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Hastings River bridge construction underway

CONSTRUCTION is about to begin on the new Hastings River Bridge north of Port Macquarie as part of the Australian and NSW Governments' $820 million Oxley Highway to Kundabung upgrade.


Tender awarded for $28 million Wyong Road and Enterprise Drive intersection upgrade

Road users are soon to benefit from a major project to improve the Wyong Road and Enterprise Drive intersection at Berkeley Vale with the building tender awarded to BMD Constructions Pty Ltd.


M1 Kariong to Somersby detailed design contract awarded

PLANNING is progressing on the M1 Pacific Motorway upgrade between the Kariong and Somersby, with the detailed design contract awarded to Hyder Consulting Pty Ltd.


Road work begins on Cooroy to Curra upgrade

EARLY works have commenced on the Bruce Highway Upgrade - Cooroy to Curra - Section C project south of Gympie.


Work starts on New Nambucca River Bridge

WORK has started on construction of a new bridge over the Nambucca River at Macksville, part of the $830 million Warrell Creek to Nambucca Heads upgrade along the Pacific Highway.


New design for Wickham transport interchange

A new design for the transport interchange at Wickham has been released, which will create jobs and link commuters with trains, buses and taxis across Newcastle.


New high-tech centre for Western Sydney

A new high-tech employment, education and housing project in Western Sydney is one step closer to becoming a reality.


Revitalising Newcastle: Design revealed for Wickham transport interchange

NSW Premier Mike Baird and Transport Minister Andrew Constance unveiled the new design for the transport interchange at Wickham - a key project that will link customers with trains, buses, taxis and create employment in Newcastle.


More commuter parking on the way for Gosford Station

NSW Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Andrew Constance announced construction will start in the coming weeks on a further 26 commuter car parking spaces near Gosford Station.


Townsville first stop on the electric super highway

Townsville could soon have the first service station in Australia where drivers can fast-charge their electric vehicles using solar energy.


Tiger Brennan Drive transformation continues

Development on Tiger Brennan Drive continues to advance with the contract awarded for an off ramp extension aimed at improving road safety for Territorians.


Airstrip for Shannons Creek

A $4.7 million upgrade to the Silver City Highway including an emergency landing airstrip at Shannons Creek has been completed.


$39.1 million to fix local black spots in Victoria

The Australian Government is building safer roads and a stronger economy through the national Black Spot Programme.


Major Contractor Announced for Palmerston Regional Hospital

Lend Lease, one of Australia's largest and most successful construction companies, has been selected as the managing contractor for the 116-bed $150 million Palmerston Regional Hospital.


$60 million hotel launched at Essendon Airport

DEPUTY Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss officially launched the new $60 million Hyatt Place Hotel at Essendon Airport in Melbourne.


$13 million for a better Diamantina Developmental Road

A total of $13 million will be spent on the Diamantina Developmental Road, with four key upgrades from Charleville to Boulia identified as a part of the $40 million roads funding package for western Queensland.


WestConnex Stage 2 begins 18 months early

Construction has begun on the King Georges Road Interchange Upgrade, 18 months ahead of schedule. The $130 million project will fix one of the city's worst bottlenecks.


Approval for extension of Austen Quarry at Hartley

An application to expand the Austen Quarry near Hartley to continue the supply of construction materials and preserve jobs has been approved by the Department of Planning and Environment, subject to conditions.


Convention Centre project supporting steel suppliers

About 3000 tonnes of steel is being fabricated in South Australia in preparation for construction of Stage Two of the Convention Centre redevelopment.


Territory on track for economic success

The Northern Territory’s economy is continuing to power ahead according to two independent reports released today.


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