John Holland is ready to begin construction on Australia’s first dedicated cardiac facility - the Victorian Heart Hospital - located within Monash University’s Clayton campus in Melbourne’s south-east, with the final contracts already signed.
The removal of three level crossings along Victoria’s Werribee line - Werribee and Cherry streets in Werribee and Old Geelong Road in Hoppers Crossing - are being fast tracked, which means no more level crossings on Wyndham’s Metro lines by 2022.
Construction is now underway on Melbourne Airport’s $300 million Taxiway Zulu and Northern Access Route project which will reconfigure existing taxiways and apron layout, with Fulton Hogan undertaking the delivery of this project.
Queensland’s Nambour General Hospital is getting ready to begin major construction on its $86 million redevelopment project that will expand the hospital’s capacity as well as upgrade existing clinical areas.
Property developer PDG marks new milestones on its $750 million mixed-use Elizabeth North development, with the project given planning approval for its first stage and the appointment of construction company Probuild to deliver it.
Construction is now underway on the $276 million Berrybank Wind Farm in Western Victoria - approximately 80 kilometres west of Geelong. The delivery of the 180MW wind farm is headed by Global Power Generation, a joint venture between Naturgy Energy Group and Kuwait Investment Authority.
The next stage of Bruce Highway upgrades for the Sunshine Coast is set to go underway, with a $3.13 billion pipeline of works for four years highlighted in the 2019-20 State Budget.
The Victorian Government has commenced the search for a consortium to deliver the $1.5 billion Footscray Hospital, with Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for design, construction, finance and maintenance released to market.
Regional New South Wales will be seeing better road, rail and freight networks, with various transport infrastructure projects set to go underway. The projects are boosted by the record $55.6 billion investment through the 2019-20 State Budget.
Major Rockhampton roads are set to be transformed with the help of the $23 billion investment for road, rail and transport infrastructure projects announced earlier this month as part of the 2019-20 State Budget.
The South Australian Government has released the 2019-20 State Budget and it includes a pipeline of projects worth approximately $11.9 billion for over four years from 2019-20 to 2022-23, which will transform the State regions as well as create jobs in the construction and trade industries.
The New South Wales Government has made a record investment of $55.6 billion through the 2019-20 State Budget to deliver transport infrastructure across the State over the next four years to help ease congestion and keep the community moving.
Tenders have been released to market for works to strengthen six bridges across Tasmania as part of the Freight Access Bridge Upgrade Program - a $19 million statewide program that aims to strengthen a number of bridges on key freight routes that connect to ports, transport hubs and major industries.
Through the 2019-20 State Budget, the South Australian Government will be delivering $402 million for two grade separation projects, which will help build infrastructure and bust congestion on State roads.
The Queensland Government is going to be investing approximately $200 million to deliver the next stage of the Gateway Motorway upgrade from Bracken Ridge to the Bruce Highway merge. This commitment is part of the $3.13 billion program of works for the State’s roads and transport infrastructure to be delivered over the next four years.
Queensland’s Department of Environment and Science has approved the Groundwater Dependent Ecosystem Management Plan (GDEMP) for Adani’s Carmichael Coal Mine and, with the final environmental approval granted, construction is ready to ramp up in the coming weeks.
Designs have been released for the new Moreland and Coburg Stations, taking the two stations one step closer to construction. The stations are part of the Bell to Moreland level crossing removal project that will see four dangerous and congested level crossing removed along the Upfield Line.
Safety upgrades are now underway on the Bruce Highway between Townsville and Ingham, with works commencing on the $22.1 million package of works at Bluewater - approximately 30 kilometres north of Townsville.
A significant $1.115 billion is going to be invested by the South Australian Government through the 2019-20 State Budget for the delivery of road projects and infrastructure upgrades.
Rail Projects Victoria has opened the Registration of Interest (ROI) process for what will be Victoria’s largest public transport project in history - the Suburban Rail Loop - following the beginning of an extensive stakeholder engagement process last month.
Works to remove the Toorak Road level crossing in Kooyong, Victoria is one step closer with the $89 million contract to deliver the project awarded to the alliance between Laing O’Rourke, Jacobs and Metro.
Mirvac has turned the first sod to signal the beginning of construction on the $300 million residential tower at Melbourne’s Yarra’s Edge precinct. This development is anticipated to support up to 2,000 jobs as well as create homes for about 3,000 residents.
A record $23 billion has been invested through the Queensland Budget 2019-20 to support more than 21,500 local jobs as well as deliver roads and transport infrastructure over the next four years.
Up to $500 million from the Queensland Government - announced ahead of the State Budget - is going to be invested to promote mining and exploration in the north west as well as boost mineral freight export on the Mount Isa Line.
Western Australia’s Midland Redevelopment Area is going to be expanded to include the Bayswater and Forrestfield station precincts, creating the METRONET East Redevelopment Areas which will focus on vibrancy, housing and jobs.
More than $144 million will be invested by the Queensland Government for the delivery of key Cairns road projects. This funding is part of $1.45 billion invested on a four-year program for Far North roads.
A preferred route has been chosen by the Western Australian Government for the Bunbury Outer Ring Road (BORR) southern alignment, taking the project one step closer to construction. With the preferred route set, further project planning and design will go underway before it is referred to the Federal and State environmental regulators for approval.
Local business Ostojic Group has secured a $26 million contract to deliver the final stage of the Litchfield Park Road upgrade that will ensure a year-round access to Litchfield National Park in the Northern Territory.
Onsite Rental Group has been awarded a contract valued at almost $30 million to provide ancillary as well as light mobile equipment (LME) across Rio Tinto Iron Ore’s Pilbara and coastal operations over the next three years.
Works to upgrade Western Australia’s Karel Avenue will soon commence and Georgiou Group has been awarded the design and construction contract for the $24 million project.
A principal contractor as well as 28 local subcontractors have been appointed to deliver the $25.9 million East Shores 1B project in Gladstone, Queensland. The project is anticipated to create more than 300 jobs.
The South Australian Government will invest $51 million from the State Budget 2019-20 to deliver upgrades to three intersections in the northern suburbs to improve traffic flow on Main North and Grand Junction Roads.
The contractor to deliver Australian Industrial Energy’s Port Kembla Gas Terminal (PKGT) in New South Wales has been announced, marking a new major project milestone following the grant of development approval at the end of April this year.
PYBAR Mining Services has announced that it has been awarded a contract by Gold Fields to undertake the development of the Hamlet North project at the St Ives gold operations located near Kambalda in Western Australia.