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Watpac begins Collie river bridge upgrade

Construction has commenced on the $16.54 million project to build a new bridge over Collie River.


Wastewater pipe upgrades for Victoria Park

The WA government is set to begin essential refurbishments to upgrade four kilometres of wastewater pipe in Victoria Park.


Cape York begins major road upgrade

Significant road works are set to begin this week on the Peninsula Developmental Road, covering more than 29 kilometres of the Cape York Peninsula.


Mid-West economic report released

The Mid West Development Commission released a regional guide for growth and development for Western Australia today as part of a $362 million state government funding initiative.


Professional services, construction technologies sectors open for comment

The Victorian government have publicly made available discussion papers on how best to expand professional services and construction technologies sectors.


Victoria to receive $20 million ambulance station upgrade

The Victorian Government has announced the upgrade of six ambulance stations as part of a $20 million investment to modernise public health utilities.


Public consultation on Hoddle Street/Punt Road

The VIC government has begun a round of public consultation for reducing congestion on the Hoddle Street/Punt Road corridor.


NT government announce plans for economic development

Chief Minister, Adam Giles, announced new economic plans at the Darwin Convention Centre today in an effort to deliver more jobs and increase state services.


Queensland government release road safety action plan

Minister for Road Safety, Mark Bailey, released the Queensland government’s new Road Safety Strategy and 2015-17 Action Plan today.


Cyclone affected communities to receive infrastructure upgrades

The NT government has pledged $1.52 million in infrastructure upgrades to East Arnhem Regional Council to improve road safety and support economic development.


$1.6 billion contract assigned for Toowoomba second range crossing

Nexus Consortium has been awarded the $1.6 billion Toowoomba Second Range Crossing contract under a 25-year public-private partnership.


Major Shepparton intersection seeks tender applications

Tender submissions are now being sought for the $7.5 million construction of a dual-lane roundabout based in Shepparton.


Draft released for Abbot Point coal port

Plans to further develop the Galilee Basin have taken a step forward today with the release of a draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Abbot Point coal port project.


Government awards contract for Sand Road interchange

Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development, Warren Truss, announced the acquisition of a contract for the $31.2 million Sand Road interchange. Cut & Fill Pty Ltd will deliver the project.


WA government awards contract to seal Gibb River Road

The WA government has awarded a contract to seal 10 kilometres of Gibb River Road in order to increase commuter safety.


Plans proposed for new $175 million hotel and apartment complex

A new 30-floor hotel and residential apartment has been planned for construction on a prime Adelaide city address.


Government releases plans for Camellia precinct upgrade

The NSW government has released plans of how they could potentially upgrade Sydney's Camellia Precinct over the coming years.


WA government begins country health upgrades

The WA government have completed infrastructure upgrades at Kojonup Hospital and Tambellup Nursing Post as part of $108.8 million of upgrades for 26 small country hospitals.


Plans underway to widen Bruce Highway

Warren Truss, Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development, announced today a $58 million project to widen the Bruce Highway south of Cairns.


Victorian government commits to the Murray Basin Rail project

The Victorian government has decided to back the $416 million Murray Basin Rail project which aims to upgrade the entire Murray Basin rail network.


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