.

Construction of new Caboolture police facility to support local jobs

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Badge Construction has been appointed to deliver the new state-of-the-art Caboolture Police Station and District Headquarters, which has a project cost of $16.5 million.

$143m Googong town centre expansion in Canberra ready for construction

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Canberra’s Googong town centre expansion – a $143 million greenfields development – is set to begin construction this year.

New Frankston Station contract awarded to John Holland and KBR

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A multimillion-dollar contract for a new train station at Frankston will kick of works this month to be completed by the end of 2018.

Shortlisted builders announced for $5.4bn Cross River Rail in QLD

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Shortlisted tenderers have been announced for the delivery of the $5.4 billion Cross River Rail in Queensland, marking another milestone for the project.

West Gate Freeway widening works underway

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Works to widen Victoria's West Gate Freeway and construct the West Gate Tunnel citybound entrance is now ready to begin.

Underground mining contractor announced for Nullagine gold project in WA

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Western Australia-based business GBF Underground Mining Company has been awarded an underground mining contract for Millennium MineralsNullagine gold project - located approximately 185 kilometres north of Newman.

$40m tender released for Gunn Point Road upgrade in NT

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The Northern Territory Government has released a $40 million tender to realign and seal Gunn Point Road, with the project expected to support up to 380 jobs.

NTC awarded Wheatstone LNG plant contract

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NTC Contracting, based in Onslow, has been awarded a civil and earthworks contract at the Chevron operated Wheatstone LNG plant for up to five years.

Preferred builder announced for SA's $55m Gawler East Link Road

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The contract to design and build the $55 million Gawler East Link Road (GELR) in South Australia has been awarded to local company Bardavcol, and detailed design works are set to commence shortly.

EOIs open for $300m Mordialloc Bypass in VIC

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The $300 million Mordialloc Bypass project in Victoria is another step closer to construction, with Expressions of interest now open for submissions.

DECMIL wins contract for stage one of $139.4m Plenty Road Upgrade in VIC

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Major construction works on the $139.4 million Plenty Road Upgrade in Victoria is set to commence in the coming weeks.

127MW Tailem Bend Solar Project in SA set for construction

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Construction on the 127MW Tailem Bend Solar Project in South Australia is set to begin, with Equis Energy achieving financial close on the project.

$207m Pilgangoora mine expansion Stage Two announced

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After conducting a pre-feasibility study, Pilbara Minerals has announced that expansion works on the Pilgangoora project - located near Port Hedland in Western Australia - could get underway as early as this year.

Roper Bar mine in NT to restart operations

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The Roper Bar Mine Project in the Northern Territory is set to be revived, with its Mining Management Plan already approved. Britmar (Aus) Pty Ltd will be taking over the former Western Desert Resources (WDR) iron ore project that was liquidated back in April 2015.

$450m Northbank Goods Shed project in VIC gets construction go-ahead

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Private company Riverlee Group has been given approval for a $450 million redevelopment of the Northbank Goods Shed on the Yarra River in Melbourne, Victoria.

$117.5m hydrogen power plant to be built in SA

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Construction of a $117.5 million 15MW hydrogen electrolyser power plant is set to go underway near Port Lincoln in South Australia.

Northern Minerals launches recruitment drive for Browns Range mine in WA

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Works are progressing well on Northern MineralsBrowns Range heavy rare earths project in Western Australia’s East Kimberley region, with the installation of a pilot plant already underway.

18 bridges on QLD West Moreton rail network to be upgraded

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With a $28 million investment from the Queensland Government, 18 rail bridges on the West Moreton rail network – between Ipswich and Chinchilla – will be given a much needed upgrade.

New $200m wind farm in Far North QLD to support 200 construction jobs

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Far North Queensland (FNQ) will be home to a new $200 million wind farm project that will generate power enough to supply over 50,000 homes once it is operational.

Conplant Acquires Compaction Australia

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As of the 1st February 2018, it was released that Conplant has acquired Compaction Australia.

PACT Construction awarded $49 million worth of work

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PACT Construction has secured two contracts worth $37.7 million and $11.3 million respectively.

Works begin on $48m Toowoomba Range rail upgrade

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Work has commenced on the Queensland Government’s $48 million rail upgrade project along the Toowoomba Range.

$850m Coopers Gap Wind Farm in QLD now underway

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Construction on the $850 million Coopers Gap Wind Farm on Queensland’s Darling Downs region is now underway, and the project is expected to support up to 200 jobs.

Avalon Airport to receive International Terminal

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Victoria’s Avalon Airport is set to receive an International Terminal which will boost jobs and the state’s export markets.

Construction underway on new $295m gas-fired power plant in SA

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A new 210MW gas-fired power station is now underway in South Australia at Barker Inlet – approximately 18 kilometres from the Adelaide CBD.

$40m worth of SA bridge, culvert and road upgrades to support 106 jobs

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McConnell Dowell Constructions has been selected to deliver $40 million worth of bridge, culvert, road widening and intersection upgrades in regional South Australia.

CPB-Seymour Whyte JV to deliver a section of VIC's Western Highway

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Construction on the next stage of the Western Highway duplication between Buangor and Ararat is set to begin with the contract to deliver the project awarded to a joint venture between CPB Contractors and Seymour Whyte.

Contract awarded for Woodlawn mine port services work package

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Heron Resources has announced that it has awarded Port Kembla Gateway Pty Ltd (PKG) the port services contract for the Woodlawn Zinc-Copper Project in New South Wales.

Proposals requested for $50 million Wanneroo Road interchange

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Invitations for the proposals of the design and build of the $50 million Wanneroo Road and Joondalup Drive interchange have been sent to four main contractors.

BMD to deliver road upgrades at Kangaroo Island SA

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The South Australian Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) has awarded BMD Constructions the contract to deliver road resheeting upgrade works at Kangaroo Island.

Georgiou Group wins contract to upgrade a section of NSW's M1 Pacific Motorway

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Georgiou Group has been awarded the contract to deliver upgrades on the M1 Pacific Motorway at the Weakleys Drive and John Renshaw Drive intersection.

New milestone for $5.3bn Western Sydney Airport

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WSA Co is set to release an Expression of Interest (EOI) to market for the delivery of main earthworks and airside pavements for the $5.3 billion Western Sydney Airport project.

Ausdrill lined up for $180m Wodgina lithium mine contract

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Ausdrill has signed a letter of intent for a $180 million contract with Process Minerals International (PMI) – a subsidiary of Mineral Resources Limited – for works on the Wodgina lithium mine in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.

QLD's $1.1bn Herston Quarter redevelopment one step closer to construction

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The billion dollar Herston Quarter redevelopment in Queensland is one step closer to construction, with the approval of a $347 million specialist rehabilitation and ambulatory care centre (SRACC).