VICTORIA

Construction underway on Stockyard Hill Wind Farm

Construction underway on Stockyard Hill Wind Farm

Construction has started on Goldwind's 530MW Stockyard Hill Wind Farm project in Victoria, which features 149 turbines and will have enough power generation capacity for more than 340,000 households in the state.

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HVNL - exemption notice published

HVNL - exemption notice published

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator has published a mass and dimension exemption notice under the Heavy Vehicle National Law for Victorian Class 1 heavy vehicles.

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Monash Freeway EOI

Monash Freeway EOI

Expressions of interest now underway to build the $711 million second stage of the Monash Freeway project.

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A fleet boasting diversity and modernity

A fleet boasting diversity and modernityLock icon2

Committed to supplying first class service and equipment to its clients, Williamstown Crane Hire has spent the last few decades establishing a profile as one of the most modern and diverse crane hire companies in Victoria, operating in a range of markets including manufacturing, petro-chemical, wharf services and construction.

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A first for Australia's roads

A first for Australia's roads

Waste plastic bags and glass have found a home, thanks to a partnership between Downer Group, Hume City Council in Victoria and resource recovery companies Close the Loop and RED Group.

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A gap in traineeship

A gap in traineeship

The Crane Industry of Australia (Vic/Tas Branch) discusses the shortage of experienced crane crews in the country.

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Charges dropped against CFMEU officials

Charges dropped against CFMEU officials

Charges against two Victorian CFMEU construction officials were dramatically dropped at the Melbourne magistrate's court this week.

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Neoen begins construction on Bulgana Green Power Hub

Neoen begins construction on Bulgana Green Power HubLock icon2

Renewable energy producer Neoen has recently broke ground on its Bulgana Green Power Hub (BGPH) site, which will comprise a 194MW wind farm with Siemens-Gamesa turbines, combined with a 20MW/34MWh Tesla lithium-ion battery storage system in Stawell in western Victoria.

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Biggest wind farm in the southern hemisphere proposed for Victoria

Biggest wind farm in the southern hemisphere proposed for Victoria

The biggest wind farm in the southern hemisphere with the capacity to power an estimated half a million homes a year by 2025 will be built about 130km west of Melbourne, if the Andrews state government give the project the green light.

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$7.8b funding package allocated for Victorian roads and rail

$7.8b funding package allocated for Victorian roads and rail

After years of saying it was not getting enough infrastructure funding from the federal government, Victoria is about to receive around a third of Australia's budget spend on new projects, with a $7.8 billion package being earmarked for the state.

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