Infrastructure Projects

Downer EDI awarded $190m contract for passenger tilt train works

Downer EDI Limited has won a $190 million contract to expand and upgrade Queensland Rail’s fleet of high speed passenger tilt trains that service the Cairns to Brisbane rail corridor.

Planning, environmental studies contract awarded for $445m Southern Expressway duplication

The SA Government has awarded Parsons Brinkerhoff and Wallbridge & Gilbert the planning and environmental studies contract for the $445 million duplication of the Southern Expressway.

SA Government releases industry participation policy to promote local content in major projects

The South Australian Government has released its revised Industry Participation Policy (IPP), which would require tenderers to review options for local companies to get involved in major projects.

Preparation works worth $68m for Gold Coast Rapid Transit awarded by Queensland Government

Two contracts worth $68 million have been awarded for early works on Queensland’s first light rail system.

NSW Government to assess $425m proposal for new office buildings at Wynyard rail station

The NSW Department of Planning will assess a $425 million proposal for new office buildings and associated upgrade works at Wynyard station.

Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal a step closer with capacity commitments totalling 27 Mtpa

Stage One of the industry-funded Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal has announced capacity commitments totalling 27Mtpa from eight coal producers.

Main Roads WA awards $74m Great Eastern Highway Roe Interchange Project to Macmahon

Macmahon Holdings Limited has been awarded a $74 million contract by Main Roads Western Australia for the design and construction of the Great Eastern Highway Roe Interchange Project.

WA Premier Colin Barnett welcomes Macedon project for West Pilbara

The decision by BHP Billiton and partners Apache Energy to develop the Macedon gas field is an exciting step forward for Western Australia, according to WA Premier Colin Barnett.

Leighton Contractors awarded $800m for civil and underground works with Gorgon Project

Leighton Contractors has been awarded a contract by Chevron Australia to deliver the civil and underground works package for the Gorgon Project valued at more than $800 million.