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Four companies have been shortlisted to revitalise Central Dandenong, Melbourne, with a mixed-use development worth up to $300 million.

Shortlist revealed for $300M Dandenong development

Works near completion on $135M Casey Hospital redevelopment

New CEO and Board members for WorkSafe Victoria

Recycled railway sleepers have been incorporated into Melbourne’s Richmond station as part of a campaign to reduce waste through construction.

Proposals close for $44M Inland Rail program soon

Contractors are being sought to build the first stage of the M6 Project, an underground motorway from Arncliffe to Kogarah in Sydney.

EOI’s open for stage one of Sydney M6

Cat dealer Energy Power Systems Australia (EPSA) offers a front-end engineering and design option that provides cost savings and early identification of opportunities.
To combat acoustic intrusion, researchers from the University of Auckland have been awarded around $1 million to develop a new type of wall.

Researchers to engineer new soundproof wall

Lendlease and Charter Hall Group have partnered with the Australian Federal Police (AFP) to deliver a new $300 million building for its Melbourne State Office (MSO).

Lendlease to build new AFP headquarters

Coffee could soon be used to create concrete bricks, used in driveways, homes and offices, thanks to a new project from RMIT University.

Turning coffee into concrete

Acrow Formwork and Construction makes $21.25M buyout

The winners of Bentley Systems' annual Year in Infrastructure awards program have been announced, to celebrate excellence in the design, construction and operation of infrastructure.

Bentley Systems 2019 Year in Infrastructure winners announced

Multiplex’s Australasian Chief Executive Officer has been appointed to the new position of Global CEO, following the departure of the company’s CEO for Europe, the Middle East and Canada (EMEC).

CIMIC Group board member resigns

An infrastructure maintenance company has implemented one of the first deep-learning artificial intelligence (AI) to allow bridge and tunnel owners detect changes before they can escalate into large-sale failures.
Bentley Systems has unveiled new digital twin initiatives to improve efficient city and regional operations for more connected and resilient infrastructure.

Digital twin initiatives launched for smart cities

Victoria’s new strategy for women in construction

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A new Northern Territory-based $500 million methanol plant could see the creation of 1000 construction jobs.

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Incolink, a joint enterprise of employer associations and construction industry unions, has appointed a new Chief Executive Officer.

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A new report has found that the construction industry is the most targeted by ransomware globally, most likely due to market factors making it difficult to invest in IT staffing or services.

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The Queensland Government has awarded a $110 million contract to deliver stages one and two of the new Inner City South State Secondary College in Dutton Park, Brisbane.

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