Western Australia

Nickel mine construction set to start in 2019

Australia’s biggest miner has pushed the button on the development of a new underground mine.

New fertiliser plant proposed for the Pilbara

One of Australia’s largest listed companies is seeking approval to construct a 5000 tonne per day methanol plant with a production facility.

Pilbara fertiliser project starts environmental review

A project that is expected to generate more than 2000 jobs over three years of construction has been referred for public environmental evaluation, which is scheduled to be completed by March 2019.

WA shipbuilder cuts metal on a new ferry

A Henderson-based global shipbuilding company has commenced construction of a next-generation ferry.

Engineering company administration could see WA solar opportunities

The collapse of a major WA engineering company could see opportunities arise at renewable energy projects.

Pricing called for major Perth apartment project

A range of parties are taking pricing for a WA construction project.

Track laying method open on $1.27b mine and rail development project in Pilbara

The senior project manager overseeing a billion dollar mine and rail project in the Pilbara has provided an update on the project at recent briefing in Perth.

New nickel mine moves closer with EPA backing

Australia’s biggest miner has been given environmental approval to move ahead with plans to integrate a satellite mine into its more extensive operations.

Energy infrastructure company to extend pipeline in the Goldfields

A project to build 70km of a pipeline to connect a massive mining project to its grid is planned.