Queensland

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.

WorleyParsons Ausenco JV wins $285m contract for Hancock Coal's $7.5bn Alpha Coal Project

WorleyParsons Limited and Ausenco Limited have been awarded the contract to manage delivery of Hancock Coal’s $7.

Queensland Government approves EIS for Australia Pacific LNG's coal seam gas to LNG project

The Queensland Coordinator-General has approved Australia Pacific LNG's coal seam gas (CSG) to liquefied natural gas (LNG) project.

Green light for main contractors to develop Queensland Curtis LNG project near Gladstone

UK-based natural gas developer BG Group has taken the Final Investment Decision approving first phase of the Queensland Curtis LNG project (QCLNG) near Gladstone.

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.