Governments sign up for $1.15 billion Moreton Bay Rail Link with construction starting 2012

Federal, State and local officials have signed the Moreton Bay Rail Link Intergovernmental Agreement at North Lakes.

Definitive Feasibility Study on Washpool Hard Coking Coal Project in Bowen Basin expanded

Aquila Resources has expanded the scope for the Definitive Feasibility Study (DFS) on the Washpool Hard Coking Coal Project in the Bowen Basin to target a 2.

$10bn Galilee Basin project including Carmichael Coal Mine and rail works declared ‘significant project’

The Queensland Coordinator-General has declared the proposed Carmichael Coal Mine and Rail Project a Significant Project.

Blueprint charts course for infrastructure development in Queensland’s mining industry

The Queensland Government has unveiled a new plan to chart the course of Queensland’s coal mining infrastructure over the next two decades.

Leighton Contractors wins two-year mining services contract worth $159 million at Dawson Mine

Anglo American Metallurgical Coal has awarded Leighton Contractors a $159m contract for surface mining of Dawson Mine and a new greenfield operation at Dawson North.

QLD Government declares $111m Gold Coast Quarry a major project, EIS process underway

The Queensland independent Coordinator-General (CG) has declared a proposed $111 million Gold Coast quarry a significant project.

Queensland fails report card on infrastructure improvements, maintenance and renewals

Queensland infrastructre requires major improvements, according to the Engineers Australia 2010 Queensland Infrastructure Report Card.

Conditional approval from Coordinator-General for $3bn Wandoan Coal project, Surat Basin

The Queensland independent Coordinator-General (CG) has conditionally approved the proposed $3 billion Wandoan Coal project in the Surat Basin.

Contracts worth $42m in energy and infrastructure projects awarded to WDS Limited

The Energy and Infrastructure Division of WDS Limited has been awarded several contracts to a combined value of about $42m.