Toowoomba-based business Wagners has been awarded a $35 million works contract for Adani’s Carmichael project in Queensland, which will get the company to assume the lead contractor role for quarry operations at the Galilee Basin mine.
Expressions of Interest (EOIs) to design and build the $180 million Townsville Ring Road Stage 5 project has been released to market, keeping the ‘road boom’ rolling in the region.
Throughout 2019, numerous projects in the resources sector have been announced or commenced construction. On this new Throwback Thursday series of posts, we will be looking back on the five most viewed resources sector stories of 2019 on the PlantMiner blog.
More than $1 billion in funding is being invested by the Australian and Victorian Governments towards the delivery of road safety improvements and congestion-busting projects across the State.
Western Australians are set to benefit from a $940 million infrastructure funding boost from the Australian and State Governments, which will help deliver a number of congestion-busting projects across Western Australia.
A new major milestone has been reached on two of Western Australia’s METRONET development with the announcement of the NEWest Alliance as the preferred contractor for the projects.
Improved traffic flow, safety and freight productivity as well as reduced congestion will be delivered through an expanded scope of the Port Wakefield Overpass and Duplication Project in South Australia.
Construction has commenced on the $95 million Avon River Bridge replacement project at Stratford, marking a new major milestone on the Gippsland Line Upgrade in Victoria.
Victorian motorists will soon travel through a straighter and safer South Gippsland Highway with construction anticipated to commence in early 2020 on a $115.2 million road realignment project.
A massive $1.9 billion funding boost has been committed by the Federal Government to build safer and better road and rail infrastructure for Queensland.
Expressions of Interest for the design and construction of the $175 million Albany Ring Road in Western Australia has been released to market, with major construction works anticipated to commence in late-2020 - subject to the granting of necessary environmental and heritage approvals.
A $415 million infrastructure package has been committed to help bust congestion and improve safety on South Australia regional roads as well as help drive jobs and strengthen the local economy.
A new $500 million hybrid solar and wind farm is set to be built in South Australia as Spanish company Iberdrola steps into the Australian renewable energy market.
Major construction on the first stage of the $20 million Golden Grove Road upgrade in South Australia is ready to commence in late 2019, with the major works contract awarded to South Australia-based company Civil & Allied Technical Construction Pty Ltd.
Another section of Tasmania’s Richmond Road Master Plan is set to begin construction this month following the awarding of Hazell Bros as the winning tenderer to deliver the safety upgrades.
Metro Mining Limited has secured a 9-year Loan Facility amounting to approximately $47.5 million from the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) to get works underway on the Bauxite Hills Mine Stage 2 Expansion in Queensland.
Four dangerous and congested level crossings in Preston, Victoria will be permanently gone by the end of 2022 as early works commence to remove the Bell Street, Cramer Street, Murray Road and Oakover Road level crossings.
Work is now underway to deliver a new hydrogen export pilot project located at the AGL Loy Yang site in Traralgon in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley.
Community consultation has commenced for the Lindum level crossing upgrade in Queensland, bringing the project a step closer to becoming a reality.
Western Australia’s $215 million Mitchell Freeway Extension between Hester Avenue to Romeo Road marks a new major milestone with the release of Expressions of Interest for the design and construction contract.
The mineral processing plant expansion at the Carosue Dam gold operations in Western Australia is one step closer to commencing construction as Saracen Gold Mines Pty Ltd - a wholly-owned subsidiary of Saracen Mineral Holdings Limited - awards the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to GR Engineering Services.
The Acciona Clough Joint Venture (ACJV) will continue delivering works at Rio Tinto’s Koodaideri iron ore project in the Pilbara region of Western Australia with the award of a new construction contract from Main Roads WA.
Registration of Interest for the design and construction of the first stage of the Barton Highway Upgrade in New South Wales have been released to market, with industry partners invited to submit their interests.
A new Inner City South State Secondary College in Dutton Park, Queensland is on track to welcoming its first Year 7 students in 2021 with the announcement of CIMIC Group company and CPB Contractor’s wholly-owned subsidiary Broad Construction as the preferred builder for the $130 million school development.
A new clean fuels condensate processing plant is set to be built in Darwin, Northern Territory and the $1.2 billion project is anticipated to support up to 400 jobs during its construction and about 140 ongoing jobs once operational.