Margaret Ambrose

$500m new prison for Melbourne to provide construction and maintenance opportunities

The Victorian State Government has unveiled plans to spend more than $500 million to house 900 of the state’s criminals.

New $1.2bn port for Port Phillip Bay unveiled

The Victorian Government has released a plan to build a new $1.

Ballarat contractor awarded tender to redevelop Bakery Hill

A Ballarat civil construction firm has been awarded the tender for the redevelopment of Bakery Hill.

Construction to commence on $274m Melbourne skyscraper

Planning approval has been granted for a 276m skyscraper, which will be the second tallest in Melbourne, next to the Eureka Tower.

Electrical contract awarded for $85m of work at Melbourne cancer centre

Engineering group Downer EDI has won an $85 million contract to carry out electrical work on a new cancer research centre in Melbourne.

Victorian government approves construction of new $600m power station

The Victorian State Government has issued a planning permit for a gas-fired power station in Victoria's southwest.

Victorian regional hospital’s $50m redevelopment plans unveiled

A major Victorian regional hospital has released a proposal for a $50 million redevelopment.

Gippsland construction industry set to benefit from dual-gas fired power station go-ahead

The decision to allow the construction of a proposed dual-gas fired power station in Gippsland has been heralded as a win for the region.

Construction of $30m regional Victorian theatre complex to boost local building industry

A Victorian regional council is hoping that the development of a new theatre complex will boost the construction industry in central Victoria.

Hotel-style apartments in $1b redevelopment for Melbourne CBD

Architects are currently working on plans for the development of a hotel-style residential building in the legal precinct of Melbourne.