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Contract awarded for new Echuca roundabout

Work will begin soon on building a major new roundabout at the intersection of the Murray Valley Highway and Warren Street in Echuca, Victoria.


Rail Systems Alliance contractor revealed

Premier Daniel Andrews has announced that CPB Contractors and Bombardier Transportation will deliver the $1 billion Rail Systems Alliance.


New gold mine for Tennant Creek

The first new mine in the Tennant Creek area in over 10 years has been officially opened by Territory Minister for Primary Industry and Resources Ken Vowles.


Innovative construction process begins on Main Road South bridges

Two new bridges for the Darlington Upgrade Project will be constructed ‘off-site’ and moved into position, in an Australian-first for a civil construction project of its scale.


Road widening works complete in Annandale

Townsville motorists now have access to the newly improved William Angliss/Mervyn Crossman Drive intersection after it was reopened to traffic.


Kennedy Developmental Road upgrade works underway

Works have officially begun on the $53.32 million Kennedy Developmental Road (Hann Highway) upgrades between Mount Garnet and Hughenden.


Cross Yarra Partnership selected to deliver Metro Tunnel project

Premier Daniel Andrews has announced that the Cross Yarra Partnership has been selected to build the Metro Tunnel and five new underground stations.


Construction underway on new Sydney Light Rail stop

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has given an update on the progress of the Sydney Light Rail project, revealing that more than a third of the track installed and that construction is now underway on the first of 19 light rail stops.


Contract awarded for new Big Horse and Little Horse Creek bridges

Works to strengthen the Victoria Highway between Western Australian and the Northern Territory will soon be underway, with the contract to deliver the $35.5 million bridge replacement projects at Big Horse and Little Horse Creeks awarded.


Tenders to open later this year for South Gippsland Highway realignment

Expressions of interest have been advertised to design and construct the realignment of the South Gippsland Highway at Black Spur, Koonwarra.


Bill Fulton Bridge nearly complete

The last of the concrete needed for the bridge will be poured this week as construction of the new Bill Fulton Bridge nears completion.


Cairns Convention Centre expansion concept unveiled

Treasurer and Member for Mulgrave Curtis Pitt has unveiled initial draft concept drawings for how the massive $176 million overhaul of the Cairns Convention Centre might look.


Upgraded rest area on Peak Downs Highway now open

Fatigued drivers will now be able to rest on the Peak Downs Highway more easily following recent upgrades to a rest area between Moranbah and Clermont.


Works begin on new New England Highway overtaking lanes

Works on the $7 million project to provide additional overtaking lanes on the New England Highway between Yarraman and Toowoomba have begun, supporting 22 jobs during construction.


Construction complete on alternative St Kilda tram stop

Acting Minister for Public Transport John Eren has inspected two new tram stops and four kilometres of rail that was built during a successful school holiday construction blitz that will enable Metro Tunnel works to be undertaken.


New Rockingham social housing development complete

Housing Minister Peter Tinley has officially opened a new affordable housing development in the heart of Rockingham.


Safety improvements made to Sofala Road

Two dangerous sections of road in the central west of New South Wales have been upgraded using funds from the Australian Government’s Black Spot Programme.


Townsville Entertainment and Convention Centre refurbishment complete

The Townsville Entertainment and Convention Centre will now be able to host major events following the completion of a $5 million facelift to update air conditioning, arena flooring and lighting and safer emergency exits.


$5.6 million redevelopment announced for Cairns Ambulance Station

Cairns Ambulance Station and Operations Centre will receive a $5.6M redevelopment in order to better meet the growing demand for ambulance services in the region.


Tender called for Rangeville social housing complex works

The Palaszczuk Government has called on eligible Toowoomba construction companies to tender for the construction of a new social housing complex in Rangeville.


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