Second stimulus to pump $66B into Australian economy
The Federal Government has released its second stimulus package, which will see a total of $189 billion injected into the economy to keep businesses in business.
A message from John Murphy, CEO of Prime Creative Media
Prime Creative Media is committed to continuing its frequent communications. Additionally it will offer three-month complimentary subscriptions to anyone in the construction industry.
Industry CRC gets $28M to revolutionise construction
A $28 million grant has been awarded to a Cooperative Research Centre including Lendlease, BlueScope and Monash University to reduce waste, delays and emissions from Australian building projects.
Cranbourne Line duplication contracts worth $679M awarded
Two contracts have been awarded to remove a level crossing and to duplicate eight kilometres of track as part of the Victorian Government’s plan to upgrade the Cranbourne Line.
SA releases $350M stimulus package to support local projects
The South Australian Government will fast track local projects as part of a $350 million stimulus package to support jobs and businesses.
Tenders soon for $95M pipeline construction
Tenders for a $95 million pipeline will be shortlisted in April, with a design and construction tender to be awarded later this year.
Federal Govt offers $300M for bridge building in bushfire-affected communities
Bushfire-affected communities could receive $300 million to upgrade or repair bridges as part of two Federal Government funding programs.
Taking simple steps to prevent Silicosis
Silicosis is a lung disease caused by the inhalation of silica dust and often fatal. Jaimie Cookson, Director of RJC Group explains some of the ways to prevent the disease.
Last tunnel complete on Sydney Metro City and Southwest
All tunnelling has now been finished on the Sydney Metro City and Southwest project, following the arrival of tunnel boring machine Kathleen at the north of Sydney Harbour.
Construction begins on Logan City Special School learning centre
Building company Badge Constructions has begun work on a $9.5 million, two-storey, learning centre at Logan City Special School.
Water treatment plant upgrade to create 100 jobs
More than 100 construction jobs are expected to be created as part of a $36 million upgrade for one of South East Queensland’s most important water treatment plants.
Works ramp up on $90M Qantas training centre
Construction has ramped up at the site of the $90 million Qantas Group Flight Training Centre, following the installation of a tower crane.