Rail

Engineering and maintenance company UGL Limited awarded $250m in rail freight orders

UGL Limited has won several rail freight orders worth about $250 million.

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.

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.

Village Roadshow proposes $80 million, 25-hectare water theme park at Prospect in NSW

Village Roadshow (VRL) has chosen Sydney for a proposed $80 million, 25-hectare major new international water theme park – Wet ‘n’ Wild Sydney.

Major works expected to start by 2011 for $291m Seaford Rail Extension in Adelaide, SA

The $291 million Seaford Rail Extension in Adelaide is accelerating with major works expected to start well before the end of the year.