PROJECTS

Damen TSHD 650 Tommy Norton delivered to Gippsland Ports

Damen TSHD 650 Tommy Norton delivered to Gippsland Ports

The Tommy Norton, a Damen Trailing Suction Hopper Dredger (TSHD) 650 built at Damen Shipyards Yichang has been officially delivered to its new proud owner, Gippsland Ports.

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Australia's first Komatsu "intelligent" excavator proves its worth for WA contractor

Australia's first Komatsu "intelligent" excavator proves its worth for WA contractorLock icon2

Australia's first iMC (intelligent Machine Control) Komatsu PC210LCi-10 excavator recently made construction of a complex bio retention basin system a straightforward, no dramas project for Western Australian-based Coalcliff Plant Hire & Civil Contracting.

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How to reduce concrete cross contamination

How to reduce concrete cross contaminationLock icon2

The NorthConnex batch plant in Sydney shows the way.

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Western Sydney Stadium underway

Western Sydney Stadium underway

Work has officially kicked off on the $300 million, 30,000 seat Western Sydney Stadium at Parramatta which will set a new standard for sports fans when it opens in 2019.

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CPB begins work on Mackay Ring Road

CPB begins work on Mackay Ring Road

Work has commenced on Mackay and Whitesunday's massive - the government says largest ever - road infrastructure project with the first sod officially turned on stage one of the Mackay Ring Road project last week.

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Cost-effective solution for regional roads

Cost-effective solution for regional roadsLock icon2

NSW-based business Grade Control may have started out focusing on simple blade indicator systems for graders but founder Phil Polmear has continued to reinvent the business and now supplies a more diverse range of products to councils and contractors.

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Geotech drilling almost completed

Geotech drilling almost completedLock icon2

Hagstrom Drilling is on the cusp of completing three months' worth of geotechnical drilling investigations as part of Sydney's major Western Harbour Tunnel and Beaches Link project.

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John Holland orders big; scores new contract on Sydney Metro

John Holland orders big; scores new contract on Sydney Metro

Construction giant John Holland Group has had a busy September on the Sydney Metro project, with big orders on equipment and a new contract.

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The key to project efficiency? A connected jobsite

The key to project efficiency? A connected jobsite

In the construction industry, we're increasingly seeing indications of how new cutting edge technologies hold huge potential for innovation. From wearable technology such as smart helmets to sensors on construction equipment, there is a growing selection of technologies to assist with improved safety on the jobsite and project efficiency.

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Rebuilding one of Europe's busiest airports

Rebuilding one of Europe's busiest airportsLock icon2

Efficient new construction technology has delivered a runway surface for Frankfurt Airport in a tight timeframe.

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