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Major milestone reached on RDH Redevelopment

The NT State Government has announced that a significant milestone has been hit on the $72 million Royal Darwin Hospital Redevelopment Project.

Tender released for new $26mil Palmerston Police Station

The construction tender for the new $26mil Palmerston Police Station has now been released, with companies able to bid for the contract over the next 8 weeks.

Australian first intersection now opened

Australia’s first Continuous Flow Intersection (CFI) has been opened on the Southport–Burleigh Road as part of the Queensland State Government’s $160 million Commonwealth Games roads upgrade program.

New Mindarie-Burns Beach dual use path to be established

The Western Australian State Government will allocate $2 million to build a dual pathway in Tamala Conservation Park to connect Mindarie with Burns Beach.

New Mandurah Traffic Bridge opened

Roadworks have been completed on the $51.8 million new Mandurah Traffic Bridge with four lanes of traffic opening recently.

Princes Highway West Duplication Stage Three underway

Stage Three of the $363.47 million Princes Highway West Duplication between Winchelsea and Colac is underway, with works recently starting on a section between Warncoort and Ballie Street in Colac East.

West Gate Tunnel construction to begin next month

Construction of the West Gate Tunnel will begin next month after the Andrews Labor Government signed contracts to build the vital alternative to the West Gate Bridge.

Hoddle Street to shut down to enable upgrade

Victoria’s busiest arterial road will be closed for eight days in January as part of a massive summer construction blitz to reduce congestion, remove level crossings and deliver major transport projects.

NSW Schools to benefit from $110 million maintenance works

Schools across NSW will benefit from a $110 million maintenance blitz over the summer holidays so students can return to refreshed buildings for the new school year.

Byford primary school construction to begin in 2018

The Western Australian State Government have committed $18.9 million to build a new primary school on Lawrence Way in Byford.

Tjuntjuntjara community to receive $23.8mil infrastructure upgrades

Housing Minister Peter Tinley has recently announced a major capital works and essential services package for the remote Aboriginal community of Tjuntjuntjara in Western Australia's Great Victoria Desert.

Traffic switch marks milestone on Riverway Drive project

A congestion busting upgrade to a busy Townsville road is a step closer, with a traffic switch now placing motorists on newly built lanes.

O-Bahn City Access Project complete

The $160 million O-Bahn City Access Project has been officially opened at a community day marking the completion of the major construction project, which will improve travel for all vehicles in the city’s East End.

Five school upgrades to be completed during Christmas holidays

A further five Building Better Schools projects will be completed over the Christmas break giving students and teachers a nice present to return to in Term 1, 2018.

Tender called for Barneson Boulevard project

The tender for the construction of the $39.5 million Barneson Boulevard – a project that will create jobs, help revitalise Darwin’s CBD and encourage private investment - was released last week.

Tenders called for Flinders Highway widening

Tenders are being called to deliver a $17 million lane-widening project designed to reduce the risk of head-on and run-off crashes on the Flinders Highway between Townsville and Torrens Creek.

Contract awarded for M1 upgrade between Picton Road and Bulli Tops

A safer and more reliable journey on the M1 Princes Motorway between Picton Road and Bulli Tops is a step closer, with the design contract awarded to GHD.

Plenty Road upgrade works to begin early next year

Drivers on Plenty Road will soon be able to look forward to a safer and less congested drive home, with early works on the Plenty Road upgrade set to get underway.

More Barton Highway works to begin this week

The Australian and NSW Governments will be delivering all the short-term works in the Barton Highway Improvement Strategy in the next three years, while also looking to bring forward works to duplicate part of the Barton Highway.

Five Kyogle Shire bridges to be replaced

More than $2 million will be used to replace five timber bridges across Kyogle Shire as part of the Page Bridge Upgrade Package, after funding from the Australian Government was approved last week.

Storefront News

Products Galore In Yarrawonga

Moira Shire in Yarrawonga is proud to use recycled plastic products throughout their foreshore reserves.


Kings Square Redevelopment in first stages

The $270 million redevelopment of Kings Square, Freemantle, is currently in construction planning stages with Probuild.


Large Atomizing Spray Nozzle Covers 360 Degrees

EXAIR's 1/2 NPT Internal Mix 360-degree Hollow Circular Pattern Atomizing Spray Nozzle atomises fluid and sprays away from the nozzle in all directions up to 4 metres (13 feet) in diameter.


Victorian Major Projects Conference another successful event

his year’s 8th Annual Victorian Major Projects Conference, at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre 28th and 29th November 2017, was kicked off with a presentation by the Hon. Jacinta Allan MP.


LATICRETE Tips for Hot Weather Tiling

Things are heating up here in Australia, so make sure you are ready by reading these helpful hints and tips for tiling in hot weather.


Porous Paving: Why It Should Be Your Go-To

There are many options out there when it comes to your landscaping, but porous paving has several advantages that you may want to consider before making your choice.

Parks & Outdoor

ABS Haircell Sheets – gives designers a great alternative

ABS Haircell is available in black or white sheets. It gives fabricators and designers a unique textured surface which makes is the perfect choice for point of sale items which are constantly handled for example instrument covers and bin liners.


3D Printed Casting Patterns Deliver Efficient Solution for Metal Parts Production

Investment casting patterns delivered faster and more affordably with 3D printing.


Repair flood damage quickly and easily

For the first time small quantities available online. Repair your own flood damaged asphalt or bitumen quickly and easily with QPR Premium Cold Asphalt. 


Rainbow Shade- 15 Year old Shade Cloth test!

Testing has revealed that after 15 years of being subjected to the harsh Australian sun Z16 shade cloth still provides enduring strength and high protection.

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