A new $16 million tunnelling centre will open in Melbourne to give thousands of workers the skills necessary for upcoming transport projects, including the Suburban Rail Loop.
Global Surface Mining is using mining technology and applying it to a number of civil construction projects to avoid expensive drilling and blasting.
Transport business, Tranz Logistics, has reflected on its fleet of Isuzu trucks, highlighting its customised fit-for-purpose equipment for the construction industry.
The NorthConnex training hub has helped more than 1500 individuals learn new skills in its first year.
Work has begun on the West Gate Tunnel, Victoria’s long overdue alternative to the West Gate Bridge, according to the Victorian Government.
Two tunnel boring machines – 90 metres long, 15.6 metres in diameter and weighing 4000 tonnes each, have been selected to build Melbourne’s $6.7 billion West Gate Tunnel.