More jobs cut on Melbourne tunnel project
Almost 100 extra workers on a $6.7 billion tunnel project have lost their jobs as the fight over who pays landfill fees continues to rage.
EOIs open for Sydney Metro West project
The NSW government is calling for expressions of interest to build the Sydney Metro West project.
Ground Breaks on Parramatta Light Rail
Major construction on a project which is set to transform Parramatta is underway after the first sod on major works has been turned.
Digging stops on Melbourne Metro Tunnel
Tunnel digging on Melbourne's $11 billion Metro rail project has stopped as a dispute looms over costs.
Vic Metro Tunnel project cost blow-out
A major Melbourne rail project is feared to have blown out by $300 million and may be a year behind schedule.
Seven Growth Sectors Will Defy Construction’s Glide Lower
Seven areas within building and engineering are set to defy an overall ‘glide’ toward softer conditions across Australia’s construction sector, the latest report says.
Australia’s Rail Construction Boom Will be Massive
On February 8, the first of four tunnel boring machines (TBMs) which are around 100 meters long arrived in Melbourne from Germany.
Large Contractors Bullish on Major Project Outlook
Large commercial and engineering construction contractors are optimistic about the outlook for major project work over the next two years, the latest survey has found.
Australia Road Crashes Costing $30b a Year
The federal government is being urged to do more to reduce the number of road crashes in Australia after a new report found they are costing...
Vic confident it can afford $50b rail loop
Work has begun on Victoria’s $50 billion suburban rail loop, despite concerns from a major ratings agency about the state's ability to pay for the big-ticket...
Malcolm Turnbull's $7.6b Roads Sweetener
Former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull's $7.6 billion road and rail election sweeteners have been revealed in a leaked list.
Work Begins on New SA Irrigation Pipeline
The first 10 kilometres of an underground pipeline to feed water to the new Northern Adelaide Irrigation Scheme will be laid this month.
NSW Won't be Held to Ransom on Light Rail
NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says her government won't be held to ransom by a Spanish subcontractor building the delayed Sydney light rail project to the eastern...
Cracks Reported in US Bridge Before Fall
Engineers and state and university officials met hours before a newly built pedestrian bridge collapsed, killing six people, but concluded that a crack in the structure...
Fletcher on Track in Christchurch
Retirement village operator Arvida Group says it's on track to complete 94 new units in the second half and has "strong relationships" with its development partners,...
New Harbour Tunnel to Create Toxic Plumes
Toxic sludge and heavy construction noise are likely to pollute inner western Sydney as work on the Western Harbour Tunnel gets underway, leaked government documents suggest.
Victoria's Metro Tunnel Construction Ahead Of Schedule
Victorian Government: Victoria’s biggest ever public transport project the Metro Tunnel is on track to open a year earlier than expected.
Dumping West Gate a Jobs Threat: Andrews
Dumping Melbourne's West Gate Tunnel toll road will destroy the economy and jobs, Premier Daniel Andrews says.