Heavy/Civil

Plan to upgrade and widen section of Perth Highway from four lanes to six lanes

The WA Government has plans to upgrade and widen a section of highway about 20km south-east of the Perth central business district.

Contract awarded for $105m tech upgrade to Bruce Highway on Qld Sunshine Coast

A 60 km stretch of the Sunshine Coast’s Bruce Highway will receive a high-tech boost with a major construction firm awarded delivery of a smart motorways project.

New zinc haulage contract worth over $30m awarded to Qld firm

A local company is set to expand after a three-year contract to haul zinc and lead concentrate to a Queensland mine was won.

Major water project for Qld releases trio of packages to local tender

Local businesses are being encouraged to bid for three new tenders to duplicate a pipeline through Townsville, Queensland, Projectory reports.

$7.1bn investment in transport manufacturing for Qld puts 3,000 jobs on track

A massive multi-billion-dollar investment in train infrastructure will see Queensland secure 3,000 jobs in construction and manufacturing.

Dugald River zinc operation to be kept cool with refrigeration project

$20 million has been invested into water-cooled refrigeration which is imperative for zinc mining production at a major Queensland-based site.

$28m wharf extension in WA opens up opportunities for defence construction contracts

Western Australia’s peak planning body has approved a project expected to boost the state's bid for an increase in submarine maintenance work programs.

Qld mine operation ramping up in August with recent JV acquisition

A joint venture is gearing up to make a significant economic contribution to Queensland’s Moranbah region with the award of open cut contracts.

A long term haulage contract awarded at major Qld coal operation

A resources logistics provider has been awarded supply of a tailored high payload equipment solution for the operation’s coal rejects.

Maintenance upgrade for Qld’s publicly-owned energy storage fleet to create 100 jobs

Work is to commence within the month on the publicly-owned energy generators which are central to the reliability of Queensland’s electricity network.