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Land Uplift Could Help Pay for High-Speed Rail
Infrastructure
Wednesday February 16 2022

Land Uplift Could Help Pay for High-Speed Rail

A potential $140 billion uplift in the value of residential land which is close to train stations that are proposed as part of a high-speed rail...

COVID Causes Blowout in Major Civil Construction Project Delivery
Civil
Friday January 21 2022

COVID Causes Blowout in Major Civil Construction Project Delivery

Delays on major civil construction projects have blown out and now stand at an average of more than 200 days, a new analysis has found.

Australia Must Shift From Megaprojects to Maintenance
Infrastructure
Wednesday September 29 2021

Australia Must Shift From Megaprojects to Maintenance

Scenes of protesters wearing hi-viz jackets and shouting angry slogans in Melbourne last month have focused attention on an industry that up until now has been...

Australia Gets a 29-Point Plan for Long-Term Infrastructure Success
Infrastructure
Monday September 6 2021

Australia Gets a 29-Point Plan for Long-Term Infrastructure Success

The role of fast-growing cities should be reconsidered whilst resilience and sustainability should be embedded into infrastructure planning and a more mature approach should be adopted...

Western Sydney Airport Rail Moves Closer to Construction
Civil
Monday July 26 2021

Western Sydney Airport Rail Moves Closer to Construction

Major construction on a rail line which will link the new international airport and Aerotropolis in Sydney’s west with its growing western region and with the...

Washington D.C.’s Infrastructure is in Mediocre Condition
Infrastructure
Thursday July 8 2021

Washington D.C.’s Infrastructure is in Mediocre Condition

Infrastructure within the capital of the United States is in mediocre condition, a new report has found.

Australia Gets a Mixed Scorecard for Infrastructure Reform
Infrastructure
Monday May 31 2021

Australia Gets a Mixed Scorecard for Infrastructure Reform

Australian governments are lagging in efforts to implement necessary infrastructure reform, the latest analysis has found.

Western Australia Installs States Biggest Ever Manufactured Beams on Huge Rail Project
Infrastructure
Monday May 17 2021

Western Australia Installs States Biggest Ever Manufactured Beams on Huge Rail Project

The largest ever precast concrete beams to be manufactured in Western Australia have been installed on one of the state’s biggest ever rail construction projects.

Infrastructure
18 Mar, 2020
Murray Basin rail project fails to deliver

The Murray Basin Rail Project has failed to improve rural freight outcomes for Victoria despite a $440 million public spend, according to the state's auditor-general.

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Infrastructure
21 Feb, 2020
Trade Worker Demand Hotspots Unveiled

Train drivers refused to travel on the section of track where two people died in a Sydney-Melbourne XPT derailment, the rail union says.

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Infrastructure
21 Feb, 2020
NSW rail project cost to blow out by $3b

The cost of a major construction project to build a rail line that will run under Sydney Harbour is likely to blow out by up to...

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Infrastructure
9 Aug, 2019
NSW govt push for fed infrastructure funds

The NSW treasurer will call for the Commonwealth to dig deep for city and nation-building infrastructure when he meets with his interstate counterparts in Adelaide.

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Civil
24 Jul, 2019
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...

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Infrastructure
13 May, 2019
Perth Airport Link Tunnel Reaches Redcliff

Perth's Forrestfield-Airport Link project has reached a major milestone, as the first tunnel-boring machine arrives at Redcliff Station. 

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Infrastructure
3 Apr, 2019
Melbourne-to-Geelong Fast Rail a 'Fantasy'

The two billion dollar Melbourne-to-Geelong fast rail project included in the federal budget is an election eve "fantasy" with no money available for two years, the...

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Infrastructure
3 Apr, 2019
Major Infrastructure Projects Announced In The Federal Budget

MAJOR INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS ANNOUNCED IN THE FEDERAL BUDGET

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Infrastructure
25 Mar, 2019
Fast-rail For the Regions with $2b Plan

Rail travel between Geelong and Melbourne will be twice as quick once a new fast-rail link is built, but Victoria is criticising Canberra for jumping the...

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