Things are going so well in the New South Wales construction industry that about the only thing more common than a new set of data showing yet another month of rising new home sales or building approvals is a pronouncement from state roads minister Duncan Gay or transport minister Gladys Berejiklian about further progress in bringing another of Sydney’s upcoming multi-billion dollar infrastructure projects to market.

While some states, such as Victoria and Western Australia, are looking at mixed fortunes across sectors and others such as Tasmania and South Australia are experiencing poor conditions across the construction market, New South Wales appears to have hit a ‘sweet spot’ in which most of its stars are aligned….