Australia-based Downer Group in an equal stake joint venture with CPB Contractors has been selected by the New South Wales Government to build Stage 1 of the Parramatta Light Rail project.
A joint venture between CIMIC Group subsidiary CPB Contractors and Australian engineering contractor John Holland has won a contract for the design and construction of the Rozelle Interchange and Iron Cove Link, the last stage of the M4-M5 Link WestConnex project in Australia.
UGL and CPB Contractors, belonging to Australia’s engineering services company CIMIC Group, have been selected by Tasmania’s water and sewage utility TasWater for a capital works programme to support and develop water and wastewater infrastructure and major regional water projects in Tasmania.
Australian company Downer Group and South Australia’s City of Onkaparinga have partnered with resource recovery and recycling companies Close the Loop and RED Group for the construction of the first South Australian road built with soft plastics and glass.
Australian construction and civil engineering company Watpac has won a A$206m ($148.5m) design and build contract for the Saint Teresa of Kolkata Building at Australian Catholic University (ACU) in Melbourne, Australia.
City Rail Link (CRL) has achieved a milestone with the breakthrough from the Albert Street tunnels to CRL tunnels across the Commercial Bay site in Downtown Auckland, New Zealand.
Australian residential property developer Crown Group has formed a strategic alliance with real estate developer Mitsubishi Estate Group to develop a new community, called Mastery by Crown Group, in Sydney, Australia.
Australian construction company Multiplex has completed the A$81m ($58.6m) Biomedical Learning and Teaching Building for Monash University’s Clayton campus in Victoria.
Australian construction company Hutchinson Builders has begun construction on Sunland Group’s flagship tower development 272 Hedges Avenue in Mermaid Beach, Queensland, Australia.
A joint venture between CIMIC Group companies CPB Contractors and UGL won a A$1.376bn ($994m) contract from the New South Wales (NSW) government to deliver the line-wide works package of the Sydney Metro City & Southwest project, the biggest public transport project in Australia.
Australian construction company Probuild has signed a contract with developer ISPT for the design and construction of Victoria University’s City West Tower, which will be Melbourne’s tallest vertical campus.
The Lendlease Samsung Bouygues Joint Venture (LSBJV), comprising Lendlease Engineering, Samsung C&T and Bouygues Construction Australia (subsidiary of Bouygues Travaux Publics), has won a contract from the New South Wales (NSW) Government in Australia to design and construct the twin 7.5km motorway tunnels for the $12bn WestConnex project in Sydney.
Sheffield Resources has signed two agreements that will advance and de-risk development of the Thunderbird Mineral Sands Project in northern Western Australia.
The Queensland government in Australia has approved an A$1.2bn ($866m) tourism project on Hummock Hill Island, taken up by developer Eaton Place, subject to certain conditions.
CPB Contractors, a CIMIC Group company, has been selected by the Australian and New South Wales (NSW) governments for the next stage of The Northern Road upgrade project between Luddenham and Glenmore Park in western Sydney.
La Trobe University and the government of the Australian state of Victoria have agreed to jointly fund a A$2m ($1.4m) scoping and feasibility study to accelerate investment to fast-track delivery of its A$5bn ($3.5bn) University City of the Future on its Melbourne campus at Bundoora.
Australian infrastructure and facilities company Downer has won a contract from BELECTRIC Solar and Battery (BELECTRIC) to build innogy’s 349MW Limondale Solar Farm located near Balranald in New South Wales (NSW), which is expected to be the largest solar farm in Australia.
Infrastructure and environment consultancy WSP Opus has been selected by City Rail Link as the design partner on the C7 workstream of the City Rail Link (CRL) project in Auckland, New Zealand.
Australia-based developer Steller has unveiled its vision for the $80m redevelopment of the Continental Hotel in Sorrento, Australia.
The Exchange, a six-storey mixed-use building at Darling Square in Sydney, is scheduled to open mid-2019.