A number of major Queensland rail projects with a total value of $305 million are set to deliver more than a thousand regional rail jobs across the State.
A six-week Request for Tender (RFT) process has commenced for the rail and bridge component of the $69 million Denny Avenue level crossing removal project in Western Australia. Three proponents have been requested to submit their tenders.
A new landmark development as part of the massive Sydney Metro project is one step closer to construction, with a consortium comprising of CPB Contractors, Oxford Properties Group and Grocon awarded the $463 million contract to deliver the new Pitt Street Station.
Over the next 12 months, two vital arterial roads in Western Australia will go under major safety improvements and upgrade works with more than $24 million invested by the State Government to deliver these projects.
Construction on the $86 million Roe Highway and Kalamunda Road interchange upgrade in Western Australia is now underway and the project is set to significantly improve safety on this stretch of road for the almost 60,000 motorists passing through it daily.
Queensland’s $5.4 billion Cross River Rail project has reached another major milestone. The State Government has just announced the preferred locations of three new train stations in the Gold Coast.
CIMIC Group company Thiess will continue delivering works at the Curragh Mine in Queensland, with the company recently awarded a six-year $1.3 billion contract extension by Coronado Global Resources Inc.
Plans to remove level crossings across the Armadale Line in Western Australia is moving forward with the release of tenders for work on the METRONET project that will bust congestion along the rail line.
A new massive hybrid renewable energy project is set to be built in Burra in South Australia’s Mid North region. The project is being developed by Neoen Australia and it will comprise of a 1,200MW wind farm, a 600MW solar farm and about 900MW of battery storage.
With the first sod turned, construction can commence on the third stage of the Karratha-Tom Price Road Upgrade in Western Australia, which is expected to support up to 100 local jobs during the construction phase.
Lendlease has secured a contract with the Department of Defence for the delivery of new infrastructure and facilities at the RAAF Base in Townsville, Queensland, which will support the three additional Chinook Helicopters for the 5th Aviation Regiment.
Western Australia’s $852 million Bunbury Outer Ring Road (BORR) reaches a new major milestone with Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for the design and construction of the project opened for submissions.
A $500 million methanol plant has been proposed to be built near Darwin in the Northern Territory and the project has the possibility to create up to 1,000 jobs during construction as well as about 350 direct and indirect ongoing jobs.
The Australian Government has awarded major project status to Australian Vanadium Ltd (AVL) for its Australian Vanadium Project located approximately 43 kilometres south of the Meekatharra mining town and 740 kilometres north-east of Perth.
A new 100MW solar farm is set to be built in Benger, Western Australia after the proposed renewable energy project was voted to be advertised for public comment by the Harvey Shire Council.
A joint investment valued at $367.5 million has been committed by the Australian and Victorian Governments to get the next stage of the Monash Freeway Upgrade going.
Ornatas - an Australian aquaculture company - has proposed to build a land-based Tropical Rock Lobster farm in North Queensland which will create up to 1,000 jobs for the region.
Victoria’s largest public transport project - the Suburban Rail Loop - marks new major milestones with the announcement of the preferred route for Stage 1 and the establishment of a new dedicated authority that will deliver the project.
Construction is now underway on a new $163 million dual-branded hotel at Melbourne Airport which is set to provide more accommodation options to the growing number of travellers in and around the airport.
The Queensland Government has given the go-ahead to the development of a new $128 million wind farm within the South Burnett Regional Council which will support up to 100 jobs for regional Queensland.
The proposed Subi East redevelopment in Western Australia is one step closer to becoming a reality with the State Government approving the business case for the project as well as the commitment of about $227 million towards the development of a new inner-city hub in Perth.
Following the beginning of registrations of interest for the delivery of the terminal precinct, New South Wales’ Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) Airport marks another milestone with the award of the major bulk earthworks contract.
Victoria’s largest road project - the $15.8 billion North East Link - has marked a new major milestone with the announcement of three shortlisted consortia to build the twin road tunnels.