Infrastructure Projects

BHP approves $367m investment to cover share of coal handling facility expansion at Newcastle

BHP Billiton has approved a $367m investment that will cover its share of the continuing expansion of a coal handling facility in Newcastle.

QR National signs agreement to construct $900m Wiggins Island Rail Project linking new terminal

Rail freight giant QR National has signed an agreement to construct the $900 million Wiggins Island Rail Project (WIRP) to a new export terminal at Gladstone.

Lend Lease secures $115m Mains Road Kessels Road Intersection Upgrade Project in Brisbane

The Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads has awarded Lend Lease the contract for the Mains Road Kessels Road Intersection Upgrade Project in Brisbane.

Builders shortlisted for second major package of work on Victoria’s Regional Rail Link

Two consortiums interested in delivering the Southern Cross Station to Footscray stage of the Regional Rail Link project have been shotlisted.

Construction to begin on Townsville Port Inner Harbour Expansion Project in October

Initial construction work on the $104 million Townsville Port Inner Harbour Expansion Project is due to start in October.

John Holland confirms subcontractor involvement in $72m upgrade of Pacific Hwy at Devils Pulpit

The John Holland Group has confirmed its desire to involve local subcontractors in the $72 million upgrade of the Pacific Highway at Devils Pulpit on the NSW North Coast.

Spencer Gulf Ports Links contracts Arup for EIS on bulk handling facility at Port Bonython

Spencer Gulf Ports Links, the South Australian Government and ports consortium, has contracted Arup to undertake an Environmental Impact Study on a proposed multi-million bulk commodities export facility at Port Bonython.

Main Roads awards road line marking contract worth $37.5m over three years to three companies

The West Australian Government has awarded a road line-marking contract worth $37.

Leighton Contractors awarded $115m to deliver Intermodal Logistics Centre for Sydney Ports

Leighton Contractors has been awarded a $115m contract by Sydney Ports Corporation to deliver the main construction phase of the Intermodal Logistics Centre at Enfield in south-west Sydney.

Tenders for design and engineering of $36m Cairns City Place project to be called end of year

Tenders for the architectural design and engineering components of the $36 million Cairns City Place project are now expected to called by the end of year according to a spokesman for the Department of Transport and Main Roads.