Construction begins on $1.6bn Parramatta Light Rail project in Australia

3 Feb 2020 | Oceania

Construction has begun on the A$2.4bn ($1.6bn) Parramatta Light Rail project in the Greater Parramatta region of New South Wales (NSW), Australia, with the turning of the first sod.

Metronet’s Thornlie-Cockburn Link secures federal environmental approval

3 Feb 2020 | Oceania

Metronet, a multi-government agency in Western Australia responsible for managing extensions to Perth's transport network, announced that its Thornlie-Cockburn Link (TCL) project has received state and federal environmental approval.

Georgiou begins work on $81m highway upgrade project in Australia

23 Jan 2020 | Oceania

Australian construction company Georgiou has started work on the A$118m ($80.9m) High Street and Stirling Highway intersection upgrade project in Fremantle, Western Australia.

Western Australia seeks bids for construction of METRONET Morley-Ellenbrook Line

16 Jan 2020 | Oceania

The state government of Western Australia (WA) has issued a request for proposal (RFP) seeing bids from potential contractors to construct the Morley-Ellenbrook Line, as part of the METRONET project.

Mondium secures $275m contract for WTS2 mine in Western Australia

13 Jan 2020 | Oceania

Anglo-Australian metals and mining firm Rio Tinto has awarded contract, valued A$400m ($275.9m), to engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company Mondiumfor the Western Turner Syncline phase two (WTS2) mine in Western Australia.

John Holland, Mirvac to build Waterloo metro station in Sydney

20 Dec 2019 | Oceania

The Government of New South Wales (NSW) has awarded a contract worth A$299m ($206m) to a joint venture (JV) of John Holland and Mirvac for the construction of new Waterloo metro station and an integrated station development.

NEWest Alliance signs $856m Metronet contract

19 Dec 2019 | Oceania

Metronet has signed a contract worth AUD1.25bn ($856m) with NEWest Alliance to build the Yanchep Rail Extension and the Thornlie to Cockburn Link project.

ICD Property selects Hickory to deliver Melbourne’s last ‘super tower’

16 Dec 2019 | Oceania

Australian constructing firm Hickory Group has been selected by Australian private property developer Innovative Construction & Development (ICD) Property as the builder of $440m skyscraper, named Aspire Melbourne.

Work begins on $245m Regency Road to Pym Street project in South Australia

13 Dec 2019 | Oceania

The state government of South Australia has announced the start of construction on AUD354m ($245m) Regency Road to Pym Street (R2P) project, which is expected to create 210 jobs.

SWSL begins construction on 200MW solar project in Australia

11 Dec 2019 | Oceania

India-based solar EPC solutions provider Sterling and Wilson Solar (SWSL) has commenced construction on a 200MW solar project in Australia.

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