Great Southern

Preferred contractor named in July for $175m road project in WA's Great Southern region

A preferred contractor is expected to be named in July for a $175 million road project in WA's great southern region with construction to begin in the third quarter of 2020 subject to environmental and other approvals being obtained.

Work starts July 2020 on $25m water pipeline connecting South West with Great Southern region

Construction of a 40km water pipeline connecting regional centres in WA's South West and Great Southern regions is scheduled to start next month following appointment of the head contractor.

Contract award paves way for new power station and renewables energy hub in great southern region, construction start Sep 2020

A remote power supplier has been awarded the contact to build a new power station and a renewable energy hub in the great southern region and to supply the electricity to the region.

Battery minerals project in great southern region to cost $88m with construction scheduled to commence Q4 CY2020

A proposed battery minerals project in WA's great southern region revealed it could be developed at a cost of $88 million with construction commencing at the end of this year.

Plans detailed for construction and operation of 5km of dual carriageway in Great Southern, construction start Q4 CY2020

Plans have been detailed for the construction and operation of 5km of dual carriageway in the Great Southern region to allow heavy freight vehicles to bypass local traffic to access a port.

Integrated services contractor awarded $480m open pit mining contract at nickel project in Great Southern region

An integrated services contractor has been awarded a $480 million open pit mining contract at a nickel project in WA's great southern region.

EOI called for design and construction of $175m road project in Great Southern region

A major road project in WA's Great Southern region has reached a major milestone with expressions of interest from industry being sought for its design and construction.

Eight year mine life for gold and copper project involving open pit and underground mining in Great Southern region

A proposed gold and copper project south-east of Ravensthorpe with an expected life of approximately eight years will comprise open pit and underground mining, storage of waste rock in two permanent landforms, processing of ore and storage of tailings in a permanent landform, mine dewatering, and supporting infrastructure.

Landmark jetty in WA's great southern region to be demolished and replaced

A project to demolish and replace a landmark jetty in WA's great southern region has reached a key milestone.