Energy & Utilities Projects

Drilling approval secured for proposed $70m geothermal project in Far North South Australia

An Australian geothermal joint venture has secured approval from regulators to drill the latest well at a SA geothermal project.

NBN awards three-year multi-million dollar network defect tracking contract to Melbourne company

NBN Co has awarded a Melbourne-based spatial technology company a multimillion dollar three year contract to provide a defect and maintenance management system for all components of the NBN infrastructure.

Construction of $45m recycled water plant for Torquay and surrounding growth areas

A regional urban water authority has announced expansion plans for its recycled water network.

US engineering company awards $84m APLNG accommodation contract on Curtis Island

A major US engineering company has awarded an $84 million APLNG 2600-bed temporary workers accommodation village on Curtis Island, Gladstone.

Natural gas infrastructure business appoints contractors for $100m upgrade of gas transmission

Australia's largest natural gas infrastructure business has announced two expansion projects in Victoria.

Loy Yang Power announces successful contractors for $100m long-term outage maintenance work

Loy Yang Power has announced five-year multi-million dollar contracts for its power station outages.

Proposed $150m Sydney substation project out for comment, construction start likely late 2012

A proposed $150 million substation project in Sydney has progressed to the public exhibition phase.

ACT Government seeks proposals for 40MW solar power generation capacity, deadline: 10 April

The ACT Government has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to support the development of up to 40 megawatts of large-scale solar generation capacity.

Economic Regulation Authority approves $378.9m Mid West energy infrastructure project

The Economic Regulation Authority (ERA) has given regulatory approval to a major energy infrastructure project in WA.

Construction to start next month on $500m wind farms following planning approval

Work on two wind farms in the Western District of Victoria with a total capex of $500m is expected to begin next month.