CPB Contractors selected for sports facility in New Zealand

28 Mar 2019 | Oceania

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.

Australia to invest $1.4bn in Geelong-Melbourne fast railway project

25 Mar 2019 | Oceania

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.

Boskalis secures contract for Adelaide port channel widening project

18 Mar 2019 | Oceania

Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) has won a contract from Flinders Ports, the owner and operator of the Port Adelaide Outer Harbor shipping channel in Australia, for the widening of the shipping channel.

Australia, Victoria sign agreement on $7bn Melbourne Airport Rail Link

14 Mar 2019 | Oceania

Melbourne Airport Rail Link (MARL) is set to become a reality, with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews signing the Heads of Agreement on the strategic objectives, governance arrangements and information-sharing processes for the A$10bn ($7bn) joint ...

Ghella-Abergeldie JV to deliver $1.2bn wastewater tunnel in New Zealand

14 Mar 2019 | Oceania

Auckland water services company Watercare and the Ghella-Abergeldie Joint Venture have signed a contract for Watercare’s Central Interceptor, a $1.2bn wastewater tunnel with associated infrastructure.

Woods Bagot wins contest to design luxury hotel in Sydney, Australia

11 Mar 2019 | Oceania

Australian architectural and consulting company Woods Bagot has won a competition to design Sydney’s first luxury hotel in 20 years.

Acciona commences construction on fifth wind farm in Australia

11 Mar 2019 | Oceania

Acciona Energía, a subsidiary of Spanish energy company Acciona, has commenced construction on its fifth wind farm in Australia, with an investment of around A$288m (€180m).

Multiplex completes sustainable student housing project at Monash University

8 Mar 2019 | Oceania

Australian construction company Multiplex has completed a sustainable student accommodation precinct at Monash University’s Peninsula campus in Frankston.

McConnell Dowell, Decmil JV selected for freeway project in Australia

7 Mar 2019 | Oceania

A joint venture between New Zealand construction company McConnell Dowell and Australian construction company Decmil has been appointed as preferred contractor to deliver the Mordialloc Freeway Project on behalf of Major Roads Project Victoria (MRPV), Australia.

Lendlease to deliver Gold Coast Airport terminal expansion in Australia

4 Mar 2019 | Oceania

Australian construction firm Lendlease has been appointed by Queensland Airports to deliver Gold Coast Airport’s southern terminal expansion, the next phase of the $370m ($262m) airport redevelopment scheme called ‘Project LIFT’.

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