Real estate investor and manager Cromwell Property Group (Cromwell) has sought approval for its A$350m (£195m) mixed-use development at 700 Collins Street in Melbourne CBD’s Docklands Precinct in Australia.
A consortium of McConnell Dowell Constructors, Mott MacDonald Australia, Arup Group has won a contract for the A$354m (£197m) Regency Road to Pym Street project as part of the North-South Corridor, in Adelaide, South Australia.
The Armadale Access Alliance has won a contract worth A$134m (£75m) from the McGowan Government in Western Australia for the Armadale Road to North Lake Road bridge project.
The New Zealand Transport Agency has selected Advance consortium, comprising Fulton Hogan, HEB Construction, Aurecon and WSP-Opus, as the preferred alliance to deliver Te Ahu a Turanga: Manawatū Tararua Highway project.
Danish wind turbine-maker Vestas has won an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the 227MW Collector wind farm, being developed by RATCH-Australia.
Diversified property major GPT Group has unveiled the design for Australia’s largest timber building, a premium 12-level office tower.
Kalium Lakes has awarded engineering, procurement, construction management (EPCM) and commissioning contracts for the development of purification plant facilities for its Beyondie Sulphate of Potash Project (BSOPP) in Western Australia.
CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has been selected as preferred proponent to provide Auckland Airport’s international taxiway and remote stands project.
The joint venture between McConnell Dowell and Built Environs has secured the Early Contractor Engagement (ECI) contract for the Puhinui Station Interchange in Auckland, New Zealand.
The Government of New South Wales (NSW) in Australia has granted approval for a 100MW solar farm in West Wyalong that has the potential to save up to 212,000 tonnes of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and reduce overall emissions.
Auckland Council Governing Body has approved an additional funding of NZ$500m ($331m) for the City Rail Link project.
Construction firm Multiplex has started construction on La Trobe University’s A$100m ($70.5m) student accommodation project at its Melbourne campus in Bundoora.
City Rail Link Limited (CRLL) has announced an increase in the cost for the Auckland City Rail Link project from NZ$3.4bn ($2.3bn) in 2014 to NZ$4.42bn ($3bn).
US-based technology firm Itron has collaborated with Vinci Energies’ Electrix and Transport Canberra and City Services (TCCS) for the development of a smart lighting project in Australian capital city.
Australian construction firm Lendlease has secured a contract from Curtin University to construct a building, which will house the university’s new School of Design and the Built Environment.
Cimic Group firm CPB Contractors has secured a $119m contract from the NSW Government for the Northern Road upgrade Stage 6 project in Australia.
Coleman Rail, a subsidiary of Acciona Geotech, in a consortium with Lendlease, has won A$536m ($238.4m) contract to build two train stations in Australia.
CPB Contractors, a subsidiary of Australian company Cimic Group, has won a N$221m ($150m) contract from Ōtākaro for the Metro Sports Facility in Christchurch, New Zealand.
New Zealand renewable energy company Mercury will establish a N$256m ($174m) wind farm at Turitea near Palmerston North.
The Australian government said that it will invest A$2bn ($1.4bn) in a fast rail project between Geelong and Melbourne, which will reduce the journey time on the 80km route in half to 32 minutes.