Construction complete on $2.6B Amrun bauxite development

Construction complete on $2.6B Amrun bauxite development

Posted in Industry News, Latest News, Project Report//August 13, 2018

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.

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New benchmarking tool raising the bar for sustainability

New benchmarking tool raising the bar for sustainability

Posted in Asphalt Review, Civil Works, Industry News, Latest News, Technology Update//July 19, 2018

With the introduction of an internationally-aligned benchmarking tool, Australian road owners and authorities can now be confident that the asphalt products they use are as sustainable as they claim to be.

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QLD dam to undergo $18M upgrade

QLD dam to undergo $18M upgrade

Posted in Civil Works, Environment, Latest News//July 19, 2018

An $18 million upgrade of Queensland’s Sideling Creek Dam is moving ahead, with construction now underway.

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The white elephant in the room

The white elephant in the room

Posted in Civil Works, Environment, Industry News, Latest News, Up front//July 17, 2018

Managing Australia’s water infrastructure is vital to avoiding disaster. Professor Simon Beecham talks to Roads & Infrastructure about building drought and flood resilience through infrastructure.

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Combatting concrete cancer

Combatting concrete cancer

Posted in Civil Works, Environment, Industry News, Latest News, Up front//July 11, 2018

Steel reinforced concrete will begin to rust over time, leading to costly damage. Roads & Infrastructure Magazine explores the issue of concrete cancer and the alternatives to steel out there.

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Roadmap paves way for carbon positive future

Roadmap paves way for carbon positive future

Posted in Environment, Industry News, Latest News//July 10, 2018

Australia’s built environment can lead the world in creating a carbon positive future and offers more opportunities and lower costs to help ease the transition required to reduce emissions, according to the Green Building Council of

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