Decmil has secured a new contract to extend and upgrade the existing Mulla Mulla Village that supports BHP’s South Flank and Mining Area C operations in Western Australia. Including this new award, Decmil’s total contract value for works at the Mulla Mulla Village is now at $153 million.
BHP has awarded a $250 million contract for works at its multi-billion dollar South Flank operations. Thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions has secured this contract to deliver a massive order of rail mounted stackers and reclaimers at the Pilbara operations.
Development of Adani Group’s Carmichael coal mine and rail infrastructure is set to go underway soon, with the Indian mining company announcing that it will fully fund the project itself.
Rio Tinto is set to commence construction on the Koodaideri iron ore project in Western Australia in 2019, with the company approving a $3.5 billion investment for the development of the Pilbara mine.
Perth Airport’s International Terminal is set to be connected with a pedestrian bridge called Skybridge to the new METRONET Airport Central Station that is being built alongside the Forrestfield-Airport Link project.
First revealed in May 2018, Brisbane’s four-stage Indooroopilly bikeway has now been transformed into a Riverwalk that will eventually be connecting the western suburbs of Kenmore and Indooroopilly with the University of Queensland.
Western Australia’s Thornlie-Cockburn Link and Yanchep Rail Extension - two METRONET projects - have been granted priority status by Infrastructure Australia, moving the two projects even closer towards construction.
Major works on the Western Sydney Airport at Badgerys Creek is getting closer to take off, with a major contract award and the announcement of shortlisted bidders for the first bulk earthworks package that will prepare the site for construction.
A joint venture between Energy Estate and MirusWind has proposed the development of a 4GW hybrid renewable energy project in New South Wales’ New England tablelands, approximately 55 kilometres south of Armidale.
Queensland is set to have its first dedicated mega cruise ship terminal in 2020, and its development is moving forward with the release of a new fly-through for the $158 million Brisbane International Cruise Terminal at the Port of Brisbane.
Construction has commenced on Brisbane’s first new inner city state secondary school to be built after more than five decades. The new college is being delivered as part of the Queensland Government’s Building Future Schools Fund.
Works is set to go underway on an $800 million expansion project that will almost double the size of the Karrinyup Shopping Centre in Western Australia, with AMP Capital - in behalf of UniSuper - naming Multiplex as the preferred builder for the project.
Major milestones have been marked on Senex Energy’s Western Surat Gas Project (WSGP), with a preferred builder announced and the beginning of construction on the Roma North natural gas development in Queensland.
Golding Contractors - a subsidiary of NRW Holdings - has secured an early contractor involvement (ECI) contract with Fitzroy Australia Resources for works at the recently announced coking coal mine in Queensland’s Bowen Basin.
Stage 2 of the Pilgangoora Lithium-Tantalum Project expansion in Western Australia has progressed, with Pilbara Minerals’ board approving the development of the project. The second stage of the mine expansion was first announced in February of this year.
The Western Australian Government has given the environmental approval to US-based Albemarle Corporation for the development of a $1 billion lithium plant in the Kemerton Strategic Industrial Area, about 17 kilometres north east of Bunbury.
GR Engineering Services (GRES) has secured a $366.3 million contract from Sheffield Resources for engineering design, procurement and construction of a processing plant at the Thunderbird Mineral Sands Project in Western Australia.
The Western Sydney Airport visitor centre has landed new milestones, with the first concept design revealed as well as the award of a major contract for the project.
Construction is anticipated to commence next year on the new multi-million dollar Sydney Fish Market at Blackwattle Bay, with the final project design - done by Danish firm 3XN and Sydney-based BVN and Aspect Studios - revealed to the public.
The Australian Government is investing up to $112 million towards the delivery of the Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 3A in Queensland, which is set to slash travel times by about 16 minutes.
McConnell Dowell is set to deliver works on New South Wales’ Mulgoa Road / Castlereagh Road Upgrade in Penrith, with the company awarded the contract to upgrade the Jane Street - Union Road to Museum Drive section of the project.
The Star Entertainment Group, together with its partners, is set to expand its The Star Gold Coast operations, with the Queensland Government giving its approval for a $2 billion masterplan that will transform the precinct.
Queensland’s Hummock Hill Island is set for a boost in jobs and tourism with the State’s independent Coordinator-General approving a $1.2 billion masterplanned resort development with strict conditions.
Georgiou Group will be working on New South Wales’ Sydney Metro Northwest project, with the company awarded a $25 million contract. This is Georgiou Group’s first awarded contract for works on this multi-billion dollar project.
The New South Wales Department of Planning and Environment has given the green light for construction on a new $117 million solar project at the site of the Vales Point Power Station, approximately 35 kilometres south of Newcastle.
Development of Fitzroy Australia Resources’ Ironbark No. 1 coking coal mine in Queensland is set to go underway, with the State Government signing off on a mining lease for the new Bowen Basin mine.
Construction is now underway on a $425 million mixed-use innovation precinct on the site of the former Royal Women’s Hospital in Melbourne. The project, named Melbourne Connect, was developed by the University of Melbourne together with a Lendlease-led consortium.