Energy & Utilities Projects

Australia's first offshore wind farm edges closer

A feasibility study is underway to test the viability of building Australia’s first offshore wind farm, and the director of the company behind the proposed project has told Projectory what this could mean to local contractors and suppliers.

Turbine contract awarded and opportunities open for $560M Victorian wind farm

A new purpose-built local renewable energy construction hub is about to start work on turbines for a $560 million wind farm in Victoria’s west, and the project director has told Projectory how contractors can get involved.

Contract awarded for major gas project in NSW Hunter region, opportunities to come

A contractor has been appointed to deliver design, engineering and construction services as part of a major gas project in the NSW Hunter region, with supplier and contractor opportunities expected.

Troubled solar thermal project opens up SA electricity opportunity

An opportunity to develop a major electricity project is on the horizon following troubles with a SA solar thermal proposal.

Supplier and subcontractor opportunities in civil and electrical balance of plant work for 180MW wind farm

The proponent of a wind farm project near Eneabba says there are definitely opportunities for suppliers and subcontractors to participate in the project.

Head contractor appointment for $700m wind farm in NSW Southern Tablelands may be imminent

A head contractor appointment to a $700 million wind farm in the NSW Southern Tablelands that will provide supplier and subcontractor opportunities may be imminent.

Construction start in 2019 for $280 million solar farm in NSW New England region

Construction is expected to begin later this year on a $280 million solar farm in the New England region of NSW.

Major Project Status renewed for $1.45b dollar prawn aquaculture project expected to create 1600 jobs in NT

A multi-billion dollar prawn aquaculture project, expected to create 1600 jobs in Northern Australia, has been granted a renewal of its Major Project Status.

New acquisition of Central Qld coking coal mine to offer hundreds of jobs in a refurb operation

At least 300 jobs will be created as a new proponent kick starts a Central Queensland coal mine, Projectory reports.

Design and construct tender open for Victorian water project

North East Water has opened the tender to engage a suitably qualified principal contractor to design and construct a new raw water pumping station and offtake in Victoria’s north.