Not only is the Queensland Government committed to creating local jobs, it is also committed to delivering quality education facilities for the growing community through a $346 million education package that will include the construction of four new state schools.
The development of a new $1.2 billion commercial tower above the future Victoria Cross Station in North Sydney, New South Wales has been given the green light as part of the third tranche of projects covered by the State Government’s Planning System Acceleration Program.
Several busy intersections across Adelaide are set for congestion-busting and jobs-creating upgrades with the Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for two work packages – with a combined value of $73 million – released to market.
Tenders for the construction of Brisbane’s first diverging diamond interchange at Strathpine has been released to market, taking the $30 million project closer to getting built and creating approximately 65 jobs.
A new Bridgewater river crossing in Tasmania is one step closer to becoming a reality with the release of the approved design requirements for the $576 million new Bridgewater Bridge project – the State’s largest investment in a single transport infrastructure project to date.
A new major milestone has been reached on the $175 million Albany Ring Road in Western Australia as the Western Australian Government names Decmil Group Limited as the preferred contractor to deliver the project.
The $85 million Bussell Highway Duplication project is a step closer to becoming a reality as tenders are now called for the delivery of Stage 1 of the project that will travelling in Western Australia’s south-west region safer and easier.
Adani Australia has awarded another contract for works at its Carmichael Coal Project in Queensland. Mackay-based G&S Engineering – a wholly owned subsidiary of DRA Global – was awarded the contract to design and build a new coal handling plant at the mine.