Western District

New $160m hydrogen energy hub to spark employment and supplier opportunities

A consortium headed by a renewable energy innovation company is behind a $160 million proposal for a solar powered hydrogen production facility in western Victoria, and the project director has filled Projectory in what such a project will mean to the renewable energy construction sector.

Development partner appointed for $200m Victorian civic center project

The City of Geelong has appointed a development partner to deliver its new civil precinct, and the project manager has filled Projectory in on the details.

New $150m surf coast eco-park to create 170+ construction jobs

A new eco-park proposed for the Great Ocean Road will not just transform a local industrial site, it will enhance the economic status of the local construction and tourism industries.

Deals signed for $1.7b Victorian wind farm

Once completed, it’s going to be the Southern Hemisphere’s largest wind farm, and that aspiration is now closer to becoming a reality with the project’s proponent signing a deal with a major supplier and project partner.

Go-ahead given for construction of $180m underground laboratory

The project to build an underground laboratory on the site of an operating gold mine is expected to create around 80 jobs and inject $180 million into the local construction industry pipeline – and a key contact has provided Projectory with all the details.

New renewable energy hub to deliver $276m Victorian wind farm

Construction is set to begin on a new $276 million wind farm in western Victoria, with a new renewable energy hub in Geelong and an established business both awarded the contracts to deliver the turbines and towers.

Tender open for Victorian rural pipeline project

The director overseeing a large pipeline project in the west of Victoria, has told Projectory that the tender has now opened, and shared what they are looking for in the winning bid.

Victoria invests $100M into planning for major rail project

The Victorian Government is investing $100 million in detailed planning and design works for a project that will separate a major regional and metro rail service in Victoria’s west.

Ex-mine pond to be transformed into $100m power plant

The head of a mining company that is constructing a $100 million solar plant at in the heart of Victoria’s goldfields has told Projectory that talks are underway with a development partner and pending permit approval, construction will be underway soon.

University to house new $60m sporting precinct near Geelong

A new sports precinct is set to be built in the grounds of a university just outside Geelong.