Margaret Ambrose

Funding secured for $50m Victorian irrigation infrastructure construction project

The construction of a $50 million project to build an irrigation network in the west of Victoria is inching closer, with funding secured and work commencing on the design phase.

Victorian gold project expands and ramps up

The head of a gold mine project that has just acquired three additional projects in central Victoria has told Projectory that work is ramping up on all three sites.

Green light for $80m Melbourne residential project

Approval has been granted for an $80 million horseshoe-shaped building at Flemington racecourse, home of the Melbourne Cup.

Plans developed for major Tasmanian wind farm

One of Australia’s most successful wind farm developers is set to break into the Tasmanian market with a massive wind farm development that is set to bolster the renewable energy construction industry and provide supplier and contractor opportunities to the local community.

Work to ramp up on Tasmanian gold mine

The proponent of a Tasmanian gold mine has told Projectory that the resumption of gold mining as soon as possible has become the company’s top priority.

Construction of $10b Victorian offshore wind farm moves forward

It’s full steam ahead for Australia’s first offshore wind farm estimated to have an end cost of around $10 billion, and the proponents has taken Projectory through the latest milestone, the narrowing down to three potential easements for underground cables.

Contract awarded for $40 million Tasmanian hotel construction project

The expression of interest stage was competitive, but a Tasmanian construction company has won the contract to develop a hotel complex on a waterfront precinct.

Nothing stopping $11b Melbourne rail and tunnel project

The project director of an $11 billion Melbourne rail and tunnel project has told Projectory how the project’s delivery is being shaped by the COVID-19 pandemic, as the consortium selected to deliver the project establishes a procurement process for expressions of interest from contractors and suppliers.

Construction opportunities arising from COVID-19

While some businesses are fearful of the possible economic impact of COVID-19 and necessary social distancing laws, savvy contractors and suppliers are finding opportunities to grow – and here are a few.

Approval fast-tracked for $300m Victorian solar farm

A Victorian council has paved the way for the construction of a proposed $300 million solar and battery farm in the north of Victoria, by cutting red tape and amending the approvals process, and the project director has filled Projectory in on the details.