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Sydenham Station upgrade contract awarded

The New South Wales Government has awarded a $240 million contract for major railway work, including upgrading Sydenham Station as part of Sydney Metro. John Holland and Laing O’Rourke have been awarded the contract that involves upgrading Sydenham Station to be able to operate as part of the new Metro, including signalling works, utility relocations […]

Pacific Highway section open to traffic

Fourteen kilometres of new, divided highway is progressively opening to traffic between Kempsey to Kundabung on the Pacific Highway in New South Wales. Prime Minister, Malcolm Turnbull, said the Pacific Highway was a centrepiece of the Australian Government’s investment in regional road infrastructure. “Upgrading the Pacific Highway is part of the Australian Government’s record $75 […]

Tunnelling on NorthConnex reaches halfway

Construction of the NorthConnex twin tunnels has reached the halfway point. NSW Premier, Gladys Berejiklian; Minister for Urban Infrastructure, Paul Fletcher; and Minister for Transport, Andrew Constance, marked the major project milestone which will change transport in NorthWest Sydney for a generation. “It is great to see the project powering towards the finish line,” Ms […]

Work begins on Clarence River bridge

Early work has started in Tabulam, New South Wales, on a $48 million bridge across the Clarence River. Nationals Member for Lismore, Thomas George, said the New South Wales Government is funding the project as part of the Bridges for the Bush program which aims to improve road safety and traffic efficiency for motorists. “Early […]

$86 million Ellerton Drive project contract awarded

A $86 million contract has been awarded for the extension of Ellerton Drive in Queanbeyan, New South Wales. WBHO Infrastructure is expected to soon start work on the project which will extend Ellerton Drive to connect Queanbeyan East to Old Cooma Road. Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, Darren Chester, said, “With the population of […]

Accuracy is booming

Australia’s first dynamically controlled positioning system for a sea crane for the accurate material placement of breakwalls has been installed on the NSW south coast. Building Shell Cove marina on the NSW south coast involves multiple complex designs, testing the limits of machinery and positioning technology to deliver the project accurately and on schedule. Coastwide […]

Sydney rail upgrades ahead of schedule

South West Sydney rail customers will be able to use upgraded stations from 2020, four years ahead of schedule, as the 122-year-old Bankstown Line is transformed to Sydney Metro standards. New South Wales Premier, Gladys Berejiklian, and Minister for Transport and Infrastructure, Andrew Constance, revealed concept designs for major station upgrades that will make travel […]

Registrations of Interest: construction works for Inland Rail Program

ARTC (NSW) is calling for Registrations of Interest for suitably experienced and qualified registrants for the provision of construction works on the Parkes to Narromine (P2N) Project, which forms part of the Inland Rail Program. Registrations of Interest close 22 September 2017.

New NSW solar farm approved

The $150 million 250MW Limondale Solar Farm, just south of Balranald in the Riverina, has been approved. Minister for Planning and Housing, Anthony Roberts, said the Limondale Solar Farm could power 94,000 homes and would provide a boost to the local economy. “Our focus on developing clean energy sources is supporting state and national environmental […]

New Sydney Metro station design released

The New South Wales Government has released the design for the new Bankstown Station which will be future-proofed for potential underground platforms. The station will be upgraded to Sydney Metro standards as part of Australia’s biggest public transport project. The design allows for the construction of potential underground platforms as further solutions are explored for […]

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