New South Wales

McConnell Dowell favoured for $200 million Young to Wellington Gas Pipeline pipeline contract

McConnell Dowell is likely to win the construction contract for a $200 million pipeline project from the Young gas Hub centre on the Moomba to Sydney pipeline to the Wellington power station.

Application approved for $76 million substation redevelopment at Ward Street in North Sydney

Plans for a $76 million substation redevelopment at Ward Street in North Sydney have been approved.

Major food manufacturer plans new $144 million bread manufacturing facility in Moorebank

A major food manufacturer is proposing to demolish a storage building and construct a new $144 million bakery in Moorebank.

Environmental requirements issued for 1000MW open cycle gas-fired power station near Big Hill

Requirements for an environmental assessment have been issued for a proposed 1000MW open cycle gas-fired power station near Big Hill in NSW.

Expressions of Interest protocol outlined for National Broadband Network in QLD, NSW and ACT

The contractor overseeing rollout of the National Broadband Network (NBN) in QLD, NSW and the ACT has outlined the protocol for expressions of interest for suppliers.

Wind farm developer awaits planning authority's guidance on $350m farm west of Glenn Innes

The proponent of a proposed $350 million wind farm 20km west of Glenn Innes will await  guidance from planning authorities following close of the public exhibition period.

EPC contractor appointments for major solar power stations in QLD and NSW likely by end of year

Proponents for two major solar projects proposed for Queensland and New South Wales expect to fulfil conditions for their projects including EPC contractor arrangements and funding by 2012.

Canadian miner engages firm for feasibility study on exotic metals project in New South Wales

A Canadian mining company has engaged a global engineering and construction firm to undertake a feasibility study on an exotic metals project in Central West New South Wales.

Newly listed gold explorer appoints mining services provider to study gold tenement near Nurraga

A newly listed gold explorer based in NSW has appointed a mining services provider to undertake a concept study for its gold tenement near Nurraga three hours west of Sydney.