Property developer and investor GPT Group has received development consent from the City of Parramatta Council to construct a 26,000m2, $230m office tower at 32 Smith Street Parramatta in west Sydney, Australia.
Construction began on the widening of Armadale Road in the city of Perth in Western Australia.
UK-based construction firm Laing O'Rourke has won a contract worth AUD955m ($746m) to transform Sydney’s busiest station into the gateway to the new Sydney Metro network.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian and eight Western Sydney councils have agreed on a 20-year Western Sydney City Deal – a plan designed to deliver long-term prosperity for the region.
Waterman Group, a multidisciplinary consultancy, has been appointed to provide building services and sustainability consultancy for a 24-storey luxury apartment complex, called Muse, on St Kilda Road in Melbourne, Australia.
The John Holland Group has won a contract worth AUD225m ($174.4m) from the Sunshine Coast Council for the expansion of Sunshine Coast Airport in Queensland, Australia.
The state government of Queensland, Australia has given environmental clearance for an AUD120m ($92.6m) project to upgrade the Port of Cairns in Queensland.
A consortium of Spanish company Sacyr Industrial and Australian company Leed Engineering and Construction has secured a contract for the design, construction and management of a tertiary water treatment plant for agricultural purposes in the north of Adelaide, Australia.
The Queensland government has shortlisted five groups to deliver two main work packages in the A$5.4bn ($4.2bn) Cross River Rail project in Australia.
HEB Construction, a subsidiary of VINCI Construction, has been selected as part of an alliance contract to design and build a new motorway section in Auckland, New Zealand.
Ferrovial subsidiaries Broadspectrum and Cadagua have secured their first contract for the design and construction of water and wastewater treatment facilities in Australia and New Zealand using an end-to-end integrated solution model.
CIMIC Group company UGL has secured contracts from Equis Energy to build and maintain the Tailem Bend Solar Farm in South Australia.
The Australian federal government has given approval of the environmental impact statement (EIS) for the expansion of Townsville Port in Queensland, Australia.
A joint venture between CPB Contractors and Seymour Whyte Constructions has won a contract to build a 12.5km duplication of the Western Highway between Buangor and Ararat in Australia.
Australia-based AGL Energy has begun construction on $295m Barker Inlet Power Station in South Australia.
CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has secured a contract to design and build the Gunyama Park Aquatic and Recreation Centre in Sydney, Australia.
The Public Transport Projects Alliance (PTP Alliance), comprising McConnell Dowell, Mott MacDonald and Arup, has been awarded a design-build contract to remove the Oaklands Park level crossing on the Seaford train line, 13km south of Adelaide, Australia.
A consortium led by Grocon, in partnership with Aqualand and Scentre Group, has been selected by the Barangaroo Delivery Authority for the transformation of Central Barangaroo precinct on the foreshore of Sydney Harbour in Australia.
ACCIONA, in consortium with Lendlease, has won a €382m contract to design and build the Southern Program Alliance work package, a project to eliminate railway level crossings in the state of Victoria, Australia.
Arup, a multinational professional services firm based in London, along with architect Arkhefield, has been awarded a contract for the detailed design for the Brisbane International Cruise Terminal at Luggage Point.