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Construction starts on $43 million Richmond High School

Premier Daniel Andrews, Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Richmond Richard Wynne today joined local community members to mark the start of construction of the $43 million Richmond High School.


Tenderer announced for Chandler Highway upgrade works

Works to remove two notorious bottlenecks along the Chandler Highway will start within months, with Seymour Whyte Constructions announced today as the successful tenderer for the project.


Ballarat Health Services preparing for next stage of upgrade works

The Andrews Labor Government will soon begin planning for the next stages of development at Ballarat Health Services, including the fit-out of a shell space in the revamped hospital with even more operating theatres.


Burnett River Bridge works on track

Main Roads and Road Safety Minister Mark Bailey has revealed the $11.5 million project to build the new Burnett River Bridge on Monto-Mount Perry Road is on track with bridge deck units currently being installed.


Warrego Highway Toowoomba to Oakey Duplication Stage 2 works to begin shortly

Construction of the $160 million Warrego Highway Toowoomba to Oakey Duplication Stage 2 project between Charlton and Kingsthorpe will begin shortly, with civil construction company the Georgiou Group awarded the contract for the project.


$4 million grant enables 13 female sporting change rooms to be built

Thirteen South Australian sporting clubs will share in $4 million worth of grants to upgrade and build female change rooms as part of the State Government’s Female Facilities Program.


Three more level crossings to be removed on Frankston rail line

The Andrews Labor Government is removing three more dangerous and congested level crossings on the Frankston line and building two new stations.


Works begin to enable Victoria’s first high capacity train line

Work has begun to prepare the Cranbourne-Pakenham line for the 65 new High-Capacity Metro Trains being built in Victoria by the Andrews Labor Government.


Planning process begins to upgrade Bankstown rail line

The formal planning process has started on the Sydenham to Bankstown upgrade, with an official application lodged for the project.


Preferred route chosen for Parramatta Light Rail project

Premier Gladys Berejiklian has today revealed that the preferred route for the first stage of the Parramatta Light Rail project will join Westmead to Parramatta and Carlingford via Camellia.


Country roads to receive $3.2 million safety upgrades

The State Government is investing more than $3.2 million to improve safety on country roads, with works set to begin shortly


New coal mine granted coordinated project status

Queensland’s latest coal mine proposal - the $1 billion Olive Downs mine near Moranbah - is a step closer after been given coordinated project status.


Second stage of Thompson Road's upgrade set to begin in the coming months

Four contractors have been shortlisted to submit tenders for the second stage of the $175 million Thompson Road upgrade, with the State Government aiming to have works completed by the end of the year.


$11.5 million Viewbank College upgrade underway

Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Ivanhoe Anthony Carbines have today visited Viewbank College to mark the start of construction on the College’s $11.5 million upgrade.


Resurfacing works to begin on Black Road

A major arterial road in Flagstaff Hill in Adelaide’s southern suburbs will be upgraded thanks to a $1.85 million State Government investment.


Expansion planned for St Clair Avenue

Another access point will be created for the St Clair redevelopment with tenders called to extend one of the main thoroughfares in the precinct to Woodville Road.


Stage one of Naracoorte Cave’s National Park upgrade works complete

Stage one works on Naracoorte Cave’s National Park World Heritage area $1.8 million upgrade have finished, with a new platform now installed which allows access to those with wheelchairs or prams.


Queensland's tourism infrastructure investments hit $13 billion mark

Strong investor confidence in Queensland’s tourism potential has seen the State’s tourism infrastructure pipeline increase to $13 billion in the past year.


$2 million intersection upgrades for Adelaide's North East

Several intersections in Adelaide’s north east are set to receive a $2 million upgrade that will aim to address traffic flow issues for more than 55,000 vehicles that pass through the intersections every day.


Townsville based construction companies invited to submit tenders for North Queensland Stadium works

Three reputable construction business that have Townsville offices are set to compete for the contract that will see the $250 million North Queensland Stadium built.


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