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Empty land in Preston to be transformed into social housing

The Andrews Labor Government has revealed that they will be investing up to $20 million in the project to turn vacant land in Preston into social housing facilities.

Bruce Highway upgrade works have begun

Works have begun on the $1.65 million project that will see the 900-metre stretch of the Bruce Highway near Aldershot north of Maryborough significantly upgraded.

New Victorian trains now in service

The Andrews Labor Government has ordered more than 100 new trains for Victoria, and the first of them is now in service.

Repatriation General Hospital set for major upgrades

The State Government has today announced an updated plan for future development at the Repatriation General Hospital site.

Blacktown Station upgrades to begin shortly

Transport for NSW today announced that work on the upgrade of Blacktown Station will commence this weekend and ramp up over the next month.

Port expands services with quarantine wash facility

The Port of Mackay has entered a new era of break bulk trade thanks to a new wash-down facility and quarantine approved premises.

Domain Station construction works to begin shortly

Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan today announced that works at Domain will begin shortly, with a worksite to be established in the southern corner of the Shrine Reserve early next month.

Royal Hobart Hospital Redevelopment reaches another major milestone

The opening today of the new Short Stay Surgery Unit is another milestone in the Hodgman Government’s $689 million Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) Redevelopment project.

State Government to contribute $10 million to Flemington Racecourse's new grandstand

The Andrews Labor Government has revealed that they will be contributing $10 million in extra funding towards Flemington race course’s new grandstand.

Regional Health Infrastructure Fund ensuring rural hospitals get the upgrade they need

Minister for Health Jill Hennessy today announced Bacchus Marsh Hospital will become the first facility to access funds available from the Regional Health Infrastructure Fund.

$31.5 million Henbury School opened

Minister Eva Lawler has officially opened the $31.5 million state of the art Henbury School in the Northern Territory. The school was built to facilitate growing enrolments for students with high support special needs in Darwin in the near future.

Mackay housing construction and maintenance works to support local construction jobs

The Palaszczuk Government is investing $13.4 million to modernise public housing across the Mackay Whitsunday region.

Exploration Data Centre beneficiary of $5 million expansion

Natural Resources and Mines Minister Dr Anthony Lynham has today revealed the expanded Exploration Data Centre in Zilmere. The new centre will facilitate the housing of 810 km of rock samples essential to explorers and academics.

SA Mining project granted $200,000 in Government funding

A magnesite mining operation will be established shortly after the SA Government confirmed that they will be able to receive a grant of $200,000.

McMahons Point Ferry Wharf upgrades complete

Passenger services will resume on Thursday after the rejuvenated McMahons Point Ferry Wharf upgrade works were completed.

Castlemaine Secondary College receives new education facilities

Premier Daniel Andrews today joined local Member Maree Edwards at Castlemaine Secondary College to unveil the innovative new engineers’ precinct.

Townsville Hospital's Children's Ward expansion works begin

Construction has begun on the $6.6 million expansion and redevelopment of The Townsville Hospital’s children’s ward.

Tasmania Port upgraded

Tasmania’s Port infrastructure has received a significant upgrade, made in time to host the largest ever liner to travel to Tasmania. The works aimed to enhance and upgrade the capacity of the Macquarie 2 and 3 wharves.

Contract awarded for Tasmanian level crossing upgrades

The Hodgman Liberal Government has reaffirmed their commitment to a better freight system in Tasmania after announcing that Gradco and NuGroup have been granted the contract to upgrade 10 level crossings.

Sydney Metro track works progressing well

NSW Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Andrew Constance has today revealed that the track works for Sydney Metro are progressing very well.

Storefront News

FPT Unveils a New Fire Test Facility

Fire Protection Technologies have completed the construction of a new System Test Laboratory where Watermist and Gaseous Systems can be test discharged and easily viewed through large plate glass windows.


Monitoring Biogas

Biogas is gaining more attention in Australia as a renewable energy resource and so is monitoring biogas. So what is a “Biogas”?


Raven's Range of Black Anodised Products Expanded!

Raven, the leader in door and window sealing systems has expanded the selection of popular seals in a hard wearing black anodised finished.


Playing with Fire

When working with combustible materials and machinery that sparks it is essential that you protect your staff and work place by ensuring that your choice of structure is fire retardant to avoid injury.


Boom gates essential for a safe landing

Rotech’s boom gate solution plays an important role in getting patients who are air lifted to Tamworth hospital quickly and safely from the heli-pad into the emergency department for treatment.


Exactal Group Celebrates 8,000 Licence Sales

Exactal is excited to announce that as of mid-September 2016, worldwide commercial licence sales for the Exactal Group have reached 8,000.


Exactal Announces Its New Website

Exactal is excited to announce the launch of its new website which can be seen now at


Progress on Harbour Drive Streetscape

We recently blogged on the Harbour Drive Streetscape Upgrade in Coffs Harbour, NSW. The project is moving forward and progressing well.


7th Annual Northern Territory Major Projects Conference

For a seventh consecutive year, the 7th Annual NT Major Projects Conference convenes again at the Darwin Convention Centre on the 6-7th November.

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