WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Meat wholesalers DBC benefit from customised cool room forklifts and exceptional service from United

Meat wholesalers DBC benefit from customised cool room forklifts and exceptional service from United

Western Australia-based meat wholesalers, DBC, say they are benefitting from the reliability and service and backup provided by United Forklift and Access Solutions.

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Rio Tinto developments to boost construction jobs

Rio Tinto developments to boost construction jobs

More than 1000 construction jobs will be created as part of Rio Tinto's three mine developments in WA.

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Roe 8 skids into a dead end

Roe 8 skids into a dead end

The newly elected Labor government in Western Australia has wasted no time to begin renegotiating the $440 million Roe 8.

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Chinese company to build $6B Pilbara project

Chinese company to build $6B Pilbara project

BBI Group has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a Chinese firm for the construction of port and rail infrastructure as part of a $6 billion iron ore project in the Pilbara.

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WA election: away with Roe 8, in comes rail plan

WA election: away with Roe 8, in comes rail plan

New WA Premier Mark McGowan, which led Labor to victory at the state election on Saturday, says his immediate focus is terminating the Roe 8 construction contracts.

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Building the West but when?

Building the West but when?

The Infrastructure Coalition in Western Australia has recently released a paper titled "Building the West", which shows how the strong growth rate in WA over the past decade has contributed to an infrastructure gap in many sectors, producing extreme competition for infrastructure funding.

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Roe 8 fails the tests of responsible 21st-century infrastructure planning

Roe 8 fails the tests of responsible 21st-century infrastructure planning

The Beeliar Group of professors formed recently to oppose the building of a new highway, called Roe 8, through an important wetland and woodland regional park in Perth's southern suburbs.

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Taking business to the next level in WA & NT

Taking business to the next level in WA & NT

Donald Cant Watts Corke recently announced a new line-up in their senior management team, with Neil Dickson appointed to the role of managing director.

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Konecranes prepares technicians for real-world tasks

Konecranes prepares technicians for real-world tasks

Late last year, Konecranes announced the launch of a new state of the art training centre in Sydney, which will provide technicians with industry specific training on crane use, service, maintenance and inspections. Inside Construction speaks to the company to find out more.

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NorthLink WA moves forward; contracts awarded

NorthLink WA moves forward; contracts awarded

Roe 8 and the Perth Freight Link may be a major election issue and attempts have been made to foil the project but things are moving ahead for another WA development, with the second of three construction contracts for the $1.12 billion NorthLink WA project being awarded this week.

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