Victoria

Coles applies for $250m Richmond residential development, construction expected to start mid-2012

The construction of a 12-storey, 333-apartment building is planned as part of a major redevelopment of the Coles Plaza in Richmond.

MAB announced Victoria’s largest residential project, with estimated cost of $1 billion

Melbourne-based MAB Corporation plans to develop Victoria’s largest residential project and has told Projectory that opportunities exist for local building contractors and suppliers.

Full steam ahead for $9 billion, 10-year construction project of new port at Hastings

The Victorian Government has announced a multi-billion-dollar development of a new deep-water port at Hastings, which will see the Port of Melbourne replaced as the state's main port.

Construction of $175 million Metrowest development set to commence after planners appointed

Construction of the Metrowest development, in the Melbourne suburb of Sunshine, is finally set to commence, after the site was sold this week and project managers appointed.

Approval paves way for $54m student housing for Deakin University's Warrnambool campus

Federal government funding has paved the way for construction of an extra 100 student accommodation beds at Deakin University’s Warrnambool campus.

State Government approval granted for high-rise apartment complex at iconic St Kilda Junction

Victorian government approval has been granted for the construction of a 26-level, 272 unit apartment complex near busy St Kilda Junction, in Melbourne’s inner-south.

Opportunities in rail works to follow approval for $15m for New Street Brighton crossing upgrade

The Victorian Government has announced the construction of a local underpass near Brighton Station in New Street, which will create business opportunities for local builders.

Supplier and contractor opportunities for new $18m training facility at the University of Ballarat

The University of Ballarat is currently receiving interest from suppliers and contractors interested in contributing to the construction of a new Manufacturing Technology Training Centre (MTTC).

Local contractors sought for $45m library and heritage centre development in Geelong CBD

The city of Geelong is seeking local contractors for the construction of a new $45 million library and heritage centre.

Green light heralds opportunities in construction of $50m residential, retail complex in Highett

The developer of an approved four-storey retail and housing complex in the Highett shopping centre has told Projectory of opportunities for contractors and suppliers.