The flow of new projects may have halted, but for now, contractors in Western Australia continue to rake in new work associated with large scale resource construction projects, the Western Australian government says.

State Commerce Minister Michael Mischin says eight local firms have bagged separate contracts worth a combined total of around $387.6 million in recent months for work on Chevron’s $29 billion Wheatstone Gas Project. The projects are expected to result in 628 jobs for work based predominantly either in Perth or…