Western Australia’s $215 million Mitchell Freeway Extension to Alkimos is progressing towards construction as two shortlisted consortia are invited to submit their proposals for the congestion-busting project.
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Victorian Government is pushing through with delivering projects that will keep the State’s building and development sector running as well as create jobs by establishing the Building Victoria’s Recovery Taskforce.
Following the Request for Proposal (RFP) released in January of this year, two proponents have been shortlisted to progress to the next stage of bidding for the design and construction of the METRONET Morley-Ellenbrook Line in Western Australia.
The Cumberland Council has given Development Approval to Mirvac for its new industrial estate project to be located at 300 Manchester Road in Auburn, New South Wales. With this approval, Mirvac will continue progressing plans to get the project shovel ready in 2021 Financial Year.
Scott Technology Limited has awarded a contract to Kerman Contracting Pty Ltd to design and build a new automated iron ore sample processing laboratory facility at Rio Tinto’s Koodaideri Project in Western Australia.
The iconic East Perth Power Station in Western Australia is a step closer to being revitalised with two proponents named to deliver the upgrade project. Following a competitive process, Australian Capital Equity and Minderoo Group have been jointly appointed to transform the former industrial site.
Construction on the Carmichael mine and rail project in Queensland is pushing through amid the COVID-19 pandemic, with Adani Mining establishing strict measures for workers to help manage the risk of the virus.
A new major milestone on New South Wales’ $2.6 billion M6 Stage 1 has been reached with the State Government about to call for tender applications to build the vital project that will deliver the ‘missing link’ to connect Sydney’s south to the wider Sydney motorway network and create approximately 5,300 new jobs.
Works are getting underway to prepare for major construction on the $709 million Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 3A in Queensland, including fences being set up near light rail stops at Broadbeach to establish a construction compound for the project.
Another major development in Queensland is anticipated to begin construction this year and is set to aid in the State’s economic recovery from COVID-19 by creating over 1,000 jobs.
A new 20-storey office building is going to be built in Adelaide, South Australia which will create thousands of jobs during its construction as well as deliver long term savings for South Australian taxpayers.
Following the completion of designs for two work packages, another major milestone has been reached on the $1.03 billion M1 Pacific Motorway Upgrade between Varsity Lakes and Tugun (VL2T) in Queensland with the awarding of the first construction contract.
A new rare earths mining project in Western Australia is going to begin development soon as the Commonwealth Environmental Approval has been granted to Hastings Technology Metals for its Yangibana project.
A new Bayswater Station in Western Australia is one step closer to being built with the appointment of a preferred contractor to design and construct the future METRONET train station.
South Australia’s $231 million Ovingham level crossing removal progresses with the beginning of Expressions of Interest for major works on the project. This vital infrastructure is set to support jobs and local businesses during its construction.
Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for two major work packages for the Sydney Metro West project have been released to market, marking the beginning of the tender process for the delivery of about 50 kilometres’ worth of new metro railway tunnels between Greater Parramatta and the Sydney CBD.
Brisbane is one step closer to getting a new riverwalk following the appointment of the Georgiou Group and Brady Marine and Civil joint venture to undertake the construction of the $37 million Indooroopilly Riverwalk project for the Brisbane City Council.
As part of the massive Cross River Rail development in Queensland, a new priority development area (PDA) has been identified in Woolloongabba to support the construction of a new inner-city train station in the region.
A new $365 million managing contractor contract has been awarded to Lendlease Building Contractors for the delivery of the first tranche of works at HMAS Stirling and the Australian Maritime Complex in Western Australia.
Macmahon Holding’s recently acquired underground contracting business, GBF Group, has finalised and signed off on a contract with Silver Lake Resources for more works at the Mount Monger gold operations in Western Australia, extending GBF’s tenure until March 2023.
The Northern Territory is set to welcome its first lithium mine with the State Government giving its approval to Core Lithium’s Mine Management Plan (MMP) for the Finnis Lithium Project in the Top End. This is the final major approval needed for construction to begin on the new lithium project.
Construction on a new large-scale solar farm near Gladstone in Queensland is set to begin later this year as a Notice to Proceed (NTP) was issued to local transmission company, Powerlink, under its connection agreement with the project developer, Renew Estate.
Following the award of a $115 million contract in December 2019, Primero Group has been awarded new work contracts with a combined value of $20 million that will extend its scope of works at Rio Tinto’s Koodaideri and Mesa K operations in the Pilbara.