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
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
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 Must Address Skills Shortage on Road and Rail Projects
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
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 within the capital of the United States is in mediocre condition, a new report has found.
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
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.
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.
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.
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...
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.
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...
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.
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...
Major Infrastructure Projects Announced In The Federal Budget
MAJOR INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS ANNOUNCED IN THE FEDERAL BUDGET
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...