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.
Caterpillar has manufactured and delivered its 50,000th articulated truck, making it the third truck milestone for the business this year.
Drivers in south-western Victoria are already experiencing the benefits of upgrades to three freight routes in the region's ‘Green Triangle’, according to the Victorian Government.
The Federal Government has committed up to $96 million from its Northern Australia Infrastructure Fund to boost enrolments in engineering courses at James Cook University in Townsville.
South Australian Premier Steven Marshall has announced the appointment of chief executives to a number of state government agencies, including the Department of Energy and Mining.