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Artist's impression of Sydney Metro's Victoria Cross station

Groups shortlisted for two major Sydney Metro contracts

SIX tenderers have been shortlisted to bid for two major contracts for Sydney Metro, which include the integrated development of Victoria Cross Station and Metro line-wide works such as new tracks, electrical systems and train facilities.

Artist's impression of proposed Melrose Park development

Parramatta Council signs MoU for new Gateway Bridge

CITY of Parramatta Council has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with property company, PAYCE, enabling detailed planning and design work to commence for a possible new bridge across the Parramatta River linking Melrose Park and Wentworth Point.

Re-Imagining Campbelltown

Campbelltown City Council unveils vision for city's future

CAMPBELLTOWN City Council has unveiled its plan to create "Australia's Greenest City" as it launches a new employment and investment initiative to attract and support the next generation of jobs and homes for one of the fastest growing economic regions in the country.

Faster Rail Prospectus

Three business cases for faster rail to be developed under Australian Government's $20m Faster Rail Prospectus

PROPOSALS for improvements to train services between Sydney and Newcastle, upgrades to rail infrastructure between Brisbane and Moreton Bay and the Sunshine Coast, and high-speed rail between Melbourne and Shepparton have been selected to receive funding for business cases under the Australian's Government's $20 million Faster Rail Prospectus.

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  • Category: Australia
New House

Dwelling approvals increase by 17.1 per cent in January

FOLLOWING a revised decrease of 20.6 per cent in December, the total number of new dwellings approved in January increased by 17.1 per cent, in seasonally adjusted terms, according to the latest figures released last week by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

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  • Category: Australia
Melbourne West CBD

Land titles and registry functions of Land Use Victoria to be privatised

VICTORIAN Treasurer Tim Pallas last week announced the State Government will shortly issue an Expression of Interest to proceed with the commercialisation of the land titles and registry functions of Land Use Victoria, with proceeds of the transaction to be invested in transport infrastructure.

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  • Category: Victoria
Map of Armadale Road Upgrade

Work starts on $145m Armadale Road upgrade in Perth

WORK has officially started on the $145 million upgrade of Armadale Road in Perth, with Federal Minister for Urban Infrastructure and Cities Paul Fletcher, WA Premier Mark McGowan and Transport Minister Rita Saffioti last week turning the first sod on the project.

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