Design and construction geotechnical specialist Menard Oceania has announced completion of major ground improvement works on behalf of its client, FKG. With ground improvement works completed ahead of schedule, the Brisbane site, once built, will be a new warehouse for Steelforce, a major distributor of steel products in Australia. The 25,000m² warehouse project, located in … Continue reading Ground improvement works complete for new Steelforce warehouse at Port of Brisbane
SCF, one of Australia’s largest container providers, will exhibit at multi-modal supply chain event MEGATRANS2018, which takes over the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 10-12 May 2018. SCF specialises in new and used container hire, sales and design. The company supplies the Australian transport, resources, construction, defence and chemical storage industries, and manages more than 13,000 containers throughout Australia as … Continue reading Container expert SCF signs on for MEGATRANS2018
Agricultural business Simplot Australia has committed to a new facility in Truganina, a 20,725m2 site with an additional 5,156m2 of super-canopy. Simplot Australia owns Australian brands such as Birds Eye, Leggo’s, Chiko and Edgell, John West and Lean Cuisine, and distributes its products to supermarkets and foodservice outlets across Australia. The company used the back-to-back … Continue reading New 20,000sqm VIC facility for Simplot Australia
The Civil Contractors Federation (CCF) has announced the key individuals and business leaders set to speak at its 2017 Australian Infrastructure Summit this November. The event will be held in Canberra on 20-21 November at the QT Hotel, with presenters comprising representatives from some of Australia’s leading corporations and government bodies, including: Nick Cleary, Chairman, CLARA Marc … Continue reading Industry speakers announced for CCF Summit
Rail freight operator Pacific National has welcomed the Federal Government’s commitment to fund the Inland Rail project. “More than thirty years since the ambitious rail link was first suggested, the 1,700km rail line is now well on track to become a reality following the $8.4 billion commitment in last night’s Federal Budget,” the company said … Continue reading Pacific National responds to Federal Inland Rail commitment
Online plant hire equipment database iSeekplant has recently launched a new video marketing campaign, a raw and witty take on the challenges facing the world of mining and construction in Australia. With the Australian construction and mining industries experiencing tough times, iSeekplant is using a creative way to cut through the loud market and get their … Continue reading Tongue-in-cheek video takes a dig at construction and mining industries
A group of LCB Construction Equipment Australia (CEA) dealers and staff travelled to Europe in January to see where the products they sell every day are manufactured, while receiving valuable product training across the JCB product line.
Decmil Group Limited has won the expansion contract for Hastings Fuel Terminal in Victoria operated by United Terminals.
Sirius Resources have commenced project development for the Nova nickel mine as of Australia Day.
The University of Technology, Sydney’s Gerard de Vance examines the fallout from Leighton’s axeing of its CEO and CFO yesterday