Queensland to be home to $2B wind farm project
Global energy giant Acciona Energia has started the development of the Herries Range Wind Farm in the Darling Downs Region of Queensland, with the project estimated to cost approximately $2 billion.
ARTC Inland Rail track opens between Narrabri and Moree
The Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) has opened 83 kilometres of upgraded Inland Rail track between Moree and Narrabri in New South Wales, with the first grain train set to run in the coming days.
Komatsu’s expanded electric offerings on show at bauma
Komastu has offered a preview into the future of the construction and mining industry, with a large presence at bauma 2022 with a future focus on smart construction and electric offerings for machines.
New president announced for Superior Industries
Jason Adams has been promoted to president of Superior Industries, the US based bulk materials handling solutions specialist.
Net Zero Unit established by Department of Infrastructure
A Net Zero Unit has been established in the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communication and the Arts, to drive transport and infrastructure emissions reductions.
Key milestone for the east coast high speed rail project
As an important first step for the establishment of the east coast high speed rail network, the ‘High Speed Rail Authority Bill 2022’ has been passed by the parliament.
Quarry Magazine launches digital marketplace
In a unique offering for the industry, Quarry is launching a marketplace platform dedicated to sale and hire of quarrying equipment.
Circular sustainability informs Heidelberg Materials acquisition
Heidelberg Materials is set to acquire RWG, a German construction materials recycling company, keeping in line with Heidelberg’s investment strategy to put a focus on circular economy.
NAWIC awards shine the spotlight on structural change
An innovative trial of a five-day work week, a six-month parental leave policy and nation-building infrastructure projects that are growing the female talent pool are among the winners of the 2022 NAWIC Awards for Excellence.