Victoria

Leighton seeks deadline extension for troubled $600m Victorian desal plant after earnings fall

Leighton, the builder of Victoria's troubled desalination plant, is seeking a deadline extension after it revealed its expected earnings have fallen by nearly $600 million since April.

Planning application lodgement delayed for proposed Penshurst wind farm in Southern Grampians

The planning application for the proposed massive Penshurst wind farm, to be built in the Southern Grampians in Victoria, is expected to be lodged months later than anticipated.

Part two study manager announced this quarter for multi-billion dollar high speed rail network

A dedicated unit overseeing the proposed $61b to $108b high speed rail network on the eastern seaboard is expected to announce this quarter the successful contractor for the second and final stage of the study.

Expressions of interest invited to consortia for $630m hospital project in regional Victoria

Interested consortia considering an expression of interest in a $630m hospital project in regional Victoria are invited to register for market engagement.

Public information sessions this week on proposed Rowville rail link as part of Rowville rail study

Public information sessions will take place this week on the proposed Rowville rail link as part of the Rowville rail feasibility study.

Victorian Government grants permit for $130m, 19 storey office tower, retail space in Docklands

The Victorian Government has granted a permit for a $130 million, 19 storey office tower and retail space at Collins Square, Docklands.

Negotiations delay Springfield Land Corporation's $200m high tech Polaris Victoria Data Centre

Negotiations related to Springfield Land Corporation's $200m high tech Polaris Victoria Data Centre at Derimut, near Sunshine in Western Melbourne are delaying the start of construction.

Tender out in Q3 for construction contractor: multi-storey residential development in Docklands

The tender for a construction contractor for a two-tower multi-storey residential development at Docklands worth $150 million is expected for release in the third quarter of 2011.

Contractor and property developer to deliver 979 units at military bases in Qld, Vic and ACT

A major contracting and property development business will build deliver 979 units at various military bases in Queensland, Victoria and the ACT worth about $247 million.

Malaysian company proposes $210m, 25 storey single tower apartment complex in Melbourne CBD

A Malaysian company has chosen a preferrred construction contractor to develop a $210 million 25 storey single tower apartment complex in the Melbourne CBD.