Winners of the 2018 Civil Contractors Federation National Earth Awards have been announced, showcasing excellence in civil construction projects across the country.
A new 650-metre long access jetty and 350-metre long wharf has been constructed by construction company McConnel Dowell for mining company Rio Tinto’s $2.6 billion Amrun bauxite development on the Cape York Peninsula in Far North Queensland.
The Western Sydney Airport Corporation has awarded the Early Earthworks contract for the project, which involves moving 1.8 million cubic metres of earth as well as road and drainage works.
Contracting firms form global council to drive innovation and digitisation in engineering and construction
Leaders from AECOM, Bechtel, Fluor, John Holland and Lendlease together with Aconex have formed the Global Industry Council (GIC).