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Contractors appointed to deliver works on Snowy 2.0

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The multi-billion dollar Snowy Hydro expansion - more commonly known as Snowy 2.0 - is moving forward with a number of contractors appointed to deliver various works on the project following an 18-month competitive tender process.

Congestion-busting road works set for Brisbane's north with $80m investment

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Motorists travelling across Brisbane’s north will soon experience less congestion and quicker travel times with an $80 million investment to fund congestion busting projects across the region.

Downer appointed to deliver $450m Solar River Project in SA

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The $450 million first stage of the Solar River Project near Robertstown, South Australia is set to begin construction in May, with Downer appointed as the contractor to deliver the works.

Core Lithium appoints three contractors for works at the Finniss Lithium Project NT

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Following the announcement of the Mineral Lease grant from the State Government, Core Lithium Ltd has awarded three major contracts for works at its wholly-owned Finniss Lithium Project near Darwin in the Northern Territory.

Decmil begins major construction on 255MW Sunraysia Solar Farm in NSW

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Following the award of the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract in October 2018, Decmil has commenced major construction on Maoneng Australia’s 255MW Sunraysia Solar Farm in New South Wales.

Roadworks begin on $2bn Carmichael coal project in QLD

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Roadworks are now underway as part of Adani’s $2 billion Carmichael coal mine and rail project in Central Queensland’s Galilee Basin, west of Mackay.

NRW awarded $65m bulk earthworks contract on Rio Tinto Koodaideri project

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NRW Holdings is set to deliver bulk earthworks at the Koodaideri iron ore project in Western Australia’s Pilbara region with a $65 million contract win from Rio Tinto.

Valmec secured $22m gas pipeline works contract from Jemena

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A $22 million contract - to be executed via a turnkey basis - has been awarded by Jemena to Valmec Limited for works to deliver infrastructure as part of the Atlas Gas Pipeline Project located in South West Queensland.

Shortlisted builders announced for $481m Cairns Southern Access Corridor Stage 3

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A new milestone has been marked on the $481 million Bruce Highway - Cairns Southern Access Corridor Stage 3, with two shortlisted tenderers invited to participate in the Early Contractor Involvement (ECI) phase of the project.

QLD Government invests $200m to Rockhampton Ring Road project

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The Queensland Government will be investing approximately $200 million towards the Rockhampton Ring Road project, with which the Australian Government has already committed $800 million for its delivery.

Local content to be priorities in Sconi mine development in QLD

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13 acres of freehold land within the town of Greenvale in North Queensland has been purchased by Australian Mines Limited to support the development of the company’s wholly-owned Sconi cobalt-nickel-scandium project.

New lithium mine in NT expected to create hundreds of local jobs

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The Northern Territory is set to have its first lithium mine development, with the State Government granting the Mineral Lease to Core Lithium Ltd - under Lithium Developments (Grant NT) Pty Ltd - for the Finniss Lithium Project.

GRES awarded $50m EPC contract for Sandy Ridge mine facility in WA

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Following the approval of the Sandy Ridge Project, Tellus Holdings has awarded a $50 million engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to GR Engineering Services (GRES) for the delivery of a new waste facility on site.

Barminco awarded underground mining services contract for Rosemont mine WA

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Mining contractor Barminco has secured a contract from Regis Resources for underground mining services at the Rosemont Underground operations - which is part of the Duketon Gold Project located approximately 130 kilometres north of Laverton in Western Australia.

$71m Bruce Highway Upgrade works package awarded to Downer

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A $71 million contract has been awarded to Downer by the Fulton Hogan - Seymour Whyte Joint Venture for works on the multi-million dollar Bruce Highway Upgrade between Caloundra Road and Sunshine Motorway in the Sunshine Coast, Queensland.

UGL wins $200m worth of contracts in oil and gas sector in VIC and WA

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CIMIC Group company UGL Limited has secured more work contracts with a total value of approximately $200 million. The contracts are for the extension of supply maintenance and turnaround services for clients in the oil and gas sector in Western Australia and Victoria.

$407m Darlington Point Solar Farm in NSW nears construction

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The $407 million Darlington Point Solar Farm development near Griffiths in New South Wales has marked new milestones with project developer Edify Energy together with its partner Octopus Investments reaching financial close, taking the project one step closer to construction.

Woodside awards 4 contracts for $15.3bn Scarborough LNG Project in WA

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Woodside Petroleum is moving forward with the $15.3 billion Scarborough LNG Project, with the company awarding four contracts for the delivery of front-end engineering design.

New Kilcoy Creek Bridge in QLD set for construction in 2019

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A new bridge over the Kilcoy Creek along the D’Aguilar Highway in Queensland is set to be constructed later this year to replace the existing 85-year-old timber bridge, improving road conditions for all motorists passing through the route.

Excavation commences on Parkville Station for VIC's Metro Tunnel

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Excavation works are now underway on the site of the future Parkville Station, which is part of the $11 billion Metro Tunnel Project in Victoria.

Tunnelling begins on Sydney Metro City and Southwest at Chatswood

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Work continues to deliver the Sydney Metro and Southwest project in New South Wales, as a third tunnel boring machine (TBM) named Wendy begins digging into the next stage of the 31-kilometre twin tunnels that will run under the centre of Sydney and deep beneath the Sydney Harbour.

900MW Yarrabee Solar Farm in NSW given the go-ahead for construction

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New South Wales is one step closer to having its largest solar farm development, with the State Government giving the go-ahead in December 2018 to the construction of the 900MW Yarrabee Solar Farm.

Planning approval granted to $1.5bn Golden Plains Wind Farm VIC

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Planning approval has been granted by the State Government to the Golden Plains Wind Farm in Victoria, taking the $1.5 billion renewable energy project one step closer to construction. This wind farm is lodged to become one of Australia’s largest wind farms.

Construction underway on $47m Kwinana Northbound Smart Freeway project

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Following the announcement of a preferred builder in September 2018, construction is now underway on the $47 million Kwinana Northbound Smart Freeway project - Perth's first smart freeway - that will deliver better travel between Perth’s CBD and the southern suburbs.

CPB Contractors to deliver $194m NSW Coffs Harbour Hospital Expansion

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Construction on the Coffs Harbour Hospital expansion in New South Wales is set to begin in April 2019, with CPB Contractors appointed by the State Government to deliver the main works for the project. CPB Contractors was awarded a $116 million contract for this project.

Dargues Gold Project in NSW set to begin construction

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A major milestone has been marked on Diversified MineralsDargues Gold Project in New South Wales, with the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract awarded to DRA Global.

Barminco set to deliver works on $299m Odysseus nickel mine WA

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In October 2018, Western Areas has green lighted the development of the Odysseus nickel mine in Western Australia. Now, the $299 million project moves forward with early capital works underway and post definitive feasibility studies (DFS) planning also in progress.

Sedgman wins $155m Byerwen mine EPC contract

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Sedgman - a mineral processing company under CIMIC Group - will continue delivering work for QCoal at the Byerwen Coal Mine located approximately 20 kilometres west of Glenden in Central Queensland.

Rio Tinto awards Pilbara rail renewal services contract to Downer

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Downer EDI starts the year strong with a new contract award from Rio Tinto Iron Ore. Downer has secured a five-year rail renewal services contract for Rio Tinto's rail network in the Pilbara region in Western Australia. This adds to the Downer’s existing contract for track construction and tyre management services.

UGL Limited secures $180m works contract at BMA QLD coal operations

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Before 2018 ended, another CIMIC Group company has been awarded a works contract valued at approximately $180 million. UGL Limited has secured a multi-year contract for works across BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance’s (BMA) Bowen Basin, Queensland coal operations.

Works commence on Albemarle's $1bn Kemerton lithium plant in WA

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Works have commenced on Albemarle Corporation’s $1 billion lithium plant development in the Kemerton Strategic Industrial Area (SIA) - located approximately 17 kilometres north east of Bunbury - in Western Australia.

CIMIC Group companies win work at the $1bn Olive Downs Project in QLD

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Two CIMIC Group companies will be working together to deliver work for Pembroke Resources at the Olive Downs Coking Coal Project Central Queensland, near Moranbah and Dysart.

FMG appoints NRW Holdings to deliver Eliwana iron ore rail project in WA

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A new milestone has been reached on Fortescue Metals Group’s (FMG) $1.69 billion Eliwana iron ore project in Western Australia’s Pilbara region with NRW Holdings being appointed as the contractor to deliver Stage One of the rail component of the project.

Lendlease to deliver $476m new Victoria Cross Station for Sydney Metro

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A new Victoria Cross Station is set to transform North Sydney and Lendlease will be delivering the $476 million train station with a landmark mixed-use building above it.